Sikorsky S-61D-4


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



c/n 61-495






Helicopter Sikorsky S-61D-4 Serial 61-495 Register 0675 used by Comando de Aviacion Naval Argentina (Argentine Navy). Aircraft history



Helicopter Sikorsky S-61D-4 Serial 61-495 Register 0675 used by Comando de Aviacion Naval Argentina (Argentine Navy). Aircraft history


Helicopter Sikorsky S-61D-4 Serial 61-495 Register 0675 used by Comando de Aviacion Naval Argentina (Argentine Navy). Aircraft history




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argentina 0675
Comando de Aviacion Naval Argentina
ARA S-61D4
1970 ordered
22may72 d/d as H-31 for Escuadrilla de Helicopteros with 103.5 flight hs
30may72 with H-32 depart Stratford, CT USA to Cdte Espora base flying 7000 miles in 70 flight hs during 23 days
1975 as 2-H-231 for splitted 2da Escuadrilla de Helicopteros
02apr82 land marines from ARA Almirante Irizar in Malvinas/Falklands War
05apr82 embark ARA 25 de Mayo aircraft carrier
15may82 start operating from Viedma
Jun82 medevac from ARA Almirante Irizar hospital ship
22aug86 last flight ( 2686,6 flight hs )
used as spares
2007 retired from navy inventory and transf to MUAN
restored at naval aviation museum
16may09 preserved



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