Boeing-Vertol 107M H-46 Sea Knight

2006

HH-46E


2006





  • Boeing-Vertol HH-46E
  • Boeing-Vertol HH-46E

SAR conversion of three CH-46E by NARF Cherry Point for VMR-1, MCAS Cherry Point, NC during 2008. One additional airframe converted in 2011. Slated to remain in service until 2014 when SAR mission will be assumed by HH-1Y.
Pedro, retired on September 2015 were the last Sea Knight helicopters to served under MoD


Model News

MCAS Cherry Point Conducts Final H-46 Flight, 25-Sep-15 : The three remaining HH-46E search and rescue models, commonly known as “Pedro” assigned to Marine Transport Squadron 1, the last DoD Sea Knights, will retire from service on Sept.29


Specifications

Engine: 2 x GE T58-16 1870shp
Capacity: 4
Length: (m) 13.92
Height: (m) 5.1
Blades: 3
Rotor diam.: (m) 16
Disc area: (m2) 380
Weight: (kgs) Empty: 7047     Max: 11000
Speed: (km/h)     Max: 265
Range: (km)
Ceiling: (m) 4300
Rate/Climb: (m/min) 623
blueprints

Organisations

From Organisation with model HH-46E
1962
usa US Marine Corps
    107M H-46 Sea Knight 600 1962/15




Construction Numbers Help Us

C/NYearHistory
2546 1969 US 156476 : CH-46F BV-107M, c/n 2546, ff?; accepted BuWepsRep, FR, Morton,+
1994 CH-46E type HMM-162 /YS-07
09nov12 VMR-1 /00 pictured during ceremony of last H-46+
Dec13 earns 2012 excellence awards
19jun14 training with 2nd Medical Battalion at Camp Lej+
28aug15 as VMR-1 /00 (CAG) in a fly The Barn over east+
25sep15 Last flight. Decommissioned and sent to FRC bon+
156476 : preserved as a flying exhibit at the Vietnam Helicopter+
2577 1969 US 157678 : CH-46F BV-107M, c/n 2577, ff?; accepted BuWepsRep, FR, Morton,+
1982 pictured (pic1) as HMM-261 /EM-07 on USS Guam (LPH+
28jun90 pictured (pic2) as HMM-266 /ES-55 on the Island+
2000 CH-46E type HMM-264 /EH-11
Jun08 HH-46E Pedro type as VMR-1 /01 MCAS Cherry Point+
28aug15 pictured (pic3) as VMR-1 /01 in a fly The Barn +
25sep15 Last flight. Decommissioned and sent to FRC bon+
preserved at National Armed Forces Museum, Houston TX b+
2587 1970 US 157688 : CH-46F BV-107M, c/n 2587; accepted BuWepsRep, FR, Morton, PA a+
Feb80 pictured (pic1) as HMM-262 /ET-6 ditched due to l+
1994 CH-46E type HMT-204 /GX-01 ; 2000 HMM-264 /EH-06
Jan03 Went to Iraq aboard USS Boxer (LHD-4). Her artwor+
12jan10 pictured (pic2) as HH-46E Pedro type VMR-1 /02 +
28aug15 as VMR-1 /02 in a fly The Barn over eastern Nor+
25sep15 Last flight. Decommissioned and sent to FRC bon+
157688 : 01apr16 pictured (pic3) flown from MCAS Cherry Point to+
2591 1970 US 157692 : CH-46F BV-107M, c/n 2591, ff?; accepted BuWepsRep, FR, Morton,+
date unk pictured (top) CH-46E type launching flares us+
May11 as HH-46E Pedro SAR type based at MCAS Cherry Poi+
28aug15 pictured (bot) as VMR-1 /03 in a fly The Barn o+
25sep15 Last flight. Decommissioned and sent to FRC bon+
4 C/N.

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