The 2012 Hess jet helicopter and rescue
was the forty third Hess toy truck in what became an American tradition. Find info, pictures and Hess toy trucks for sale on a daily basis here. This is the second full size helicopter and fourth helicopter in the entire fleet. This edition differs from the 2001 Helicopter with Motorcycle and Cruiser
which had two working rotors, the 2012 Hess jet helicopter
features a single motorized main and tail rotors. There are several new sound effects featured including sounds for ignition, take off and fly by. The body of the helicopter is showcases jet propulsion turbo engines, and retractable landing gear. The running lights are awesome, the can be set to steady or flashing mode complimented by a high powered, pivoting searchlights. The push button release opens the cargo bay door which lowers a ramp for the rescue vehicle. Both sides of the helicopter have windows on both sides to see the SUV inside. The rescue vehicle is a 6 door SUV type truck with friction motor, working lights and retractable emergency roof lights. This truck had a production of 1,600,000 units and was originally retailed for $26.99 at participating locations.