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US Marine Corps helicopters

Organisation History:

Created on 10 Nov, 1775 by an act of the Continental Congress, the first Marines were recruited in Tun Tavern, Philadelphia, PA. The rest is history. The worlds finest fighting force started operating helicopters in 1947. Developed vertical assault and vertical envelopment techniques. Continue to expand maneuver warfare capabilities with introduction of MV-22 Osprey tilt-rotor aircraft.








News about this Organisation:

  • 08-Apr-14 - New tech could autonomize rotary-wing landings
  • 03-Apr-14 - VMM-161 flies the Hawaiian skies     ( Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 161 )
  • 27-Mar-14 - HMH-463 deploys 4 CH-53E in Darwin Australia     ( Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 463 )
  • 28-Feb-14 - HMH-465 train on live-fire day     ( Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 465 )
  • 19-Feb-14 - Cobham Refuelling Probes for V-22 Ospreys     ( v-22 Osprey )
        More News ...

    Rotary Wing Aircraft Units in this Organisation: Login to Edit    

    Rotary Wing Aircraft UnitCreatedDisband
        Marine Experimental Helicopter Squadron 1 - HMX-1 1947 --
        Marine Transport Squadron 1 - VMR-1 1941 --
        Headquarters & Maintenance Squadron 16 - H&MS-16 1952 --
        Marine Tiltrotor Operational Test and Evaluation Squadron Twenty-Two - VMX-22 2003 --
        Headquarters and Maintenance Squadron 36 - H&MS-36 1952 --
        Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 161 - HMM-161 1951 2009
        Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 161 - VMM-161 2009 --
        Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 162 - HMM-162 1952 2005
        Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 162 - VMM-162 2006 --
        Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 163 - HMM-163 1951 2011
        Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 163 - VMM-163 2011 --
        Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 164 - HMM-164 1964 --
        Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 165 - HMM-165 1965 2011
        Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 165 - VMM-165 2011 --
        Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 166 - HMM-166 1986 2010
        Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 166 - VMM-166 2010 --
        Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron 167 - HMLA-167 1968 --
        Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron 169 - HMLA-169 1971 --
        Marine Medium Helicopter Training Squadron 204 - HMT-204 1972 1999
        Marine Medium Tiltrotor Training Squadron 204 - VMMT-204 1999 --
        Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 261 - HMM-261 1951 2008
        Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 261 - VMM-261 2008 --
        Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 262 - HMM-262 1951 2013
        Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 262 - VMM-262 2013 --
        Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 263 - HMM-263 1952 2005
        Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 263 - VMM-263 2005 --
        Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 264 - HMM-264 1959 2009
        Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 264 - VMM-264 2009 --
        Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 265 - HMM-265 1962 2012
        Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 265 - VMM-265 2012 --
        Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 266 - HMM-266 1983 2008
        Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 266 - VMM-266 2008 --
        Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron 267 - HMLA-267 1966 --
        Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 268 - HMM-268 1972 --
        Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron 269 - HMLA-269 1971 --
        Marine Helicopter Training Squadron 301 - HMT-301 1966 2005
        Marine Heavy Helicopter Training Squadron 302 - HMHT-302 1966 --
        Marine Light Attack Training Squadron 303 - HMLAT-303 1982 --
        Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 361 - HMH-361 1952 --
        Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 362 - HMH-362 1952 2012
        Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 363 - HMH-363 1952 2012
        Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 363 - VMM-363 2012 --
        Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 364 - HMM-364 1961 --
        Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 365 - HMM-365 1963 2009
        Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 365 - VMM-365 2009 --
        Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 366 - HMH-366 1994 --
        Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron 367 - HMLA-367 1968 --
        Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron 369 - HMLA-369 1972 --
        Marine Medium Helicopter Training Squadron 402 - HMMT-402 ? --
        Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 461 - HMH-461 1957 --
        Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 462 - HMH-462 1944 --
        Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 463 - HMH-463 1944 --
        Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 464 - HMH-464 1981 --
        Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 465 - HMH-465 1981 --
        Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 466 - HMH-466 1984 --
        Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron 467 - HMLA-467 2008 --
        Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron 469 - HMLA-469 2009 --
        Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 561 - HMM-561 1967 1969
        Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 561 - VMM-561 2010 2012
        Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 764 - HMM-764 1958 2013
        Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 764 - VMM-764 2013 --
        Marine Light Helicopter Squadron 767 - HML-767 1958 1994
        Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 769 - HMH-769 1958 2008
        Marine Light Helicopter Squadron 770 - HML-770 1958 1980
        Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 772 - HMH-772 1958 --
        Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron 773 - HMLA-773 1958 --
        Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 774 - HMM-774 1958 --
        Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron 775 - HMLA-775 1958 2008
        Marine Light Helicopter Squadron 776 - HML-776 1959 1994
        Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 777 - HMH-777 1959 1980
        Marine Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Squadron 1 - VMU-1 1987 --
        Marine Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Squadron 2 - VMU-2 1984 --
        Marine Observation Squadron 1 - VMO-1 1943 1993
        Marine Observation Squadron 2 - VMO-2 1943 1993
        Marine Observation Squadron 3 - VMO-3 1943 1968
        Marine Observation Squadron 4 - VMO-4 1943 1994
        Marine Observation Squadron 5 - VMO-5 1944 1968
        Marine Observation Squadron 6 - VMO-6 1920 1977




    Models in this Organisation: Login to Edit    

    ModelDel'dFromTo
      kaman K-1200 K-MAX 22011
      bell UH-1Y Venom 2005
      bell v-22 Osprey 2012000
      sikorsky VH-60N Whitehawk 91989
      sikorsky s-80 H-53E 1801979
      sikorsky VH-3D Sea King 111975
      bell VH-1N 619711992
      bell UH-1N 20519712013
      sikorsky VH-53D 21968
      bell 209 ah-1 cobra 3551968
      sikorsky s-65 H-53 28219662012
      bell UH-1B Iroquois2019661968
      bell TH-1E Iroquois2019651986
      bell UH-1E Iroquois 21019641986
      kaman seasprite 1119641970
      B-V 107M H-46 Sea Knight 6001962
      sikorsky VH-3A Sea King 819621978
      sikorsky HUS-1Z / VH-34D Seahorse19571962
      sikorsky s-56 H-37 19561970
      sikorsky s-58 H-34 56319551971
      kaman H-43 Huskie 831953??
      sikorsky s-52 H-18 HO5S 791952??
      sikorsky s-55 H-19 19511960
      piasecki PV-1819491964





    Individual Helicopters on Database: Login to Edit    

    Construction Numbers on database of this organisation
    79bell 209 ah-1 cobra AH-1J Sea Cobra
    170bell 209 ah-1 cobra AH-1W Super Cobra
    27bell 209 ah-1 cobra AH-1Z Viper
    38bell 209 ah-1 cobra AH-1G Cobra
    45bell 209 ah-1 cobra AH-1T Super Cobra
    6bell 212 VH-1N
    205bell 212 UH-1N
    66bell UH-1Y Venom
    6bell v-22 Osprey
    4bell v-22 Osprey MV-22
    200bell v-22 Osprey MV-22B Osprey
    210bell 204 UH-1E Iroquois
    20bell 204 UH-1B Iroquois
    263B-V 107M H-46 Sea Knight CH-46D
    176B-V 107M H-46 Sea Knight CH-46F
    165B-V 107M H-46 Sea Knight CH-46A
    3gyrodyne XRON-1
    3gyrodyne DSN / QH-50 DASH QH-50D
    11kaman seasprite UH-2B
    3kaman K-1200 K-MAX
    1MDh H-6
    1piasecki PV-18 HUP-2 / UH-25B Retriever
    9sikorsky s-70 H-60 VH-60N Whitehawk
    60sikorsky s-55 H-19 HRS-3
    89sikorsky s-55 H-19 HRS-2
    58sikorsky s-55 H-19 HRS-1
    8sikorsky s-61 H-3 VH-3A Sea King
    11sikorsky s-61 H-3 VH-3D Sea King
    3sikorsky s-61 H-3 HSS-2 Sea King
    18sikorsky s-58 H-34 HUS-1A / UH-34E
    4sikorsky s-58 H-34 HUS-1Z / VH-34D Seahorse
    1sikorsky s-58 H-34 HSS-1N / SH-34J Seabat
    511sikorsky s-58 H-34 HUS-1 / UH-34D Seahorse
    140sikorsky s-65 H-53 CH-53A Sea Stallion
    6sikorsky s-65 H-53 RH-53D
    2sikorsky s-65 H-53 YCH-53A
    126sikorsky s-65 H-53 CH-53D Sea Stallion
    3sikorsky s-80 H-53E MH-53E Sea Dragon
    2sikorsky s-80 H-53E YCH-53E
    171sikorsky s-80 H-53E CH-53E Super Stallion
    55sikorsky s-56 H-37 HR2S-1
    5sikorsky s-56 H-37 XHR2S-1
    79sikorsky s-52 H-18 HO5S HO5S-1





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