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boeing-vertol UH-46D

This model is a version of 107M H-46 Sea Knight

c/n 2259


1967 to 1970





  • boeing-vertol UH-46D c/n 2259
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usa 153410
US Navy
BV-107M, c/n 2259, ff?
del USN as UH-46D, 153410, 27Feb67
xfer HC-7, VH-61, 1967
xfer HC-3, Det 103 (USS Camden), SA-05, unk
w/o on 26Mar70 when helo crashed close aboard USS Camden (AOE-2) approx 25 NM from San Diego during ship-to-shore transfer operations at 0450 local time when pilot experienced vertigo and helicopter impacted water and turned inverted. Two of five crew members rescued, three perished including pilot, Ltjg Holovnia, ATN3 Keim and ATN2 Williams.
usa 153410
US Navy
1965/66 as VH-61 with HC-7 at NAS Atsugi, Japan during a SAR mission for a missing P-3 Orion at Shikoku Island


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