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Helicopter Flow Table for Frequent
Wind

The helicopter time schedule as shown below
was developed by Regimenral Landing

Team (RLT) 4 and Provisional Marine Aircraft
Group (ProvMAG) 39 for movement of
the ground security force from ships to
the evacuation sire, and is m fact a recap of the
Helicopter Employment and Landing Table
(HEALT) developed jointly by the RLT and
ProvMAG:

 

Time Ship Event

 

L-2:00 Hancock (CVA 19) Launch 6 CH-53s for troop pickup (3 to Vancou-     ver [LPD 2], 3 10 Peona [LST 1183])

 

L-0:50 Duluth (LPD 6) Land l CH-53 w/troops from Okinawa (LPH 3) for     refuel

 

L-0:50 Hancock (CVA 19) Land 3 CH-53s w/troops from Vancouver for refuel

 

L-0:50 Peona (LST 1183) Launch l CH-53 w/troops to Mobile
(LKA 115)for     refuel

 

L-0:50 Peona (LST 1185) Land l CH-53 for troop pickup and refuel

 

L-0:45 Denver (LPD 9) Land l CH-55 w/troops from Okinawa tor refuel

 

L-0:45 Duluth (LPD 6) Land l CH-53 w/troops from Okinawa for refuel

 

L-0:40 Mobile (LKA 115) Land l CH-53 w/rroops from Peona for refuel

 

L-0:40 Okinawa (LPH 5) Load 4 CH-53s w/troops

 

L-0:30   Launch first wave of 12 CH-53s (4 from Okinawa,     2 each from Dubuque [LPD 8], Denver, and     Duluth, and l each from Mobile and Peona)

 

L-0:30 Okinawa (LPH 3) Land 5 CH-53s for troop pickup and refuel

 

L-0:15   Launch second wave of 11 CH-53s (5 from Han-     cock, 3 from Okinawa, 2 from Vancouver and l     from Mount Vernon [LSD 39])

 

L-l:25 Peona (LST 1185) Launch I CH-53 w/troops to Hancock for refuel

 

L-l:25 Vancouver (LPD 2) Land 2 CH-53s for troop pickup and refuel

 

L-l:20 Okinawa (LPH 3) Launch 4 CH-53s (2 w/troops to Dubuque for     refuel, 2 to Peona for troop pickup)

 



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