Aircraft Photo of 68-8284 | Sikorsky MH-53M Pave Low IV | USA - Air Force | AirHistory.net #84529
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:68-8284
Aircraft Original Type:Sikorsky S-65
Aircraft Generic Type:Sikorsky S-65 (H-53)
Aircraft Version:Sikorsky MH-53M Pave Low IV
C/n (msn):65147
Operator Painted:USA - Air Force
Location
City / Airport:CosfordMap
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Airport Codes:ICAO: EGWC   IATA: -   Local: -   Other: -
Collection:RAF Museum Cosford
 
Photo Date:16 August 2017
Photo by:Fergal Goodman
Photo ID: 84529
Photo Comment

This aircraft was built as a HH-53C in 1968 and served in Vietnam on combat rescue duties. It was successively converted to MH-53J and then MH-53M status and was retired in 2008 with over 12,000 flying hours. It was flown into Cosford on a RAF C-17 and put on display in November 2009.

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