Sea Hunt: Flatcar with Coast Guard helicopter load from Menards

Posted by Bob Keller
on Thursday, May 25, 2017

The premium 14-inch flatcar from Menards has a most colorful cargo load: The MH65 Search and resume helicopter. The car has a cast-in winch, opening side door, and movable rotors.

The latest flatcar and cargo load from Menards is the no. 279-3396 Coast Guard flatcar with helicopter load. The 14 3/4-inch flatcar has a die-cast MH-65 search and rescue helicopter load. The chopper may be removed from the car and the rotors can be opened for flight or fixed forward for shipment. The car costs $39.99 plus shipping. Order online at and select free shipment to your local Menards store.

The flatcar comes with a packet of stanchions and the rotors can be positioned.

The rear of the helicopter features the distinctive rear rotor and finned wing design of the Aérospatiale Helicopter.

The helicopter has an opening side door for the winch operator to drop off or pickup personnel or equipment.

The flatcar has a very aerodynamic load!

Get both of these watchers of the waves, the no. 279-3396 Coast Guard flatcar with helicopter load and the no.279-3398 O gauge US Navy flatcar with an MH60R helicopter load. Available online at

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