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  • Sikorsky S-61 H-3
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    denmark Flyvevåbnet


    Royal Danish Air Force





    Del'd: 9 - 1965 to 2010





    Helicopters

    Flyvevåbnet S-61 H-3

    First entered service in April 1965, the Sea Kings were used to provide Search and Rescue cover.  Operated by esk 722 from the Vaerlose AB.  Started to be replaced by the EH101 Merlin in 2005. 


    Last danish Sea King helicopter has been retired june 16th, 2010
    Following their retirement, the remaining 7 S-61s and their spares were sold in mid 2011, to the USA for refurbishment.


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    Units


    YearsUnitsbold : Current base of the Unit
    1965/10Esk.722 Aalborg
    Værløse




    Platform


    Classes
    FF Thetis class



    List of Aircraft

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    C/NModBuiltID     In this OrgIn other Org

    61-240 s-61a-1 1964     U-240: RDAF Esk.722
    61-275 s-61a-1 1965     U-275: Last flight 25Sep07
    61-276 s-61a-1 1965     U-276: RDAF Esk.722
    61-277 s-61a-1 1965     U-277: RDAF Esk.722
    61-278 s-61a-1 1965     U-278: RDAF Esk.722
    61-279 s-61a-1 1965     U-279: RDAF Esk.722
    61-280 s-61a-1 1965     U-280: RDAF Esk.722
    61-281 s-61a-1 1965     U-281: RDAF Esk.722, w/o 10Feb68.
    61-481 s-61a-5 1970     U-481: RDAF, Esk 722


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