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The New Avengers - Bell 47G
The New Avengers (1976-7) - this TV series was a revival of The Avengers, about British secret agent John Steed (Patrick Macnee). For this show, the hero's new team was: Gambit (Gareth Hunt), and Purdey (Joanna Lumley). The programme ran for two seasons with a total of 26 episodes.

Season one's House Of Cards has a Bell-47G piloted by a killer in pursuit of Steed's car to a hideaway in the country, but the helicopter is stolen by Gambit, whose low-flying action ensures the villain is caught.

Bell 47 helicopter in House of Cards episode

Bell 206 helicopter in The New Avengers
Bell 206B helicopter in The New Avengers

The New Avengers helicopter in Sleeper
Sleeper features a Bell 206 (in blue and white) and a Bell 206B JetRanger II (yellow and white), from Alan Mann Helicopters, used for dawn patrols over London during a gas attack by armed robbers - who plan to get away by air, with their loot, but heroine Purdey hi-jacks the chopper.

At the end of Dirtier By The Dozen, Steed arrives in a Bell 206B helicopter, and he drops a rope ladder to rescue Purdey from a minefield.
Bell 206B in The New Avengers

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