• 55-3326 United States Army. Delivered 31-Jan-1957. Designated as U-1A.
After being fitted with suitable radio pack for Europe at Red Bird Field, Dallas, TX, the aircraft was flown to Mobile, AL from where it was delivered by ship to Bremerhaven, Germany where they were re assembled and flown to Coleman Barracks, Mannheim, Germany.
May-1957. Collected by crew and flown to 202nd Aviation Company, Boscomantico AAF, Verona, Italy, part of Southern European Task Force, SETAF.
Accident: Mountain strip in Italian Alps, Brunico NE of Bolzano. 25-Jul-1957. During a field exercise. Crashed on take-off with a full complement of passengers, but luckily none were injured.