Westland Wessex HU.5


This model is a version of wessex

c/n wa555


Year 1967






Helicopter Westland Wessex HU.5 Serial wa555 Register XT773 used by Fleet Air Arm (Royal Navy) Royal Marines. Built 1967. Aircraft history

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ID
united kingdom XT773
Fleet Air Arm
Westland Wessex HU.5, c/n WA555, f/f:?
del Royal Navy as XT773, 01/08/1967
to 9123M, unk
to Shawbury dump, unk.
united kingdom XT773
Fleet Air Arm
del into long term storage, spending time between Fleetlands, Lee and Wroughton until c mid 1973
707Sq/WB by Aug 1974, 845 Sq ?, 772Sq/510-PO by Apr 1976, 772Sq/620-PO, 847Sq/XT by May 1982, Yeovilton store, 771Sq/(8)26 by Nov 1986 until c Mar 1987. To Abingdon as 9123M, to Shawbury by 2005, on its side by Sep 2012.
united kingdom XT773
Fleet Air Arm
22jul79 coded 510-PO 772NAS
united kingdom XT773
Royal Marines
1982 reactivated 847 NAS 07may-24sep 1982 as /XT
united kingdom XT773
Royal Marines
UK HMS Raleigh mv Atlantic Causeway ( 13-may-82 )
Operation Corporate
847Sq /XT noted here on 13 May 1982, to join mv Atlantic Causeway later that day for South Atlantic.
united kingdom XT773
Fleet Air Arm
UK RAF Shawbury ( jan-13 )
RN
Jan13 dump (9123M)


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