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    This model is a version of Seasprite



    c/n 67


    Written off 1977




    Helicopter Kaman UH-2A Serial 67 Register 149765 used by US Navy USN (United States Naval Aviation). Aircraft history and location






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    149765

    usa US Navy

    1962Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 67, ff?
    del USN as UH2K-1, 149765 unk
    redesig UH-2A in 1962
    unit xfers unk
    redesig SH-2F unk
    w/o 24Jun77.
    1964UH-2A type HC-1 on CVA-64 USS Constellation HC-1
    1968
    Kaman UH-2C UH-2C type HC-1 HC-1
    1976-08AKNHKAug76-Apr77 flown at Pax River by Laron Stoker XO of VX-1 with Butler Creighton Howdyshell NHK
    1977-06-24AKNHK accident SH-2F Helicopter /JA-31 was assigned to VX-1 at NAS Patuxent River, MD and crashed on its final approach to the base killing all 3 aboard. The pilot was LT. Steven Howdershell, Copilot LT Richard Creighton and Air Crewman AW 2 Robert Emery. They were all great friends and I still think of them some 40 years later. See Memorial Site - https://www.forevermissed.com/lost-shipmates-vx1/



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