Hello to all...my name is Kirk Sunley , and while I am a rated
helicopter pilot I am also a collector too.
are several helmets in my collection (all helicopter too!) at present. The collection
circa AFH-1 US Army issue new and mint
green SPH-4A single visor with TPL conversion
SPH-4C single visor with NVG/ANVIS mount and green night vision compliant anti laser
2 US Army
issue SPH-4B dual visor with NVG/ANVIS visor covers / no mounts
issue helicoter crew configured HGU-55P with a PRU-36/P dual visor housing.
HGU-84/P size XL
HGU-56/P size XL
SPH-5 with NVG/ANVIS mount, battery pack and liplight
a SPH-4 dual visor white in fantastic condition
While I don't have
pictures of all of my helmets, I am also working on that right now too, there are a
few pictured here but you can find more on my new website, dedicated to the flight helmet.
Please visit it when you can! The URL is: http://people.we.mediaone.net/heliflyer/tfhsindex.html
The circa 70's USArmy issue AFH-1 helmet
Kirks Single visor SPH-4A helmet
A very nice looking SPH-5 model helmet
An HGU-55/P Helmet with PRU-36/P dual visor housing and boom mike
I have seen others
collections here and have been just really blown away at some of the really fantastic
pieces of aviation history that we are in charge of. I have been collecting over a period
of about a decade and I have seen some of the most unusual flight helmets in the hands of
the private collectors...Steve's herd of helmets being the most wide spread yet I should
Well that's about it for
me...please feel free to contact me via e-mail if
you have any questions or comments.