Aircraft Photo of 162508 | Sikorsky MH-53E Sea Dragon | USA - Navy | #120645
Registration / Serial:162508
Military Code:TB-12
Aircraft Original Type:Sikorsky S-65
Aircraft Generic Type:Sikorsky S-65 (H-53)
Aircraft Version:Sikorsky MH-53E Sea Dragon
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
Unit Markings:HM-15
C/n (msn):65-520
City / Airport:Bahrain - International / MuharraqMap
Airport Codes:ICAO: OBBI / EGYR   IATA: BAH   Local: -   Other: -
Photo Date:16 September 2007
Photo by:Stephan de Bruijn
Photo ID: 120645
Photo Comment

The largest helicopter of the western world, the MH-53E Sea Stallion rests on the platform of Muharraq. The huge helicopter is furnished with full color markings and belongs to Helicopter Mine Countermeasures Squadron (HM) 15 Blackhawks, normally based at Norfolk (VA). The MH-53 squadrons regularly deploy to Bahrain in small detachments.

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