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Sikorsky HSS-2 Sea King

This model is a version of s-61 H-3

c/n 61-073

Helicopter Sikorsky HSS-2 Sea King Serial 61-073 Register 148999 used by US Navy (United States Naval Aviation). Aircraft history

  • Sikorsky HSS-2 Sea King c/n 61-073
  • Sikorsky HSS-2 Sea King c/n 61-073
  • Sikorsky HSS-2 Sea King c/n 61-073

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Apollo 13 (1995)
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10dic87 (top) with Brazilian N3013 during Topex 1-87 as HS-9 /AJ-610
1994 (bot) as HS-4 /NT-66 appear on Apollo 13 movie (the real helo 66 was 152711 ) along unknown serial NT-406
09dec94 to AMARC
08jan03 struck from navy list
2006 preserved USS Hornet museum
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Jun65 was the actual recovery helicopter for the Gemini 4 mission as I discovered in 2008
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retired to Davis-Monthan Boneyard right after flying in Apollo 13 the Motion Picture
Apr05 recovered and restored aboard the USS Hornet Museum, She resides there today for all to enjoy
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Preserved at USS Hornet Museum
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US USS Hornet Museum Exhibit ( 26-sep-17 )
26sep17 (pic3) at USS Hornet Museum, Alameda, CA, painted as HS-4 / NT66

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