Sikorsky S-76 Spirit
in Trinidad & Tobago Defence Force service

History

Used by the Air Division of the Ministry of National Security and later the National Helicopter Services Ltd. One helicopter is used by the Special Anti-Crime Unit of Trinidad & Tobago and from 2011 by the National Security Operations Centre (NSOC).

Individual Details

Serial c/no. Prev. Identity Delivered Fate/Notes
9Y-TGW 76.0176   1981  
9Y-TGX 76.0185   1981  
9Y-TJW 76.0296 HKG-14 7.2004  
SAUTT-01 76.0301 HKG-15, 9Y-TJY 7.2004 became MNS-01 on 1.9.2011
MNS-01 76.0301 HKG-15, 9Y-TJY, SAUTT-01 1.9.2011  


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None available at present.

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References

  • World Air Forces Directory 2006/2007 (Ian Carroll)

Other Sources

To be added.

Sikorsky S-76

in Icelandic Coast Guard Service

Key Facts

Total Delivered: 1
Service Entry: 1976
Retirement: 1983

History

One S-76 (not 76A) delivered new in 1976. Lost in fatal accident 8 November 1983. Used for SAR missions, support to ICG Cutters and fishery patrol.

Individual Details

Serial c/no. Prev. Identity Delivered Fate/Notes
TF-RAN 76-0081   1976 CAA No.385, w/o 8 Nov 1983.

Pictures

[S-76]
(Photo, Eggert Norðdahl)

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Sikorsky S-76A

in Bahrain Public Security Service

History

Two Sikorsky S-76A acquired new from the manufacturer in 1984. Used for policing duties. Withdrawn from service in July 1988.

Individual Details

Serial c/no. Prev. Identity Delivered Fate/Notes
BPS-01 760010   1984 to VH-HUB July 1988
BPS-02 760011   1984 to VH-HUC July 1988

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References

  • Worldmil (1988)
  • Worldmil (1994)
  • Worldmil (1996)

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To be added.