Aircraft Photo of N300Y | Sikorsky S-61L | L A Airways - Los Angeles Airways | AirHistory.net #350789
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:N300Y
Aircraft Original Type:Sikorsky S-61
Aircraft Generic Type:Sikorsky S-61 (H-3/HSS-2/Sea King)
Aircraft Version:Sikorsky S-61L
C/n (msn):61031
Operator / Titles:L A Airways - Los Angeles Airways
Location
Location:In Flight
Region / Country:California, United States
 
Photo Date:1 March 1962 to 14 August 1968
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Photo ID: 350789
Photo Comment

The Sikorsky S-61L prototype pictured over the Los Angeles City Hall and Union Station. Having started scheduled passenger helicopter services in November 1954, LA Airways introduced the S-61 on 1 March 1962. The cheatline is orange and black. N300Y crashed on a flight from LAX to Disneyland in Anaheim in 1968 and all 21 people on board were killed. Photo from: Nationaal Archief (Netherlands)

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