Meltzer, Harvey, SMSgt

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Current Service Status
USAF Retired
Current/Last Rank
Senior Master Sergeant
Current/Last Primary AFSC/MOS
43190-Aircraft Maintenance Superintendent
Current/Last AFSC Group
Aircraft Maintenance
Primary Unit
1975-1981, 7th Bombardment Wing, Heavy
Service Years
1955 - 1981
Senior Master Sergeant

 Official Badges 

Combat Crew Air Force Retired


 Unofficial Badges 

Sikorsky Winged S Sikorsky Winged S Rescue Kaman Rescue Pin (No Wings)




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 1956-1960, H-19 Chickasaw
From Year
1956
To Year
1960
   
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 H-19 Chickasaw Details
 


Aircraft/Missile Information
Specifications (H-19)
H-19 at National Museum of the United States Air Force, showing unusual mounting of engine
H-19 at National Museum of the United States Air Force, showing unusual mounting of engine
UH-19B rotor head
UH-19B rotor head

General characteristics

* Crew: 2 (pilot, copilot)
* Capacity: 12 troops or 8 litters
* Length: 62 ft 7 in (19.1 m)
* Rotor diameter: 53 ft (16.16 m)
* Height: 13 ft 4 in (4.07 m)
* Disc area: ft (m)
* Empty weight: 4,795 lb (2,177 kg)
* Loaded weight: 7,200 lb (3,266 kg)
* Max takeoff weight: 7,900 lb (3,587 kg)
* Powerplant: 1 Pratt & Whitney R-1340-57 radial engine, 600 hp (450 kW)

Performance

* Maximum speed: 101 mph (163 km/h)
* Range: 405 mi (652 km)
* Service ceiling 10,500 ft (3,200 m)
* Rate of climb: 700 ft/min (213 m/min)

   
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Last Updated: Jan 27, 2013
   
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  • Breton, Albert, SMSgt, (1953-1989)
  • Bruce, Ronald, A2C, (1955-1958)
  • Carmena, Thomas neil, Capt, (1957-1959)
  • Courtney, Wilbur, CMSgt, (1947-1972)
  • Gibbons, John, A1C, (1957-1961)
  • Greene, Rockwell, Capt, (1958-1966)
  • Gruver, John Carlton, Col, (1954-1984)
  • Harris, Phillip, MSgt, (1952-1973)
  • Jaynes, William, TSgt, (1965-1978)
  • Jones, Fred E., A1C, (1957-1962)
  • Koeser, Robert, MSgt, (1957-1987)
  • Lagace, Gerard, A2C, (1959-1962)
  • LANDERS, JESS, SMSgt, (1953-1978)
  • Mayo, Donald, TSgt, (1952-1974)
  • Megorden, Gary, SMSgt, (1956-1986)
  • Miles, Jack, MSgt, (1954-1985)
  • Montgomery, Hugh, A1C, (1952-1956)
  • Nadeau, Richard, TSgt, (1954-1979)
  • NICHOLS, GORDON (NICK), MSgt, (1946-1971)
  • Nix, Ralph, TSgt, (1955-1968)
  • Passant, John, Maj, (1952-1980)
  • Rice, Lawrence, A2C, (1960-1963)
  • Thigpen, Roger, SSgt, (1952-1961)
  • Tropeano, Ralph, A1C, (1954-1958)
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