Del'd: 4 - 1954 to 1960
The UH-19A was the first helicopter operated by the FAP. Used mainly in the search and rescue role at Azores islands. The fourth aircraft was delivered to be preserved at the Museum
4 C/N found in this Organisation
|C/N||Mod||Built||ID In this Organisation||In other Org|
| 55-137 || h-19a ||1952|| 9101: FAP; BuNo 51-7139; w/o unk|
Displayed at Alverca by 1979
| 51-7139: Sikorsky S-55 c/n 55-137, ff:?; del USAF as H-19A, 51-7+ |
| 55-1237 || h-19d ||1958|| 9101: FAP Museum; BuNo 57-5979; preserved as fake 9101 at Sintra M+|| 57-5979: Sikorsky S-55 c/n 55-1237, ff:?; del US Army as H-19D, + |
MM57-05979: xfer MAP to Italian Air Force as MM57-05979, unk.
MM80119: reserialled Italian Air Force as MM80119, unk.
| || 9102: FAP|| |
| || 9103: FAP|| |
| Flying a Helicopter |