MD 520 NOTAR   msn: LN-070

ZK-ITX, Oceania Aviation Ltd, New Zealand.

Photo: Noel Jones, Ardmore, New Zealand, 3 May 2005.

N953SD, in a fresh new color scheme.

Photo: Mike Green, Taylor, Texas, 2004.

N953SD, for sale by Green Helicopters.

Photo: Mike Green, Taylor, Texas, June 2004.

Formation flight of N953SD MD520N and N241JH MD500E operating
for the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.

Photo: McDonnell Douglas Helicopters.

N953SD, Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.

Photo: Darryl Morrison, Long Beach, 15 October 2000.

 Airframe History:
 Date: Tailnumber: Owner / Operator:
 MAR 1995 N91970  MD Helicopters, Mesa, Arizona
 MAY 1995 N953SD  MD Helicopters, Mesa, Arizona
 MAY 1995 N953SD  Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department,
 Monterey Park, California
 JUL 2001 N953SD  precautionary landing at Los Angeles
 [view ntsb report]
 JUN 2004 N953SD  Noevir Aviation Inc, Montvale, New Jersey
 JUN 2004 N953SD  for sale by Mike Green, Texas [ttaf:8160]
 MAR 2005 N953SD  regi canx, exported to New Zealand
 APR 2005 ZK-ITX  Oceania Aviation Ltd, Papakura, New Zealand
 APR 2005 ZK-ITX  Rangitikei Helicopters Ltd, Rewa, New Zealand
     

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