kaman seasprite
UH-2B

1960        


Model History:

Kaman built 102 Model K-20 HU2K-1U (UH-2B) light utility helicopters for the US Navy from 1960-1962. Survivors were subsequently converted to UH-2C, HH-2D, SH-2D, & SH-2F models.


Organisations with this Model:

From Organisation with model UH-2B
1962
usa US Navy
    seasprite 256 1962/01
 
1964
usa US Marine Corps
    seasprite 11 1964/70
 
1997
new zealand Royal New Zealand Navy
    seasprite 9 1997/now
 
2003

australia Fleet Air Arm (RAN)
    seasprite 10 2003/08

Construction Numbers on database of UH-2B

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    100 US Navy 150150 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite c/n 100, ff?; del USN as UH-2B 150+
1970 UH-2C type asg HC-2 Det.38 /HU-05
    101 US Navy 150151 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 101, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
    102 US Navy 150152 : Kaman K-20 HU2K-1U Seasprite, redesig UH-2B in 1962; 2+
US Marine Corps 150152 : redesig UH-2B in 1962; xfer MCAS SO&ES Cherry Point, 23+
US Navy 150152 : 1968-69 UH-2C type asg HC-1 Det.61 as /UP-004
UH-2B type as HC-7 /VH-55
    103 US Navy 150153 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 103, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
w/o 04oct67 UH-2B type asg HC-7
    104 US Navy 150154 : 1966-67 UH-2B asg HC-1 Det.E /UP-40 on USS Ticonderoga +
1968/9 UH-2C type pictured with HC-1 Det19 Pacific Flee+
UH-2C type asg HC-7 /VH-26
SH-2F 1989 SH-2F type HSL-36./HY-337
22jun90 SH-2F type HSL-36 /HY-337 on USS Stark (FFG-31)
Royal New Zealand Navy NZ3444 : RNZN, SH-2F type, ex BuNo 150154. prob spares
    105 US Navy 150155 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 105, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
    106 US Navy 150156 : USN, built as UH-2B type
UH-2C 1968-69 as UH-2C type HC-1 Det.1 /UP-86 CVA-64 USS Cons+
1970/71 pictured as UH-2C type HC-1 /NP-005 on USS Hanc+
1974-78 as SH-2F HSL-34 Det.3 with modex green checker +
Fleet Air Arm (RAN) N29-150156 : Rebuilt as SH-2G(A). RAN 843
    107 US Navy 150157 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 107, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
    108 US Navy 150158 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 108, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
UH-2C 1968/70 UH-2C type HC-1
13jan14 delivered from HSM-37 to NavAirMusBarbersPt. In+
Only the cockpit remains intact. Its last location was +
    109 US Navy 150159 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 109, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
    110 US Navy 150160 : UH-2C USN; conv UH-2C; 1970/71 as HC-1 Det7 /006 on Westpac c+
Fleet Air Arm (RAN) N29-150160 : Rebuilt as SH-2G(A). RAN 844
    111 US Navy 150161 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 111, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
1968 UH-2C type as HC-1 Det.65 /UP-12 CVAN-65 USS Enter+
1070 UH-2C type asg HC-1 Det.6 on CVA-34 USS Oriskany
    112 US Navy 150162 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 112, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
    113 US Navy 150163 : US Navy in 1993 type:SH-2F /NW-20 HSL-94
    114 US Navy 150164 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 114, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
US Marine Corps 150164 : redesig UH-2B in 1962; xfer MCAS Beaufort, 22Oct65;
US Navy 150164 : HH-2C type as HC-7 /VH-21
    115 US Navy 150165 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 115, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
UH-2C 1968/70 UH-2C type HC-1
    116 US Navy 150166 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 116, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
US Marine Corps 150166 : redesig UH-2B in 1962; xfer MCAS SO&ES Cherry Point, 06+
US Navy 150166 : 1969 UH-2B type asg HC-2 Det.38 /HU-05
    117 US Navy 150167 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 117, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
US Marine Corps 150167 : redesig UH-2B in 1962; xfer MCAS Beaufort, 22Jan64; xfe+
    118 US Navy 150168 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 118, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
    119 1961 US Navy 150169 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 119, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
1971 pictured as the YSH-2E prototype landing on USS Fo+
    120 US Navy 150170 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 120, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
    121 US Navy 150171 : 1969 UH-2B type asg HC-2 Det.38 /HU.25
29jun69 seen as HC-2 /HU.25 at Nice airport, France whe+
02apr76 pictured on USS Paul F. Foster (DD-964) with HS+
1993 SH-2F type HSL-94 /NW-27
Royal New Zealand Navy NZ3443 : RNZN, SH-2F type, ex BuNo 150171
    122 US Navy 150172 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 122, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
29jun69 pictured as HC-4 /HT-56 at Nice airport, France+
SH-2D type; HSL-30 /HT-unk, w/o 28aug72
    123 US Navy 150173 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 123, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
1967 UH-2B asg HC-1 Det.L /UP-43
29jul67 as UH-2B type asg HC-1 BHR- Det did medivac dur+
    124 US Navy 150174 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 124, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
    125 US Navy 150175 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 125, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
UH-2C I was on the Carib 4-66 cruise aboard the USS Guam (LPH+
    126 US Navy 150176 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 126, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
    127 US Navy 150177 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 127, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
    128 US Navy 150178 : US Navy in 1993 type:SH-2F /NW-26 HSL-94 ; from dec1993+
    129 US Navy 150179 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 129, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
US Marine Corps 150179 : 1964 to MCAS Yuma from 08oct to 02dec
US Navy 150179 : 1967 UH-2B asg HC-2 Det.11 /HU-33
HH-2C type as HC-7 /VH-24
    130 US Navy 150180 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 130, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
US Marine Corps 150180 : redesig UH-2B in 1962; xfer MCAS SO&ES Cherry Point, 13+
    131 US Navy 150181 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 131, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
US Marine Corps 150181 : redesig UH-2B in 1962; xfer MCAS Beaufort, 14Mar64 to 0+
    132 US Navy 150182 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 132, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
HH-2D w/o 11jun72 HH-2D type HC-2 Det.67 /HU
w/o 11jun72 lost in the Mediterranean Sea due to a tail+
    133 US Navy 150183 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 133, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
    134 US Navy 150184 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 134, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
    135 US Navy 150185 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 135, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
UH-2C 10feb70 UH-2C type HC-1
1991 pictured as SH-2F type HSL-31 /TD-02 with the Hote+
    136 US Navy 150186 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 136, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
1966-1967 HC-1 Det.M /UP-38 CVAN-65 USS Enterprise
    137 US Navy 151300 : 1971 UH-2C type asg HC-1 Det.5 on CVA-34 USS Oriskany
conv SH-2F. HSL-30 det.A HT-044 w/o 30jul84
    138 US Navy 151301 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 138, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
    139 US Navy 151302 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 139, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
UH-2B type asg HC-7 as /VH-1, /VH-5 and /VH-9
    140 US Navy 151303 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 140, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
UH-2C 1968/70 UH-2C type HC-1
1970 UH-2C type asg HC-1 Det.6 /UP-004 on CVA-34 USS Or+
19feb86 pictured as SH-2F type HSL-34 /HX-235 lifts a c+
    141 US Navy 151304 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 141, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
    142 US Navy 151305 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 142, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
    143 US Navy 151306 : USN as HU2K-1U 151306 unk; redesig UH-2B in 1962; xfer +
US Marine Corps 151306 : redesig UH-2B in 1962; xfer MCAS Yuma, 30Jul64 to 19Nov+
US Navy 151306 : 1965 UH-2B type as HU-1 ( HC-1 ) Det Alpha /UP-? on USS+
HC-7 /VH-13
    144 US Navy 151307 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 144, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
1968-69 UH-2C type asg HC-1 Det.61 as /UP-005
    145 US Navy 151308 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 145, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
US Marine Corps 151308 : redesig UH-2B in 1962; xfer MCAS Cherry Point, 8Nov66 t+
US Navy 151308 : known UH-2B type as HC-7 /VH-1
    146 US Navy 151309 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 146, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
1966-67 UH-2B type asg HC-1 Det.E /UP-49 on CV-14 USS T+
1967-68 UH-2B type asg HC-1 Det.14
known UH-2B type asg HC-7 /VH-4
    147 US Navy 151310 : UH-2C USN; conv UH-2C; 1969 pictured as HC-1 /006 on Westpac +
Fleet Air Arm (RAN) N29-151310 : Rebuilt as SH-2G(A). RAN 845
    148 US Navy 151311 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 148, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
    149 US Navy 151312 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 149, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
1967-68 as UH-2A type HC-2 /HU-33 CVA-38 USS Shangri-La
1970 as UH-2C type HC-2 Det.66 /HU-006 CVA-66 USS Ameri+
    150 US Navy 151313 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 150, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
UH-2C 1968/70 UH-2C type HC-1
Jun85 as SH-2F type HSL-30 /HT-035
    151 US Navy 151314 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 151, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
UH-2C type asg HC-7 /VH-22
1984/85 SH-2F type, I cruised with this as HSL-37 Det.8
    152 US Navy 151315 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 152, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
UH-2B type in HC-7
    153 US Navy 151316 : USN Seasprite; redesig UH-2B in 1962; 18Jun93 AMARC/8H+
23jan68 thought to be UH-2B type asg HC-7
22jun90 SH-2F type HSL-32 /132 on board USS Pharris
    154 US Navy 151317 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 154, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
1967 UH-2B type asg HC-1 Det.31 /UP-42
    155 US Navy 151318 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 155, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
    156 US Navy 151319 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 156, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
US Marine Corps 151319 : redesig UH-2B in 1962; xfer MCAS Cherry Point, 13Dec65 +
    157 US Navy 151320 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 157, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
    158 US Navy 151321 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 158, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
    159 US Navy 151322 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 159, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
    160 US Navy 151323 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 160, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
25aug76 pictured as UH-2 type HJ-004/HC-2 with USS Amer+
SH-2F US Navy; 1988 SH-2F type HSL-36./HY-340
    161 US Navy 151324 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 161, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
    162 US Navy 151325 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 162, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
    163 US Navy 151326 : SH-2F Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 163, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
1967-68 UH-2B type asg HC-1 Det.14 /UP-97
10dic80 pictured as HSL-33 /HF-10 after crashed in San +
    164 US Navy 151327 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 164, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
    165 US Navy 151328 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 165, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
    166 US Navy 151329 : USN; conv to SH-2F; Aug84 pictured with HSL-30 airlifti+
SAR Crewman AE2 Harter was the one hoisting this victim+
Fleet Air Arm (RAN) N29-151329 : RAN 846; Rebuilt as SH-2G(A); rtn to Kaman
    167 US Navy 151330 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 167, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
1969-70 UH-2C asg HC-2 Det.60 as /HU-44
    168 US Navy 151331 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 168, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
    169 US Navy 151332 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 169, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
    170 US Navy 151333 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 170, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
SH-2F US Navy; 1989 SH-2F type HSL-36./HY-334
    171 US Navy 151334 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 171, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
    172 US Navy 151335 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 172, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
1967-68 UH-2C type asg HC-1 Det.61 as /UP-77
unk date pictured as HH-2C SAR type HC-7 /VH-25 during +
SH-2F Mar85 as SH-2F with HSL-74
    173 US Navy 152189 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 173, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
US Marine Corps 152189 : redesig UH-2B in 1962; xfer MCAS SO&ES Cherry Point, 13+
    174 US Navy 152190 : US Navy; 26sep73 HSL-32./HV-68 visit
1975 pictured as HV-68/HSL-32 being refueled inflight f+
1993 SH-2F type HSL-94./NW-21
    175 US Navy 152191 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 175, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
SH-2F US Navy; Jul91 embarked aboard USS Connole FF-1056. HSL+
    176 US Navy 152192 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 176, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
    177 US Navy 152193 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 177, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
    178 US Navy 152194 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 178, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
w/o 04sep66, I was assigned to HC-2 Det 60, ditched dur+
    179 US Navy 152195 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 179, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
1966 UH-2B type asg HC-2 Det.60 /HU-39
1967-68 UH-2C type asg HC-1 Det.63 /UP-78
    180 US Navy 152196 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 180, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
    181 US Navy 152197 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 181, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
    182 US Navy 152198 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 182, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
UH-2C 1968/70 UH-2C type HC-1
w/o Mar73 lost power on one engine shortly after takeof+
    183 US Navy 152199 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 183, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
UH-2C 1968-69 UH-2C type asg HC-2 Det.61 as /UP-006
1970/71 as UH-2C type HC-1 Det.2 /UP-004
SH-2F US Navy; 1988 SH-2F type HSL-36./HY-335
    184 US Navy 152200 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 184, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
Jun79 pictured as HY-334/HSL-36 Det 4 USS Trippe (FF-10+
    185 US Navy 152201 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 185, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
UH-2C 1968/70 UH-2C type HC-1
SH-2F US Navy; 1988 SH-2F type VX-1./JA-30
    186 1962 US Navy 152202 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 186, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
1968-69 as HC-1 Det.64 /UP-70
Fleet Air Arm (RAN) N29-152202 : FMS to Royal Australian Navy (RAN) unk; upgraded to SH-+
    187 US Navy 152203 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 187, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
1976 asg HSL-32 Det.7 at Norfolk, VA
    188 US Navy 152204 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 188, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
1971-1972 as HH-2C type at HC-2 det.67 /HU-24 USS JFK
HH-2D type asg HC-2 Det.67. This was my Detachment as n+
1990, Westpac HSL-35 Det.10 on USS Reasoner (FF 1063)
    189 US Navy 152205 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 189, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
    190 US Navy 152206 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 190, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U +
1966-67 UH-2B type asg HC-2 Det.42 /HU-03
    89 US Navy 150139 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 89, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U 1+
UH-2C 1968/70 UH-2C type HC-1
    90 US Navy 150140 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 90, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U 1+
1967 UH-2A type asg HC-2 Det.11 /HU-11
UH-2C 1968/70 UH-2C type HC-1
    91 US Navy 150141 : 26apr84 pictured parked near one of USS New Jersey (BB +
Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 91, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U 1+
    92 US Navy 150142 : USN HU2K-1U; redesig UH-2B in 1962; HSL-33 /TF-14, unk;+
1967-68 UH-2C type asg HC-1 Det.63
HH-2C type as HC-7 /VH-23
w/o 11Mar77 crashed at sea during nite approach to USS +
    93 US Navy 150143 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 93, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U 1+
    94 US Navy 150144 : UH-2C Kaman K-20 Seasprite c/n 94, ff?; del USN as UH-2B 1501+
1967 UH-2B asg HC-2 Det.60 as /HU-26
    95 US Navy 150145 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite c/n 95x, ff?; del USN as UH-2B 150+
    96 US Navy 150146 : Dec80 pictured landing on USS Thomas C. Hart (FF-1092)
Kaman K-20 Seasprite c/n 96, ff?; del USN as UH-2B 1501+
    97 US Navy 150147 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite c/n 97, ff?; del USN as UH-2B 1501+
    98 US Navy 150148 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite c/n 98, ff?; del USN as UH-2B 1501+
1967-68 UH-2C type asg HC-1 Det.61 as /UP-72
1968-69 UH-2C type asg HC-1 Det.43 as /UP-06
late 1960s seen in a cruse book as UH-2C HC-1 Det.43
    99 US Navy 150149 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite c/n 99, ff?; del USN as UH-2B 1501+
    102 C/N found.




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