Boeing-Vertol CH-46A


This model is a version of 107M H-46 Sea Knight



c/n 2161


Year 1966




Helicopter Boeing-Vertol CH-46A Serial 2161 Register 152539 used by US Navy (United States Naval Aviation) US Marine Corps. Built 1966. Aircraft history and location



Boeing-Vertol CH-46A c/n 2161



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usa 152539
US Marine Corps
BV-107M, c/n 2161, ff?
del USMC 15Jun66 as CH-46A 152539
asgd Boeing FR Morton PA
xfer HMM-165 22Jun66
xfer HMM-164 06Jan68
xfer FAWPRA Atsugi 10Jan69
xfer HMM-165 29Nov69
xfer H&MS-36 COSA 24Aug70
xfer H&MS-36 29Sep70 HMM-164
usa 152539
US Marine Corps
1968 VN Da Nang as HMM-164 /YT-.. inserting 2nd Bn 5th Marines on a hilltop during Operation Taylor Common in Vietnam HMM-164
usa 152539
US Navy
xfer HC-3 24Feb71
xfer MARTD Lakehurst, HMM-768, 14Jun71
stor MASDC as 1J0070 08Jul72
xfer NARF Cherry Point 16Mar74
redesig HH-46A 30Apr75
further unit xfers unk
conv HH-46D unk
xfer unit unk
SOC 08Dec03. HC-3
usa 152539
US Navy
1975 asg SAR Unit at NAS Meridian
1979 to HC-16 Pensacola, FL
1985 xfer to the West Coast
I made two rescues in this. One in Meridian in 1977 and one with HC-16 off the Lexington in 1984 NAS Meridian SAR
usa 152539
US Navy
1993 US NAS North Island HH-46D type HC-11 /VR-51 HC-11
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US Navy
2001-2002 aboard USS Bataan (LHA-5) with HC-6 Det 1


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