helispot

Photo ID
4680
Date Taken
Jan. 30, 2008, midnight
Event
None
Submitted
Sept. 11, 2008, 1:24 p.m.
Last Updated
July 16, 2019, 12:51 a.m.
Location
United States : California : Torrance
Owner
United States Marine Corps
Status
Active
Category
Military helicopters (U.S.)
Photographer
Damon Duran
Horizontal
Front quarter view
Vertical
Side view
Interior/Exterior
Exterior view
Single/Multiple
Single aircraft shown
Static/Moving
Aircraft is not operating
Intrument Panel
Instrument panel not shown
Close-Up Detail
Entire helicopter shown
Day/Night
Night view
Nickname
None
Military Unit
Marine Helicopter Squadron One HMX-1
Military Modex
None
Aircraft Number
None
Black Helicopter
No
Notes
Helicopter was with Presidential visit and had broken down and was not able to leave with the other VIP helos. The eventually left a little after 8pm

Helicopter
2812
Owner
United States Marine Corps
Type
None
Variant
Sikorsky VH-53E Super Stallion (Presidential Support)
Tail Number
165252
Serial Number
None
Buno
165252
Status
Active
In/Out of Service
Yes, helicopter is still in service
Base Location
United States : Virginia : Virginia Beach
Notes
This is one of the VH-53E that escort the president on various trips.