Aircraft Photo of 153981 / 3981 | Boeing Vertol CH-46E Sea Knight | USA - Marines | AirHistory.net #201226
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:153981
Alternate Serial:3981
Military Code:YS-10
Aircraft Original Type:Vertol V-107
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing Vertol 107 (H-46 Sea Knight / KV107)
Aircraft Version:Boeing Vertol CH-46E Sea Knight
C/n (msn):2332
Operator / Titles:USA - Marines
Unit Markings:HMM-162
Location
City / Area:Rotterdam / Harbour [ Off-Airport ]Map (vicinity)
Country:Netherlands
Ship / Rig:USS Saipan LHA2
 
Photo Date:5 October 1986
Photo by:Stephan de Bruijn
Photo ID: 201226
Photo Comment

The USS Saipan (LHA-2) visited the harbour of Rotterdam. Embarked were CH-46Es, CH-53Es, UH-1Ns and AH-1Ws, all assigned to the HMM-162(Reinforced) "Golden Eagles" as part of the 22nd Marine Amphibious Unit. This Frog showed the then fresh new camouflage colours.

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