Scale 1/72
Manufacturer Werner's Wings
Decal Sheet ID WW72-05
Decal Sheet Title Pavehawks - Combat Rescue
Types Featured HH-60G, MH-60H, HH-60U

Werner's Wings sheet WW72-05 provides markings for 17 different HH-60 and MH-60s. The individual aircraft are:

  • MH-60G 82-23689 during 1989. This was one of the first USAF H-60s and was later converted to HH-60G standard. It carried the European One scheme, comprising FS36118, FS34102 and FS34092 with all markings in black;
  • MH-60G 87-26011 from the 55th SOS, Operation Desert Storm, 1991. This carried a two-tone brown scheme comprising FS30400 and FS30140 with all markings in black;
  • HH-60G 92-26466 "AK" from the 210 RQS, Alaska ANG 2003. European One scheme with markings in black.This aircraft was fitted with skis which was painted with Jolly Green footprints (five toes on the left and six on the right);
  • HH-60G 97-26773 "MY" from the 41 RQS 2003. This was painted European One with markings in black, and was unsual in carrying stars'n'bars on the doghouse;
  • HH-60G 91-26353 "OT" from the 88 TES 2003, painted European One with black markings;
  • HH-60G 87-26009 "FT" during 2015, painted overall FS36118 Gunship Grey with black markings;
  • HH-60G 89-26206 "LN" from the 56 RQS during 2014, painted FS36118 Gunship Grey with black markings including a "pedro" moustache on the nose;
  • HH-60G 89-26209 "ZZ" from the 33 RQS during 2012, in overall Gunship Grey (FS36118) with black markings;
  • HH-60G 90-26227 "DR" from the 305 RQS during 2015, painted overall FS36118 Gunship Grey with black markings;
  • HH-60G 90-26227 "DR" from the 305 RQS during 2003, painted in a test scheme comprising FS33690, FS30145 and FS34201 with all markings in black. This aircraft was deployed to Iraq during 2003-4;
  • HH-60G 90-26224 during 2011, painted FS36118 Gunship grey with a black moustache on the nose;
  • HH-60G 87-26008 "FT" painted overall FS36118 Gunship Grey;
  • HH-60G 89-26201 "FT" from the 55 RQS during 2008, painted overall FS36118 Gunship Grey with a light grey sharkmouth;
  • HH-60G 90-26226 during 2014 and painted overall Gunship Grey with a black moustache on the nose;
  • HH-60G 88-26120 from the 129 RQS California ANG during 2007;
  • HH-60G 92-26465 "FT" during 2009, painted Gunship Grey with a light grey sharkmouth. This aircraft also carried badges for all of the squadrons in the wing on the cabin doors, with light grey drop shadows;
  • HH-60U 10-20321 painted overall Gunship Grey. This aircraft is one of the three HH-60Us operated by the Government Helicopter Operations Supporting Test squadron (GHOST) based at the Nellis Test Range.

Werner's Wings provide full colour left and right side views of each aircraft, separate upper and lower schemes and full colour details. A comprehensive history of the MH/HH-60 in USAF service is also provided.

Markings are on two small decal sheets and are in perfect register.

A fantastic and well-researched sheet from Werner's Wings - highly recommended!

NOTE: These decals provide markings for the HH/MH-60G from when first introduced into service up to the current day. If you wish to model an aircraft post-2002, you will need the Armycast conversion set (designed for the Hasegawa kit).

Review and images by Chris St Clair