Commonwealth Aircraft Corporation ca-32 kiowa

Derived from Bell 206

This was a licence-built Bell 206 Kiowa, with the first wholly Australian built airframe rolled out in Mar 1973. Deliveries had commenced to Australian Army Aviation in Nov 1971, but these 12 were Bell-sourced kits, assembled by CAC.

  ca-32 kiowa News

New simulator for Australian Kiowa Instructors

New simulator for Australian Kiowa Instructors

06-Aug-12 - OAKEY, Queensland - Boeing subsidiary Boeing Defence Australia (BDA) has installed a Helicrew simulator at the Oakey Army Aviation Training Centre in order to enhance the capabilities of BDA flight instructors.
Australian Army Chooses Sandel 4-ATI Displays for Kiowas

Australian Army Chooses Sandel 4-ATI Displays for Kiowas

04-Mar-11 - Vista, CA -- Sandel Avionics has announced that its 4-ATI SA4550 Primary Attitude (EADI) and SN4500 Primary Navigation (EHSI) Displays have been chosen by the Australian Army to upgrade its fleet of Bell 206B-1 Kiowa helicopters. Panel design and installation work for the systems, which included Sandel's on-demand NVIS option, was performed by Sikorsky Helitech in Brisbane.

  List of Operators of ca-32 kiowa

Years Model Org
1972-    australia Australian Army Aviation
1973/00 australia Fleet Air Arm (RAN)

  Global Distribution of ca-32 kiowa

57ca-32 kiowa

Construction Numbers

C/N Built as Year History
44501 AU A17-001
44502 AU A17-002
44503 AU A17-003
44504 AU A17-004
44505 AU A17-005,N17-005
44506 AU A17-006,N17-006
44507 AU A17-007
44508 AU A17-008
44509 AU A17-009
44510 AU A17-010
44511 AU A17-011
44512 AU A17-012
44513 AU A17-013,N17-013
44514 AU A17-014
44515 1973 AU A17-015,VH-NPY
44516 1973 AU ?,A17-016,VH-EJZ
44517 AU A17-017
44518 AU A17-018
44519 AU A17-019
44520 AU A17-020
44521 AU A17-021
44522 AU A17-022
44523 AU A17-023
44524 AU A17-024
44525 AU A17-025
44526 1974 AU A17-026,VH-NKH
44527 AU A17-027
44528 1974 AU A17-028,VH-LTL
44529 1974 AU A17-029,VH-IKH
44530 w/o 1976 AU A17-030
44531 1975 AU A17-031,N17-031,VH-JJP
44532 1975 AU A17-032,N17-032,VH-XKY
44533 AU A17-033
44534 AU A17-034
44535 AU A17-035
44536 AU A17-036
44537 AU A17-037
44538 AU A17-038
44539 AU A17-039
44540 AU A17-040
44541 AU A17-041
44542 AU A17-042
44543 AU A17-043
44544 AU A17-044
44545 AU A17-045
44546 1976 AU A17-046,VH-ZDI
44547 1976 AU A17-047,VH-XKH
44548 AU A17-048
44549 AU A17-049
44550 AU A17-050
44551 AU A17-051
44552 AU A17-052
44553 AU A17-053
44554 AU A17-054
44555 AU A17-055
44556 AU A17-056
45549 AU A17-049,N17-049

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