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Bell 206B PL-16XP seen over Warsaw in June 2002.
(photo, Mariusz Adamski)

Bell 206B JetRanger * Current *
Two Bell 206B obtained from July 1991. Used for policing duties. Equipped with FLIR Ultra 4000 and wire-strike protection system.

Serial c/no. Prev. Identity Delivered Fate/Notes
SN-15XP 4153 4153 1991 'A-014', based Warszawa, accident 12 Apr 2005
SN-16XP 4154 4154 1991 'A-015', based Warszawa

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Mi-2 SN-07XP seen at Lodz in April 2004.
(photo, Grzesiek Okruszek)

Mil Mi-2 * Current *
Five Polish-built Mil Mi-2 acquired in 2000. Equipped with rescue hoist LPG-3, GPS navigation, improved GTD-3 engines. Some fitted with composite main rotor blades designed originally for the PZL Kania.

Serial c/no. Prev. Identity Delivered Fate/Notes
SN-05XP 541918051 1918 2000 'W-018', based Szczecin
SN-06XP 541919051 1919 2000 'B-004', based Wroclaw
SN-07XP 512539082 2539 2000 'F-005', based Lódz
SN-08XP 532814023 2814 2000 'M-010', based Bialystok
SN-09XP 566942120 6942 2000 'K-005', based Rzeszów

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Mi-8S SN-40XP seen at Wroclaw in July 2003.
(photo, Piotr Biskupski)
Mi-8T SN-41XP seen at Gdansk in May 2004.
(photo, Piotr Marek)

Mil Mi-8 * Current *
Two Mi-8 acquired from the Polish Air Force in 2001. Produced in the USSR. Equipped with GPS navigation system. The Mi-8S serves as a VIP transport helicopter.

Serial c/no. Prev. Identity Delivered Fate/Notes
SN-40XP 10635 635 2001 Mi-8S, initially PL-40XP, 'A-016', based Warszawa
SN-41XP 10659 659 2001 Mi-8T, Initially PL-41XP, 'A-017', based Warszawa

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Kania SN-51XP seen at Poznan in November 2005.
(photo, Radoslaw Idaszak)

PZL Kania * Current *
Two PZL Kania acquired in 1996. All were produced in Poland. Equipped with rescue hoist LPG-3, GPS navigation, SX-5 Stardust searchlight, FLIR Ultra 4000.

Serial c/no. Prev. Identity Delivered Fate/Notes
SN-51XP 900301   1996 'U-020', based Poznan
SN-52XP 900302   1996 'G-002', based Kraków

References:

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W-3 Sokol SN-31XP seen at Gdansk in May 2005.
(photo, Jakub Michalak)

PZL W-3 Sokol * Current *
Two PZL W-3 Sokol acquired in 2000. All were produced in Poland. The 103. Regiment used to have 4 helicopters of this type - 2 of them used for police tasks, one for the fire brigade and one for supporting border units. W-3 c/n 310510 was an RM Anakonda version. It was destroyed in accident in 1998 during the training of GROM (Polish SWAT). The second helicopter, c/n 310420, was used for Police tasks; the third W-3, c/n 310315, served the fire brigade and used to have a red colour scheme. The fourth helicopter, c/n 310414, used to support the border units. In 2000 (with the abolishing of 103 Rgmt.) the LP received the second and third helicopters, while the Independent border police received the fourth helicopter.

Equipped with rescue hoist LPG-3, GPS navigation, SX-5 Stardust searchlight, FLIR Ultra 4000, additional 1030 litre internal fuel tank.

Serial c/no. Prev. Identity Delivered Fate/Notes
SN-31XP 310315 315 2000 'A-010', based Gdansk
SN-32XP 310420 420 2000 W3A version, 'A-013', based Warszawa

References:

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