Sikorsky S-53 XHJS


Development of S-51 design to meet Naval requirement for a utility helicopter, 2 prototypes built. The type was evaluated against the Piaseckli XHJP-1, which won the competition and was produced as the HUP-1 Retriever.

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C/NBuilt asYearHistory
53-001 1947 US 30368 : Sikorsky S-53, c/n 53-001, ff: 22Sep47; del US Navy as +
53-002 1947 US 30370 : Sikorsky S-53, c/n 53-002, ff:?; del US Navy as XHJS, 3+

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