Sikorsky SH-3D Sea King

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

c/n 61-432

Helicopter Sikorsky SH-3D Sea King Serial 61-432 Register 156486 N82702 used by US Navy (United States Naval Aviation) Carson Helicopters. Aircraft history

Sikorsky SH-3D Sea King c/n 61-432


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1985 at HC-16, until sqd dis-established in 1993. We removed all the ASW gear and used strictly for SAR
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Jul86 as HC-16 /BF-404 from the bridge of the USS Nimitz (CVN-68) during a rescue operation
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31jul86 this rescue took place about 120 miles off the Virginia Capes. The Aircraft Commander was LCDR Robert Haas, Copilot was LCDR Dennis Dalphy, Crew Chief was ADC Gary Mitts and I was the swimmer, AEC Stiteley. I was the man on the man on the right and the survivor (left) was SN Walter Clemmons who had fallen overboard.
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