Aerospatiale SA330L Puma in
argentina Aviacion de Ejercito Argentino

Argentine Army Aviation

Del'd: 9 - 1978 to 1996

Aviacion de Ejercito Argentino SA330L Puma

Nine units delivered from 1978. Six lost during the Malvinas/Falklands War. Last 3 merged with 3 as332 Super Puma until retirement on 1996

Puma Malvinas Falklands Argentine commandos board a Puma during the 1982 Malvinas/Falklands war
on one of these flights, AE-508 was shot down by the SAS

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YearsUnitsbold : Current base of the Unit
1978/96BHelicAsal601 Port Stanley
Campo de Mayo

Construction Numbers Help Us

C/NBuiltID     In this OrganisationIn other Org

    1539     AE-500: w/o 23may82 destroyed on ground at Port Howard
    1540     AE-501: w/o 26may82 destroyed on ground at Mount Kent
    1544     AE-502: Ejercito; 1989 pictured at Campo de Mayo; w/o 12nov93 at Ol+
    1550     AE-503: w/o 23may82 destroyed near Port Horward
    1551     AE-504: Ejercito; 1982 aboard ARA Bahia Paraiso polar transport; w/o+
    1554     AE-505: 9may82 shot down by SAM Sea Dart HMS Coventry during rescue +
    1556     AE-506: Ejercito; 1982 pictured (top) as medevac helicopter on Ugand+
    1559     AE-507: Ejercito; 1995 pictured during Army Day; w/o 08oct96 at Camp+
    1560     AE-508: 30may82 shot down near Mount Kent by SAS s SAM Stinger (6 GN+

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