Sikorsky s-55 H-19 in
south africa Suid-Afrikaanse Lugmag

South African Air Force

Del'd: 4 - 1956 to 1968

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C/NModBuiltID     In this OrganisationIn other Org

    55-959 S-55C 1956     A4: SAAF d/d 1956; 17 sqd; 1968 to ZS-HCO
Autair Helicopters ZS-HCO: Autair 1968; ex SAAF A4; to CR-ALO

- CR-ALO: Mozambique Golf Oil Company
    55-950 S-55C 1956     A5: SAAF d/d 1956; 1968 to ZS-HCL
Autair Helicopters ZS-HCL: Autair d/d 1968; ex SAAF A5; w/o 27may71 Emergency land+
    55-498 HO4S-3 1953     A5: 1987 preserved airworthy at SAAF Museum
United States Naval Aviation 133751: Sikorsky S-55 c/n 55-498, ff:?; acc BuAerRep (BAR) East+

Royal Navy WV223: MAP to UK/Royal Navy as Whirlwind HAS.22 WV223, Ex BuAe+

705Sq/702-GJ Dec 1953

845Sq/O by Sep 1955, 845Sq/U Sep 1956 (replacing WV200)+

728Sq C Flt/621 by Mar 1958; 737Sq/781 by Apr 1960 stil+

Autair Helicopters ZS-HDM: to Autair Pty, SA. c Jun 1971
    55-1055 S-55C 1957     A6: SAAF d/d 1956; 1968 to ZS-HCM
Autair Helicopters ZS-HCM: Autair; ex SAAF A6; 1968 pictured during replenishment +

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