Boeing-Vertol V44


1957

Derived from Piasecki H-21

1957





Civil utility version of H-21B/C for general use. Certified for both civil & military use. Three sub models: V-44A/B/C depending on engine, avionics, and fitment. Customers included: Dominion & Rick Helicopters of Canada, Altas helicopters of Germany, German & Japanese militaries, and two to Russia as utility & VIP helo.


Derivatives

ModelYearHistory
V44A 1958 Vertol Model 44A: 28 built for Canada and Japan, delivered between February 1958 and October 1960 for military or civilian use.
V44B 1958 Vertol Model 44B: 8 built for New York Airways, Atlas, Germany and Russia, delivered between April 1958 and October 1960, certified for commercia ...
V44C 1960 Vertol Model 44C: 1 (N74056) built for Russia, delivered in October 1960 as executive transport. Currently resident at Monino Museum.

Organisations

From Organisation with model V44
1958
germany Heeresflieger
    1 1958/72
sweden marinen
    V44A 9 1958/??
usa New York Airways
    9 1958/62
1962
sweden marinen
    V44B 5 1962/??
Unknown!
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canada Spartan Air Services Ltd
Construction Numbers on database of V44 or its versions

1V44
16V44A
6V44B




Construction Numbers Help Us

C/NBuilt asYearHistory
146-1 N10106 : V-44A del NYA as N10106, unk; status unk
417 V44B 1958 N74056 : Boeing-Vertol V44B, cn417, ff:1958; built as 44B, reg V+
? : V44C rebuilt as executive transport for Russian General Secr+
418 V44A 1958 N74057 : Boeing-Vertol V44A, cn 418, ff:1958; del NYA as N74057,+
N74057 : lsd by SABENA as N74057 for 1958 World Exhibition held +
N74057 : rtnd New York Airways as N74057, Nov58; status unk.
42-10 V44A 1958 01002 : Vertol 44A cn 42-10, ln 498, ff:1958; del Swedish Marin+
participated in the International SAR Helicopter Meet a+
42-19 V44A 1959 50001 : Vertol 44A, c/n 42-19, ff?; del JGSDF as V-44A 50001, H+
42-20 V44A 1959 50002 : Vertol 44A, c/n 42-20, ff?; del JGSDF as V-44A 50002, H+
42-9 V44A 1958 01001 : Vertol 44A cn 42-9, ln 497, ff:1958; del Swedish Marine+
Type HKP-1. 01001 / 01 Preserved Flygvapenmuseum Linko+
438 V44A 1958 N74058 : Boeing-Vertol V44A, cn 438, ff:1958; reg Vertol as N740+
N74058 : lsd by SABENA as N74058 for 1958 World Exhibition held +
N74058 : rtnd Vertol, Oct58 as factory demonstrator in Europe fo+
CF-NVC : xfer Canada in 1963 and operated for the next 17 years +
478 V44A 1958 N10105 : V-44A del NYA as N10105, 1958; rtnd Boeing Vertol in tr+
QK-571 : V44B xfer HEER as V-44B, cn WG.32, QK-571, 1964?
PX-357 : recoded PX-357, unk
8332 : reserialled 8332, unk; pres Mendig as gate guard.
515 V44A 1958 01003 : Vertol 44A cn515, ff:1958; del Swedish Marinen as Hkp-1+
del to Marinen May 1958. Torslanda air show, 31 Aug 19+
Swedens 1st fatal helicopter crash, at Skå-Edeby on 5 +
516 V44A 1958 01004 : Vertol 44A cn516, ff:1958; del Swedish Marinen as Hkp-1+
del to Marinen Jun 1958.
527 V44B 1958 N10100 : Vertol V44B, c/n 527, ff:1958; del New York Airways as +
01471 : sold to Swedish Marinen as Hkp-1 01471, 1962; wfu 03jun+
528 V44B 1958 N10101 : Vertol V44B, c/n 528, ff:1958; del New York Airways as +
01010 : sold to Swedish Marinen as Hkp-1 01010 / 10, 1964; wfu +
529 V44B 1958 N10102 : Vertol V44B, c/n 529, ff:1958; del New York Airways as +
01472 : sold to Swedish Marinen as Hkp-1 01472, 1962; wfu 03jun+
/472 at Bromma, Apr 1964
530 V44B 1958 N10103 : Vertol V44B, c/n 530, ff:1958; del New York Airways as +
01011 : sold to Swedish Marinen as Hkp-1 01011 / 11, 1964 wfu +
538 V44A 1958 N10104 : V-44A del NYA as N10104, 1958; rtnd Boeing Vertol in tr+
n/a : sold Sweden Marinen 1964 for parts; wfu & scr 1972.
590 V44A 1958 01005 : Vertol 44A cn590, ff:?; del Swedish Marinen as Hkp-1, 0+
2 Sq, at Säve, Mar 1969
591 V44A 01006 : Vertol 44A cn591, ff:?; del Swedish Marinen as Hkp-1, 0+
607 V44A 01009 : Vertol 44A cn607, ff:?; del Swedish Marinen as Hkp-1, 0+
608 V44A 01007 : Marinen Hkp1 type; 2012 pictured preserved at Aeromuseu+
609 V44A 01008 : Vertol 44A cn609, ff:?; del Swedish Marinen as Hkp-1, 0+
B-439 h-21b 9594 : h-21b CH-127 type, BuNo 60-5448, test serial N74059
CF-JJV : Spartan Air Services 1958
9594 : RCAF 1965-1971, conv to V44B; scr
WG 32 V44B 1958 83+32 : also see as QK+ 571, PX+357, pres. Mendig Gate Guard
HEER type:H-21C; 2001 Gate Guard Mendig
Vertol V44B, cn WG 32-478, ff:1958; del Heeresflieger a+
10sep06 preserved Tag der Heeresflieger
V44A 1958 N10108 : V44B Built as V-44A, unk; reg Vertol as N10108, unk; conv to+
24 C/N.

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