Dubbed locally SH-3, the export version of the SH-3D Sea King for the aircraft carrier ARA 25 de Mayo (V2) air group
Five new built S-61D-4 received in 1972. Three SH-3D for spares arrived in 2003. In 2008 after the icebreaker ARA Almirante Irizar fire incident four UH-3H refurbished by Clayton plus two for spares were acquired.
In 2022 the Argentine Navy acquired 2 S-61T Triton from Carson valued us$ 12M.
Agusta build airframes listed separately : 1984 ASH-3D and 1995 ASH-3H
Six UH-3H Sea King for the Argentine Navy, 28-Oct-08 : PATUXENT RIVER, Md, USA – A team from NAVAIR’s Support and Commercial Derivative Aircraft Program Office is working hand-in-hand with the Armada Argentina (Argentine Navy) to deliver six UH-3H Sea King helicopters, four flyable versions and two for spare parts.
|Years||Units||bold : Current base of the Unit|
|1978/||EAH2|| Comandante Espora |
|CV Colossus class|
|AO Durance class|
|AW Irizar class|