Mean Temp 28.6°C 83.48°F at Taegu
February 11, 1950 (Saturday)
- Author Kurt Vonnegut was published for the first time, as his story "Report on the Barnhouse Effect" appeared in Collier's magazine.
- Died: Kiki Cuyler, 51, American MLB baseball player and Hall of Fame enshrinee
HRP-1 Piasecki Helicopter
During the Fleet Marine Force, Atlantic (FMFLant) Fleet Exercise all the HRP's were still grounded (have been since 25 November 1949) consequently HMX-1 sent four (4) HO3S-1's and the one HTL-2 as a detachment to the Naval Air Facility (NAF), Roosevelt Roads, Puerto Rico.
HTL-2 Bell model 47D
On the island of Vieques, during the amphibious landing, an HO3S-1 directed the landing boats during their movement toward the beach by means of an externally mounted speaker system.
NAF Roosevelt Roads and Vieques island