GI JOE GYRO VIPER Vintage Action Figure Mamba Pilot COMPLETE 3 3/4 C9+ v1 1987
Gyro-Viper (version 1) was released by Hasbro and was released as part of the sixth series (1987), packaged exclusively with the Cobra Mamba helicopter. He was also sold in 1988, then was discontinued domestically in 1989.
Gyro-Viper came with a maroon helmet.
The coordination necessary to pilot a helicopter is akin to operating a yoyo with your left hand while spinning a pie plate on the tip of your right index finger while you're balancing full glasses of water on top of your feet. Piloting an attack helicopter in combat is like doing all of that while riding a twelve point buck through the woods in the middle of hunting season, Mamba pilots have to be pretty nervy just to get through the training program