france Flottille 33F

Aéronautique Navale


33F : 33 naval squadron
French Navy

1956 to present    




Flottille 33F
33F was created 01 August 1956 and remain operational until dissolved 01 October 1999. Was reactivated again on 08 December 2011 with the introduction of the NH.90 Caiman in the Marine Nationale service
33F specialises in deploying aboard Aquitaine class frigates.

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14th NH90 Caiman Delivered to French Navy, 21-Aug-15 : Fourteen and last Step B NH90 NFH Caiman was delivered to the French Navy and assigned to the 33F Squadron


Locations

YearsLocationICAO/FAA
2011/nowLanvéoc-PoulmicLFRL
1979/99d'Hyeres Le PalyvestreLFTH
1964/79Saint-MandrierLFTR
1962/64Frejus Saint-RaphaelLFTU
1956/62DZ Tafaraoui/LartigueDAOL
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YearsModels
2011/nowNH90 NFH
1969/99se3210 super frelon
1957/69HSS-1 Seabat
1956/60H-21


Construction Numbers (Not all in unit) Help Us

C/NVersionBuiltIn this OrgIn other Org
01 super frelon 01: FN d/d 1962
01: 1974 wfu; Displayed at Paris-Le Bourget Air
02 super frelon 02: FN d/d 1963
03 super frelon 03: FN d/d 1964, 20S
03: w/o 30may65 Crashed in Saint-Tropez bay
04 super frelon 04: FN d/d 1964
04: 1995 wfu; Stored at Hyères naval air base
04: noted on Hyeres dump 7 Jun 2009
04: 2010 dump Hyeres; 2011 still
05 super frelon 05: FN d/d 1965
05: 1995 wfu; Stored at Hyères naval air base
06 super frelon 06: FN d/d 1965; 1985 on Clemenceau aircraft carrier; w/o 19oct89 sea landing +
1018 NH90 NFH 1: 1018/NFRS001; Marine Nationale
Eurocopter France F-ZWTO: Eurocopter; to FN as 1
1252 NH90 NFH 10: FN 31F Jun14, test serial F-XHFJ;
10: 09mar15 Bahrain using call sign FNY5665
101 sa321g 101: FN d/d 1966; 32F; 2001 wfu; Stored at Lanvéoc-Poulmic naval air base
102 sa321g 102: FN d/d 1966
102: 1996 33F
102: 2000 wfu; Stored at Lanvéoc-Poulmic naval air base
103 sa321g 103: FN d/d 1966; w/o 22aug66 crashed at Pourcieux (Var)
105 sa321g 105: FN d/d 1967; w/o 05apr95 Crashed at Thorame (Var)
106 sa321g 106: FN d/d 1967; 2000 wfu; Stored at Lanvéoc-Poulmic naval air base
1278 NH90 NFH 11: FN, test serial F-XHFK; Mar14 33F
112 sa321g 112: FN d/d 1967
112: 32F / A, noted visiting 5 Jun 1979
112: w/o June 1980
112: 2000 wfu; Stored at Lanvéoc-Poulmic naval air base
118 sa321g 118: FN d/d 1968
118: 2003 32F
118: 2010 wfu; Preserved as gate guard at NAS Hyères
1300 NH90 NFH 12: FN, test serial F-XHFL, F-ZWCF; Jun15 33F; pictured
120 sa321g 120: FN d/d 1968
120: Attended the 6th International Helicopter SAR Competition Jul 1972, as a s+
120: 2001 wfu; Stored at Lanvéoc-Poulmic naval air base
122 sa321g 122: FN d/d 1968; 32F; 2001 wfu; Stored at Lanvéoc-Poulmic naval air base
122: 32F /D in Culdrose Air Show, Flying Display 25 Jul 1979
123 sa321g 123: FN d/d 1970; 32F; w/o 19nov70 crashed in Camargue
1301 NH90 NFH 13: FN, test serial F-XHFM, F-ZKBS
13: 19nov15 at Perpignan
134 sa321g 134: FN d/d 1969
134: 1996 33F
134: 02june12 pictured under restoration at Lanveoc-Poulmic Naval airbase befor+
134: Preserved at the Naval harbor in Brest by Jun17
137 sa321g 137: FN d/d 1969
137: 1996 33F ; 2003 32F
1302 NH90 NFH 14: FN d/d 17jul15, test serial F-XHFN
141 sa321g 141: FN d/d 1969; 32F; w/o 07mar71 crashed at Lanvéoc-Poulmic naval air base
144 sa321g 144: FN d/d 1969
144: 01jul07 pictured (pic1) with 32F at BAN lanveoc poulmic airshow; 04may10 1+
144: 2003 asg 32F
144: 08Jul06 asg 32F pictured (pic2) in the static display at Yeovilton Air Day
144: Mar16 pictured (pic3) preserved at Le Bourget
147 sa321g 147: FN d/d 1970; 32F; w/o 17mar76 drashed in Iroise Sea
148 sa321g 148: FN d/d 1970; 32F
148: 2008 pictured during 2008 SAR-Meet in Kiel-Holtenau
149 sa321g 149: FN d/d 1970; 32F; w/o 16feb79 crash in Iroise Sea
SA.149 hss-1 1961 149: Sud Aviation HSS-1, c/n SA.149, ff 14Apr61; del Aeronavale 14May61; modifi+
149 sa321g 149: crashed after main rotor blade attachment rupture
SA.149 hss-1 1961 149: gate guardian at Frejus by 1983 until at least 1987
149: 1990s pictured as Gate guardian at BAN Frejus-Saint-Raphael; 27jun07 pictu+
1303 NH90 NFH 2015 15: FN d/d 21sep15 , test serial F-XHFO
150 sa321g 150: FN d/d 1970; 32F
150: 2001 wfu; Stored at Lanvéoc-Poulmic naval air base
159 sa321g 159: FN d/d 1979; 33F St Mandrier naval air base
159: w/o 10feb86, 33F at Saint Mandrier, 83 Var-France
159: w/o 10feb86 Crashed in Corsica
159: The helicopter encountered severe icing conditions during transit from sai+
1304 NH90 NFH 16: FN d/d Feb16, test serial F-XHFP, F-ZKBD
16: 14jul17 pictured in the Aeronavale section of the helicopter flypast at QJ+
160 sa321g 160: FN d/d 1973
160: 1996 33F ; 2003 32F
160: 30apr10 pictured over Brest in their last flight
160: 2010 wfu; Preserved and stored at the French Naval Aviation Museum in Roch+
161 sa321g 161: FN d/d 1973; 32F; w/o 18may77 Crashed in Djibouti
162 sa321g 162: FN d/d 1974 ; 1994 32F
162: 21jul96 asg 32F pictured (pic1) at Fairford airshow, UK
162: May06 asg 32F at Lanveoc-Poulmic naval airbase
162: 05Jul08 in 50th anniversary of 32F special markings (chequer board on port+
162: 05Jul08 in 50th anniversary of 32F special markings (silhouette of HSS-1 o+
162: 2010 wfu
162: preserved Static display at Lanveoc-Poulmic naval airbase from 2012; 03aug+
163 sa321g 163: FN d/d 1974; 32F
163: 31jul76 as 32F /Q pictured at the International Air tattoo RAF Greenham Co+
163: 32F / Q, visited RNAS Culdrose on 9 May 1979
163: 2010 wfu; Preserved and stored at the French Army Light Aviation Museum in+
164 sa321g 164: FN d/d 1974; 32F
164: 2001 wfu; Stored at Lanvéoc-Poulmic naval air base
165 sa321g 165: FN d/d 1974, 32F
165: 1996 33F
165: 30apr10 pictured at Lanvéoc-Poulmic during her last flight
165: 2010 wfu; Preserved and stored at the Conservatoire de l'Air et de l'Espac+
1339 NH90 NFH 17: FN from Jun16 10S; 24jun16 d/d 31F
Airbus Helicopters France F-ZKBL: Airbus Helicopters France, test serial F-XHFQ
SA.182 hss-1 182: FN preserved St. Mandrier
182: FN; 2011 gate guard Hyeres
1020 NH90 NFH 2: 1020/NFRS002; FN d/d Jun 2010
2: 02jun12 pictured at Lanvéoc-Poulmic naval airbase Open day 2012
2: 14jul14 asg, 10S/CEPA flew in parade Quatorze Juillet
1055 NH90 NFH 3: FN; 2011 10S/CEPA
B-136 h-21b 1954 31.F.1: xfer French Navy as 31.F.1, 1956; w/o at Rhoufi, 08Nov56.
US Air Force 53-4386: Piasecki PV-22 c/n B-136, ff:?; ordered by USAF as H-21B 53-4386, 1954; MDAP to France
B-137 h-21b 1954 31.F.2: to French Navy as 31.F.2, 1956; soc 1968.
US Air Force 53-4387: Piasecki PV-22 c/n B-137, ff:?; ordered by USAF as H-21B 53-4387, 1954; MDAP to France
B-162 h-21b 1956 31.F.3: del Aeronavale as 31F.3, C, Oct 1956;
US Air Force 55-5127: Piasecki PV-22 c/n B-162, ff:?; ordered by USAF as H-21B 55-5127, MDAP to France, 1956
French Army Light Aviation 8 000 xxx: xfer ALAT as 8 000 xxx, unk; xfer GH No2, ARS, unk; xfer ES.ALAT, unk; xfer EA.ALAT, unk; soc: 2094 ...
B-138 h-21b 1954 31.F.3: xfer French Navy as 31.F.3, 56; w/o 14Aug56.
US Air Force 53-4388: Piasecki PV-22 c/n B-138, ff:?; ordered by USAF as H-21B 53-4388, 1954; MDAP to France
B-163 h-21b 1956 31.F.4: del Aeronavale as 31.F.4, D, Nov 1956;
US Air Force 55-5128: Piasecki PV-22 c/n B-163, ff:?; ordered by USAF as H-21B 55-5128, MDAP to France, 1956
French Army Light Aviation 8 000 yyy: xfer ALAT as 8 000 xxx, unk; xfer GH No2, ART, unk; xfer 14 GALAT, AAN, unk; xfer GALAT 15, AAN, unk...
B-164 h-21b 1956 31.F.5: del French Navy as 31F.5, E, Nov56; asgd Algeria, Nov56; w/o at Khenchela,+
US Air Force 55-5129: Piasecki PV-22 c/n B-164, ff:?; ordered by USAF as H-21B 55-5129, MDAP to France, 1956
B-165 h-21b 1956 31.F.6: del French Navy as 31.F.6, Nov56; asgd Algeria, Nov56; w/o at Dielfa, 03Ap+
US Air Force 55-5130: Piasecki PV-22 c/n B-165, ff:?; ordered by USAF as H-21B 55-5130, MDAP to France, 1956
B-166 h-21b 1956 31.F.7: del French Navy as 31.F.7, Nov56; asgd Algeria, Nov56; soc 17May68.
US Air Force 55-5131: Piasecki PV-22 c/n B-166, ff:?; ordered by USAF as H-21B 55-5131, MDAP to France, 1956
1075 NH90 NFH 2010 4: 1075/NFRS004; FN
4: 19jun11 pictured (pic1) with 10S/CEPA at static meeting Aerien aerodrome L+
4: 02jun12 pictured (pic2) Lanvéoc-Poulmic_Naval airbase open day 2012
4: 10jun15 pictured (pic3) arriving at Paris Air Show
147 sa321g 47: crashed after main rotor blade attachment rupture
1093 NH90 NFH 5: FN 33F Mar13, test serial F-XHFE
1163 NH90 NFH 6: FN; 2011 10S/CEPA
1181 NH90 NFH 7: FN; Oct11 seen as F-ZWDG w 1181 paper
7: 14jul13 33F flew in parade Quatorze Juillet
7: 14jul13 pictured at Issy-les-Moulineaux. AdlA Fennec on background
SA.50 hss-1 7: instructional airframe at Rochefort by 1980. to 1983.
7: Gate Guardian at Lanveoc by 1983 until at least 1987
1243 NH90 NFH 8: FN, test serial F-ZWDF; Jun16 33F
1251 NH90 NFH 9: FN, test serial F-ZWBT
B-154 h-21b 1956 F-YDCB: xfer Aeronavale as F-YDCB, unk;
US Air Force 54-4001: Piasecki PV-22, c/n B.154/FR.07, ff:1954; ordered by USAF as H-21B, 54-4001, MDAP to France;
French Army Light Aviation 8 000 114: del ALAT (Algeria) as 8 000 114; xfer GH No2, AAG, unk;
French Army Light Aviation 8 000 114: xfer ALAT, GH No2, AAG, 1960; xfer ES.ALAT, unk; xfer EA.ALAT, unk; soc: 2118 TTH, 17May68.
- N64606: preserved at Classic Rotors Museum, Ramona, CA; Oct01 pictured at At the Planes of Fame Air Show in ...
- N64606: sold Midwest Helicopter Airways as N64606, unk; sold Bruce W. Rogers, Ramona, CA as N64606, 15Dec90;...
B-150 h-21b 1955 F-YDCE: xfer French Navy as F-YDCE in 1959
US Air Force 53-4400: Piasecki PV-22, c/n B.150/FR.03, ff:1955?, ordered by USAF as H-21B, 53-4400, MDAP to France.
French Army Light Aviation 8 000 110: del ALAT in Algeria as 8 000 110 in 1956; xfer GH No2, AAC, unk
French Army Light Aviation 8 000 110: xfer ALAT, GH No2, ARZ, unk; xfer ES-ALAT, unk; soc: 1859 TTH, 17May68.
SA.119 hss-1 SA.119: Sud Aviation HSS-1 c/n SA.119, ff?; del France Aeronavale as SA.119, 119, +
SA.120 hss-1 SA.120: Sud Aviation HSS-1 c/n SA.120, ff?; del France Aeronavale as SA.120, 120, +
SA.121 hss-1 SA.121: Sud Aviation HSS-1 c/n SA.121, ff?; del France Aeronavale as SA.121, 121/Y+
SA.122 hss-1 SA.122: Sud Aviation HSS-1 c/n SA.122, ff?; del France Aeronavale as SA.122, 122, +
SA.123 hss-1 SA.123: Sud Aviation HSS-1 c/n SA.123, ff?; del France Aeronavale as SA.123, 123, +
SA.124 hss-1 SA.124: Sud Aviation HSS-1 c/n SA.124, ff?; del France Aeronavale as SA.124, 124, +
SA.125 hss-1 SA.125: Sud Aviation HSS-1 c/n SA.125, ff?; del France Aeronavale as SA.125, 125, +
SA.126 hss-1 SA.126: Sud Aviation HSS-1 c/n SA.126, ff?; del France Aeronavale as SA.126, 126, +
SA.127 hss-1 SA.127: Sud Aviation HSS-1 c/n SA.127, ff?; del France Aeronavale as SA.127, 127, +
SA.128 hss-1 SA.128: Sud Aviation HSS-1 c/n SA.128, ff?; del France Aeronavale as SA.128, 128, +
SA.129 hss-1 SA.129: Sud Aviation HSS-1 c/n SA.129, ff?; del France Aeronavale as SA.129, 129, +
SA.130 hss-1 SA.130: Sud Aviation HSS-1 c/n SA.130, ff?; del France Aeronavale as SA.130, 130, +
SA.131 hss-1 SA.131: Sud Aviation HSS-1 c/n SA.131, ff?; del France Aeronavale as SA.131, 131, +
SA.132 hss-1 SA.132: Sud Aviation HSS-1 c/n SA.132, ff?; del France Aeronavale as SA.132, 132/T+
SA.133 hss-1 SA.133: Sud Aviation HSS-1 c/n SA.133, ff?; del France Aeronavale as SA.133, 133, +
SA.134 hss-1 SA.134: Sud Aviation HSS-1 c/n SA.134, ff?; del France Aeronavale as SA.134, 134, +
SA.135 hss-1 SA.135: Sud Aviation HSS-1 c/n SA.135, ff?; del France Aeronavale as SA.135, 135/N+
SA.135: Instructional airframe at Rochefort by 1980 until at least 1987.
SA.136 hss-1 SA.136: Sud Aviation HSS-1 c/n SA.136, ff?; del France Aeronavale as SA.136, 136/L+
SA.137 hss-1 SA.137: Sud Aviation HSS-1 c/n SA.137, ff?; del France Aeronavale as SA.137, 137/S+
SA.138 hss-1 SA.138: Sud Aviation HSS-1 c/n SA.138, ff?; del France Aeronavale as SA.138, 138, +
SA.139 hss-1 SA.139: Sud Aviation HSS-1 c/n SA.139, ff?; del France Aeronavale as SA.139, 139, +
SA.140 hss-1 SA.140: Sud Aviation HSS-1 c/n SA.140, ff?; del France Aeronavale as SA.140, 140, +
SA.140: ex 31F. Instructional airframe at Rochefort by 1980.
SA.141 hss-1 SA.141: Sud Aviation HSS-1 c/n SA.141, ff?; del France Aeronavale as SA.141, 141, +
SA.142 hss-1 SA.142: Sud Aviation HSS-1 c/n SA.142, ff?; del France Aeronavale as SA.142, 142, +
SA.142: Still at Poitiers by 1986.
SA.143 hss-1 SA.143: Sud Aviation HSS-1 c/n SA.143, ff?; del France Aeronavale as SA.143, 143, +
SA.144 hss-1 SA.144: Sud Aviation HSS-1 c/n SA.144, ff?; del France Aeronavale as SA.144, 144, +
SA.147 hss-1 SA.147: Sud Aviation HSS-1 c/n SA.147, ff?; del France Aeronavale as SA.147, 147, +
SA.148 hss-1 SA.148: Sud Aviation HSS-1 c/n SA.148, ff?; del France Aeronavale as SA.148, 148, +
SA.148: Ex 33F. Instructional airframe at Rochefort by 1980 until at least 1987.
SA.150 hss-1 SA.150: Sud Aviation HSS-1 c/n SA.150, ff?; del France Aeronavale as SA.150, 150, +
SA.150: Instructional airframe at Rochefort by 1980 until 1987.
SA.150: Transferred from Technical School to the museum in 1988.
SA.182 hss-1 SA.182: Sud Aviation HSS-1 c/n SA.182, ff?; del France Aeronavale as SA.182, 182, +
SA.183 hss-1 SA.183: Sud Aviation HSS-1 c/n SA.183, ff?; del France Aeronavale as SA.183, unk; +
SA.47 hss-1 SKY.1004: Sikorsky HSS-1 c/n 58-1004; del as components to Sud Aviation, c/n SA.47; +
SA.48 hss-1 SKY.1005: Sikorsky HSS-1 c/n 58-1005; del as components to Sud Aviation, c/n SA.48; +
SA.49 hss-1 SKY.1006: Sikorsky HSS-1 c/n 58-1006; del as components to Sud Aviation, c/n SA.49; +
SA.50 hss-1 SKY.1007: Sikorsky HSS-1 c/n 58-1007; del as components to Sud Aviation, c/n SA.50; +
SA.39 hss-1 SKY.922: Sikorsky HSS-1 c/n 58-922; del as components to Sud Aviation, c/n SA.39; d+
SA.40 hss-1 SKY.932: Sikorsky HSS-1 c/n 58-932; del as components to Sud Aviation, c/n SA.40; d+
SA.41 hss-1 SKY.944: Sikorsky HSS-1 c/n 58-944; del as components to Sud Aviation, c/n SA.41; d+
SA.42 hss-1 SKY.954: Sikorsky HSS-1 c/n 58-954; del as components to Sud Aviation, c/n SA.42; d+
SA.43 hss-1 SKY.961: Sikorsky HSS-1 c/n 58-961; del as components to Sud Aviation, c/n SA.43; d+
SA.44 hss-1 SKY.971: Sikorsky HSS-1 c/n 58-971; del as components to Sud Aviation, c/n SA.44; d+
SA.45 hss-1 SKY.983: Sikorsky HSS-1 c/n 58-983; del as components to Sud Aviation, c/n SA.45; d+
SA.46 hss-1 SKY.994: Sikorsky HSS-1 c/n 58-994; del as components to Sud Aviation, c/n SA.46; d+
102 C/N found in this Organisation.

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14-jul-1314-jul-13 quatorze juillet 2013



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