A Project of the Coast Guard Aviation Association

Time Period: 1950s

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Bell, HUL-1G (1959)

Bell, HUL-1G Two four-place HUL-1s were transferred from the Navy in 1959 and redesignated HUL-1Gs in Coast Guard service. Both aircraft were assigned standard USCG

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Martin VC-3A (1953)

Martin VC-3A  The Coast Guard acquired two Martin 4-0-4’s in 1952. The Martin 4-0-4 was a pressurized passenger airliner built by the Glenn L. Martin

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Sikorsky HO5S-1G (1952)

Sikorsky HO5S-1G  Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation’s two-seat S-52, the first helicopter to have all-metal rotor blades, first flew on 12 February 1947. Sikorsky developed a four-seat

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