Helicopter Sikorsky S-58C Serial 58-350 Register B14 D-HAUC N878 OO-SHQ used by Force Aérienne Belge (Belgian Air Force) Meravo Luftreederei GmbH (Meravo Air Shipping Company Ltd) New York Airways Chicago Helicopter Airways SABENA (Societe Anonyme Belge d Exploitation de la Navigation Aerienne). Built 1956. Aircraft history
leased to Sabena NV, Brussel, 11Jun63 delivered Brussel and flown with US registration, N878, 24Jun63 registered OO-SHQ (CofR 1534) Sabena NV, Brussel, 04Nov64 struck off charge and stored at Brussel-Zaventem, 01Apr67.
sold to Belgian Air Force, 13Dec67 cancelled from the Belgian Civil Register, 29Dec67 delivered Belgian Air Force, Heli Flight-Koksijde sold Belgian Air Force as B14/OT-ZKN, (used in VIP configuration), 12Jun69 xfer Helicopter Squadron, Koksijde, Apr71 xfer 40 Sqn, Koksijde, 1974 last flight (tt 9840:00 hrs), 10Jul76 prepared for long term storage at Koksijde, 31Aug76
ferried from Koksijde to Oedheim (Germany), 31Jan78 registered D-HAUC Meravo Luftreederei Fluggesellschaft mbh - Oedheim, Feb78 struck off charge, unk? first noted preserved German Army Field Laupheim (Germany) as 8025, 1982 last noted preserved Laupheim (Germany) as 8025, Oct07.