This model is a version of S-61 H-3
c/n 61-179 Year 1962 to 2003 ---- Select Sikorsky Model---- AH-60L CH-124 Sea King CH-126 Choctaw CH-148 Cyclone CH-34C Choctaw CH-3B CH-3C CH-3E CH-53A Sea Stallion CH-53C CH-53D Sea Stallion CH-53E Super Stallion CH-53K King Stallion CH-54A Tarhe CH-54B Tarhe Commercial UH-60 EH-60A QuickFix Fire King H-19A Chickasaw H-19B Chickasaw H-19C Chickasaw H-19D Chickasaw H-19D-3 H-19D-4 H-34A Choctaw H-34G III H-34G.I H-34G.II H-37A Mojave H-60 Unmanned HH-34F Seahorse HH-34J Choctaw HH-3A Big Mother HH-3E Jolly Green Giant HH-3F Pelican HH-52A Sea Guard HH-53B HH-53C Super Jolly HH-53H HH-60G Pave Hawk HH-60H Rescue Hawk HH-60J Jayhawk HH-60M Black Hawk HH-60U HH-60W Jolly Green II HNS-1 HO4S-1 HO4S-2 HO4S-3 HO4S-3G HO5S-1 HO5S-1G HR2S-1 HR2S-1W HRS-1 HRS-2 HRS-3 HRS-3Z HSS-1 / SH-34G Seabat HSS-1F / SH-34H HSS-1N / SH-34J Seabat HSS-2 Sea King HUS-1 / UH-34D Seahorse HUS-1A / UH-34E HUS-1L / LH-34D HUS-1Z / VH-34D Seahorse JUH-60A MH-53E Sea Dragon MH-53J MH-53M Pave Low IV MH-60G Pave Hawk MH-60K Black Hawk MH-60L Black Hawk MH-60M Black Hawk MH-60R Seahawk MH-60S Knighthawk MH-60T Jayhawk NH-3A R-4 Hoverfly R-6 RAH-66 Comanche Raider X RH-3A Sea King RH-53A RH-53D S-46 / VS-300 S-48 S-50 S-51 / R-5 / H-5 S-52 H-18 HO5S S-52-1 S-52-2 S-52-3 S-53 XHJS S-54 S-55 S-55 H-19 S-55A S-55B S-55C S-55T S-56 H-37 S-57 S-58 H-34 S-58B S-58C S-58D S-58T S-59 XH-39 S-60 S-61 H-3 S-61A S-61A-1 S-61A-4 Nuri S-61A-5 S-61B S-61D-1 S-61D-2 S-61D-3 S-61D-4 S-61L S-61N S-61N Mk.II S-61R S-61T Triton S-61V S-62 HH-52 S-62A S-62B S-63 S-64 CH-54 S-64A S-64B S-65 H-53 S-65-40 S-65C-1 S-65C-2 S-65C-3 S-69 XH-59 S-70 Firehawk S-70 H-60 S-70A-1 Desert Hawk S-70A-11 Black Hawk S-70A-14 S-70A-17 Yarasa S-70A-18 Black Hawk S-70A-19 Black Hawk S-70A-21 Black Hawk S-70A-24 Black Hawk S-70A-26 Black Hawk S-70A-27 Black Hawk S-70A-28 Yarasa S-70A-30 Black Hawk S-70A-32 S-70A-33 S-70A-34 Black Hawk S-70A-36 Black Hawk S-70A-39 Black Hawk S-70A-41 Black Hawk S-70A-42 Black Hawk S-70A-43 Black Hawk S-70A-5 S-70A-50 Black Hawk S-70A-55 Black Hawk S-70A-9 Black Hawk S-70B S-70B-1 Seahawk S-70B-2 Seahawk S-70B-28 Seahawk S-70B-6 Aegean Hawk S-70B-7 Seahawk S-70C S-70i Black Hawk S-70M Black Hawk S-76 S-76A S-76B S-76C S-76D S-80 H-53E S-80M-1 S-92 S-92A S-92A VVIP S-92B S-92F S-97 Raider SB>1 Defiant SH-3A Sea King SH-3D Sea King SH-3G Sea King SH-3H Sea King SH-60B Seahawk SH-60F Oceanhawk TH-53A UH-34G Seabat UH-3H Sea King UH-60A Black Hawk UH-60L Black Hawk UH-60M Black Hawk UH-60V Black Hawk VH-34A/C Choctaw VH-3A Sea King VH-3D Sea King VH-53D VH-60N White Hawk VH-92A Whirlwind HAR.21 Whirlwind HAS.22 X2 XHR2S-1 XHSS-1 YCH-53A YCH-53E YCH-54A YH-18 YH-19 --- Other Models --- Helicopter Sikorsky CH-124 Sea King Serial 61-179 Register 12401 4001 used by Canadian Armed Forces ,Royal Canadian Navy (1945-1968). Built 1962. Aircraft history and location find helicopters on eBay
For 4001 see also: 1962 107-ii c/n 102 1962 kv-107ii-2 c/n 4001 2003 a109luh c/n 13651 2005 412ep c/n 36381 4001 Royal Canadian Navy (1945-1968)
2003-02-27 Sikorsky S-61B, c/n 61-179, del Royal Canadian Navy as CHSS-2, 4001, 1965 to CH-124A as 12401 Oct1968 modified to CH-124B unk further modified with HELTAS to CH-124B-2 standard unk crashed on take-off from HMCS Iroquois (DDH-280), 27Feb03. 12401 Canadian Armed Forces
1980-11 Nov80 at Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Quayside, UK ex 4001. One of 6 CH-124B updated with HELTAS to CH-124B-2 standard. Crashed on take-off from HMCS Iroquois (DDH-280), back onto the flight deck during an emergency recovery, after a single engine failure, on 27 Feb 2003. Rolled onto its starboard side, spilling its fuel tanks, plus 2200 rounds of 7.62mm ammunition. Ship was 100km south east of Halifax NS, en route to the Arabian Sea for Operation Apollo. She returned to Halifax where the airframe was recovered by crane.