Sikorsky s-61 H-3

1962

SH-3A Sea King


1962





Redesignation of the HSS-2 under the Oct.1962 DoD Tri-Service integrated naming convention. All HSS-2/SH-3A built for USN after Oct 1962 were designated thus.


Specifications

Engine: 2 x GE T58-GE-6 1050shp
Capacity: 4
Length: (m) 16.7
Height: (m) 5.13
Blades: 5
Rotor diam.: (m) 19
Disc area: (m2)
Weight: (kgs) Empty: 5180     Max: 9300
Speed: (km/h) Cruise: 214     Max: 246
Range: (km) 1005
Ceiling: (m) 3290
Rate/Climb: (m/min) 555
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Organisations

From Organisation with model SH-3A Sea King
1961
usa US Navy
    s-61 H-3 355 1961/09
1972
argentina Comando de Aviacion Naval Argentina
    s-61 H-3 14 1972/now
1980
usa Croman Corp
    s-61 H-3 1980/now
2007
india Bharatiya Nau Sena
    s-61 H-3 6 2007/now
2010
usa US Department of State
    s-61 H-3 2010/now
Construction Numbers on database of SH-3A Sea King

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Construction Numbers Help Us

C/NYearHistory
61-294 US 152104 : USN; At Pax River, MD. Set the land distance Record. Pa+
about 1970 d/d HS-10, NAS Imperial Beach CA as SH-3A an+
sh-3h 1989 SH-3H type HS-1 ./AR-452
conv SH-3H; 23jul93 to 9H0042/AMARC
US N104WR : State Dept from Apr10
61-295 US 152105 : USN; 21nov74 Stricken from US Navy list
61-296 US 152106 : USN; conv SH-3H; HS-5 w/o 07jul80
61-300 US 152107 : USN; 1967 SH-3A type as /55 with HS-5/CVSG-54 USS Esse+
HS-11 /AB-615, noted aboard USS America at Spithead, be+
sh-3h 1989 SH-3H type HS-1 ./AR-451
61-301 US 152108 : uh-3h USN; conv SH-3H; conv UH-3H; HC-85; 29jan07 Stricken fr+
IN IN539 : uh-3h Indian Navy 2007, UH-3H type
61-302 US 152109 : USN; conv to SH-3H; 24apr88 pictured as /AC-610 HS-7 on+
sh-3h 1989 SH-3H type HS-9./AJ-615
US N613CK : Croman Corp; firefighting; 17jul09 flipped onto its sid+
61-303 US 152110 : USN; conv SH-3H; 13dec93 to 9H0051/AMARC
61-304 US 152111 : USN; VX-1 w/o 17mar69
Helicopter went down of the coast of Key West Florida d+
61-305 US 152112 : sh-3h US Navy SH-3A; conv SH-3H; 1989 HS-1 /AR-440
uh-3h conv UH-3H; 17jan06 Stricken from US Navy list
IN IN538 : uh-3h Indian Navy 2007, UH-3H type
61-306 US 152113 : sh-3h US Navy; 1989 SH-3H type HS-1 ./AR-441
USN; conv SH-3H; 15aug94 to 9H0079/AMARC; 2003 Stricken+
US N434NL : State Dept June 2011; ex 152113
US N113WK : State Dept June 2011; ex 152113
US N434NL : March 2012 with Sikorsky Aircraft
61-307 US 152114 : USN; HS-6 w/o 03sep68
61-308 US 152115 : USN; conv SH-3H; 14may92 as /613 HS-3 pictured on USS S+
US N434QL : s-61t State Dept from Aug11
US N115WK : Conversion to S-61T. Department of State Property
61-310 US 152116 : sh-3h US Navy; 1988 SH-3H type VX-1./JA-24
USN; conv SH-3H; 11mar94 to 9H0067/AMARC
61-311 US 152117 : sh-3g USN; conv SH-3G; w/o 22jan76 as /NG-732 HS-6 CVW-9 pict+
helo ended up on the seafloor in 3920 ft ( 1200 m ) of +
61-312 US 152118 : USN; HS-6 w/o 30sep67
61-313 1965 US 152119 : USN; c/n 61-313, ff:?; del USN as SH-3A, 152119, 10Sep6+
uh-3h conv SH-3H; conv UH-3H; i/a HMX-1; Jan06 Stricken from +
61-314 US 152120 : USN; fate unk; 28apr71 Stricken from US Navy list
61-315 US 152121 : USN; 09feb71 pictured (top) as HS-6 Indians /NS-500 US+
sh-3d 1989 SH-3D type HS-75./NW-611
uh-3h conv SH-3H; conv UH-3H; sep07 as TAW-5 /E-402 NAS Pensa+
AR 0881 : uh-3h ARA d/d jul08 as 2-H-240; UH-3H refurbished by Clayton +
61-316 US 152122 : USN; conv SH-3H; Jan88 as /AK-615 HS-17 on USS Coral Se+
sh-3h 1989 SH-3H type HS-1 ./AR-443
61-317 US 152123 : uh-3h USN; 09feb71 pictured as HS-6 Indians /NS-501 USS New+
61-318 US 152124 : HS-11 /AB-610, noted aboard USS America at Spithead, be+
USN; conv SH-3H; w/o 22aug85 /AK-614 HS-17 USS Coral Se+
61-319 US 152125 : USN; conv SH-3H; HS-2 w/o 16jun82
61-320 US 152126 : USN; HS-11 w/o 27jun69
61-321 US 152127 : USN; HS-84 w/o 08apr79
Scrapped, damage beyond repair due to fatal crash outsi+
61-322 US 152128 : USN; conv SH-3H; conv UH-3H; HC-2; Sep03 Stricken from +
uh-3h US Navy; 2001 HC-2 /HU-740
61-323 US 152129 : uh-3h USN; May68 as /AW-60 HS-9 on USS Essex (CVS-9); conv SH+
PE HM-495 : uh-3h Naval, UH-3H type, ex 152129
61-325 US 152130 : sh-3d US Navy; 1989 SH-3D type HS-75./NW-613
USN; conv SH-3H; Apr96 to 9H0103/AMARC; Jan03 Stricken +
61-326 US 152131 : USN; conv SH-3H; 22mar86 pictured as /AA-616 HS-3 with +
61-327 US 152132 : USN; conv SH-3H; HS-19 w/o 12dec84
61-329 US 152133 : uh-3h USN; conv SH-3H; conv UH-3H; fate unk
61-331 US 152134 : uh-3h USN; conv SH-3H; conv UH-3H; HC-85; fate unk
61-333 1966 US 152135 : c/n 61-333, ff:?; del USN as SH-3A, 152135, 26Apr66.
uh-3h USN; conv SH-3H; 29sep87 pictured as as /AG-612 HS-5 ap+
61-335 US 152136 : USN; conv SH-3H; w/o 12feb86 as /NF-610 HS-12 USS Midwa+
Lost after lower passenger door departed the aircraft a+
The arcraft was lost due to tail rotor failure which wa+
61-337 US 152137 : uh-3h USN; conv SH-3H; 16sep88 pictured as /AE-610 HS-15 USS +
sh-3h 1989 SH-3H type HS-1 ./AR-446
61-339 1966 US 152138 : Sikorsky S-61B, c/n 61-339, ff:?; del USN as SH-3A, 152+
uh-3h USN; conv SH-3H; conv UH-3H; Jan06 Stricken from US Nav+
35 C/N.

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