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Aerospatiale alouette iii 1
Aerospatiale as332 super puma 2
Aerospatiale as350 ecureuil 5
Aerospatiale as355 ecureuil 2 1
Aerospatiale gazelle 3
Aerospatiale sa330 puma 3
Aerospatiale sa365 dauphin 2 1
Agusta ab206 1
Agusta ab212 1
Agusta ab412 1
Atlas Aircraft TP-1 Oryx 1
Bell 204 1
Bell 205 2
Bell 206 4
Bell 209 ah-1 cobra 1
Bell 212 8
Bell 407 3
Bell 412 1
Boeing 414 - H-47D Chinook 1
Breda Nardi NH500 1
Dornier UH-1D 1
Eurocopter AS350 Ecureuil 8
Eurocopter as365 dauphin 2 1
Eurocopter ec135 3
Eurocopter super puma/cougar 1
Hughes 369 / 500 / H-6 1
Kaman K-MAX 1
Kawasaki Heavy Industries CH-47J 1
Kawasaki Heavy Industries kv 107-ii 1
MBB bo105 1
McDonnell Douglas md500 2
McDonnell Douglas MD900 Explorer 1
Robinson r-22 1
Sikorsky s-61 H-3 3
Sikorsky s-64 CH-54 1
Sikorsky s-65 H-53 1
Sikorsky s-70 H-60 7
Westland Lynx 1

2007 204b 2197 Air America N1305X : Air America; 10,000 flight hours in South Vietnam; Apr75 fall of Saigon flown to USS Kirk (FF-1087)
N1305X : Omni Aircraft Sales at Washington, DC, canc Apr77
Air Greenland OY-HCA : Air Greenland Denmark 1977-1982
C-GVEL : Turbowest Helicopters at Calgary, AB Aug83-Sep89
Yellowhead Helicopters C-GVEL : Yellowhead helicopters 1989-2001
Great Slave Helicopters C-GVEL : Great Slave helicopters Nov01-Jul07
Eagle Copters C-GVEL : Eagle Copters Jul/Aug 2007
Servicios Aereos De Los Andes OB-1866-P : Servicios Aereos Los Andes; w/o 13dec07 at Oil exploration camp 216m NW Iquitos near Curaray-Loreto, Peru
2007 206b-3 3171 N678LW APM USA Inc: w/o 26dic07 Merchtem, Belgium
2007 206b-3 3619 N2293V : to N912SP
State of Georgia N912SP : Georgia Department of Public Safety GSP; Governor Drug Task Force; w/o 05jun07 crashed heavily wooded area near Cedartown, Georgia
2007 206l 45121 N102MM : 1977-1987
Cougar Helicopters C-GCHA : Cougar Helicopters May87-Apr00
Newfoundland Helicopters C-GCHA : Newfoundland Helicopters from Apr00; w/o 03oct07 at Postville, Labrador, main rotor contacted a AS350 sling; Jul08 canc
2007 206l-1 45544 N900RP : Mattingly Construction at Cumberland, MD 1980s
N60DG : to N60YH
N60YH : rtn to N60DG
N400EA : to N90AE
Air Evac Lifeteam N90AE : Air Evac EMS from Oct05; w/o 28jul07 on take off at Quitman County Hospital, Marks, MS. No fatalities; canc Nov08
2007 212 30574 INAER EC-FBM : Helisureste dd 1991. w/o 13jun07 hit terrain at Guipuzcoa, Spain
2007 212 31107 ASESA XA-KEU : ASESA, to N700EA
Fuerza Aerea Guatemalteca 107 : FAG; w/o 17nov07 at Agua Vulcano
2007 212 31170 Bristow G-BJGU : Series of Bristow contract ownerships, ex 9V-BMG, G-BJGU, to 5N-ALS Oct 1981, restored to G-BJGU.
Army Air Corps ZJ965 : Stored at Bristow Redhill. Under contract to AAC. Left Redhill 18 Sep 2003 for Belize by ship. Operates with 25 Flt AAC in Belize as ZJ965/B. Written off in Belize 5 Sep 2007.
2007 212 31282 Sri Lanka Air Force CH539 : Sri Lanka Air Force; ex N3211G; w/o 22oct07
2007 212 32139 Fuerza Aerea del Peru FAP-691 : FAP OB-1522 d/d 1981; w/o 28feb07
2007 212 Servicio Nacional Aeronaval 122 : Panama d/d 2003; w/o 22nov07 struck tower on departure, rolled over and caught fire at Maraflores Airport near La Palma
2007 369d 108-0360D Helicargo SA HK-2175 : Helicargo; w/o 11jan07 hit a tree near San Luis
2007 407 53269 RLC N407AK : RLC; w/o 15dec07 98m off the coast of Texas, Gulf of Mexico
2007 407 53365 ZS-RPC : South Africa private; w/o 24jan17 at Chinko wildlife park, Central African Republic. 3 fatalities
2007 407 53721 Jamaica Defence Force JDFH-31 : JDF d/d 09mar07; ex N721DF; w/o 04jul07 at Up Park Camp
2007 412ep 36385 Air Logistics N115AL : Air Logistics at New Iberia, LA Jan/Apr 2006
Bristow Helicopters Nigeria 5N-BIQ : Bristow Nigeria from 2006; w/o 03aug07 at Eket-Qua Ibom Terminal Airfield. 1 fatality
2007 ab206b-3 8730 Polizia di Stato PS-91 : Polizia; 1998 1RV; w/o 16Oct07 1RV
2007 ab212asw 5110 Türk Deniz Kuvvetleri TCB-35 : TDK; mar1999 deployed aboard Orucreis F245.
Türk Deniz Kuvvetleri TCB-35 : w/o 7nov07
2007 ab412hp 25805 armen 11335 : Armen type:Hkp11 Isabella. from 1994
Försvarsmakten 11335 : SAF type:Hkp11 Isabella. from 1998; wfu 2004 toward SE-JIZ
Patria Helicopters AB SE-JIZ : Patria Helicopters from mid/late 2005 ex 11335 toward EC-JNP
FAASA EC-JNP : FAASA from Feb06, w/o 14Aug07
2007 ah-1w 26212 US Marine Corps 162543 : USMC; conv c/n 29170; HMM-264 w/o 25may07
2007 as332b 2055 Ejercito del Aire HD.21-6 : EdA; apr97 402Esc.
Ejercito del Aire HD.21-6 : w/o 25sep07 803Esc in Badghis, Afghanistan
2007 as332c 2002 HELOG HB-XNE : HELOG 1982-2000
Heli-TV SA D-HLOG : HeliTV 1998-2000;
HELOG Lufttransport KG D-HLOG : Helog dd 2000. w/o 05mar07 midair collision with a DV-20 Katana (OE-CEF) airplane near Zell am See, Austria
2007 as350b1 1963 N518R : Lynton Aviation Services 1995; New Jersey
PDG Helicopters G-BWFY : PDG Helicopters; to EI-IHL
Irish Helicopters EI-IHL : Irish Helicopters; ex G-BWFY; w/o 12jul07 at Co Clare during power lines inspection in the Ballynacally area, pilot injured
2007 as350b1 2214 Polizei OE-BXN : BMI w/o 03may07 Innsbruck (LOWI), Austria
2007 as350b2 2883 N613TV : KTVK TV Inc at Dallas, TX Aug07-Feb08; w/o 27jul07 mid-air collision with N215TV in Phoenix. 8 fatalities
2007 as350b3 3404 State of California N811HP : California Highway Patrol (CHP) from Oct01; w/o 13jul07 at Paso Robles, CA
2007 as350b3 3588 DHS N851BP : USBP dd 2003; w/o 22may07 San Elizario, Texas
2007 as350b3 3913 Air Greenland OY-HGN : Air Greenland, test serial F-WWXQ; w/o 29aug07 ditched off Marmorilik
2007 as350ba 3167 F-OHVK : to RP-C8818
RP-C8818 : to N24TW
US Helicopters Inc N215TV : conv to B2 type; US Helicopters Mar03-Sep09; w/o w/o 27jul07 mid-air collision with N613TV in Phoenix. 2 fatalities
2007 as350bb 2982 Royal Air Force ZJ259 : RAF Squirrel HT.1 w/o 10jan07. ex G-BXFJ
2007 as350d 1168 C-GONB : Air Switch at Medicine Hat, Alberta, canc Jul86; conv to AS.350B; Les Helicopteres Abitibi Ltee at La Sarre, Quebec, canc Feb92
N20875 : Aug94
N354NT : Jan Leasing at Las Vegas, NV from Jul97, AS.350BA type; Heli-USA Airways; w/o 08mar07 at Princeville, HI. 4 fatalities
2007 as355f2 5348 G-BYPA private: w/o 01may07 hit terrain near Peterbotough, UK
2007 as365n3 6736 Pawan Hans Helicopters Ltd. VT-PHP : Pawan Hans from 2006, test serial F-WWOU; w/o 27sep07 at Karavatti
2007 as532ul 2485 Fuerzas Aeromóviles del Ejército de Tierra HU.21-54 : ET-654; ex HT.21-54 HU.21L-54; FAMET BHELMA II; w/o 29jan07 crash while flying along with ET-651 at termino municipal de Sesma (Navarra) 3 fatalities
2007 105cbs-4 S-737 Policia de la Provincia de Buenos Aires LQ-ZYR : Original built as Bo105CBS-4. Ex D-HDRY and N967MB. Crash near Mar del Plata at 13aug07
Policia de la Provincia de Buenos Aires LQ-ZYR : conv bo105cbs-5; 2006 pictured at La Plata
2007 CH-47JA 5063 Japan Ground Self-Defense Force 52963 : Kawasaki CH-47JA, c/n 5063, ff?; del JGSDF as 52963 unk; xfer 101 Hikotai, IB, unk; w/o 30Mar07.
2007 ch-54b 64-098 US Army Aviation 70-18490 : US Army CH-54B; stor AMARC as HG000? unk
US Army Aviation 70-18490 : asg 208th CT National Guard until about 1990 when sold to Erickson. The unit transitioned to CH-47D
Erickson N198AC : Erickson Air Crane; 2001 conv S-64F; canc May06
Corpo Forestale dello Stato I-SEAD : European Air Crane from 2006; lsd CFSy as tanker 737, Shirley Jean; w/o 26apr07 Impacted trees and destroyed by fire near La Spezia, no injuries
2007 ec130b4 3487 American Eurocopter N453AE : American Eurocopter
State of New York N453AE : Meridian Consulting Co Inc at Linden, NJ from Feb02, N453LH ntu; Liberty Helicopters; w/o 07jul07 autorotated into Hudson River after engine lost power during sightseeing flight. no injuries
2007 ec130b4 3685 N130WS : Sunshine Helicopters at Kahului, HI from Aug03; w/o 20apr07 at Makawao, HI; Sep09 canc
2007 EC135P2 0203 Rikspolisstyrelsen SE-HPS : Polis 8-0949. d/d 2001; w/o 24apr07 Sisjön, Västergötland. 1 fatality
2007 EC135P2 0483 Hornbill Skyways 9M-WSB : Hornbill Skyways Malaysia, test serial D-HECU; w/o 16jan07
2007 EC135T1 0224 Government of India VT-CGH : Government of Chhattisgarh; w/o 14jul07 Crashed in Balaghat hills near Lanji, Raipur in bad weather. 4 fatalities
2007 hb350b 1701 Helibras PT-HLZ : Helibras c/n HB1067 reg Dec85
Policia Militar do Brasil PT-HLZ : Policia Militar do Distrito Federal (PMDF), Corpo de Bombeiros Militar do Distrito Federal (Firefighting) noted Oct05, still oct06; conv to AS.350BA; w/o 09aug07 at Brasilia
2007 hb350b 1705 Helibras PP-EIO : Helibras c/n HB1071, reg Jul86
Policia Militar do Brasil PP-EIO : Policia Militar Espirito Santo (PMES); conv AS350BA type; w/o 16apr07 air collision at Colatina, Vitoria
2007 HH-53C 65-273 US Air Force 69-5794 : USAF 69-05794; conv to MH-53M
US Air Force 69-5794 : 20th SOS w/o 07sep07 emergency landing during NVG training at Eglin AFB, 2 injured. 2008 str AMARC
2007 hh-60h 70-1952 US Navy 165114 : USN; from SH-60F; NE-6/HS-2 w/o 10nov07 ditched 100 mi off San Diego, CA
2007 hh-60h US Navy 163783 : USN; Apr00 HCS-4
US Navy 163783 : w/o 10aug07 HCS-4 /NW-202 near Baghdad, Iraq
2007 k-max A94-0014 Kaman N164KA : Kaman Aerospace from Aug95
N164KA : Mountain West Helicopters from Jun97; 04Nov99 dam at Santa,ID; rtn Kaman 18Oct00
Eagle Helicopter AG HB-ZEH : Eagle Helikopter AG from Sep02; w/o 02oct07 crashed at Illgau, Switzerland; canc 08Feb13
2007 kv-107iia-sm-4 4127 kawasaki helicopter system JQ4127 : KV-107/IIA-SM-4, c/n 4127, ff?; Kawasaki temp reg JQ4127, Gifu, Japan, unk
Ministry of Interior MOI 11 : del Saudi Arabia, Ministry of Interior, General Civil Defence Agency as MOI 11 unk; service unk; w/o 2007, no fatalities.
Ministry of Interior MOI 11 : crashed in 2007, pilot error no fatalities
2007 ah1 285 Army Air Corps ZD276 : AAC d/d 12may83 AH1 type; conv AH7; w/o 18mar07 Mayhem Paintball Range
2007 md500e 0374E Maavoimat HH-8 : Army MD500E; ex SE-JAT; w/o 10jan07
2007 369f 0049FF N911VC : 2004. w/o 11mar07 Haena Hawaii, 1 fatality
N911VC : 2011 brought from Hawaii to Mesa, AZ; left for Idaho where it sit in a Hangar for parts
2007 md902 900/00061 Landespolizei D-HPNB : Polizei Niedersachsen, test serial N92139; w/o 14nov07 Hannover/Langenhagen airport.
2007 mh-47e M.3720 US Army Aviation 92-00472 : US Army. conv from Elicotteri Meridionali CH-47C 85-24734. 160 SOAR w/o 18feb07 crash due engine failure in eastern Afghanistan, 8 fatalities, destroyed in place next day
2007 mh-60s US Navy 165773 : USN; HSC-25 w/o 24sep07, crashed into Fena Lake, NAS Guam
US Navy 165773 : Pilot died, couldnt get out. Water in lungs, air in bottle, broken shoulder, trapped by avionics.
2007 mh-60s US Navy 166310 : USN; HSC-23 USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD-6) w/o 26jan07 crashed 50m off California
2007 NH500D BH-04 Corpo Forestale dello Stato I-CFSG : CFS-07; w/o 31oct07 Roccaforte del Greco, Reggio Calabria
2007 beta 2185 D-HBXL : Robinson test serial N2342N
Böhm Stirling-Technik e.K. D-HBXL : Bohm 1998-2002, 700 hrs flown including 4 tours to northcape Norway, Sweden and Finnland
Böhm Stirling-Technik e.K. D-HBXL : 2000 pictured (middle) on Bretagne, France; 2002 pictured (bot) on Lofoten, Norway. Widerøe airlines Bombardier Dash-8 on background; 2002 sold to Heliplus Flightscool Stuttgart
D-HBXL : Heliplus GmbH from 2006; w/o 18jul07 at near Zaiserweiher. no fatalities
2007 s-61a-4 61-780 Tentara Udara Diraja Malaysia FM-1717 : Sikorsky S-61A-4 Nuri, c/n 61-780, ff:?; del RMAF as FM-1717, 18Nov76; recoded M23-14, unk.
Tentara Udara Diraja Malaysia M23-14 : w/o 13Jul07 crashed near Genting Sempah, Pahang while on a flight from Sungai Besi to Kuantan. US Navy sent SH-60 Seahawk to join SAR mission on 15Jul07. The wreckage of the Nuri helicopter was found on 17Jul07. 6 fatalities
2007 s-61d-4 61-497 Comando de Aviacion Naval Argentina 0677 : ARA 2-H-233: Evacuated aircrew from NAS Calderon / Pebble Island on 31 May 1982 with 2-H-234, while serving with EAH2.
Comando de Aviacion Naval Argentina 0677 : ARA 2-H-233. Burn 10apr07 on icebreaker ARA Almirante Irizar (Q5) fire
2007 s-61d-4 61-779 Comando de Aviacion Naval Argentina 0696 : ARA 2-H-235 d/d 1976; c1982 pictured in Jungle livery; w/o 10apr07 on icebreaker ARA Almirante Irizar (Q5) fire
2007 sa330e 1139 Royal Air Force XW218 : RAF Puma HC1 ff 25oct71, dd 24nov71; 230 Sq/DB by Sep72; tail rotor struck ground 27sep72 near Thetford while with 230 Sq; Initially assessed as beyond economic repair.
Royal Air Force XW218 : Repaired; 230 Sq /DT by May 1984 still 1992; 18 Sq/BW by 1993 still 1996; 18 Sq/BX? by 1997; PASF (Benson) by 1998; 33 Sq by Oct 1999; 33 Sq by 2004; PASF, 230 Sq by Jun 2005; 33 Sq by Feb 2006
Royal Air Force XW218 : 1995 18Sqn /BW; 2007 33Sqn.
Royal Air Force XW218 : w/o 15apr07 asg 1563 Flt then CAT5 accident in Iraq; It landed too close to the section leader (XW211) and the main blades intertwined ; to Shawbury store 05mar08; wreck still present at Shawbury May09
2007 sa330e 1622 Royal Air Force ZA934 : RAF Puma HC.1; 20sep91 33Sqn. visit Antwerp
Royal Air Force ZA934 : RAF Puma HC1; 1994 18Sqn./BX; 2003 33Sqn./BZ
Royal Air Force ZA934 : pictured as /CS
Royal Air Force ZA934 : RAF Puma HC.1 ZA934/BZ 33sqd w/o 08aug07 near Catterick, UK
2007 sa330e 1650 Royal Air Force ZA938 : 33Sq /CW noted at QA RN Hospital 29 Jun 1982
Royal Air Force ZA938 : RAF Puma HC.1; 20sep91 33Sqn. visit Antwerp
Royal Air Force ZA938 : RAF Puma HC1; 1995 230Sqn.
Royal Air Force ZA938 : 24+25jul99 230Sqn. Fairford air show
Royal Air Force ZA938 : 2007 33Sqn.; 20nov07 w/o 1563Flt.
Royal Air Force ZA938 : Oct07 pictured with 33 Sqn at RAF Benson; w/o 20nov07 in Iraq
2007 sa341g 1095 Landespolizei D-HOPL : Polizei Niedersachsen, based Hannover/Langenhagen; later conv SA341J; 2002 canc, to SE-HUN
Landespolizei D-HOPL : 01may76 noted at Hannover airport, Langenhagen
SE-HUN : from 23jan03, as 2012 only Gazelle reg in Sweden; Odin Choppers; w/o 22mar07 pictured crash 1.5km N Broby sateri, Sodermanland during test flight before being transfer to Italy
2007 sa342l 1423 Ejercito Ecuatoriano E-343 : w/o 24jan07 mid-air collison with E-360 killing Defence Minister Guadalupe Larriva
2007 sa342l 1885 Ejercito Ecuatoriano E-360 : Ejercito GAE43; w/o 24jan07 mid-air collison with E-343 killing Defence Minister Guadalupe Larriva
2007 sa365n 6136 Landhelgisgæsla Íslands TF-SIF : Coast Guard Aug85-Jul07, test serial F-WYMM
Landhelgisgæsla Íslands TF-SIF : w/o 16jul07 pictured (bot) being recovered
2007 se3160 1432 fuerza aerea de venezuela 2287 : FAV. donated by president Hugo Chavez to bolivian president Evo Morales
Fuerza Aerea Boliviana FAB-746 : crash near Cochabamba, Bolivia 28jun07. 4 fatalities (3 bolivian and 1 venezuelan)
2007 sh-60f 70-1801 US Navy 164612 : USN; AC-612/HS-7 w/o 07may07 struck power lines on night training exercise NAS Fallon, 5 fatalities
2007 oryx 48 Suid-Afrikaanse Lugmag 1248 : SAAF 15 sqd. w/o 21nov07
2007 UH-1D 8482 Heeresflieger 73+62 : HFR20 HFR30
Heeresflieger 73+62 : w/o 06nov07 hit high voltage power line near Niederstetten (ETHN), Germany
2007 uh-1h 12042 Aviacion de Ejercito Argentino AE-455 : Ejercito. ex BuNo 69-15754 d/d 2001; pictured during SINPRODE 2004; conv Huey II as AE-462
Aviacion de Ejercito Argentino AE-462 : Ejercito. Huey II Hornero 3. ex UH-1H AE-455. flag cammo. w/o 12mar07 Neuquen
2007 uh-1h 12586 US Army Aviation 70-16281 :
Comando de Aviacion Naval Argentina 0880 : ARA 3-H-302 d/d nov00; ex 70-16281; 17may05 pictured with UN cammo at Espora; 15mar07 crash at Viedma airport; aug10 transferred to CoAvEj by truck as spares
Aviacion de Ejercito Argentino - : Ejercito d/d 2010 as spares; ex ARA 3-H-302
2007 UH-1N 31617 US Marine Corps 158276 : USMC; 1997 MCAS El Toro./02
US Marine Corps 158276 : conv to HH-1N. w/o 16aug07 Yuma Proving Grounds, Arizona 4 fatalities
2007 UH-1N 31621 US Marine Corps 158280 : USMC in 1994 /TV-14 HMLA-167 ; 1999 deployed aboard USS Nassau LHA-4. /ES-40 HMLA-167 ; 2000 /TV-14 HMLA-167 ; HMH-264 w/o 05mar07 hard landing at Lamu Manda, Kenya during Exercise Edged Mallet, no fatalities
2007 uh-60a 70-1234 US Army Aviation 88-26025 : US Army; 2001 207 AvCo; w/o 08nov07 UH-60A/ESSS type with G company 6 bat 52 Av Reg crash near Treviso Italy, 6 of 11 onboard killed
2007 uh-60l US Army Aviation 06-27077 : Army; D Coy,4 6th Cav w/o 22aug07 crashed in northern Iraq. 14 fatalities
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