Sikorsky s-61 H-3 in
argentina Fuerza Aerea Argentina


Argentine Air Force




Del'd: 2 - 1974 to 1990



  • Fuerza Aerea Argentina s-61 H-3
  • Fuerza Aerea Argentina s-61 H-3
  • Fuerza Aerea Argentina s-61 H-3
Initially used for Antarctic supply missions operating from the Argentine Navy icebreaker. After the Chinooks arrived, they were reconfigured for Search and Rescue and VIP duties


@ (optional)     Send


Units

YearsUnitsbold : Current base of the Unit
1980/90AAP Mariano Moreno
Aeroparque Jorge Newbery
1974/90VII Brigada Aerea Mariano Moreno
Goose Green
AQ Vicecomodoro Marambio


Construction Numbers Help Us

C/NModBuiltID     In this OrganisationIn other Org

    61-763 S-61R 1975     BSH-72: FAA new built d/d 1975; BSH-72 as SAR helo; Final career bri+
    61-466 S-61N 1969     H-71: FAA d/d sep74. ex N82772. wfu 1980. sold as LV-OCL then ZS-H+
Carson Helicopters N82772: Carson; 09Jul73 damaged at sea; canc 28aug74; to Argent+

Helicopteros Marinos LV-OCL: HM ex FAA; 1982 Falklands/Malvinas War as SAR; 1986 pic+

court helicopters ZS-HRU: Court d/d 03feb87: ex LV-OCL; w/o 17sep92 off Cape Town

Wrecked while landing on a ship during adverse weather.+


Latest News

Ka-62 Performs First Official Test Flight

Super Stallions Get Service at FRCSW

Camcopter Completes Flight Trials in Norway

GrandNew Delivered to Centaurium Aviation

BK117 Nine-Passenger Seating

S.A.F.E. Structures and Eidos Ergonomics Agreement

Helibras Delivers Two More Caracal

India’s LUH Second Prototype First Flight

Sponsors




Promote Your Services Here




Share this page on
           

Sponsored by SaxonAir - Promote Your Services Here





Flying a Helicopter
Accidents
Acronyms
Jobs
Airliners
Airshows
For Sale
Contact


Database

46559 serials
18736 photos
3923 heliports


Share this page on