Aviation Photo #5629245 Sikorsky HH-52A Seaguard (S-62A) - USA - Coast Guard

[ Medium Large ]
1,620 of 1,639
Sponsor Message
Sponsor Message
Featuring a watertight hull and stabilizing floats that made it capable of landing on water, the HH-52 was similar in appearance to the Navy's SH-3 Sea King, and held the distinction of being the first turbine-engine rotary wing aircraft to be certified. This HH-52, displayed at National Naval Aviation Museum, was delivered on 13Jan1963, remaining operational until 1987. During its flying days, it accumulated over 13,737 flight hours and more than 800 search and rescue missions that saved over 600 lives.
  • Add To Album
  • Like (0)
  • Photog's Choice
  • Cross-Data
    Robert Domandl
    USA - Coast Guard
    Sikorsky HH-52A Seaguard (S-62A)
    Sikorsky S-62 (H-52/HU2S/Seaguard)
    Sikorsky S-62 (H-52/HU2S/Seaguard)
    Pensacola - NAS / Forrest Sherman Field
    July 15, 2018
  • Correction
[ Medium Large ]
Distinct Views: 201
Photo Added: August 17, 2019

Explore Other Great Photos