sikorsky s-61 H-3

SH-3G Sea King


1970


105 US Navy HSS-2/SH-3A and SH-3D converted to the cargo and utility role


Specifications

Engine: 2 x GE T58-10 1450shp
Capacity: 3 + 15
Length: (m) 16.7
Height: (m) 5.13
Blades: 5
Rotor diam.: (m) 19
Disc area: (m2)
Weight: (kgs) Empty: 5380     Max: 9300
Speed: (km/h)     Max: 267
Range: (km) 1000
Ceiling: (m) 4480
Rate/Climb: (m/min) 500
blueprints

Organisations

From Organisation with model SH-3G Sea King
1961

usa US Navy
    s-61 H-3 355 1961/09




Construction Numbers Help Us

Airframes conv to new variant
C/NYearHistory
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    61-012 1960 US Navy 148034 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3G; HC-1 w/o 22jul74
www.logbookmag.com reports: "61-012, HSS-2, 148034, Not+
This tragic incident I saw with my own eyes. The USS Ra+
I was with RVAH-13, Reconnaissance Attack Squadron Thir+
    61-015 US Navy 148037 : hss-2 Sikorsky S-61A c/n 61-015 ff?; del USN as HSS-2 148037 +
w/o 30jul87, on routine flight from Behrain to the comm+
    61-017 US Navy 148039 : hss-2 USN, 1962 redesig SH-3A, conv to SH-3G
US Marine Corps 148039 : 1973-1974 SH-3G type as HMX-1 /MX-16
US Navy 148039 : sh-3h US Navy; 1989 SH-3H type HS-9./AJ-611
uh-3h conv SH-3H; conv UH-3H; 04Oct99 Stricken from US Navy l+
    61-021 US Navy 148043 : hss-2 USN HSS-2, redesig as SH-3A in 1962
US Marine Corps 148043 : 1973-1974 SH-3G type pictured (top) as HMX-1 /MX-15 at +
US Navy 148043 : conv SH-3H unk; 24jan85 pictured (bot) as HS-6 /613 on +
sh-3d 1989 SH-3D type HS-75./NW-612
04+05jun94 SH-3H type HS-5 ./AG-614 embarked USS George+
uh-3h conv UH-3H
2005 preserved at Hawaii Museum of Flying, NAS Barbers +
    61-022 US Navy 148044 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3G; HS-4 w/o 22mar78
Crashed and burned out of NAS Fallon in remote area us+
    61-024 US Navy 148046 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3G; 1978 AMARC; VC-8/GF-26 w/o 22jan85 cra+
I was Photographers Mate in the Navy stationed at Roose+
    61-025 US Navy 148047 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3G; 1993 AMARC/9H0045
1990s SG-3G HC-1 /UP-723
Jun10 as HC-2 /HU-744 SH-3G VIP COMUSNAVCENT ( Commande+
US Department of State N47WN : State Dept from Aug10
    61-028 US Navy 148050 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3G; conv SH-3H; to civ
Carson Helicopters N81725 : Carson; 2001 Perkasie, Pennsylvania
    61-029 US Navy 148051 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3G
1989 SH-3G type NAS Jacksonville base flight./7E-051
    61-042 US Navy 148970 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3G; 1993 AMARC
    61-045 US Navy 148973 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3G; hull at NAF Atsugi, Japan by 1999
pictured as HC-1 /NK-722 date unk
    61-046 US Navy 148974 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3G; HS-1 w/o 02nov80
    61-051 US Navy 148979 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3G; pictured (top) as HC-1 /UP-727
HC-1 /UP-727, when disbanded all helos went to HS-74
pictured (bot) on amphibious transport dock USS Plymout+
    61-061 US Navy 148987 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3G; VC-8 w/o 27apr87
    61-063 US Navy 148989 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3G
1980-1982 SH-3A type (last flying) HC-1 Det. 6
Carson Helicopters N81664 : Carson; 2001 Perkasie, Pennsylvania; ex 148989
    61-074 US Navy 149000 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3G; 1975 to 1980 AMARC/9H0008; 1986 NAS Ro+
Carson Helicopters N81692 : Carson; 2001 Perkasie, Pennsylvania; ex 149000
    61-076 US Navy 149002 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3G; HC-7 Cubi Point w/o 29dec71
29dec71 at John Hay AFB Baguio, Luzon, Philippines. Cr+
    61-077 US Navy 149003 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3G; 1977-1980 AMARC/9H0007; Test pilot sch+
    61-078 US Navy 149004 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3G; fate unk
    61-084 US Navy 149010 : hss-2 US Navy HSS-2, redesig SH-3A; conv SH-3G; conv SH-3H; +
    61-088 US Navy 149679 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3G; 28mar82 pictured as HC-1 /UP COMSEVEN+
Aug91 SH-3G type HC-1 /UP-723
Croman Corp N694CC : Croman Corp at White City, Oregon from 1995, ex 149679
    61-092 US Navy 149683 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3G; 1977 to AMARC/9H0005
    61-099 US Navy 149688 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3G; 1992 to AMARC/9H0035; 2006 preserved M+
    61-107 US Navy 149694 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3G; 1977 to AMARC/9H0006; back to service;+
1989 SH-3G type NAS Oceana base flight./7R-694
    61-109 US Navy 149695 : hss-2 US Navy; conv SH-3G; 1995 preserved Gate Guardian NAS +
    61-110 US Navy 149696 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3G; HS-3 w/o 13sep81
    61-112 US Navy 149698 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3G
    61-114 US Navy 149699 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3G; HC-1 Det6 w/o 08may72
    61-115 US Navy 149700 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3G; VC-8 w/o 15jun80, lost rotor blade in +
    61-127 US Navy 149710 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3G; HC-1 w/o 10apr81
    61-137 US Navy 149720 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3G; 1978 AMARC/9H0014; to Carson ?
    61-140 US Navy 149723 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3G; 1993 AMARC/9H0043; to NASA as 538; 200+
Carson Helicopters - : Carson; ex 149723
    61-144 US Navy 149726 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3G ?; conv SH-3H; 18nov85 HS-12 USS Midway+
    61-147 1960 US Navy 149729 : hss-2 USN, 1962 redesig SH-3A; conv SH-3G
US Marine Corps 149729 : 1973-1974 SH-3G type as HMX-1 /MX-14
1973 pictured as SH-3G type HMX-1 /MX-14 over Washingto+
US Navy 149729 : 1993 AMARC/9H0049
Carson Helicopters N81697 : Carson, ex 149729, to N9696W
Sky Cats Puma Corp N9696W : Sky Cats Puma 2007
    61-149 US Navy 149731 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3G; 01oct87 pictured as /HU-740 HC-2 Deser+
    61-151 US Navy 149733 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3G; HC-2; 1993 AMARC/9H0047
    61-156 US Navy 149737 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3G; HC-2; 1978 AMARC/9H0011
    61-158 US Navy 149893 : hss-2 US Navy; conv SH-3G; HC-1 w/o 22oct73
    61-182 US Navy 149912 : hss-2 USN; conv HH-3A; to SH-3G type
conv SH-3G; HC-1 w/o 14oct76
    61-184 1963 US Navy 149914 : hss-2 USN; conv HH-3A
conv to SH-3G
N5193Y : Silver Bay Logging Inc at Juneau, AK
Aircraft Guarantee Holdings & Trust Trustee at Houston,+
Oct12 at Miri, Malaysia
21mar16 undergoing maintanence at Seletar, Singapore
    61-185 US Navy 149915 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3G; 1978 AMARC/9H0012; preserved as /UP-72+
    61-190 US Navy 149919 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3G; VC-1; 1993 AMARC/9H0048
    61-198 US Navy 149925 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3G; fate unk
    61-205 US Navy 149930 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3G; /UP-730 HC-1; 1993 AMARC/9H0044
    61-208 US Navy 149932 : hss-2 US Navy; 1989 SH-3H type HS-1 ./AR-420
USN; conv SH-3G; 1989 as /AR-420 HS-1 at NAS Jacksonvil+
    61-215 US Navy 150620 : hss-2 HC-1 /UP-721
Aug91 SH-3G type HC-1 /UP-720
USN; conv SH-3G; to civ
Croman Corp - : Croman; ex 150620
    61-226 US Navy 151523 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3G; 04nov89 pictured as /GF-22 VC-8 on USS+
    61-230 US Navy 151527 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3G; HC-2
    61-232 US Navy 151529 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3G; to civ
Carson Helicopters N8170V : Carson 20apr09; ex 151529
    61-236 US Navy 151532 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3G; to civ
Carson Helicopters - : Carson; 2001 Perkasie, PA; ex 151532
    61-237 US Navy 151533 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3G; 1994 AMARC/9H0072; 2005 NAS China Lake
    61-241 1964 US Navy 151536 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3G; 1977 AMARC/9H0004; 01feb91 Pictured /+
Before feb91 was HC-1 /UP-722
    61-244 US Navy 151539 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3G ; 09oct90 pictured as /742 HC-2 Stealth+
    61-252 US Navy 151544 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3G; 1970s /NL-727 HC-1; HC-1 w/o 30oct78
    61-254 US Navy 151545 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3G; 1994 AMARC/9H0070
    61-255 US Navy 151546 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3G; 2007 preserved at Gregory, Texas as SH+
    61-259 US Navy 151547 : hss-2 US Navy; 1989 SH-3G type NAS Oceana base flight./7R-547
USN; conv SH-3G; 30jun92 AMARC/9H0034
    61-261 US Navy 151548 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3G; w/o 24oct74; to Carson
Carson Helicopters - : Carson; as hull/spares; ex 151548
    61-263 US Navy 151550 : hss-2 US Navy; 1989 SH-3H type HS-15./AE-614
conv to SH-3G unk; 18sep90 pictured as /UP-761 HC-1 ove+
uh-3h conv to UH-3H; 22oct09 Stricken from US Navy list
Marina de Guerra del Peru HM-493 : uh-3h Naval, UH-3H type, ex 151550
    61-274 US Navy 151554 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3G; 06apr94 AMARC/9H0071
HC-1 /UP-722
    61-291 US Navy 151555 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3G; VC-8; 21sep92 AMARC/9H0036
    61-311 US Navy 152117 : sh-3a USN; conv SH-3G; w/o 22jan76 as /NG-732 HS-6 CVW-9 pict+
helo ended up on the seafloor in 3920 ft ( 1200 m ) of +
    61-398 US Navy 154108 : sh-3d USN; 29apr92 to 9H0029/AMARC; to Brazilian Navy
conv SH-3G; HC-1 /UP-753
Força Aeronaval da Marinha do Brasil - : spares
63 C/N found.

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