sikorsky s-61 H-3

UH-3H Sea King


1990


  • sikorsky UH-3H Sea King
In the 1990s, as US Navy fleet HS squadrons began to field the SH-60F Seahawk, many SH-3H Sea Kings were stripped of their mission equipment, and became UH-3H utility helicopters.


Model News

Last U.S. Navy Sea King Helicopter Delivered, 18-Nov-05 : The newly delivered Sea King is the last of four Sea Kings assigned to Patuxent River. They went through extensive maintenance and upgrade program at IMP Aerospace in Halifax.


Specifications

Engine: 2 x
Capacity: 3
Length: (m) 21.91
Height: (m) 4.93
Blades: 5
Rotor diam.: (m) 18.9
Disc area: (m2) 280
Weight: (kgs) Empty: 5895     Max: 9525
Speed: (km/h) Cruise: 222
Range: (km) 1100
Ceiling: (m) 3720
Rate/Climb: (m/min) 670
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Organisations

From Organisation with model UH-3H Sea King
1961
usa US Navy
    s-61 H-3 355 1961/09
1972
argentina Comando de Aviacion Naval Argentina
    s-61 H-3 14 1972/now
2007
india Bharatiya Nau Sena
    s-61 H-3 6 2007/now
2010
peru Marina de Guerra del Peru
    3 2010/now
Construction Numbers on database of UH-3H Sea King

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Construction Numbers Help Us

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61-013 148035 : hss-2 US Navy; 1989 SH-3D type HS-75./NW-610
USN; conv SH-3H; conv UH-3H; 1998 Stricken from US Navy+
61-017 148039 : hss-2 USN, 1962 redesig SH-3A, conv to SH-3G
148039 : 1973-1974 SH-3G type as HMX-1 /MX-16
148039 : sh-3h US Navy; 1989 SH-3H type HS-9./AJ-611
conv SH-3H; conv UH-3H; 04Oct99 Stricken from US Navy l+
61-021 148043 : hss-2 USN HSS-2, redesig as SH-3A in 1962
148043 : sh-3g 1973-1974 SH-3G type pictured (top) as HMX-1 /MX-15 at +
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+
conv UH-3H
2005 preserved at Hawaii Museum of Flying, NAS Barbers +
61-023 148045 : hss-2 YHSS-2; conv UH-3A; conv HMX-1 VH-3A ?
sh-3h US Navy; 1989 SH-3H type HS-1 ./AR-445
Jan09 pictured as UH-3H SAR type at Naval air station P+
HM-492 : Naval, UH-3H type, ex 148045
61-026 148048 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3G; conv UH-3H; HC-85; 08jul05 Stricken fr+
61-027 148049 : hss-2 USN, redesig SH-3A; conv SH-3H; conv UH-3H; 29nov06 Str+
date unk, as SH-3A in HC-7 Atsugi Japan inventory
61-030 148052 : hss-2 USN SH-3A; conv SH-3G; conv SH-3H; conv UH-3H; 26jul05+
sh-3h 1988 SH-3H type HS-9 /AJ-616
Preserved on display at NAS Norfolk, VA
61-036 148964 : hss-2 Del to USN as HSS-2; redesig as SH-3A in 1962; conv to +
1995 SH-3H type HS-75 /NW-616
29oct03 picture as HC-85 /NW-620 at MCAS Miramar
2006 UH-3H type as HSC-85 /NW-00; Dec07 wfu
61-043 148971 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3G; conv SH-3H; 10feb82 pictured as /NG-61+
61-049 148977 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3H; 1989 SH-3H type as HS-15 /AE-612
conv UH-3H; AMARC
HM-494 : Naval, UH-3H type, ex 148977
61-052 148980 : hss-2 US Navy; 1989 SH-3H type HS-1 ./AR-449
USN; conv SH-3H; conv UH-3H; 1995 AMARC; 08sep00 Strick+
61-053 148981 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3H; conv UH-3H; 1993 AMARC
61-058 148986 : hss-2 US Navy; 1989 SH-3H type HS-15./AE-615
USN; conv SH-3H; conv UH-3H; NAS Pensacola; 17may05 Str+
61-079 149005 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3H; conv UH-3H; 29oct03 pictured with HC-8+
61-080 149006 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3H; conv UH-3H; 28sep05 Stricken from US N+
61-101 149684 : hss-2 US Navy; 1989 SH-3H type HS-15./AE-610
USN; conv SH-3H; 1990 pictured as /AA-611 HS-3 USS Ind+
61-117 149702 : hss-2 US Navy; 1988 SH-3H type HS-9./AJ-610
USN; conv SH-3G; conv SH-3H; conv UH-3H; 17jan06 Strick+
N349RH : Caston; 2008 Perkasie, Pennsylvania; ex 149702
61-122 149706 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3H; conv UH-3H; 17jan06 Stricken from US N+
61-125 149708 : hss-2 USN HSS-2 redesig SH-3A; conv SH-3H; conv UH-3H; 10sep0+
sh-3h 1989 SH-3H type as HS-15 /AE-613
1990-1991 UH-3H type asg HC-1 aboard USS Tripoli (LPH-1+
61-128 149711 : hss-2 US Navy; 1988 SH-3H type HS-9./AJ-612
04+05jun94 SH-3H type HS-5 ./AG-615 embarked USS George+
USN; Conv SH-3H; Conv UH-3H; 23mar04 Stricken from US N+
61-135 149718 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3H; conv UH-3H; 2003 /F-400 at NAS Pensaco+
2007 UH-3H refurbished by Clayton internacional in USA+
0882 : ARA d/d oct08 as 2-H-241, UH-3H type; 04may11 pictured+
61-139 149722 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3H; conv UH-3H; w/o 31aug04 HC-2 on USS Pr+
61-141 149724 : hss-2 US Navy; conv to SH-3H unk; Aug91 SH-3H type HC-1 /UP-7+
conv UH-3H; 21oct05 pictured as HC-2 /743 USS Mount Whi+
N950DG : LASD Los Angeles County Sheriff Department from 2008, e+
61-142 149725 : hss-2 USN SH-3A; conv SH-3H; Apr83 pictured (top) as /NE-1 +
Sep99 uh-3h type on static display at Oceana airshow
61-146 149728 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3H; conv UH-3H; 2004 /HU-748 HC-2; 27oct04+
61-166 149897 : hss-2 USN; 05apr76 pictured as SH-3A type /UA-11 VC-1 off O+
61-168 149899 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3H; conv UH-3H; HC-2; 17dec04 Stricken fro+
61-171 149902 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3H; 07jul87 pictured as /614 HS-4 lowering+
61-175 149906 : hss-2 US Navy; 2001 HC-2 /HU-747
USN; conv SH-3H; conv UH-3H; 2004 AMARC/9H0105
61-188 149918 : hss-2 1968 pictured SH-3D type HS-5 /AT-55 as recovery aircra+
149918 : conv SH-3H; conv UH-3H; w/o 16sep99 VC-8 /GF-12, Roose+
61-203 149929 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3H; conv UH-3H; 29oct01 with HC-2 damaged +
61-231 151528 : hss-2 US Navy; 2001 HC-2 /HU-744
USN; conv SH-3H; conv UH-3H; 01jun04 /HU-720 HC-2; 17au+
61-239 1964 151535 : hss-2 US Navy; 1989 SH-3D type HS-75./NW-614
USN; conv SH-3H; conv UH-3H; 26sep05 pictured as NAS Wh+
N349FC : Carson 2008; ex 151535; 2010 conv S-61T
61-262 151549 : hss-2 US Navy; 1993 SH-3H type /NE-611 HS-14
18sep05 pictured as UH-3H type /HU-31 HC-2 in VIP green+
61-263 151550 : hss-2 US Navy; 1989 SH-3H type HS-15./AE-614
sh-3g conv to SH-3G unk; 18sep90 pictured as /UP-761 HC-1 ove+
conv to UH-3H; 22oct09 Stricken from US Navy list
HM-493 : Naval, UH-3H type, ex 151550
61-265 151551 : hss-2 USN; conv SH-3H; conv UH-3H; 2004 pictured as Rescue SA+
61-301 152108 : sh-3a USN; conv SH-3H; conv UH-3H; HC-85; 29jan07 Stricken fr+
61-305 152112 : sh-3a US Navy; 1989 SH-3H type HS-1 ./AR-440
USN; conv SH-3H; conv UH-3H; 17jan06 Stricken from US N+
61-313 1965 152119 : sh-3a USN; c/n 61-313, ff:?; del USN as SH-3A, 152119, 10Sep6+
conv SH-3H; conv UH-3H; i/a HMX-1; Jan06 Stricken from +
61-315 152121 : sh-3a USN; 09feb71 pictured (top) as HS-6 Indians /NS-500 US+
sh-3d 1989 SH-3D type HS-75./NW-611
conv SH-3H; conv UH-3H; sep07 as TAW-5 /E-402 NAS Pensa+
0881 : ARA d/d jul08 as 2-H-240; UH-3H refurbished by Clayton +
61-317 152123 : sh-3a USN; 09feb71 pictured as HS-6 Indians /NS-501 USS New+
61-322 152128 : sh-3a USN; conv SH-3H; conv UH-3H; HC-2; Sep03 Stricken from +
US Navy; 2001 HC-2 /HU-740
61-323 152129 : sh-3a USN; May68 as /AW-60 HS-9 on USS Essex (CVS-9); conv SH+
HM-495 : Naval, UH-3H type, ex 152129
61-329 152133 : sh-3a USN; conv SH-3H; conv UH-3H; fate unk
61-331 152134 : sh-3a USN; conv SH-3H; conv UH-3H; HC-85; fate unk
61-333 1966 152135 : sh-3a c/n 61-333, ff:?; del USN as SH-3A, 152135, 26Apr66.
USN; conv SH-3H; 29sep87 pictured as as /AG-612 HS-5 ap+
61-337 152137 : sh-3a USN; conv SH-3H; 16sep88 pictured as /AE-610 HS-15 USS +
sh-3h 1989 SH-3H type HS-1 ./AR-446
61-339 1966 152138 : sh-3a Sikorsky S-61B, c/n 61-339, ff:?; del USN as SH-3A, 152+
USN; conv SH-3H; conv UH-3H; Jan06 Stricken from US Nav+
61-356 152700 : sh-3d USN; conv UH-3H; 17jun06 Stricken from US Navy list; to+
61-357 152701 : sh-3d USN; conv UH-3H; 02sep06 Stricken from US Navy list; pr+
61-367 152704 : sh-3d USN SH-3D
1995 UH-3H type HSL-51 /TA-11
14feb00 as HSL-51 /A COMSEVENTHFLEET Atsugi, Japan pict+
05oct05 Stricken from US Navy list; 2008 preserved at N+
61-373 152708 : sh-3d USN; conv SH-3H; Aug84 asg HS-74
1989 SH-3D type HS-17./AK-612
14aug90 pictured as HS-17 /AK-613 USS Abraham Lincoln +
conv UH-3H; Aug91 HC-1 /UP-760
asg HC-2 unk; 03nov04 Stricken from US Navy list
61-374 152709 : sh-3d USN; conv UH-3H; 29feb96 to 9H0102/AMARC; 02nov04 Stric+
0884 : ARA sold jul09 as 2-H-243; 2009 UH-3H refurbished by Cl+
30nov12 seen at Falcon Field (Atlanta Regional Airport)+
Apr13 arrived to Argentina by ship
61-376 152710 : sh-3d US Navy; 1989 SH-3D type asg HS-17 /AK-613; conv to SH-+
conv to UH-3H; Mar96 SAR type as /7Q Key West, Florida
1997-1998, I maintained 710 attached to Operations Main+
22sep04 Stricken from US Navy list
61-386 154100 : sh-3d US Navy; 1989 SH-3D type HS-17./AK-614
USN; conv UH-3H; 17oct05 Stricken from US Navy list
2012 from Davis-Monthan AFB to Sikorsky to be conv S-61+
61-387 154101 : sh-3d USN SH-3D
sh-3h 1990 SH-3H type as HS-11 /AB-612
2001 UH-3H type pictured as VC-8 /GF-15; notice Navy "E+
22apr04 Stricken from US Navy list
61-389 154103 : sh-3d USN; conv UH-3H; Aug83 as Rescue for NAS Whidbey Island+
61-392 154106 : sh-3d USN; conv SH-3H; jul74 /0 HS-2 USS Enterprise (CVN-65);+
61-422 154122 : sh-3d USN; conv SH-3H; 1985 search and rescue at NAS Patuxent+
sh-3h 1990 type:SH-3H HS-11./AB-613
1995 SH-3H type HS-1 /AR-401
conv UH-3H; 2006 NAS Pensacola; 13dec07 Stricken from U+
0883 : ARA d/d jul09 as 2-H-242; 2008 UH-3H refurbished by Cla+
61-452 156506 : sh-3d 04+05jun94 SH-3H type HS-5 ./AG-613 embarked USS George+
USN; conv SH-3H; conv UH-3H; 17jan06 Stricken from US N+
IN535 : Indian Navy; ex USN, BuNo unk
IN536 : Indian Navy; ex USN, BuNo unk
IN537 : Indian Navy; ex USN, BuNo unk
IN538 : Indian Navy; ex USN, BuNo unk
IN539 : Indian Navy; ex USN, BuNo unk
IN540 : Indian Navy /40; ex USN, BuNo unk
66 C/N found.

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