argentina Prefectura Naval Argentina

PNA - Argentine Coast Guard    

HelicoptersNaval FleetPictorial


1961: Their first helicopter:

Sikorsky S-51 LQ-XXR


Was a former Federal Police aircraft in service since 1949, transferred to the then Prefectura Nacional Maritima and redesignated PM-20






1962: Bell 47s joined the service


Bell 47J-2 Ranger c/n 1806 PM-21






Bell 47J-2A Ranger c/n 3320 PM-22






In 1970 the service is renamed Prefectura Naval Argentina therefore changing serials to PA

Bell 47J-2A Ranger c/n 3320 PA-22 ex PM-22



1968: Six Hughes 369HS arrived




PA-30 today at the Prefectura Museum at Tigre, Buenos Aires



Hughes 369HS c/n 11-0274S PA-31 during a 1980s expo



1980: The SA 330L Puma join the service


Puma in their original colours









Aerospatiale SA330L Puma PA-13 serving at Mar del Plata coast guard air station






1995: four Aerospatiale Dauphin II are incorporated:

Aerospatiale AS565MA Dauphin c/n 6412 PA-43



1996: schweizer 300C :

PA-92



2011: Brand-new Eurocopter AS.355NP capable to operate from the Mantilla Class patrol vessels

PA-81








Flying a Helicopter   |   Accidents   |   Jobs  

38677 serials     8959 photos     2709 heliports
Countries
Helicopters
Ships
Mobile: m.helis.com   |   Helis Airliners





MH-53M,     MH-60R     Gazelle HT.2 & HT.3
EH.101,   NH.90,  Tigre,   Bell 430,   AW.139
Orgs. CV-22 Osprey,     EC.145
Units:HS-1,   78Sqd,   USCG,   PNA
Ships:Destroyers,     HMS Ark Royal
New:Bell 525,   AW.149,   AW.609,   S-61T
X2,   X3,   EC.130T2,   EC.175
US Army AAAS     Ultralights
    Helicopter News:
First Bell 429 to the New York Police Dept

Metro Aviation receives STC for AS365 N3+

Boeing Delivers First US Army Multiyear II Chinook

Bristow First Anniversary of Northern Scotland SAR

US and Canadians Paratroopers in Poland

Enstrom 480B certified with Garmin G1000H

Two Medical EC145 for Moscow

HM-14 train on USS Anchorage during RIMPAC 14

Marines MV-22 secure departure of Tripoli Embassy

Marines Unmanned K-MAX returns from Afghanistan

Second MD500E to Polk County Sheriff Office

INAER flying firecrews combat Spain wildfire season

Helicopter History Site - www.helis.com - Online since 1997 - Privacy Statement - RSS - Facebook - Twitter - Linkedin - Google+

This page downloaded 30 Jul 2014 09:09:41 MDT