• Helicopter books
  • Books
  • Helicopter patches
  • Patches
  • Oil & Gas
  • Wind Energy
  • Urban air mobility
  • HH-60W
  • Marine One
  • Model kits
  • Model Kits
  • norway 339 skvadron

    Luftforsvaret


    339 squadron
    Royal Norwegian Air Force

    1956 to present    






    Helicopters

    339 squadron norway

    339 skvadron
    A unit of 139 Luftving at Bardufoss. Bell UH-1B replaced by the 412SP Arapaho.
    The 339 sqn. was established at Gardermoen 1 july 1956 as a fighter squadron ,operating F-86K Sabre. In 1963 the fixed-wing era was over ,and the 339 sqn. Was relocated to Bardufoss as a helicopter squadron operating Bell UH-1B. The main task for the 339 sqn. Is to support the army in the Northen Norway. The last Bell UH-1B leaves Bardufoss 16 january 1989. Today 339 sqn. Operates twelve Bell 412SP ,named Arapaho. The first Bell 412SP arrived at Bardufoss and 339 sqn. 15 september 1987.  



    From summer 2014, 339 Squadron operate a detachment at Rygge after the disestablishment of 720 Squadron


    @ (optional)     Send




    News of 339 skvadron


    Wildcats for the First Time in Arctic Training, 10-Mar-16 : Royal Marines 847 Naval Air Squadron new Wildcats AH.1 helicopters, part of Commando Helicopter Force, spent six weeks in Norway for the first time in arctic conditions



    Locations


    YearsLocationICAO/FAA
    2014/    RyggeENRY
    1963/    BardufossENDU



    Models

    Login to Edit

    YearsModels
    1987/    412
    1963/89UH-1B Iroquois





    Construction Numbers (Not all in this unit)

    Help Us

    C/NVersionBuiltIn this OrgIn other Org
    545 UH-1B 025: BuNo 62-2025
    025: wreck pictured at Rygge airport
    1203 UH-1B 1960 079: BuNo 64-14079. Preserved Bodo
    079:
    079: again painted in its original olive green colour
    079: Norwegian Defence Museum
    1206 UH-1B 082: BuNo 64-14082. w/o 18sep87
    606 UH-1B 086: BuNo 62-2086. w/o 03feb79
    1014 UH-1B 086: BuNo 63-13086. to civ as N8769D
    - N8769D: USA
    - N11NE: JB Helicopters at Thorndike, MA
    - N11NE: Southern Cross Aviation Inc at Wilmington, DE Aug06-Oct08
    - N11NE: Copter One Llc at Wilmington, DE Oct08-Apr11
    - N11NE: High Performance Helicopters at Redlands, CA Apr11-Feb18
    - N11NE: Northern X Treme Helicopters Inc at Kelsey, CA from Feb18
    1015 UH-1B 087: BuNo 63-13087. to civ as N4389Y
    1016 UH-1B 088: BuNo 63-13088. to civ as N204JB
    1017 UH-1B 089: BuNo 63-13089. to civ as unk
    33130 412sp 1987 130: RNoAF, w/o 04jan88 crashed at Bardufoss due hydraulic system. crew of thre+
    33139 412sp 1987 139: 1987 assembled at Helikopter service; Nov87 d/d 339 Sqn RNoAF
    139: RNoAF; 339Skv. Tag der Heeresflieger
    33140 412sp 1987 140: 1987 assembled at Helikopter service; RNoAF 339 Sqn and 720 Sqn
    140: RNoAF in 2000 720Skv.
    33141 412sp 1987 141: 1987 assembled at Helikopter service; RNoAF d/d Apr88; 339 Sqn and 720 Sq+
    141: RNoAF; 1998 720Skv. white c/s participated in COJA 98
    141: 720Skv. heading Fairford
    141: 24+25jul99 Fairford air show 720Skv. white c/s
    141: 720Skv. returned direction Norway
    141: Dec12, 412HP type, 720 sqd
    33142 412sp 1987 142: 1987 assembled at Helikopter service; RNoAF d/d Aug88; 339 Sqn and 720 Sqn+
    33143 412sp 1987 143: 1987 assembled at Helikopter service; RNoAF d/d Aug88; 339 Sqn and 720 Sqn+
    143: RNoAF; 339Skv. Tag der Heeresflieger
    33144 412sp 1988 144: 1988 assembled at Helikopter service; RNoAF 339 Sqn
    33145 412sp 1988 145: 1988 assembled at Helikopter service; RNoAF 339 Sqn and 720 Sqn
    145: 2005 at Camp Bondsteel, Kosovo
    145: Dec12, 412HP type, 720 sqd
    33146 412sp 1988 146: 1988 assembled at Helikopter service; RNoAF 339 Sqn
    146: RNoAF; 2005 339Skv.
    146: 2010 pictured with 100000hrs operating hours markings for the Bell 412 at +
    33147 412sp 1988 147: 1988 assembled at Helikopter service; RNoAF d/d Feb89; 339 Sqn and 720 Sqn
    33148 412sp 1988 148: 1988 assembled at Helikopter service; RNoAF 339 Sqn
    33149 412sp 1988 149: 1988 assembled at Helikopter service; RNoAF 339 Sqn
    149: RNoAF; 2003 339Skv.
    33161 412sp 1989 161: 1989 assembled at Helikopter service; RNoAF 339 Sqn
    33162 412sp 1989 162: 1989 assembled at Helikopter service; RNoAF 339 Sqn and 720 Sqn
    33163 412sp 1989 163: 1989 assembled at Helikopter service; RNoAF 720 Sqn
    163: RNoAF oct94 720Skv. participated in SAR meet 94 from Leeuwarden air base N+
    163: Dec12, 412HP type, 720 sqd
    33164 412sp 1989 164: 1989 assembled at Helikopter service; RNoAF 339 Sqn and 720 Sqn; 2009 con+
    164: 720Skv at Skrydstrup Airshow
    164: RNoAF; 1998 720Skv. white c/s participated in COJA 98
    164: Dec12, 412HP type, 720 sqd
    33165 412sp 1989 165: 1989 assembled at Helikopter service; RNoAF d/d Jan90; 720 Sqn
    165: At Belgian Helidays 2003
    165: Dec12, 412HP type, 720 sqd
    33166 412sp 1989 166: 1989 assembled at Helikopter service; RNoAF 339 Sqn and 720 Sqn; 2009 conv+
    166: Dec12, 412HP type, 720 sqd
    33167 412sp 1990 167: 1990 assembled at Helikopter service; RNoAF 339 Sqn and 720 Sqn
    2046 UH-1B 420: BuNo 66-14420. to civ as N6226H
    420: was civil built and delivered to Norway NOAF
    - N6226H: Pacific Helicopter Services Llc at Kahului, HI from Oct00
    - N6226H: Grounded at Hawaii as of Dec14
    723 UH-1B 501: BuNo 63-8501. w/o 1980
    226 UH-1B 580: BuNo 60-3580. preserved Museum Sola
    230 UH-1B 584: BuNo 60-3584
    231 UH-1B 585: BuNo 60-3585; preserved as instructional airframe at Sessvollmoen, a Army +
    232 UH-1B 586: BuNo 60-3586
    810 UH-1B 588: BuNo 63-8588
    237 UH-1B 1960 591: BuNo 60-3591. Preserved Bardufoss
    243 UH-1B 597: BuNo 60-3597
    597: Preserved museum Bodo
    259 UH-1B 613: BuNo 60-3613. w/o 21apr71
    268 UH-1B 688: BuNo 61-0688. preserved Museum Sola
    279 UH-1B 699: BuNo 61-0699. boom to civ as LN-ORW
    407 UH-1B 1962 887: BuNo 62-1887. to civ as N91320
    - N91320: Avag Inc at Richvale, CA Dec91; Feb20 still
    457 UH-1B 937: BuNo 62-1937
    477 UH-1B 957: BuNo 62-1957
    US Marine Corps 62-1957: Army UH-1B; to USMC; back to Army; to Norway
    1085 UH-1B 961: BuNo 64-13961. preserved Rygge
    961: preseved on static display outside 720 Squadron hangar
    961: 29aug14 pictured in restoration at Rygge Flyhistoriske forening, Rygge, No+
    961:
    1086 UH-1B 962: BuNo 64-13962. w/o 01apr68
    1087 UH-1B 963: BuNo 64-13963. to civ as LN-ORW
    1089 UH-1B 965: BuNo 64-13965. w/o 04dec68
    1090 UH-1B 966: BuNo 64-13966. preserved Oslo-Gardermoen Museum
    1091 UH-1B 967: BuNo 64-13967. w/o 13sep89
    513 UH-1B 993: BuNo 62-1993. w/o 24apr81
    514 UH-1B 1962 994: RNAF BuNo 62-1994
    - N6180A: Jones Aviation Inc at Williams, CA from Oct00; w/o 21jun17 hit power lines during spraying at Colus...
    515 UH-1B 995: BuNo 62-1995. to civ as N96NW
    516 UH-1B 1962 996: BuNo 62-1996. to civ as N198HM
    Helimax Aviation N198HM: Helimax Aviation from Jun99; conv to Garlick-Bell;
    - N198HM: Air-Max Inc at Pleasant Hill, OR from Jan15
    52 C/N found in this Organisation.


    Operations


    DatesOperation
    19-feb-1622-mar-16 Cold Response 2016
    mar-78jul-79LB UNIFIL / NorAir / ItalAir
    feb-78mar-78 Exercise Arctic Express 78


    share     facebook     twitter     linkedin