Sikorsky RH-53D

This model is a version of S-65 H-53

c/n 65-359

Year 1972 to 1980

Helicopter Sikorsky RH-53D Serial 65-359 Register 158686 used by US Navy (United States Naval Aviation). Built 1972. Aircraft history


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Sikorsky S-65C-4, c/n 65-359, ff:?
del USN as RH-53D, 158686, NPRO Rep, 29Dec72
xfer NPRO RDT&E, Stratford, CT, 29Dec72
xfer HM-12, NAS Norfolk, 04Apr74
xfer HM-12, Det 2, NAS Norfolk, 07Sep78
xfer HM-16, NAS Norfolk, 27Oct78
xfer NAF Warminster RDT&E, 01Dec78
xfer HM-16, NAS key West, 01mar79
xfer ??? Apr80
admin soc Desert One, Iran, 25Apr80, TT 733 hrs.
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Operation Eagles Claw
w/o 24apr80 during rescue attempt Operation Eagle Claw

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