Aerospatiale Alouette III South African Air Force SAAF Model

Model description : Aerospatiale Alouette III South African Air Force SAAF

Manufacturer : Aerospatiale

Product statistics

Length 16.00 in (40.60 cm) Rotor Diameter 16.80 in (42.70 cm) Height 4.50 in (11.40 cm) Scale 1:24 Registration No Registration

Shipping and choice of stand may increase the price of this model.

10-12 weeks (Updated on April 10, 2022)

Approximate production time until images are emailed for approval

Shipment is by FedEx, UPS or DHL International Express Courier with a normal door-to-door delivery time worldwide of within 2-3 business days after despatch. Due to the current volatility of world fuel prices the amount mentioned here is our best estimate for DHL and UPS and may be subject to change at the time of shipping.

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US $219.50

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10-12 weeks (Updated on April 10, 2022)

Approximate production time until images are emailed for approval

General product description

Our Aerospatiale Alouette III South African Air Force SAAF Model scale model helicopter exhibits unique, unrivalled quality and detailed design to come as close as possible to the accuracy of the actual helicopter. It comes standard with a robust , durable base or stand which is available in a variety of different finishes designed to match your own personal requirements including solid wood, wood with polished chrome steel supports or adjustable wood wall mount and will be ready within about 10-12 weeks (Updated on April 8, 2022) from placement of order.

The Alouette 111 model helicopter is made of the finest kiln dried renewable mahogany wood (commonly known as Lauan or Meranti) which has undergone many stages of carving and meticulous and careful sanding giving the beautiful finished museum quality masterpiece. Many collectors and model connoisseurs demonstrate their preference for genuine handmade and hand painted mahogany wood models rather than plastic, resin or die cast (diecast) alternatives due to the overall look and totally different feel of the item - we trust you will find the same. Our craftsmen and gifted artisans ensure that our finely handcrafted model helicopter match the precise blueprint details of the original helicopter. The Alouette model helicopters paint scheme, markings and parts are closely matched, reflecting the original Alouette . This top-quality Alouette 111 replica will surely enthral anyone who receives this stylish desktop display as a gift. This Alouette 111 model helicopter is for sure one of the most appropriate and desirably collectable gifts for every aviation enthusiast and avid aircraft collector whilst also displaying a perfect resemblance to the actual Aerospatiale Alouette III South African Air Force SAAF Model.  

Model Helicopters form a very important part of the range of scale model handmade aircraft. We have a wide selection of both civilian and military models to choose from famous manufacturers such as Aerospatiale, American Eurocopter, Agusta, Boeing Rotorcraft, Brantly International, Enstrom, Higgins, Hughes, Hiller, Kaman, Lancair, MD, NH Industries, Piasecki, Robinson, Schweizer, Shawnee, Sikorsky and Westland. Helicopter models dating back to the WW II, the Vietnam and Korean War and until the very present are all available. Every wooden scale helicopter model is handcrafted to the most perfect of detail - they are much more than simple models - they are works of art! If you require we can also make the Alouette 111 in any other airline or private livery (or colour scheme) you require and if necesary in a different size or scale. Just email us a description or photographs with colours and we will let you have a quotation for the necessary customisation. We can also make bespoke scale replicas of any other private / civil commercial airliner or airliners, helicopter, glider, gliders with engines, military jet, warplane jets, propeller warplanes, biplane, triplane, tail fin, spacecraft, rocket or NASA model you require in any airline, military or civilian livery or colors. We also produce model airship, blimp, dirigible, blimps, boat,and ship collectibles. Wall plaque or seal for military, government or private customers. Wholesale and retail and general customization inquiries welcome.


Product details

The Aerospatiale Alouette III (French for Skylark) is a single-engine, light utility helicopter developed by Sud Aviation and later manufactured by Aerospatiale of France. The Alouette III is the successor to the Alouette II, being larger and having more seating. Originally powered by a *Turbomeca Artouste IIIB turboshaft engine, the Alouette III is recognised for its mountain rescue capabilities and adaptability.


SE 3130 Alouette II - After 1967 called SA 313B Alouette II
SE 3131 Gouverneur - VIP version which led up to the Alouette III
SE 3140 Alouette II - Proposed version, it was going to be powered by a 298 kW (400hp) Turbomeca Turmo II engine. None were ever built.
HKP 2 Alouette II - Swedish licence version of the SE.3130
SE 3150 Alouette Astazou - It has a 550 shp Turboméca Astazou IIA shaft turbine (derated to 360 shp) and strengthened transmission system of the Alouette III
SE 3180 Alouette II - After 1967 called SA 318C Alouette II derived from the SE 3150
HAL Cheetah - Indian licence version of the SE.3180