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  • 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
    XH-42 / YHO-2 1958
    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
    In January 2018, Schweizer RSG (part of Rotorcraft Services Group) acquired the light helicopter line of the S-300 and S-330 from 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
    19269a
    9269B
    56269C / 300
    21th-55a
    2yho-2