usa Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron Seven Five

US Navy


HS-75 Emerald Knights

1970 to 2007    


Unit History:

Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron Seven Five
Established June 1, 1970, Emerald Knights have been stationed at NAS Lakehurst, NAS Willow Grove and NAS Jacksonville. The squadron has flown the SH-3D, SH-3G, SH-3H, UH-3H, SH-60F and HH-60H helicopters. At the time of closure had six SH-60F Seahawks. Disestablished March 1st, 2007




When I was there in 1972 we actually had some SH-3A models

The squadron moved from Lakehurst to Willow Grove the summer of 1979. When graduating a school I had put in for hs75 @ Lakehurst but when my orders came in it was for Willow Grove. I reported there in Aug of 79.



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Locations of this unit:

YearsLocationICAO/FAA
2001/07NAS JacksonvilleKNIP
1979/01NAS JRB Willow GroveKNXX
1970/79NAS LakehurstKNEL

Models served in this unit: Login to Edit    

YearsModels
1970/??s-61 H-3
??/07s-70 H-60




Construction Numbers found for HS-75 Help Us    

C/NVersionBuiltIn this OrganisationIn other Org
    61-036 hss-2     148964 : 1995 SH-3H type HS-75 /NW-616
    61-081 hss-2     149007 : USN; SH-3A HS-75 w/o 06dec70
    61-211 hss-2     149934 : USN; 1974? pictured (top) as HS-85 /NW-505 carrier wing CVSGR-80 asgn US+
    61-391 sh-3d     154105 : USN; 1984 as /NW-553 HS-75 USS Eisenhower (CVN-75); 11aug94 to 9H0077/AMAR+
Argentine Navy - : ARA d/d 06dic02 as spares
: Jun12 pictured during airport s plane crash exercise
    61-420 sh-3d     154120 : USN; HS-75 w/o 26oct78
    70-644 sh-60f     164078 : This aircraft was known as EK610, the showbird of the HS-75 Emerald Knight+
    6 C/N found for HS-75







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