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H-3 / Sea King
 
Latest update: August 2018

Company: Sikorsky (license build by Westland)
 
Abbr.: Order and inventory status information: Abbr.: Order and inventory status information:
       
Order. No. of aircraft ordered. WFU No. of aircraft Withdrawn From Use.
Opt. No. of aircraft options. Sold No. of aircraft sold to another country.
Opp. No. of possible aircraft sales. Oth. D. No. of aircraft bought from another country.
Canc. No. of aircraft ordered cancelled. LS↓ No. of aircraft leased from another country.
Del. No. of aircraft delivered. LS ↑ No. of aircraft leased to another country.
On Or. No. of aircraft to be delivered. Act. No. of aircraft operational.
W/O No. of aircraft Written Off (crashed).    
       
Lease: When the no. of aircraft LS↓ and LS ↑ are equal the leased aircraft have been returned to the owner.

 
Order and production overview - aircraft detailed
 
Country Aircraft Order. Opt. Opp. Canc. Del. On Or. W/O WFU Sold Oth.D. LS↓ LS ↑ Act.
Australia Sea King HAS.6           0   3   3     0
  Sea King Mk.50B           0   1   1     0
Belgium Sea King HAR.3A           0   1   1     0
  Sea King Mk.48 5       5 0   2         3
Canada CH-124 2       2 0 2           0
  CH-124A 28       28 0 8 1         19
  CH-124B 7       7 0 1           6
  CH-124C 1       1 0             1
  CHSS-2 3       3 0 3           0
Denmark S-61A-1 9       9 0 1 1 7       0
Germany Sea King Mk..41 23       23 0 1 1         21
India Sea King Mk.42B 20       20 0             20
Italy SH-3D/H 2       2 0   2         0
Norway Sea King HAR.3A           0   3   3     0
  Sea King Mk.43 2       2 0             2
  Sea King Mk.43B 9       9 0       1     10
  Sea King 43B           0       2     2
Pakistan Sea King HAR.3A           0   1   2     1
  Sea King HC.4+ 1       1 0   4   4     1
  Sea King Mk.45A           0       1     1
Spain SH-3D 2       2 0 2           0
  SH-3G 4       4 0 4           0
  SH-3H 12       12 0 1 3         8
UK Sea King HAS.1 10       10 0 8 2         0
  Sea King HAS.2 2       2 0 2           0
  Sea King HAS.2A 1       1 0 1           0
  Sea King HAR.3 19       19 0   19         0
  Sea King HAR.3A 6       6 0   1 5       0
  Sea King Mk..4 1       1 0 1           0
  Sea King Mk..4X 1       1 0   1         0
  Sea King HC.4 18       18 0 3 14 1       0
  Sea King HC.4+ 23       23 0   19 4       0
  Sea King HAS.5 16       16 0 12 3 1       0
  Sea King HAS.5mod 1       1 0   1         0
  Sea King HU.5 17       17 0   17         0
  Sea King HAS.6 43       43 0 2 38 3       0
  Sea King HC.6CR 5       5 0   5         0
  Sea King HU.6 2       2 0   2         0
  Sea King ASaC7 15       15 0 2 6         7
  Sea King Mk.42B 1       1 0 1           0
  Sea King Mk.43B 1       1 0     1       0
  Sea King 43B 2       2 0     2       0
  Sea King Mk.45A 1       1 0     1       0
USA VH-3D 11       11 0             11
Total   326       326 0 55 151 25 18     113
 
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Photo gallery
 
Belgian Air Component Sea King Mk.48 from 40 Smaldeel at BAFDays Kleine Brogel 2014. German Navy MFG 5 at its homebase Kiel during SAR Meet June 2012.

Spanish Navy SH-3H from Eslla during a port visit February 2016.

     
   
Royal Navy Sea King HC.4 Commando from _846 Squadron departing RAF Fairford, RIAT 2012.  Royal Navy Sea King HU5 from 771 squadron at the Lichtmachtdagen Leeuwarden 2011. Sea King HAR5 operated assigned to 22 squadron at RAF Fairford during RIAT 2014.