Sikorsky S-61 H-3



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61-143 1962 US N4585 : Sikorsky S-61N del Mitsubishi as M61-001 JA9506, rtnd +
JP JA9506 : Mitsubishi Heavy Industries in kit form reassembled as+
US N94565 : Mitsubishi S-61 M61-001
UK G-AYOM : BEA Helicopters from 30dec70, details whilst in the uk +
UK G-AYOM : BAH from 26jan73; 17may77 Only recorded accident: under+
BAH noted in service at Aberdeen
BAH again from 31jul85
UK G-AYOM : British Caledonian Helicopters from 13jun84 (loan), rtn+
UK G-AYOM : BIH from Aug85-Jan93
UK G-AYOM : Brintel Helicopters Jan93-Mar98
UK G-AYOM : Bond Helicopters Mar/Jun 1998
IE EI-SAR : CHC Ireland from Jun98
being dismanteled with EI-GCE at Weston, Dublin
seen at Seaforth Docks Liverpool, ready for shipping b+
IE EI-SAR : Irish Coast Guard 1998-2013, op by CHC
still with Coast Guard rescue and based in Waterford, +
10dec13 13:00hs will stand to complete its last SAR wat+
61-159 1962 US N652X : Sikorsky S-61N, c/n 61-159, ff?; reg Sikorsky as N652X +
PK AP-AOA : Sikorsky S-61N, c/n 61-159, ff?; reg Sikorsky as N652X +
61-164 AU VH-UHK : Helicopter Utilities Pty 1970, ex N94569; 1972 to Airfa+
CA C-GOKZ : Okanagan Helicopters; ex VH-UHK
61-216 1963 US N653X : Sikorsky S-61N 1963, to AP-AOB
PK AP-AOB : Pakistan International Airlines 1963-1968
UK G-AWFX : BEA Apr68-1986
pictured (pic1) at Shell Base Lowestoft
UK G-AWFX : noted at Aberdeen EGPD
UK G-AWFX : BIH 1986-May88, to Canada as unk
US N7011M : Fire King Carson Helicopters Jun06-Aug10, conv Carson Fire King
US N7011M : State Dept from Aug10
US N216WW : US State Dep from Sep10
12jul16 GSA Auction picture (pic2) on sale 91QSCI161821+
US N625CK : Croman Corp from Dec16
Nov18 asg to wild land firefighting and construction op+
Jun19 used wildland firefighting and construction opera+
61-222 1964 US N307Y : Sikorsky S-61N-3; New York Airways, Sikorsky serial N30+
US N307Y : SFO Airlines 196?-1971; San Francisco Oakland Airlines
UK G-BEIC : BIH Dec76-Jan93
UK G-BEIC : Brintel leasing Jan93-May94; Brintel Helicopters May94-+
UK G-BEIC : CHC Scotia Aug00-Nov01
CA C-GROV : CHC Nov01-Jan02
CHC Sep/Dec 2003, again Feb04-Jan06
VE YV-1033C : Venezuela Feb02-Aug03, lsd CHC
CA C-GBSF : Executive Transport Airways Ltd Jan06-Jun08; Helijet in+
CA C-GBSF : Coulson Apr10-May12
US N804AR : s-61t EP Aviation Jun12-Apr19; conv to S-61T ?
US N804AR : Croman Corp at White City, OR from Apr19
61-223 1963 US N317Y : Sikorsky S-61N, c/n 61-223 ff?; del Sikorsky as N317Y u+
JP JA9507 : del Mitsubishi Heavy Industries in kit form 1963; reass+
US N317Y : San Francisco Oakland (SFO) Airlines Apr74-Nov76
UK G-BEID : sold UK as G-BEID, 24Nov76; engine fire warning, a/c di+
UK G-BEID : gone from Hanningfield Metals by May 1995. Scrapped ?
61-224 1964 US N4606G : Sikorsky S-61N-3, c/n 61-224 ff?; reg Sikorsky as N4606+
61-225 1964 PK AP-AOC : Sikorsky S-61N, c/n 61-225, ff?; del Pakistan Internati+
61-242 1964 AU VH-BRI : Ansett Transport Ltd reg Sep64; 1968 to Ansett Airlines+
AU VH-BHO : Barrack Aviation Nov86; 1988 to VH-FCV canc, to Carson +
US N116AZ : Carson Apr88-Apr09; 2003/04 with Helicopters Victoria a+
US N116AZ : Aviation Worldwide Services Llc at Camden, NC Apr09-Apr+
US N116AZ : EP Aviation Apr10-Feb19
US N116AZ : Mav Air Llc at Cave Creek, AZ Feb/May 2019
US N116AZ : TVPX Aircraft Solutions Inc Trustee at North Salt Lake,+
61-257 1964 US N92866 : Sikorsky S-61N-3; Sikorsky reg 30Jun64; New York Airway+
NL PH-NZA : KLM Helikopters, noted 1975; pictured at Schiphol-east
PH-NZA : 1990s United Nations /190 at Bosnia lsd from KLM
US N562EH : ERA canc Jun11
CA C-FIRX : Coulson from Jun11; 2012 as /347
at Melbourne (Essendon), Australia for fire fighting d+
currently flying out of YLTV on fire fighting duties a+
parked at Currently parked at Rocky Mountain Metropoli+
16mar15 dumping water on a small fire on Little Mt Bogo+
in Victoria, Australia for firefighting
Firefighting Eastern Victoria, Australia based at Moor+
CA N261CG : Coulson Aviation (USA) Inc at Portland, OR from Jun19
61-258 1965 US N10044 : Sikorsky S-61N-7, c/n 61-258, ff?; reg Sikorsky as N100+
GL OY-HAE : del Greenlandair as OY-HAE, unk; w/o unk.
w/o at Godthab, Greenland
61-267 1965 US N10045 : Sikorsky S-61N-7, c/n 61-267, ff?; reg Sikorsky as N100+
GL OY-HAF : Greenlandair from 1965
pictured at Ilulissat Airport
61-268 1965 US N10046 : Sikorsky S-61N-7, c/n 61-268, ff?; reg Sikorsky as N100+
GL OY-HAG : Greenlandair from 1965
04mar15 Still on duty in Greenland (Air Greenland) 50 y+
Nuuk, Greenland
at Kangerlussuaq, Greenland
61-269 1965 UK G-ATBJ : BHI 12Mar65-Jan93
pictured at North Denes airfield (NDA) Great Yarmouth,+
heavy landing at Aberdeen, after one of the tail rotor+
BIH from May02; Dec04 at Penzance Heliport
in the Falkland Islands with Brintel. Working under co+
unk. Crash landed at Marchwood docks, Southampton; Far+
UK G-ATBJ : Brintel Jan93-Sep00
UK G-ATBJ : CHC Scotia Sep00-May02
61-297 1966 US N10057 : Sikorsky S-61N-24, c/n 61-297, ff?; reg Sikorsky as N10+
CA C-FOKP : Okanagan
pictured (pic1) without titles at Vancouver Internatio+
TH HS-HTP : TAS Jun93-Mar97
US N612AZ : Carson from Jun07
US N612AZ : w/o 05aug08 serving US Forest Service was destroyed whe+
61-298 1966 CA CF-CGF : Dept of Transport, Canada as CF-CGF, 01May66; w/o unk.
61-299 NO LN-ORE : Helicopter Service
ES EC-FJJ : Helicsa, test serial EC-862; w/o crashed into the sea +
61-361 1966 NO LN-ORH : Helikopter Service, to EC-115
ES EC-FMZ : SASEMAR, pictured (pic1)
US N408FS : s-61t Carson Apr/Jun 2010, N611HU ntu; conv to S-61T Triton
US N408FS : EP Aviation Jun10-Jan19
at FOB Shank, Afghanistan
18may16 picture (pic2) at FOB Dahlke, Afghanistan
This aircraft was never converted to an S-61T; It fle+
US N408FS : Croman Corp from Feb19; flown from Melbourne, FL to Wh+
61-364 1967 BN VR-UDU : Sikorsky S-61N-13, c/n 61-364, ff?; del Brunei Shell Pe+
BN V8-UDU : BSP rereg V8-UDU, unk.
US N262F : VIH Cougar 2007-2011
BR PR-HRR : HRT Taxi Aereo 2012
61-365 1968 GL OY-HAH : Greenlandair 27mar68-2000, Sikorsky test serial N10045 +
CA C-GBSF : Coulson Aircrane Dec00-Feb01
US N564EH : from Mar01
US N365AW : State Dept from Sep11
61-424 1968 US N6956R : Sikorsky S-61N, c/n 61-424, ff?; reg Sikorsky as N6956R+
IT I-EVMA : Sikorsky S-61N, c/n 61-424, ff?; reg Sikorsky as N6956R+
EC N91158 : Aeromaster
61-465 1969 NL PH-NZC : Sikorsky S-61N-18, c/n 61-465, ff?; reg Sikorsky as 928+
10may74 ditched in the North Sea (NL)
US N87580 : Carson from 2006
61-466 1969 US N82772 : Carson; 09Jul73 damaged at sea; canc 28aug74; to Argent+
AR H-71 : FAA d/d sep74. ex N82772. wfu 1980. sold as LV-OCL then+
AR LV-OCL : HM ex FAA; 1982 Falklands/Malvinas War as SAR; picture+
ZA ZS-HRU : Court d/d 03feb87: ex LV-OCL; w/o 17sep92 off Cape Town
Wrecked while landing on a ship during adverse weather.+
61-467 1969 US N6967R : Sikorsky Apr/May 1969, to I-EVME
IT I-EVME : Ischia - Elivie (Napoli-Capri-Sorrento shuttle), to VR-+
VR-BDU : Brunei, to G-AZNE
UK G-AZNE : Bristow from Feb72; w/o 04apr73 ditch near Glomar Oil R+
suffered a hard landing on the drill ship Glomar north +
I was on that chopper, and I s---t myself and Iam still+
61-468 1969 BN VR-RBS : Brunei Shell Petroleum as VR-UDX, reser V8-UDX, Sikorsk+
US N6968R : Carson 27sep95, to C-FZLU
CA C-FHHM : Hayes Helicopter Services Ltd Mar01-Jul10
KR HL9490 : South Korea, Air Palace Hotel, ex C-FHHM
61-469 1969 GL OY-HAI : Sikorsky S-61N-20, cn 61-469. ff:?; reg Sikorsky as N69+
named Akigssek ( Grouse ); circa 1970 pictured at Nuuk,+
61-472 1969 CA C-FDWC : Okanagan 12mar70 as CF-DWC, reser C-FDWC, Sikorsky seri+
VE YV-323C : Venezuela, to N302Y
US N302Y : Carson Helicopters Inc from Jul06
61-487 1971 GL OY-HAN : Sikorsky S-61N-31, cn 61-487. ff:?; reg Sikorsky as N40+
Did not ditch. It had engine failure during hover fligh+
11sep87 was the actual crashdate. I was on the RDAF cre+
61-488 1971 UK G-AZCF : BAH Jul71-Mar82
BN VR-UDQ : 08jun81 flown from Gatwick to Brunei to join the Shell +
US N263F : Apr07-Jan11; Pacific Helicopters Hawaii, noted 2003; VI+
US N263F : Erickson Air-Crane, canc Jan11
BR PR-HRS : HRT Participações em Petróleo SA
BR PR-HRS : Aeroleo ?; HRT O G Exploracao e Producao de Petroleo Lt+
BR PR-HRS : Air Amazonia Servicios Aeronauticos Ltda, op by Costa +
CA C-FRMH : VIH Helicopters Ltd Aug16-May18; at Victoria Intl air+
US N903CH : TVPX Aircraft Solutions Inc Trustee from May18
61-489 1971 NL PH-NZD : Sikorsky S-61N-33, c/n 61-489, ff?; del KLM Noordzee He+
61-490 1971 ZA ZS-HDK : Court Helicopters from 27Dec71, test serial N4018S; ls+
rtn to Court Feb89
UK G-BFPF : pictured (pic1) at Shell UK Leman Delta Platform op b+
UK G-BFPF : Caledonian Helicopters Jul81-Jan89
27may82 British Caledonian Helicopters Call sign "Papal+
21may83 British Caledonian was used as "Seagull One" to+
US N61NW : Northwest Helicopters at Olympia, WA Aug96-Mar97
CA C-FHHD : Hayes Helicopter Services Ltd Apr97-Feb09
US N906CH : Construction Helicopters Inc at Howell, MI from Feb09;+
at Peachtee Dekalb airport, Atlanta, GA
in San Juan Puerto for Hurricane relief operations
61-491 1972 US N6227 : Sikorsky S-61N-63
GL OY-HAO : Greenland Air Jul72-1983
US N3984C : to N223RA
US N223RA : to N613RM
US N613RM : CIT group/Equipment Financing at New York Apr/Sep 1994
CA C-FTIG : VIH Logging Ltd Sep94-Aug04
VIH Helicopters Ltd Dec09-Jun10
VIH Helicopters Oct10-Aug11
CA C-FTIG : Cougar Helicopters Aug04-Dec09
Cougar Helicopters Inc Jun/Oct 2010
BR PR-HRU : HRT Netherlands, lsd Evergreen HRT Exp E Producao de Pe+
: Feb/Mar 2015, sold Sikorsky S61N 1972. IFR, Commuter Co+
CA C-FIZA : Helicopteres Helicarrier Inc at Québec, QC from May15
spotted at Slave Lake Alberta Airport
at Iqaluit, Nunavut
pictured (pic3) in Puerto Rico with S-76 N7644S
16aug19 at Harrisburg International Airport, Harrisburg+
at Essendon airport, Melbourne, Australia
61-492 1972 CF-OKM owner ??? : Canada
UK G-BFZC : Management Aviation 1978-1983
CA C-FOKM : Okanagan Helicopters 1983-1986
US N265F owner ??? : Wells Fargo Bank 2002-2005
CA C-FCLM : Coulson from 2005; /348
pictured at Wagga Wagga Airport
61-493 1972 UK G-BAKA : Bristow 1972-Apr87
US N9119Z : canc Oct89
CO HK-3445X : Colombia, to ZS-HVJ
ZA ZS-HVJ : CHC Africa Oct89-Sep10
US N408GG : US State Dept, reser N493WR
US N493WR : US State Dept Jul11-Jan16
US N493WR : EP Aviation Jan16-Mar18
US N493WR : Carson from Mar18
61-702 1972 UK G-BAKB : Bristow Dec72-Apr87, to France
pictured at North Denes airfield (NDA) Great Yarmouth,+
US N9118M : Erickson leasing 1990-1991
ZA ZS-HHN : Court, to be confirmed
CA C-FHFS : Hayes Heli-Log Services ; w/o 15jan01 at Porteau Cove, +
61-703 1972 UK G-BAKC : Bristow Dec72-Apr87, to France as unk
US N9119S : Croman ?-1997
Croman canc Dec10
s-61t Croman again Jun11-Apr15
CA C-FHCH : D.K. Heli-Cropper at Mt Lehman BC, Mar-Nov 1997
CA C-GJQE : Coulson 2011
US N9119S : Oct13 with EP Aviation in Afghanistan
US N807AR : EP Aviation Apr15-May19
15jun15 at Kingsland, GA
US N807AR : Construction Helicopters Inc at Howell, MI from May19
61-704 1972 CA C-FDOH : Coast Guard Mar73-Feb11
pictured leaving Vancouver International airport
US N439LS : Carson Mar/Jul 2011
US N704WK : State Dept Sep11-Dec16
Oct16 up for auction at
US N704WK : Robinson Air Crane Llc at Miami, FL Dec16-Nov18
US N704WK : Carson Helicopters Holding at Dover, DE from Nov18
61-714 1973 UK G-BBHN : Bristow Dec73-Oct78, to Malaysia
1 Oct 1977 departed from Odin field for Aberdeen but di+
MY 9M-AWN : Bristow Malaysia
US N160J : Washington Times Aviation Jul04-Nov05
KR HL9287 : South Korea, Tongil Air; w/o 27feb10, burnt out after +
61-715 1974 US N53094 : Sikorsky S-61N-44
NO LN-OSJ : Helikopter Services from 01Feb74; 1999 rebrand CHC Hel+
CA C-FLHA : Coulson Aircrane Sep/Nov 2006
US N614CK : Croman from Dec06
Nov18 asg to support Croman Corp’s operations at the +
61-717 1974 BN VR-UDZ : Brunei Shell Petroleum from 25Apr74 as VR-UDZ; rereg V+
US N905AL : EP Aviation Mar10-Jan15
US N805AR : EP Aviation from Feb15
US N805AR : AAR Corp ( EP Aviation ); w/o 06sep16 crashed at Palm B+
61-743 1975 GL OY-HBJ : Sikorsky S-61N-49; Greeland Air d/d 30may75; 1984 to N2+
US N221RA : CIT group/Equipment Financing at New York Jun91-Jun92
CA C-FWYN : Coulson Aircrane; w/o 02apr93 crashed during logging op+
61-744 1975 GL OY-HBK : Sikorsky S-61N-49; Greeland Air Jun75-1984
US N222RA : USA 1984-?
Trump Airlines
CA C-FSYH : Canadian Helicopters Ltd Aug94-Jan95
US N612RM : Carson, noted 1998-2006
US N612RM : Ep Aviation Mar09-Dec18
CA C-GOJN : VIH Helicopters Ltd from Jan19; recovered damaged Twi+
61-748 1976 US N4041S : Sikorsky S-61N-58, c/n 61-748, ff:? reg Sikorsky as N40+
AU VH-BRH : del ANSETT-ANA as VH-BRH, 26May76
US N17AZ : xfer US as N17AZ, unk
xfer US as N17AZ, unk
xfer First Security Bank, UT as N17AZ, 11Jun93.
AU VH-BHJ : xfer Barrack Helicopters as VH-BHJ, unk
CA C-FMAB : xfer Canada as C-FMAB, unk
xfer Canada as C-FMAB, unk
CA C-GBRF : Coulson Aircrane Ltd from Jun94; w/o 19apr97 during h+
61-749 1975 US N6228 : Sikorsky S-61N-54, to N36UT
US N36UT : to N5074L
US N5074L : Air Logistics ?, to C-GROH
CA C-GROH : Okanagan Helicopters at Richmond, BC 1979-Jun86; 1983 l+
BR PT-HTA : VOTEC Taxi Aereo Apr89
CA C-GROH : Canadian Helicopters Ltd at Richmond, BC Jun90-Jan91
BN V8-BSP : Brunei Shell Petroleum 1991-2007 ?
US N410GH : Carson Helicopters Sep07-Feb09
US N410GH : EP Aviation Feb09-Mar19
US N410GH : Croman from Mar19
61-759 1977 NO LN-OQI : Sikorsky S-61N-61; Offshore Oil from 05Feb77
BR PT-YAG : Aeróleo Táxi Aéreo; We have a photograph of It on o+
w/o 28Sep96
61-761 1977 US N611EH : S-61N-63 d/d ERA 16feb77
AU VH-IMQ : Okanagan Helicopters Australia, noted Apr80, ex VH-PTF
CA C-GPOH : Okanagan, noted Aug81
IE EI-BLY : Irish Helicopters 1986
Apeared in the film War of the Buttons, filmed in Cork+
UK G-BXSN : Bristow Feb98-Feb01
US N161AL : Air Logistics Mar01
BR PR-MDS : Brazil, Apr03-Jan05, to N761N
CA C-FHCH : VIH Helicopters Dec05-Sep06, ex N761N
CA C-FHCH : Cougar Sep06-Apr12
US N803AR : s-61t EP Aviation Apr12-Mar19; conv S-61T?
US N803AR : Construction Helicopters Inc at Howell, MI from Mar19
61-764 1977 NO LN-OQM : Sikorsky S-61N-68 reg D-HOSA ntu; WIKING d/d 11Apr77
Helikopter Service, noted Aug04
GL OY-HGZ : Air Greenland, noted Aug06
CA C-FUBW : CHC May08-Apr10
US N408WC : Carson Helicopters Inc at Grants Pass, OR May10-Jan11
US N408WC : EP Aviation at Wood Dale, IL Jan11-Dec17
US N835AR : EP Aviation at Wood Dale, IL Dec17-Mar19
US N408WC : Croman Corp at White City, OR from Mar19
61-775 1977 NL PH-NZL : KLM from 1978 to 1980 toward G-BHPA
KLM from 1981 to 1992 ex G-BHPA toward V8-SAV
UK G-BHPA : Management Aviation from 1980 to 1981 ex PH-NZL toward +
BN V8-SAV : BSP from 1992 to 2007 ex PH-NZL toward N725JH
US N725JH : from 2007 ex V8-SAV
EP Aviation Mar10
US N725JH : N725JH now operated by carson,think its also owned by t+
61-807 1978 NO LN-OQB : Helicopter Service, to G-BZSN
UK G-BZSN : CHC Scotia Apr/Sep 2001
IE EI-RCG : CHC Ireland from Sep01
IE EI-RCG : Irish Coast Guard 2001-2013
: USA by 2015
61-810 1978 DE LN-ORR : Sikorsky S-61N-80, D-HOSB ntu; WIKING Helikopter Servic+
BR PT-YAF : Aeróleo Táxi Aéreo; w/o 24Jun97 after take off at Ma+
61-811 1976 CA C-GBVR : Sikorsky S-61N-79; Bow Valley 20Jun78
CA C-FIBN : Canadian Helicopters , canc May90
Canadian Helicopters Nov00-Jan09
BR PT-HPV : Brazil, May82-Jun01
CA C-FIBN : Héli-Excel Inc at Sept-Iles, Quebec Feb/Dec 2009
Helicopter Transport Services Canada Jan10-Sep11
Helicopter Transport Services Canada Jul12-Jan13
CA C-FIBN : VIH Helicopters Sep11-Jun12
US N760HT : U S LeaseCo Inc at Wilmington, DE from Jan13
09nov13 at New Jersey
Helicopter Transport Service America; at Aurora, OR
61-815 1979 US N4228S : Sikorsky S-61N-82, c/n 61-815, ff?; del Carson Helicopt+
AU VH-PTE : reser VH-IMS, to C-GOLH
CA C-GOLH : pictured at Vancouver International airport after retu+
UK G-BIMV : Managment Aviation Ltd Feb81-Jan83
TH HS-HTA : TAS from 2001
TH HS-HTH : TAS Jan97-Jul00
CA C-GJQN : Canadian Helicopters from Jan11
61-816 1978 NO LN-OQU : Helikopter Service AS, Stavangar as S-61N LN-OQU. To G-+
UK G-CBKZ : CHC Scotia Apr/Oct 2002
IE EI-CXS : CHC Ireland from Oct02
IE 257 : Irish Air Corps, lsd from CHC
IE EI-CXS : Irish Coast Guard, op by CHC
: USA by 2015
Mar16-Mar17, sold Sikorsky S61N 1978; SAR configured, +
61-818 1979 US N4240S : Sikorsky S-61N-83, c/n 61-818, ff?; del Carson Helicopt+
54 C/N.

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