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    Year 1963 accidents

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    Kaman Seasprite Accidents


    YearVersionC/N
    1963 UH-2A 23 US 149019 : Reported to have crashed at sea during 1963. recovered
    1963 UH-2A 24 US 149020 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 24, ff?; del USN as UH2K-1, 149020 unk; redesig UH-2A Oct62; xfer HU-2, HU-??, unk; w/o 05Aug63.
    1963 UH-2A 38 US 149034 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 38, ff?; del USN as UH2K-1, 149034 unk; redesig UH-2A in 1962; xfer HU-2, Det 62, HU-??, unk; asgd USS Independence, (CVA-62) unk; w/o 17Jul63.
    1963 UH-2A 7 US 147974 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 7, ff?; del USN as UH2K-1, 147974 unk; redesig UH-2A Oct 1962; w/o 26Jul63.
    1963 UH-2A 78 US 149776 : w/o 17sep63, I was with HU-1/HC-1, UH-2A 149776 was lost due to power failure while being flown in the dead mans curve to avoid corrosive spray. The flotation bag failed on the starboard side from the hard landing and rolled over and sank.
    1963 UH-2A 79 US 149777 : If I am not mistaken this went down on 28Jan63 and pilot LT(jg) Robert A Short was the only casualty
    1963 UH-2A 86 US 149784 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 86, ff?; del USN as UH2K-1, 149784 unk; redesig UH-2A in 1962; xfer HU-2, HU-??, unk; w/o 18Apr63.
    1963 UH-2A 9 US 147976 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 9, ff?; del USN as UH2K-1, 147976 unk; redesig UH-2A Oct 1962; xfer HU-1, UP-??, unk; asgd USS Bon Homme Richard (CVA-31) unk; ditched at sea 12Sep63, 4 crew successfully recovered; aircraft capsized but remained afloat & recoverd by BHR same day; w/o 30Oct63.
    1963 UH-2B 97 US 150147 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite c/n 97, ff?; del USN as UH-2B 150147 unk; redesig UH-2B in 1962; xfer HU-1, UP-??, unk; w/o 29Oct63.
        9 C/N found.


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