Bell 47G Sioux
in Jamaican Defence Force service

History

Used by 2. Flight in the utility transport role.


Individual Details

Serial c/no. Prev. Identity Delivered Fate/Notes
JDF H-1 2901   10.1963 wfu 1974, sold as N90769
JDF H-2 2907   3.1964 wfu June 1977, sold as N83779


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  • Central American and Caribbean Air Forces (Daniel Hagedorn)

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Bell OH-13H/Bell 47G Sioux

in Paraguayan Air Force Service

History

Eight OH-13H and 2 Bell 47G obtained. Two Bell47G delivered in 1955, followed by eight OH-13H in 1972. Used by the Escuadrón de Helicópteros.Six were advertised for sale in 1991.


Individual Details

Serial c/no. Prev. Identity Delivered Fate/Notes
H-001(1) 1321   14.9.1955 wfu 1972, Bell 47G. On display at Nu Guazu by April 2000. Later sold in Chile.
H-003(1) 1330   14.9.1955 wfu 1972, Bell 47G
H-005 1936 56-2224 23.3.1972 wfu in 10.1977, sold to Chile as CC-PQM in 1992, OH-13H
H-007 2357 58-5344 23.3.1972 crashed in 3.1974, used for spares, sold to Chile as CC-PQL in 1992, OH-13H
H-009 1282* n/a 23.3.1972 wfu in 1980, OH-13H
H-011 1412* n/a 23.3.1972 wfu in 1981, OH-13H
H-013 2080 57-1842 23.3.1972 wfu in 8.1977, sold to Chile as CC-PQK in 1992, OH-13H
H-015 1913 56-2201 23.3.1972 wfu in 8.1973, sold to Chile as CC-PQN in 1992, OH-13H
H-017 2135 57-6206 23.3.1972 wfu in 1981, OH-13H
H-019 2111 57-1873 23.3.1972 crashed at Ñu-Guazú/Paraguay on 19 Mar 1986, OH-13H

* suspect construction number data.

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