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61-236 hss-2 Carson; 2001 Perkasie, PA; ex 151532
United States Naval Aviation 151532: USN; conv SH-3G; to civ
61-261 hss-2 Carson; as hull/spares; ex 151548
United States Naval Aviation 151548: USN; conv SH-3G; w/o 24oct74; to Carson
61-664 hh-3f Carson from May06
US Coast Guard 1487: USCG CGAS Clearwater

1980s pictured at CGAS Clearwater

22jul93 to AMARC/440037; sold May06 to Carson Helicopte+
61-140 hss-2 Carson; ex 149723
United States Naval Aviation 149723: USN; conv SH-3G; 1993 AMARC/9H0043; to NASA as 538; 200+

National Aeronautics and Space Administration 736: ex USN 149723

US Department of State N723AW: 28 Apr 2011 Departed AMARC to enter a DoS sponsored re-+
61-162 hss-2 Carson; ex 149727
United States Naval Aviation 149727: USN; conv SH-3H; 1988 pictured on low-cammo as HS-5 /AJ+

Apr.95 as HS-7 /AC-611 on USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN+

1989 SH-3H type HS-1 ./AR-448
61-598 hh-3f Feb16 wreckage at Carson Helicopters Perkasie Heliport
US Coast Guard 1433: USCG HH-3F

1969 to CGAS New Orleans as first operation unit with H+

Mar74-Oct75 flew this bird along with the 1468 and 1479+

1989/90 I was station in ATC Mobile Alabama. We did a u+

13oct92 pictured wfu at CGAS Elizabeth City
61-242 S-61N 1964     N116AZ: Carson from Apr88; 2003/04 with Helicopters Victoria as Heli+
ANSETT-ANA VH-BRI: Ansett Transport Ltd reg Sep64; 1968 to Ansett Airlines+

- VH-BHO: Barrack Aviation Nov86; 1988 to VH-FCV canc, to Carson +

EP Aviation N116AZ: EP Aviation from Apr10
61-129 hss-2     N13491: Carson 1982; ex 149712
United States Naval Aviation 149712: USN; conv SH-3H; 26aug76 Stricken from US Navy list
61-472 S-61N 1969     N302Y: Carson Helicopters Inc from Jul06
Okanagan Helicopters C-FDWC: Okanagan 12mar70 as CF-DWC, reser C-FDWC, Sikorsky seri+

- YV-323C: Venezuela, to N302Y
61-186 hss-2 1963     N3173U: s-61t Carson from Nov10; pictured (pic1) after conversion to S-61T+
United States Naval Aviation 149916: USN; conv HH-3A CSAR variant

Siller Brothers Inc N3173U: Siller from May11

State of California N3173U: 18aug14 pictured (pic2) with County of Los Angeles, Dep+
61-239 hss-2 1964     N349FC: Carson 2008; ex 151535; 2010 conv S-61T
United States Naval Aviation 151535: US Navy; 1989 SH-3D type HS-75./NW-614

USN; conv SH-3H; conv UH-3H; 26sep05 pictured as NAS Wh+
61-117 hss-2     N349RH: Caston; 2008 Perkasie, Pennsylvania; ex 149702
United States Naval Aviation 149702: US Navy; 1988 SH-3H type HS-9./AJ-610

USN; conv SH-3G; conv SH-3H; conv UH-3H; 17jan06 Strick+
61-187 hss-2     N350DA: Carson; 2008 Perkasie, Pennsylvania; ex 149917
United States Naval Aviation 149917: USN; conv SH-3H; May77 pictured as HS-15 /001 on USS A+
61-712 s61n.mk2 1973     N364HH: Carson Oct08-Nov10
Bristow G-BBHL: Bristow Nov73-Sep08, Sikorsky serial N4032S

Her Majesty’s Coastguard G-BBHL: HM Coastguard, owned and maintained by Bristow; 2003 ba+

EP Aviation N364HH: EP Aviation Nov10-Jul16

EP Aviation N817AR: EP Aviation Jul16-Mar19

Construction Helicopters Inc N817AR: Construction Helicopters Inc at Howell, MI from Mar19
61-361 S-61N 1966     N408FS: s-61t Carson Apr/Jun 2010, N611HU ntu; conv to S-61T Triton
Helikopter Service LN-ORH: Helikopter Service, to EC-115

INAER EC-FMZ: INAER for SASEMAR

Maritime Safety Agency EC-FMZ: SASEMAR, pictured (pic1)

EP Aviation N408FS: EP Aviation Jun10-Jan19

Oct13 at FOB Shank, Afghanistan

18may16 picture (pic2) at FOB Dahlke, Afghanistan

This aircraft was never converted to an S-61T; It fle+

Croman Corp N408FS: Croman Corp from Feb19; 28feb19 flown from Melbourne, F+
61-764 S-61N 1977     N408WC: Carson Helicopters Inc at Grants Pass, OR May10-Jan11
Helikopter Service LN-OQM: Sikorsky S-61N-68 reg D-HOSA ntu; WIKING d/d 11Apr77

Helikopter Service, noted Aug04

Air Greenland OY-HGZ: Air Greenland, noted Aug06

Canadian Helicopter Corporation C-FUBW: CHC May08-Apr10

EP Aviation N408WC: EP Aviation at Wood Dale, IL Jan11-Dec17

EP Aviation N835AR: EP Aviation at Wood Dale, IL Dec17-Mar19

Croman Corp N408WC: Croman Corp at White City, OR from Mar19
61-749 S-61N 1975     N410GH: Carson Helicopters Sep07-Feb09
Sikorsky Helicopters N6228: Sikorsky S-61N-54, to N36UT

- N36UT: to N5074L

Air Logistics N5074L: Air Logistics ?, to C-GROH

Okanagan Helicopters C-GROH: Okanagan Helicopters at Richmond, BC 1979-Jun86; 1983 l+

VOTEC Servicios Aereos Regionais PT-HTA: VOTEC Taxi Aereo Apr89

Canadian Helicopters Ltd C-GROH: Canadian Helicopters Ltd at Richmond, BC Jun90-Jan91

Brunei Shell Petroleum V8-BSP: Brunei Shell Petroleum 1991-2007 ?

EP Aviation N410GH: EP Aviation Feb09-Mar19

Croman Corp N410GH: Croman from Mar19
61-745 s61n.mk2 1978     N420SC: Carson Jul10-Mar12
Evergreen Helicopters N4040S: Evergreen Helicopters

Bristow G-BFMY: Bristow Mar78-Jun00; 23apr00 pictured at Wicken Park F+

Aeroleo Taxi Aereo PP-MNL: Aeroleo taxi aereo 2000-2010

US Department of State N745AW: State Dept Mar12-Jan16

EP Aviation N745AW: EP Aviation Jan16-Dec17

Coulson Aircrane N745AW: Coulson Aviation (usa) Inc at Portland, OR from Dec17
61-815 S-61N 1979     N4228S: Sikorsky S-61N-82, c/n 61-815, ff?; del Carson Helicopters a+
- VH-PTE: reser VH-IMS, to C-GOLH

Okanagan Helicopters C-GOLH: jan81 pictured at Vancouver International airport after+

- C-GOLH: lsd G-BIMV, HS-HTH, HS-HTA

- G-BIMV: Managment Aviation Ltd Feb81-Jan83

Thai Aviation Service HS-HTA: TAS from 2001

Thai Aviation Service HS-HTH: TAS Jan97-Jul00

Canadian Helicopters Ltd C-GJQN: Canadian Helicopters from Jan11
61-818 S-61N 1979     N4240S: Sikorsky S-61N-83, c/n 61-818, ff?; del Carson Helicopters a+
61-522 ch-3c 1964     N42626: Carson 1994; ex 63-9690
US Air Force 63-9690: Sikorsky S-61R, c/n 61-522, ff?; del USAF as CH-3C 63-9+

10nov64, brand new, pictured in southern Missouri durin+

19dec67
61-551 ch-3c 1966     N4263A: Sikorsky S-61R, c/n 61-551, ff?; del USAF as CH-3C; sold to +
US Air Force 65-5700: Sikorsky S-61R, c/n 61-551, ff?; del USAF as CH-3C 65-5+

22sep71

May83 pictured at CFB Cold Lake for Maple Flag 1983.
61-533 ch-3c 1965     N4263F: Carson 15nov94; ex 64-14230
US Air Force 64-14230: Sikorsky S-61R, c/n 61-533, ff?; ddel USAF as CH-3C 64-+

1mar66

29mar91 AMARC/HH029, to US Army

88-91 to 304th ARRS, Portland IAP, OR; 29mar91 I deliv+
61-704 S-61N 1972     N439LS: Carson Mar/Jul 2011
Canadian Coast Guard C-FDOH: Coast Guard Mar73-Feb11

Apr81 pictured leaving Vancouver International airport

US Department of State N704WK: State Dept Sep11-Dec16

Oct16 up for auction at GSAauctions.gov

- N704WK: Robinson Air Crane Llc at Miami, FL Dec16-Nov18
61-428 S-61L 1968     N448JS: Carson Helicopters Jun11-May19
New York Airways N620PA: PanAm, op by New York Airways from 1968; 1977 still; T+

Okanagan Helicopters C-GJDR: Okanagan Helicopters, canc Oct89

Sep80 pictured at Vancouver International airport.

Canadian Helicopters Ltd C-GJDR: Canadian Helicopters Dec90-jun92

Canadian Helicopters Mar96-Nov98

State of Utah N614RM: First Security Bank of Utah Trustee Mar94-Mar96

Coulson Aircrane C-GJDR: Coulson Aircrane Aug99-Jul07

- C-GJDR: Sunwest Helicopters at Qualicum Beach, BC Jul07-Jun11

Helicopteres Helicarrier Inc N448JS: Helicarrier USA Inc at Wilmington, DE from May19
61-220 s61n.mk2 1963     N4503E: Carson, noted 1991
BEA G-ASNL: BEA Dec63-Jul68; 20feb72 pictured (pic1) at Shell Base +

Schreiner Airways PH-SBH: Schreiner Northsea Helicopters Aug/Oct 1969, lsd

British Airways Helicopters G-ASNL: BAH Oct69-Oct83

11mar83 pictured (pic2) after ditched in the North Sea,+

US Department of State N220WW: State Dept Nov10-2016

12jul16 GSA Auction on sale with N216WW. To be confirm+

Croman Corp N626CK: Croman Corp at White City, OR from Dec16; It is used f+

Jun19 used in construction and wildland firefighting op+
61-476 s61n.mk2 1970     N457ES: Carson Oct11
British Caledonian Helicopter G-AYOY: BCH Jun84-Jul85

British International Helicopters G-AYOY: BIH Jul85-Jan93; 05nov90 during an inspection starboar+

BIH May04-Sep11

Brintel Helicopters G-AYOY: Brintel Jan93-Sep00

CHC Scotia G-AYOY: CHC Scotia Sep00-Nov02

Veritair G-AYOY: Veritair Nov02-May04

US Department of State N476AW: US State Dept Mar12-Jan16

EP Aviation N476AW: EP Aviation Jan16-Dec17

Coulson Aircrane N476AW: Coulson Aviation (usa) Inc at Portland, OR from Jan18
61-825 s61n.mk2 1980     N457FC: Carson Oct11, cur
Bristow G-BHOG: Bristow Mar80-Sep97, to Brazil

Bristow Sep02-Aug06

Aeroleo Taxi Aereo PT-YEK: Aeroleo Taxi Aereo 1997-2002

British International Helicopters G-BHOG: BIH Aug06-Sep11

US Department of State N825WL: US Dept State Oct11, cur
61-776 s61n.mk2 1977     N493RC: Carson from Jun13
Helikopter Service LN-OQO: Helicopter Service, to G-BXAE

CHC Scotia G-BXAE: Bond Helicopters Jan/Mar 1997,

CHC Ireland EI-MES: CHC Ireland from Mar97

Irish Coast Guard EI-MES: 2010 Irish Coast Guard - Dublin

Ireland Coast Guard, op by CHC; 11jun11 pictured at the+

Canadian Helicopter Corporation C-GSVO: CHC from Aug12
61-493 S-61N 1972     N493WR: Carson from Mar18
Bristow G-BAKA: Bristow 1972-Apr87

- N9119Z: canc Oct89

- HK-3445X: Colombia, to ZS-HVJ

CHC South Africa ZS-HVJ: CHC Africa Oct89-Sep10

US Department of State N408GG: US State Dept, reser N493WR

US Department of State N493WR: US State Dept Jul11-Jan16

EP Aviation N493WR: EP Aviation Jan16-Mar18
61-152 ch-3b 1962     N575AW: Carson from Oct19
US Air Force 62-12575: Sikorsky S-61A, c/n 61-152, ff?; del USAF as CH-3B 62-1+

United States Naval Aviation 212575 : Sikorsky S-61A USAF CH-3B 62-12575; to US Navy conv SH-+

toc 15dec74

26apr77 conv SH-3G

US Department of State N575AW: US Department of State from Aug10; auctioned off GSA by+
61-297 S-61N 1966     N612AZ: Carson from Jun07
Sikorsky Helicopters N10057: Sikorsky S-61N-24, c/n 61-297, ff?; reg Sikorsky as N10+

Okanagan Helicopters C-FOKP: Okanagan

feb82 pictured (pic1) without titles at Vancouver Inter+

Thai Aviation Service HS-HTP: TAS Jun93-Mar97

US Forest Service N612AZ: w/o 05aug08 serving US Forest Service was destroyed whe+
61-744 S-61N 1975     N612RM: Carson, noted 1998-2006
Air Greenland OY-HBK: Sikorsky S-61N-49; Greeland Air Jun75-1984

Trump Airlines N222RA: USA 1984-?

Trump Airlines

Canadian Helicopters Ltd C-FSYH: Canadian Helicopters Ltd Aug94-Jan95

EP Aviation N612RM: Ep Aviation Mar09-Dec18

VIH Helicopters Ltd C-GOJN: VIH Helicopters Ltd from Jan19; 24mar19 recovered dama+
61-754 s61n.mk2 1976     N617HM: Carson Jul07-Jun11
British Airways Helicopters G-BEDI: Sikorsky S-61N-59, test serial N4043S; BAH Oct76-Dec85

- : France as Unknown Jan86-Feb90

British International Helicopters G-BEDI: BIH Mar90-Feb93

Brintel Helicopters G-BEDI: Brintel Feb93-Jul98

Canadian Helicopter Corporation C-GSBL: CHC Jul98-Jun07

US Department of State N617HM: State Dept Jul11-Jan14
61-468 S-61N 1969     N6968R: Carson 27sep95, to C-FZLU
Brunei Shell Petroleum VR-RBS: Brunei Shell Petroleum as VR-UDX, reser V8-UDX, Sikorsk+

hayes forest services C-FHHM: Hayes Helicopter Services Ltd Mar01-Jul10

- HL9490: South Korea, Air Palace Hotel, ex C-FHHM
61-453 S-61L 1972     N6981R: Sikorsky S-61L-5, c/n 61-453, ff?; del Carson Helicopters as+
61-216 S-61N 1963     N7011M: Fire King Carson Helicopters Jun06-Aug10, conv Carson Fire King
Sikorsky Helicopters N653X: Sikorsky S-61N 1963, to AP-AOB

Pakistan International Airlines - PIA AP-AOB: Pakistan International Airlines 1963-1968

BEA G-AWFX: BEA Apr68-1986

10apr71 pictured (pic1) at Shell Base Lowestoft

British Airways Helicopters G-AWFX: noted at Aberdeen EGPD 11jul78

British International Helicopters G-AWFX: BIH 1986-May88, to Canada as unk

US Department of State N7011M: State Dept from Aug10

US Department of State N216WW: US State Dep from Sep10

12jul16 GSA Auction picture (pic2) on sale 91QSCI161821+

Croman Corp N625CK: Croman Corp from Dec16

Nov18 asg to wild land firefighting and construction op+

Jun19 used wildland firefighting and construction opera+
61-704 S-61N 1972     N704WK: Carson Helicopters Holding at Dover, DE from Nov18
Canadian Coast Guard C-FDOH: Coast Guard Mar73-Feb11

Apr81 pictured leaving Vancouver International airport

US Department of State N704WK: State Dept Sep11-Dec16

Oct16 up for auction at GSAauctions.gov

- N704WK: Robinson Air Crane Llc at Miami, FL Dec16-Nov18
61-754 s61n.mk2 1976     N754WN: Carson from Feb14
British Airways Helicopters G-BEDI: Sikorsky S-61N-59, test serial N4043S; BAH Oct76-Dec85

- : France as Unknown Jan86-Feb90

British International Helicopters G-BEDI: BIH Mar90-Feb93

Brintel Helicopters G-BEDI: Brintel Feb93-Jul98

Canadian Helicopter Corporation C-GSBL: CHC Jul98-Jun07

US Department of State N617HM: State Dept Jul11-Jan14
61-272 hss-2 1964     N81661: Carson Helicopters from Apr96; conv S-61A type with a modifi+
United States Naval Aviation 151552: USN redesig SH-3A 1962, d/d 1964; 1967 pictured (pic1+

conv HH-3A type Combat Search and Rescue; asg HC-7 in V+

1976/77 pictured (pic2) as HC-9 /NW-73 at Camp Pendleto+

Sky Cats Puma Corp N561SC: Sky Cats Puma Corp at Billings, MT from Jul07; firefigh+
61-063 hss-2     N81664: Carson; 2001 Perkasie, Pennsylvania; ex 148989
United States Naval Aviation 148989: USN; conv SH-3G

1980-1982 SH-3A type (last flying) HC-1 Det. 6
61-074 hss-2     N81692: Carson; 2001 Perkasie, Pennsylvania; ex 149000
United States Naval Aviation 149000: USN; conv SH-3G; 1975 to 1980 AMARC/9H0008; 1986 NAS Ro+
61-147 hss-2 1960     N81697: Carson, canc Jul07
United States Naval Aviation 149729: USN, 1962 redesig SH-3A; conv SH-3G

1993 AMARC/9H0049

US Marine Corps 149729: 1973-1974 SH-3G type as HMX-1 /MX-14

1973 pictured as SH-3G type HMX-1 /MX-14 over Washingto+

Sky Cats Puma Corp N9696W: Sky Cats Puma Apr08-Jul12

- N9696W: Withrotor Aviation Inc at Lakeview, OR from Jul12

Nov18 used in wild land firefighting and construction o+
61-232 hss-2     N8170V: Carson 20apr09; ex 151529
United States Naval Aviation 151529: USN; conv SH-3G; to civ
61-028 hss-2     N81725: Carson; 2001 Perkasie, Pennsylvania
United States Naval Aviation 148050: USN; conv SH-3G; conv SH-3H; to civ

3apr72
61-432 sh-3d     N82702: Carson Jun97-Aug14; expired
United States Naval Aviation 156486: USN; to civ

1985 at HC-16, until sqd dis-established in 1993. We r+

Jul86 pictured as HC-16 /BF-404 from the bridge of the +

31jul86 this rescue took place about 120 miles off the +
61-466 S-61N 1969     N82772: Carson; 09Jul73 damaged at sea; canc 28aug74; to Argentine A+
Argentine Air Force H-71: FAA d/d sep74. ex N82772. wfu 1980. sold as LV-OCL then+

Helicopteros Marinos LV-OCL: HM ex FAA; 1982 Falklands/Malvinas War as SAR; 1986 pic+

Court Helicopters ZS-HRU: Court d/d 03feb87: ex LV-OCL; w/o 17sep92 off Cape Town

Wrecked while landing on a ship during adverse weather.+
61-465 S-61N 1969     N87580: Carson from 2006
KLM helikopters PH-NZC: Sikorsky S-61N-18, c/n 61-465, ff?; reg Sikorsky as 928+

10may74 ditched in the North Sea (NL)
61-167 hss-2     N898WC: Carson from Oct19
United States Naval Aviation 149898: USN; conv SH-3H; Sep.1980 as /AJ-731 HS-9 on USS Nimitz+

1989 SH-3H type HS-1 ./AR-447

US Department of State N898WC: State Dept Dec10-Oct19

State Dept from Dec10; Dec13 f/f as a S-61T; auctioned +
61-351 sh-3d     N92590: Carson 1997; ex 152696
United States Naval Aviation 152696: USN; 1995 to civ
61-442 sh-3d     N9260A: Carson by 2012
United States Naval Aviation 156496: USN; 1995 to civ

Oct93 pictured wfu at NADEP NAS Pensacola, FL
61-449 sh-3d     N9271A: Carson; ex 156503
United States Naval Aviation 156503: USN; conv SH-3G; to civ


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