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MD Helicopters commemorates 50 years of the OH-6

MD Helicopters commemorates 50 years of the OH-6

Source: MD Helicopters, 05-Aug-13

MD Helicopters Inc. (MDHI), a Lynn Tilton company and leading producer of commercial, air-rescue, military and law enforcement helicopters, paid tribute to the 50-year first flight milestone of the iconic OH-6 helicopter. The first Hughes OH-6 Cayuse light-observation helicopter (LOH) prototype completed its inaugural flight Feb. 27, 1963, beginning a rich heritage as the most heralded and versatile […]

23-Apr-13 N473SD Hughes OH-6A Crystal River, US-Florida

24-Apr-13

Emergency landing at night on highway US19.  Pilot minor injuries treated at scene, co-pilot uninjured

Atlanta Police return to the air

Atlanta Police return to the air

19-Nov-12

The Atlanta Police Department’s small fleet of helicopters is scheduled to return to the air Monday, two weeks after the crash of their OH-6A N368PD that killed two law enforcement officers. (see full story)  File photo

13-Oct-12 N369SN MD Helicopters OH-6A West Chester, US-Pennsylvania

13-Oct-12

Skids of N369SN contacted blades of N546 at Brandywine Airport, West Chester during the Rotorfest event

13-Oct-12 N546 MD Helicopters OH-6A West Chester, US-Pennsylvania

13-Oct-12

Skids of N369SN contacted blades of N546 at Brandywine Airport, West Chester during the Rotorfest event

Chilton County Sheriff acquires OH-6

Chilton County Sheriff acquires OH-6

Source: Clanton Advertiser, 28-May-12

Chilton County Sheriff Kevin Davis acquired a plane and helicopter for the department to use. Ken Gilliland of B&G Flying Service Inc (which operates out of the Chilton County Airport) was named a reserve deputy, and will pilot and maintain the aircraft (see full story)

US Homeland Security pilot indicted for making false statements to investigators

US Homeland Security pilot indicted for making false statements to investigators

02-Feb-11

A helicopter pilot with the Department of Homeland Security has been indicted for making false statements to investigators about an incident where a man drowned trying to cross the Rio Grande River.  Helicopter involved was OH-6 N5185B

Museum OH-6 gets a face-lift

Museum OH-6 gets a face-lift

Source: News Star, 14-Sep-10

The Hughes OH-6 Cayuse helicopter, which has been on outdoor display for several years at the museum, is getting a face lift in preparation for the Memorial Wall’s visit, which is part of the area’s Veteran’s Day celebration Nov. 5-7

Wood County officials looking to refurbish sheriff’s helicopter

Wood County officials looking to refurbish sheriff’s helicopter

Source: News and Sentinel, 09-Dec-09

Wood County Sheriff’s Department officials said they have applied for a $95,000 grant to refurbish the department’s helicopter.  Wood is the only county in the state that has a helicopter as part of its sheriff’s department.

4-Jun-09 N6641D MD Helicopters OH-6 Benson, US-Arizona

04-Jun-09

4-Jun-09 N6641D MD Helicopters OH-6 Benson, US-Arizona