Bell 206 JetRanger
in Jamaican Defence Force service

 

Key Facts

Total Delivered: 8
Total Still Active: 1
Total Now Stored: 0
Service Entry: 1971
Retirement: current
Main Role: Trainer
Origin: USA

History

Most helicopter used by 2. Flight in the utility transport role, while the last two are used by the by the Jamaica Military Aviation School.


Individual Details

Serial c/no. Prev. Identity Delivered Fate/Notes
JDF H-3 657 N4738R 6.1971 crashed at Vernam Field on 25.2.1973
JDF H-4 981   15.5.1973 wfu in 1989
JDF H-5 985   15.5.1973 wfu July 1973
JDF H-14 1519   20.3.1975 wfu in 12.1998, sold as N241SJ
JDF H-15 1581   20.3.1975 wfu in 12.1998, sold as N171SJ
JDF H-16 1914   24.5.1976 wfu in 12.1998, sold as N170SJ
JDF H-17 2354   13.4.1978 wfu in 12.1998, sold as N240SJ
JDF H-34 4650 N408BH 20.8.2008 JMAS
JDF H-35 4670 N374CZ 17.6.2010 JMAS


Pictures

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More Information

References

  • Air International May 2001 p.314-317
  • Scramble 389, October 2011, p.127-132

Other Sources

To be added.


See other operators of the Bell 206 JetRanger


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