Helibras HB 350B Esquilo

in Paraguayan Air Force Service
 

Key Facts

Total Delivered: 4
Total Still Active: 3
Total Now Stored: 0
Service Entry: 1987
Retirement: current
Main Role: Support
Origin: Brazil

History

Four HB 250B delivered from 1987. Used by the Grupo Aéreo de Helicópteros. In 2011 it was expected that these helicopters would be reserialled H-0425 to H-0427, to align with UH-1 serials, but this does not appear to have happened.


Individual Details

Serial c/no. Prev. Identity Delivered Fate/Notes
H-001 HB1092/1976   9.5.1987 reserialled as H-027 by Oct 2003
H-025 HB1085/1941   9.5.1987 reserialled as H-425
H-026 HB1088/1944   9.5.1987 reserialled as H-426
H-027 HB1092/1976 FAP H-001 9.5.1987 reserialled as H-427
H-028 HB1093/1977   9.5.1987 w/o 29 Sep 1987
H-425 HB1085/1941   9.5.1987  
H-426 HB1088/1944   9.5.1987  
H-427 HB1092/1976 FAP H-001 9.5.1987  


Pictures

HB-350B Esquilo H-026 seen at Ñu-Guazú in October 2005.
(photo, Hélio Higuchi)


More Information

References

Other Sources

To be added.


See other operators of the Aerospatiale AS 350 Ecureuil


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