• Helicopter books
  • Books
  • Helicopter patches
  • Patches
  • Oil & Gas
  • Wind Energy
  • Urban air mobility
  • HH-60W
  • Marine One
  • Model kits
  • Model Kits
  • Boeing-Vertol CH-46D


    This model is a version of 107M H-46 Sea Knight



    c/n 2386


    Year 1967 to 1981




    Helicopter Boeing-Vertol CH-46D Serial 2386 Register 154035 used by US Navy USN (United States Naval Aviation) ,US Marine Corps USMC. Built 1967. Aircraft history and location



    Helicopter Boeing-Vertol CH-46D Serial 2386 Register 154035 used by US Navy USN (United States Naval Aviation) ,US Marine Corps USMC. Built 1967. Aircraft history and location
    By Gerrit Kok



    History

    Help Us




    154035

    usa US Marine Corps

    1967-12-28BV-107M, c/n 2386, ff?
    accepted BuWepsRep, FR, Morton, PA as CH-46D 154035, 28Dec67
    xfer HMM-264 19Jan68
    xfer HMM-261 14Mar69
    xfer HMMT-402 21Aug69
    xfer NAS North Island A&T 19Dec70
    xfer HC-3 19Jan71
    further unit xfers unk
    xfer HC-11, VR-66, unk
    w/o abd USS Wichita (AOR-1), 70 west of San Diego, Ca, 21Nov81. HMM-261
    usa US Navy

    1981-09AKNZY HC-11 /VR-66 Sept.1981 as UH-46D type with HC-11 /VR-66 at NAS North Island, CA HC-11

    1981-11-21w/o 21nov81, reported missing from USS Wichita (AOR-1) 70m W of San Diego, CA
    Assigned to HC-11 Det 4. All 4 onboard perished. Crashed after taking off at night and flew into water HC-11
    My name is AECS AW NAC Garrity (Ret). This Was my first off several heart breaks. AMS2 Thomas Bishop Was on that fiight. He was my best friend and room mate. After the mishap, the small amount of reackage was brought back to squadron spaces. The only items of Toms left was his Helmet. The Crew crashed with brutal impact. TOM Rest in peace. I love you brother.
    Was on deck that night...had just given up the LSE duties to my backup when the accident happened. Rest in peace my brothers.



    UPLOAD PHOTO
    Mail @ (optional)
    Date/Place Now? / /
    Send




    share     facebook     twitter     linkedin