Sikorsky HH-3F Pelican


This model is a version of S-61 H-3



c/n 61-638




Helicopter Sikorsky HH-3F Pelican Serial 61-638 Register 1476 used by US Coast Guard. Aircraft history and location







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usa US Coast Guard

1971AKSPG, first assignment from factory was CGAS St. Petersburg at Albert Whitted Field Coast Guard Air Station St. Petersburg
1974BPANTaug73-Mar74, flew in and loved this helicopter at USCGAS Annette Island Alaska, along with the 1484 and 1485 on many SAR missions up there with some great fellow crewmen
HH3F was the best helicopter in the world and got me and my crew home every time up there!! Pilots Jud, Powers, Wade, Johnson, Cole, Huleatt, Fergusen, Powers, Webster, "Wheels" Tooley. Then to USCGAS San Diego until Oct 1975 Coast Guard Air Station San Diego
1992-02-14CPima Air and Space Museumwfu & stor AMARC as 440018, 14Feb92
preserved at Pima Air Musuem, Tucson, AZ.
1993CPima Air and Space MuseumPreserved at Pima Air museum from




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