Sikorsky HO4S-3

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

c/n 55-481

Year 1953 to 1957 Scr 1957

Helicopter Sikorsky HO4S-3 Serial 55-481 Register WV221 133749 used by Fleet Air Arm (Royal Navy) US Navy (United States Naval Aviation). Built 1953. Aircraft history and location


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usa US Navy

1953-06-30Sikorsky S-55 c/n 55-481, ff:?
acc BuAerRep (BAR) East Hartford, CT, 30Jun53
del USN as HO4S-3, 133749, 09Jul53.


united kingdom Fleet Air Arm

Sikorsky Whirlwind HAS.22 MAP to UK/Royal Navy as WV221, Ex BuAer 133749, f/f 22Jun53, d/d 26Sep53
w/o 15Jul57, s.o.c 23Jul57.
1956-11-06AEGPSD6 Nov 1956 Landed groups of 45 CDO RM from HMS Theseus at Port Said during Suez Canal operations, while with 845 NAS. Operation Musketeer

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