K253 HMS Helmsdale

UK Royal Navy




1943 to 1957    


Data Login to Edit

Flight Deck:
Call Sign: GGMR


Events Help Us

Add new event for this unit
Year:
Month: <- (1/12) Optional
Day: <- (1/31) Optional
Text:
   
Add Event
1942-jan-1Ordered
1942-aug-13Laid downYard No 1185
1943-jun-5Launched
1943-oct-15Commissioned
1946-sep-4Trialsfirst landing of Sikorsky R-4 on main deck of an RN frigate, near Portland, by Lt Alan Bristow in KK969 of 771 NAS
1957-nov-14Fate: scrappedarrived Faslane 7 Nov

Specifications    

    from River (RN Group II) class
1370light (tn)
91.70length (m)
11.20beam (m)
3.60draught (m)




Builder    

UK A J Inglis, Pointhouse


Latest News

Upgraded MD902 Delivered to CoxHealth

Indra Working on Simulator for Spanish NH90

Two Additional H225 for South Korea Firefighters

Thai Aviation Services Implemented WinAir 7

AC312E Completes Plateau Tests

Russian Helicopters at Milipol 2017

First AW101 Delivered to Norway

GE Begins Production of T408 Engine for CH-53K

Sponsors

Viewpoint

Saxon


Promote Your Services Here



Sponsored by
Viewpoint Saxon

Promote Here







Flying a helicopter
Helicopter stories
Accidents
Acronyms
Jobs new
Airliners
Airshows
Future helicopters
For Sale
Contact


Database

47210 serials
20096 photos
4008 heliports