Sikorsky HO4S-3


This model is a version of S-55 H-19



c/n 55-476


Year 1953




Helicopter Sikorsky HO4S-3 Serial 55-476 Register WV204 133744 used by Fleet Air Arm (Royal Navy) US Navy (United States Naval Aviation). Built 1953. Aircraft history and location





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usa 133744
US Navy
Sikorsky S-55 c/n 55-476, ff:?
acc BuAerRep (BAR) East Hartford, CT, 30Jun53
del USN as HO4S-3, 133744, 07Jul53.
united kingdom WV204
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.
united kingdom WV204
Fleet Air Arm
706Sq/784 Nov 1953 706 NAS
united kingdom WV204
Fleet Air Arm
06nov56 Operation Musketeer
EG Port Said 845Sq/P Nov 1955, Suez assault 6 Nov 1956. 845 NAS
united kingdom WV204
Fleet Air Arm
848Sq/351 by Oct 1958
781Sq by 1964 still 1968 and 1969, wfu Sep 1969 781 NAS
Aircraft Retired / Not available by 1969
WV204
2008 ZA AFB Ysterplaat Exhibit Preserved SAAF Museum satellite Ysterplaat by


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