This model is a version of S-55 H-19
Helicopter Sikorsky HO4S-3 Serial 55-476 Register WV204 133744 used by Fleet Air Arm RN (Royal Navy) ,US Navy USN (United States Naval Aviation). Built 1953. Aircraft history and location
| US Navy |
|1953-06-30||Sikorsky S-55 c/n 55-476, ff:?|
acc BuAerRep (BAR) East Hartford, CT, 30Jun53
del USN as HO4S-3, 133744, 07Jul53.
| Fleet Air Arm |
Sikorsky Whirlwind HAS.22 MAP to UK/Royal Navy as WV204, Ex BuAer 133744, f/f 10Jun53, d/d 26Sep53
sold 19Nov70, to South Africa as ZS-HDN, stored Swartkop, South Africa.
|706Sq/784 Nov 1953 706 NAS |
|1956-11-06||AEGPSD||845Sq/P Nov 1955, Suez assault 6 Nov 1956. 845 NAS Operation Musketeer |
|848Sq/351 by Oct 1958|
781Sq by 1964 still 1968 and 1969, wfu Sep 1969 781 NAS
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|2008||BFAYP|| Exhibit Preserved SAAF Museum satellite Ysterplaat by |