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What Squirrels can do

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... just because they can!




Some variants have no trouble popping up to 15,000 ft and more... perfect for a little heli-skiing!



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Thanks! It gets a little mushy at that altitude,and credit to the FDE for making it so.


A Squirrel actually holds the absolute altitude record for rotary wings:

World Altitude record by Helicopter – 42,500Ft About thirty years after the record set by Jean Boulet on a SA315 B “Lama” helicopter, Fred North, professional pilot, takes an AS 350 B2 “Squirrel” to the fantastic altitude of 12954 m.

(Thanks Wiki)

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