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MD369E / MD500E


Built between 1985-1998. Earlier airframes listed as Hughes 369E / 500E
From 1999 known as MD Helicopters MD500E

Model News

Potomac Edison Inspect Maryland Transmission Lines, 29-Jan-15 : Potomac Edison, a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp., will use helicopter patrols with a MD369E to conduct visual inspections of transmission lines in its Western Maryland service territory


From Organisation with model MD369E / MD500E
el salvador Fuerza Aerea Salvadoreña
    md500 14 1985/now
hungary Rendőrség
    6 1993/now
argentina Fuerza Aerea Argentina
    2 1996/now

usa State of Puerto Rico
usa State of Tennessee
usa State of California
Construction Numbers on database of MD369E / MD500E


Construction Numbers Help Us

Continue from hughes 369E / 500E
Airframes conv to new variant
    0102E Heil Ha'Avir 930 : IAF, to 4X-BCV
    0103E Heil Ha'Avir 932 : IAF, w/o 07nov88
    0104E Heil Ha'Avir 935 : IAF, to 4X-BCW
    0112E Heil Ha'Avir 938 : IAF, to 4X-BCX
    0113E Heil Ha'Avir 940 : IAF, to 4X-BCY
    0114E Heil Ha'Avir 943 : IAF, to 4X-BCZ
    0117E 1985 ZK-HRQ : New Zealand, ex N98SP to VH-NPC
Australian Helicopters VH-NPC : Australian Helicopters from Apr07
    0119E 1985 N2480 : to N5247S
DHS N5247S : DHS; Dec13 on sale
    0120E 1985 State of Puerto Rico N5231G : Puerto Rico Police Dept (PPR); 2014 to UK
N5231G : Eahot Inc Trustee at Wilmington, DE Feb14-Mar15
ZS-HUR : South Africa by Jul16
    0128E 1985 N5242C : to N600TP
State of Oklahoma N600TP : Tulsa Police Department (TPD) Nov85-Sep95
C-GFYR : Southern Mountain Helicopters at Langley, BC Apr96-Sep9+
VIH Helicopters Ltd C-GFYR : Vancouver Island Helicopters Jul96-Jun97, lsd
C-GFYR : Harbour City Helicopters at Langley, BC Jul97-Jun98
N30042 : conv to 369FF/MD530F c/n 0602FF
    0129E State of Florida N4TP : City Of Tampa Police Dept (TPD) May86-Oct96
    0142E TI-SPY : Costa Rica, to MSP018
Fuerza Publica de Costa Rica MSP018 : Costa Rica Police 2006-2012, reser MSP013
Fuerza Publica de Costa Rica MSP013 : Costa Rica Police from 2013 w/o 03feb14 at Cerro Chirri+
    0145E 1985 N97BR : to N7166M
DHS N7166M : DHS; Dec13 on sale
Patriot Aviation Inc N522PA : Patriot Aviation from Mar14
    0157E 1985 helitrans as LN-OMV : Heli-Trans, to SE-HNZ
G-RISK : Wavendon Social Housing from Jun06
Skytech International G-RISK : Skytech Helicopters; 11jul10 pictured at Sywell, UK
    0158E Fuerza Aerea Salvadoreña 36 : FAS; w/o 05dec00
    0159E Fuerza Aerea Salvadoreña 37 : FAS; w/o 02feb90
    0160E Fuerza Aerea Salvadoreña 38 : FAS
    0161E Fuerza Aerea Salvadoreña 39 : FAS; w/o 04feb86
    0177E SE-HRB : Sweden, to LN-OMP
heliflyg LN-OMP : Helifly A/S; w/o 21jun01 at Tuddal, Telemark during sli+
    0212E Fuerza Aerea Salvadoreña 40 : FAS; w/o 21mar97
    0213E Fuerza Aerea Salvadoreña 41 : FAS;w/o 08mar93
    0214E Fuerza Aerea Salvadoreña 42 : FAS
    0219E N1601U : to N21BN
N21BN : to JA9482
JA9482 : Japan, to N127M
N127M : Mike Green Assoc at Austin, TX Feb/Jun 2000
VH-PCQ : Australia, to ZK-ITJ
ZK-ITJ : Hill Country Helicopters from Mar12; w/o 28oct14 hit wi+
    0226E 1987 N507TV : DAH Aircraft from feb15
    0230E N1602N : IO Aviation at Hilo, HI Jul89-Mar96
OE-XXL : Austria, to D-HCHS
D-HCHS : private 2003-2004
Nordcopters GmbH 2006; 27nov10 damaged at Guercif, Moro+
N633JH : Phoenix Heliparts at Mesa, AZ May/Jun 2012
Jack Harter Helicopters at Lihue, HI from Jun12
    0241E Fuerza Aerea Argentina H-45 : FAA
    0242E 1998 N16024 : to N536BH
N536BH : to C-GREP
C-GREP : Rilpa Enterprises Ltd at Calgary, AB Apr/Aug 1998; Nort+
Prism Helicopters at Pitt Meadows, BC Jun01-Jan09
MD Helicopters N369FF : MD Helicopters from Feb09
MD530G 2014 conv to MD530 Scout Attack prototype
Aug14 demo at Yuma Proving Ground
    0243E Fuerza Aerea Argentina H-46 : FAA; w/o 07jun01 near Capilla del Senor Buenos Aires
    0244E N12WL : to N502SL
State of South Carolina N502SL : SLED from Jul04
    0247E 1987 State of Georgia N1605K : Gwinnett County Police Department (GCPD) from Jul88
MD530F 2015 converted to MD530F c/n 0604FF
    0251E 1988 State of California N451DS : LASD Los Angeles County Sheriff Department /Air21, test+
Precision helicopters N922AW : Precision Helicopter Components Inc at San Antonio, TX +
N922AW : Aug/Dec 2015, sold McDonnell Douglas 500E 1988 . No kno+
    0287E State of Nevada N911BL : LVMPD; conv 369FF type serial 0601FF; w/o 24sep12 durin+
    0303E 1988 N314JP : to N7065C
N7065C : Rotorhead Helicopters at Albuquerque, NM Nov02-Mar03
G-CCKS : London Air Oct03-Jun04
GP Aviation Group Jun04-Aug06
JLC Aviation Aug06-Oct07
Eastern Atlantic Helicopters Oct07-May08
G-DIGR : Eastern Atlantic Helicopters May08-Jan09
N741SF : Starfire Helicopters at Ogen, UT Jan/May 2009
Aerial Resources Llc at Chesapeake, VA Jun09-Mar14
Bulanov Galis Llc at Chesapeake, VA from Apr14
    0305E Fuerza Aerea Salvadoreña 43 : FAS; w/o 10jan91
    0306E Fuerza Aerea Salvadoreña 47 : FAS
    0307E Fuerza Aerea Salvadoreña 45 : FAS
    0308E Fuerza Aerea Salvadoreña 46 : FAS
    0309E 1988 jet systems helicopteres services F-GZGM : MD-500E; ex HA-MSH; JSHS from 1998; June 2011 pictured +
F-GZGM : 25sep13 flying over Entrevaux
    0314E Pacific Helicopters P2-PAR : Pacific Helicopters; MD.369ER/500ER
    0316E Maavoimat HH-7 : Army MD500E; ex SE-HTM
    0320E 1989 Rainbow Air Inc N64RS : rainbow air from 2002 ex VH-ONB (N1605E)
    0330E 1989 N1606L : to N8330P
N8330P : Dylan Aviation at Carroll Valley, PA Mar/Jun 2007
Agrotors Inc at Gettysburg, PA
Haverfield International Inc at Gettysburg, PA from Ju+
Jan15 with Potomac Edison, FirstEnergy Corp, for Inspec+
    0333E 1989 Heliportugal CS-HBN : Heliportugal; ex N500AH; to G-OPCS
G-OPCS : Productivity Computer Solutions 2001-2008; 2009 to East+
    0334E N1605B : to N500SC
State of South Carolina N500SC : SLED from Jul90
    0346E 1989 N121JP : to N252JP
N252JP : Wilmington, DE , canc Feb08
D-HHHM : Germany private Jan08-Oct12
HQ Aviation Ltd G-UMBY : HQ Aviation Ltd from Oct12
11jul14 pictured at Denham
Mar15 at Leeds Bradford heliport
    0352E 1989 P2-PAI : Hughes 369ER, to VH-WHC
VH-NPH : Australia from Jan98
Australian Helicopters VH-NPH : Australian Helicopters from May06
    0353E 1989 State of Florida N16056 : East Volusia Mosquito Control District at New Smyrna Be+
w/o 03sep15 west of New Smyrna Beach, FL
    0355E State of California N10NT : Ontario Police Dept (OPD) , to N174SD
N174SD : conv to MD530F c/n 0708FF
    0356E 1989 G-BRTL : Reg new Aug90, ntu F-GHLF, many owners
20aug10 pictured (top) at Starlight childrens day at Po+
14aug13 pictured (bot) at Starlight Children Foundation+
    0362E D-HMIC : 19may90 pictured at Hannover-Langenhage
OE-XKK : from D-HMIC, rtn to D-HMIC
D-HMIC : cur
    0367E Rendőrség R-501 : Hungary Police
    0368E Rendőrség R-502 : Hungary Police; 16+17aug08 Kecskemet air show
    0371E 1989 JA9884 : to ZK-HKE
ZK-HKE : to N371EE
N371EE : from 1995
Haverfield International Inc at Gettysburg, PA from Jul+
    0373E 1989 Helicopter Applicators Inc N522PD : Helicopter Applicators Aug03-Nov07, ex N1607B
SE-JNB : Stockholms Helikoptertjanst, Sweden
    0374E Maavoimat HH-8 : Army MD500E; ex SE-JAT; w/o 10jan07
    0399E 1990 State of Texas N8371F : Houston Police Department (HPD) from Oct90
    0405E 1990 mcdonnell douglas N1608A : McDonnell Douglas toward N705MP
State of Tennessee N705MP : MNPD; 1991 new ex N1608A
    0407E 1990 mcdonnell douglas N1608B : McDonnell Douglas toward N706MP
State of Tennessee N706MP : MNPD; 1991 new ex N1608B
    0414E 1990 N1608L : to C-FHMM
C-FHMM : Heli-Max Ltd at Trois-Rivieres, QC Apr91-Aug93
N7093S : to N503MP
State of Arizona N503MP : MESAPD Aug95-Nov12
ZK-HLS : New Zealand 2013
    0416E Rendőrség R-504 : Hungary Police
    0428E 1990 C-FMHI : Heli-Max Ltd at Trois-Rivieres, QC Apr91-Aug93
N7093N : to N504MP
State of Arizona N504MP : Mesa Police Department (MESAPD), reser N584MP
State of California N921SD : County of Fresno Police, CA from May97, /Eagle Two
    0434E 1990 N1608D : Freelance Air at Atlanta, GA from Oct11
US Department of Justice N1608D : Dept of Justice, DEA; w/o 29jul13 hit wires (?) near Ev+
    0440E State of Missouri N383F : Missouri State Highway Patrol (MSHP) from Feb00
    0473E 1991 D-HHMC : Deutscher Helikopter Dienst, 1998/99
YL-HMC : Latvia from May01
G-MRRR : Estate Air Ltd Feb06-Aug10
private from Aug10; 24sep13 at London Helitech 2013
    0474E 1991 F-GLQP : France Mar92, test serial N1611B
ZS-REO : South Africa, to N92MS
N92MS : Echo Aviation Inc Owner Trustee at Wilmington, DE Oct98+
TU-THV : Ivory Coast, to N369E
N369E : Eastern Atlantic Helicopters at Wilmington, DE Jul12-Ma+
Captain Rib Enterprises Inc Trustee from Mar13
07oct15 pictured at London Helitech 2015
    0478E 1991 MD Helicopters N16092 : MD Helicopters
State of California N922SD : County of Fresno Police, CA from Apr97, /Eagle One
    0480E 1991 State of Florida N1610B : East Volusia Mosquito Control District at New Smyrna Be+
    0486E 1991 N101LH : Gantt Aviation at Georgetown, TX Jul93-Sep95, test seri+
G-DRAR : Readmans Ltd Sep95-May01
G-JIVE : First Flight Long Acre Brimpsfield May01-Mar02
Sleekform Ltd Mar02-Jan13
Eastern Atlantic Helicopters Ltd at Shoreham Airport Ja+
Lima SP Zoo at Golub-Dobrzyn, Poland May/Jul 2013
SP-SOO : SG Equipment Leasing Polska; w/o 27sep15 struck power l+
    0488E 1991 State of Texas N8372F : Houston Police Department (HPD) from Dec91, test serial+
    0499E State of Puerto Rico N126PD : Puerto Rico Police Dept (PPR) ; w/o 26jul93 hit high-vo+
    0501E 1992 State of Puerto Rico N127PD : Puerto Rico Police Dept (PPR) Jul93-Feb14, test serial +
N127PD : Eahot Inc Trustee at Wilmington, DE Feb14-Feb16
ZT-ROC : South Africa by Jul16
    0502E 1992 State of Puerto Rico N124PD : Puerto Rico Police Dept (PPR); 2014 to UK
    0510E State of California N992SL : ex N911RS; Riverside County Sheriffs Department (RCSD) +
    0511E 1993 State of Texas N8373F : Houston Police Department (HPD) from Feb94, test serial+
    0512E 1993 G-OGJP : 28may10 at Staverton
    0513E 1994 State of California N40NT : Ontario Police Dept (OPD) from Mar95; w/o 25jun02 at O+
    0523E State of Arizona N504MP : MESAPD from Mar96, ex N52323; 08jun14 failure engine, n+
    0525E 1995 State of Oklahoma N600TP : Tulsa Police Department (TPD) Mar96-Nov07
ZK-IMD : New Zealand from Nov07; Heli A1 Ltd at Otorohanga from +
    0526E 1996 State of California N911RP : City Of Riverside (RPD) from May96, test serial N5231K;+
    0527E 1996 DHS N9140Y : CBP
    0529E 1996 DHS N91620 : CBP; Dec13 on sale
    0531E 1996 DHS N9204U : DHS
    0532E 1996 DHS N9204Y : DHS
    0534E 1997 State of Ohio N551CP : Columbus Police (CPD), to N551CR
N551PH : K & S Helicopters at Kailua Kona, HI from Jul07
    0535E 1997 N687F : to N62PJ
US Department of Justice N62PJ : Dept of Justice Mar01; w/o 12aug13 engine failure; can+
    0536E 1997 MD Helicopters N92076 : Md Helicopters Apr97
State of Ohio N552CP : Columbus Police (CPD) 1998-2005
N2066W : J&e Pile Driving at East Syracuse, NY from Mar05
K & S Helicopters at Kailua Kona, HI from Oct12
    0538E 1998 Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force 8778 : Hughes 500E, c/n 0538E, ff?; reg N? Hughes unk; del JMS+
N9232K McDonnell Douglas Helicopter I :
    0539E 1998 Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force 8779 : Hughes 500E, c/n 0539E, ff?; reg N9209G Hughes unk; del+
N9209G McDonnell Douglas Helicopter I :
    0540E 1998 State of Ohio N553CP : Columbus Police (CPD) from 1998, reser N553CR
C-FZHS : Versatile Helicopters at Chemainus, BC Jun09-Mar12
C-FHHV : Hunter Helicopters at Langley, BC Mar/Oct 2012
Kecoa Helicopters at Port Alberni, BC from Oct12
    0541E 1998 N9211D : to N500TV
N500TV : to N500TB, noted Jul05
N500TB : to N506MP
State of Arizona N506MP : MESAPD from Oct09
    0542E 1999 N31675 : to N554CP
N554CP : to N554CR
N554CR : to N629JK
N629JK : Padgett Ag Air Llc at Palmer, AK
Rotor Blade LLC; w/o 04may16 during power line install+
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