usa Helicopter Utility Squadron TWO

US Navy


HU-2 Fleet Angels
United States Naval Aviation

1948 to 1965    




Formed from the separation of VX-3 into two operational units on 1 Jul 1948, at Lakehurst. During the late 1950s, HU-2 maintained a number of HUP-2 detachments embarked upon carriers, particularly those of the 6th Fleet. On 1 Jul 1965, HU-2 was re-constituted as Helicopter Combat Support Squadron TWO (HC-2).

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Locations

YearsLocationICAO/FAA
1948/65NAS LakehurstKNEL


Models Login to Edit

YearsModels
1962/65seasprite
1948/65PV-18


Construction Numbers for HU-2 Help Us

C/NVersionBuiltIn this OrgIn other Org
166 uh-25b 1953 129989 : Piasecki PV-18 cn 166, ff:?; acc USN as HUP-2S 129989, 28May53; Kept on fo+
58-597 hss-1 1957 143897 : Sikorsky HSS-1, c/n 58-597, ff?; del USN as 143897, 07Aug57; to HSS-1N (AS+
15 UH-2A 147982 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 15, ff?; del USN as UH2K-1, 147982 unk; redesig +
16 UH-2A 147983 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 16, ff?; del USN as UH2K-1, 147983 unk; redesig +
22 UH-2A 149018 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 22, ff?; del USN as UH2K-1, 149018 unk; redesig +
23 UH-2A 149019 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 23, ff?; del USN as UH2K-1, 149019 unk; redesig +
24 UH-2A 149020 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 24, ff?; del USN as UH2K-1, 149020 unk; redesig +
27 UH-2A 149023 : 1965 asg HU-2 on CVA-38 USS Shangri-La
31 UH-2A 149027 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 31, ff?; del USN as UH2K-1, 149027 unk; redesig +
33 UH-2A 149029 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 33, ff?; del USN as UH2K-1, 149029 unk; redesig +
35 UH-2A 1963 149031 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 35, ff:Apr63; del USN as UH-2A 149031 Apr63; xfe+
36 UH-2A 149032 : 1964-65 UH-2A type asg HU-2 Det.60
38 UH-2A 149034 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 38, ff?; del USN as UH2K-1, 149034 unk; redesig +
43 UH-2A 149741 : 1963-64 UH-2A type asg HU-2 Det.62 /HU-19
44 UH-2A 149742 : 1967-68 UH-2A type asg HC-2 Det.42 as /HU-21
48 UH-2A 149746 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 48, ff?; del USN as UH2K-1, 149746 unk; redesig +
51 UH-2A 149749 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 51, ff?; del USN as UH2K-1, 149749 unk; redesig +
56 UH-2A 149754 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 56, ff?; del USN as UH2K-1, 149754 unk; redesig +
62 UH-2A 149760 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 62, ff?; del USN as UH2K-1, 149760 unk; redesig +
65 UH-2A 149763 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 65, ff?; del USN as UH2K-1, 149763 unk; redesig +
73 UH-2A 149771 : 1967-68 UH-2A type asg HC-2 Det.42 /HU-22
77 UH-2A 149775 : 1965 as UH-2A type HU-2 Det.38 /HU-03
86 UH-2A 149784 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 86, ff?; del USN as UH2K-1, 149784 unk; redesig +
94 UH-2B 150144 : 1967 UH-2B asg HC-2 Det.60 as /HU-26
107 UH-2B 150157 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 107, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U 150157 unk; redesig+
188 UH-2B 152204 : 1971-1972 as HH-2C type at HC-2 det.67 /HU-24 USS JFK
BR Força Aeronaval da Marinha do Brasil
2766 ec725 2010 N-7101 : Marinha UH-15 type d/d 25oct10, test serial F-ZWBS; HU-2 /01
ec725 2012 N-7102 : Marinha /02 BRA008 UH-15 type d/d Sep12 HU-2
ec725 N-7103 : Marinha /03 BRA012 UH-15 type Jun14 HU-2
2891 ec725 N-7105 : Marinha /05 BRA016 UH-15 type Jun14 HU-2
ec725 2017 N-7201 : Marinha d/d 14jun17 HU-2, 1st of 3 in CSAR confguration; pictured
31 serials found for HU-2

Operations

DatesOperation
15-jul-5823-aug-58LB Operation Blue Bat



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