The plastic blades of the helicopter can detach during operation, posing a laceration hazard. Three incidents were reported and two of these included laceration injuries.
The recalled toy Military Copters are operated by manual rotary starters and sold as a unit with two sizes, 7 and 11 inches in length, in tan and black. The product comes in a blister pack with "Military Copter with 2 Launchers" marked on the package and "Military Copter" marked on both sides of the manual starter. The model number, #9009935 and UPC 680108044474 number are printed on the back of the package near the bar code.
Exclusively at Rite Aid stores nationwide from January 2011 through May 2011 for about $7.
What To Do:
Immediately take the recalled helicopters away from children and return the product to any Rite Aid store for a full refund. Contact Excite USA toll-free at 866-791-4754 or visit excite-limited.com.
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