Aviation Photo #1523490 Sikorsky RH-53D Sea Stallion (S-65A) - Iran - Navy

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The largest helicopter in Iranian fleet, usually flying for maritime & minesweeping operations . Its belived that At least four of stallions in Iranian service is captured from US Marines as a result of their failure in operation eagle claw on April 24, 1980 in Tabas desert inside Iran. Image is taken during army parade.This fly pass was one of the largest fly pass over Tehran, which about 150 helicopters of different types participated, Including AB-205, AB-206 ,Bell 214, AH-1J ,CH-47C,RH-53D & SH-3D.
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    Saeed Ezadi
    Iran - Navy
    Sikorsky RH-53D Sea Stallion (S-65A)
    Sikorsky S-65/80 (H-53 Sea Stallion/Super Stallion/Sea Dragon)
    Sikorsky S-65/80 (H-53 Sea Stallion/Super Stallion/Sea Dragon)
    April 18, 2009
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8 years ago
Very very nice photo Saeid,I didn't know the history of this beast.(Taha)
7 years ago
Wow!a nice photo. It seems that you sleep all day long under its airline!!

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