Eden in Erie County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
AH-1 “Whiskey Cobra” Heliocopter
[separate panel post] AH-1 "Whiskey Cobra" Specifications
Type: Two-seat attack helicopter
Powerplant: One General Electric T700-GE-401 turbo shafts, each rated at 1,723shp.
Maximum speed: 219 m.p.h.
Hover ceiling: 14,750 ft.
Range: 365 mi., Weights: Empty 10,215 lb; Loaded 14,750 lb.
Dimensions: Rotor diameter 48 ft., Fuselage length 45 ft. 6 in., Height 13 ft. 6 in., Rotor disc area 1,809 sq, ft.
[center stone] "Wars are fought with weapons, but won by men" George S. Patton
Erected by American Legion.
Location. 42° 39.724′ N, 78° 53.471′ W. Marker is in Eden, New York, in Erie County. Marker is at the intersection of Legion Drive and North Main Street (U.S. 62), on the right when traveling east on Legion Drive. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2912 Legion Drive, Eden NY 14057, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Quaker Cemetery (approx. 0.6 miles away); First Baptist Church (approx. 0.7 miles away); Hill's Corners (approx. ¾ mile away); Col. Asa Warren (approx. 0.8 miles away); Dedicated to the Honor and Sacrifice (approx. 0.8 miles away); Samuel Tubbs (approx. 1½ miles away); In God We Trust (approx. 3.6 miles away); First Settler (approx. 3.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Eden.
Categories. • Military • War, 1st Iraq & Desert Storm • War, Vietnam •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 18, 2016, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 154 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on April 18, 2016, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.