Sikorsky S-55C

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

c/n 55-950

Year 1956 to 1971

Helicopter Sikorsky S-55C Serial 55-950 Register A5 ZS-HCL used by Suid-Afrikaanse Lugmag (South African Air Force) Autair Helicopters. Built 1956. Aircraft history


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south africa A5
Suid-Afrikaanse Lugmag
SAAF d/d 1956
1968 to ZS-HCL
south africa ZS-HCL
Autair Helicopters
Autair d/d 1968
ex SAAF A5
w/o 27may71 Emergency landing on Bird Island off the Eastern Cape coast
Driveshaft failure. Attempt to replace engine failed and the helicopter was later disposed of
canc 17aug71

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