Aircraft Photo of 158256 | Bell UH-1N Iroquois | USA - Navy | AirHistory.net #201316
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:158256
Aircraft Original Type:Bell 212
Aircraft Generic Type:Bell 212/450 (H-1 Iroquois/Venom)
Aircraft Version:Bell UH-1N Iroquois
C/n (msn):31427
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
Unit Markings:LHA-2/USS Saipan
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: 201316
Photo Comment

During a 1986/1987 cruise, this nice UH-1N was detached to the USS Saipan (a US Navy ship) rather than the US Marine Amphibious Unit (MAU) that was embarked at the ship. The UH-1N was used for liaison missions as well as safe guard operations during MAU operations.

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