Del'd: 74 - 1971 to 1995




Helicopters

Canadian Armed Forces CH-136 Kiowa

Initially known as COH-58A were delivered between 1971 and 1972 as a Light Observation Helicopter (LOH), performing duties such as reconnaissance, command and liaison or artillery fire direction. Although similar in appearance to the trainer CH-139 Jet Ranger major differences between them included the main rotor blades and dynamic components.
They were replaced by the CH-146 Griffon



This is a 403 Squadron Gagetown helicopter and it looks like the Gagetown range. This picture was taken before the RAR and IR Suppression was added and before the HCCR mod. All the CH-136's had the C-18 Engine and the CH-139's had the C-20. After the wire strike mod added; the lower cutter was removed on this one because it was used for autorotation training when not carrying the minitat. So this picture was taken before the modified lower wire strike was designed with the break away tip. Given that I would guess that this picture was from around 1981. Oh, and you don't replace a Kiowa with a Slug... you change the role and assign a new machine to do the new role. Kiowa roles: Forward Air Control, Arty Authorized OP, Recce, Pink Team Lead, Radio Rebroadcast, Aerial Photo, Target Marking, Radio Location capability, Command and Liaison.... Fire Suppression with minitat (lots of bullets - little accuracy) - Old Kiowa Pilot.


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C/NBuiltID     In this OrganisationIn other Org

    44001     136201: BuNo 71-20866. to civ as N5869Y
    44002     136202: BuNo 71-20867. to Dominican Republic
Air Force of the Dominican Republic ?: FAD
    44003     136203: BuNo 71-20868. to civ as N61472
    44004     136204: BuNo 71-20869. preserved National Air Force Museum of Canada+
    44005     136205: BuNo 71-20870. preserved CFB Valcartier
    44006     136206: BuNo 71-20871
    44007     136207: BuNo 71-20872. preserved CFB Petawawa
    44008     136208: BuNo 71-20873. to civ as N7237R
    44009     136209: BuNo 71-20874. to Dominican Republic as 0601
Dominican Navy MdeG-0601: Marina d/d 2005. ex Canada 136209

Air Force of the Dominican Republic 3060: FAD from May10, ex Navy 0601
    44010     136210: CAF BuNo 71-20875; May.94 pictured in WWII 403 Sqd markings +
Air Force of the Dominican Republic ?: FAD
    44011     136211: BuNo 71-20876. preserved Saint-Hubert
    44012     136212: BuNo 71-20877. to Dominican Republic
Air Force of the Dominican Republic ?: FAD
    44013     136213: BuNo 71-20878. 400 sqd w/o 16jun95
    44014     136214: BuNo 71-20879. 400 sqd w/o 17mar94
    44015     136215: BuNo 71-20880. 411 sqd w/o 04jul90
    44016     136216: BuNo 71-20881. preserved CFB Gagetown
    44017     136217: BuNo 71-20882. to civ as N7237K
    44018     136218: BuNo 71-20883. to civ as VH-EQT
    44019     136219: BuNo 71-20884. to civ as N6153X
    44020     136220: BuNo 71-20885. to Dominican Republic
Air Force of the Dominican Republic ?: FAD
    44021     136221: BuNo 71-20886
    44022     136222: BuNo 71-20887. to Dominican Republic
Dominican Navy MdeG-0602: Marina d/d 2005, ex Canada 136222

Air Force of the Dominican Republic 3061: FAD from May10, ex Navy 0602
    44023     136223: BuNo 71-20888. to civ as N6352J
    44024     136224: CAF CH-136, BuNo 71-20889
    44025     136225: CAF, BuNo 71-20890; 01jun90 pictured at Valkenburg airbase,+
    44026     136226: CAF in 1987 444Sqn.
    44027     136227: BuNo 71-20892. to civ as VH-LTX
    44028     136228: CAF type:CH-136; 1987 444Sqn.; 1992 400Sqn.
    44029     136229: BuNo 71-20894. to civ as N7242V
    44030     136230: CAF, BuNo 71-20895; 01jun90 pictured at Valkenburg airbase,+
    44031     136231: BuNo 71-20896. to civ as VH-YAR
    44032     136232: CAF, BuNo 71-20897; 24jun90 pictured with 444 Sqn at Bierset+
- N7237J: Apr97, ex CAF 136232

- ?: to Dominican Republic police ?
    44033     136233: CAF, BuNo 71-20898; Canadian Forces in Germany at Lahr AB; +
Air Force of the Dominican Republic 3054: FAD from Mar05
    44034     136234: BuNo 71-20899. to civ as VH-PKG
    44035     136235: BuNo 71-20900. 444 sqd w/o 16may76
    44036     136236: in 1989 444Sqn.
Air Force of the Dominican Republic 3059: FAD from Mar05
    44037     136237: BuNo 71-20902. to civ as N6344M
    44038     136238: BuNo 71-20903. to civ as N7242U
    44039 1972     136239: BuNo 71-20904. to civ as N27KR
- N27KR: CC Services of Nevada Inc at Reno, NV Jan04-Oct06, ex+

- C-GYBT: 9049-5854 Québec Inc May07-Oct15

Taïga Hélicoptères at Lévis, QC from Oct15

Integra Air at Calgary, Alberta by Jan17
    44040     136240: BuNo 71-20905. 403 sqd w/o 05feb93
    44041     136241: BuNo 71-20906. to Dominican Republic
    44042     136242: BuNo 71-20907. 408 sqd w/o 07jul88
    44043     136243: BuNo 71-20908
    44044     136244: CAF BuNo 71-20909; w/o 04jul78
    44045     136245: BuNo 71-20910
    44046     136246: BuNo 71-20911. 430 sqd w/o 18jul79
    44047     136247: BuNo 71-20912. preserved at CFB Borden as 136288
    44048     136248: BuNo 71-20913. preserved at Air Command HQ Winnipeg
    44049     136249: BuNo 71-20914. to civ as N62276
    44050     136250: BuNo 71-20915
    44051     136251: CAF; BuNo 71-20916; May.94 pictured in WWII RCAF 430 Sqd mar+
    44052     136252: BuNo 71-20917. to Dominican Republic as 3055
Air Force of the Dominican Republic 3055: FAD from Mar05
    44053     136253: BuNo 71-20918. to civ as N61478
    44054     136254: BuNo 71-20919. to civ as N72367
    44055     136255: BuNo 71-20920
Polish Aviation Museum -: As of Febr 2010, this aircraft was donated to the Polis+
    44056     136256: BuNo 71-20921. 3 CFFTS w/o 05may94
    44057     136257: BuNo 71-20922. preserved McNaughton Barracks CFB Kingston
    44058     136258: BuNo 71-20923. 427 sqd w/o 12jun85
    44059     136259: BuNo 71-20924. preserved CFB Edmonton as 136408
    44060     136260: BuNo 71-20925. to civ as N6348U
    44061 1972     136261: BuNo 71-20926. to civ as N72365
Jerry Bickel Race Cars Inc. N72365: type:Bell206A-1 from 1998
    44062     136262: BuNo 71-20927. to civ as N6167A
- VH-FUX: to private Sydney Australia, owner killed in aircraft a+

- ZK-IXL: reg 28aug12
    44063     136263: BuNo 71-20928. to civ as N7236Z
    44064     136264: BuNo 71-20929. to civ as VH-OSO
    44065     136265: BuNo 71-20930. 422 sqd w/o 17feb77
    44066     136266: BuNo 71-20931. 408 sqd w/o 28jan78
    44067     136267: BuNo 71-20932. 408 sqd w/o 09may74
    44068     136268: BuNo 71-20933. 408 sqd w/o 16nov84
    44069     136269: BuNo 71-20934. to Dominican Republic
Air Force of the Dominican Republic ?: FAD
    44070 1972     136270: BuNo 71-20935, to N6346E
- N6346E: Southeastern Equipment Co Services at Augusta, GA Oct97+

- VH-OSQ: reg Dec03

private Australia from Nov08; w/o 17apr14 at Coffs Har+
    44071     136271: BuNo 71-20936. to civ as N7236N
    44072     136272: BuNo 71-20937. preserved Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum a+
    44073     136273: BuNo 71-20938. to civ as N6345L
    44074     136274: BuNo 71-20939. preserved Canadian War Museum Ottawa

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