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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

    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
    8269B
    52269C / 300
    21th-55a
    2yho-2