Hughes 269

1956








Model

The Hughes 269 is as piston-powered light utility helicopter developed in 1955. More than 2800 were built as the 269 and Hughes 300 families including the TH-55 Osage trainer for the US Army. Since 1983 the model 300 is marketed by Schweizer
Construction Number structure: MMY-NNNN e.g. 93-0241 = serial 241 Built Sep73


Derivatives & Versions


ModelYearHistory
269A
269B
269C / 300
TH-55A Osage
KHI TH-55J 1965 38 Hughes 269A build in Japan for the JGSDF
Schweizer 269C / 300 1983 Schweizer built license Hughes 269/300 from 1983 until 1986 when they became a pure Schweizer product In 2004 Schweizer was bought by Sikorsky

List of Operators of Hughes 269


From Organisation with model 269
1964
brazil Força Aeronaval da Marinha do Brasil
    269A 16 1964/85
usa US Army Aviation
    TH-55A Osage 792 1964/88
1971
india Bharatiya Nau Sena
    4 1971/85
1978
spain Ejercito del Aire
    269C / 300 17 1978/01
1982
colombia Fuerza Aerea Colombiana
    1982/   
1984
sweden armen
    269C / 300 10 1984/97
1988
turkey Polis Havacilik Daire Baskanligi
    269C / 300 2 1988/   
1996
usa Billings Flying Service
    2 1996/03
1998
sweden Försvarsmakten
    269C / 300 10 1998/02
Construction Numbers on database of 269 or its versions

2269
18269a
4269B
46269C / 300
16th-55a