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Westland Wessex HU.5

This model is a version of wessex

c/n wa186

Year 1964

Helicopter Westland Wessex HU.5 Serial wa186 Register XS517 used by Royal Air Force Fleet Air Arm (Royal Navy). Built 1964. Aircraft history

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united kingdom XS517
Fleet Air Arm
Royal Navy Wessex HU.5C d/d 1964
scr Gosport 2002
united kingdom XS517
Fleet Air Arm
jan79 coded VL/WV 707NAS
united kingdom XS517
Fleet Air Arm
07May82 noted RNAS Yeovilton coded WV of 848Squadron
united kingdom XS517
Fleet Air Arm
UK RNAS Yeovilton ( 31-jul-82 )
31jul82 coded ZC of 707Squadron at RNAS Yeovilton
The yellow and Dark Grey helo on background was XM870 coded PO/652 of 737 Squadron based at RNAS Portland
united kingdom XS517
Royal Air Force
Apr90, asg 84Sq as an HC5C when I arrived there.
united kingdom XS517
Royal Air Force
CY RAF Akrotiri ( 1993 )
Became HC5C on 84 Sqn RAF in RAF Akrotiri and had a diamond emblem on the tail

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