Boeing-Vertol UH-46A


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



c/n 2051


Year 1965 to 1991




Helicopter Boeing-Vertol UH-46A Serial 2051 Register 150968 used by US Navy (United States Naval Aviation). Built 1965. Aircraft history and location







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1965-01-29BV-107M, c/n 2051, ff?, del USN 29Jan65 as UH-46A 150968
units unknown
conv HH-46A unk
last unit: HC-11, VR-72
w/o 15Aug91. HC-11
Attached to USS Camden (AOE-2) at time of loss. 4 fatailities.
1991-08-15w/o 15aug91 off USS Camden (AOE-2) while resupplying ships in the Pacific Ocean near Wake Island. HELSUPPRON 11 (HC-11 Gunbearers) Sideflare 62. Lost 4 souls, on board that day. HC-11
this happens after leaving our ship, USS Leahy (CG-16) returning from Desert Storm. Puff of Black Smoke from rear eng plunged nose down, Never Forget that day.
wreck recovered by USS Salvor (ARS-52) from a depth approx 17,250 feet ( 5,257m ) which was a world record at that time



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