Westland Sea King HAS.1


This model is a version of sea king

c/n wa 667


Year 1971






Helicopter Westland Sea King HAS.1 Serial wa 667 Register XV696 used by Fleet Air Arm (Royal Navy). Built 1971. Aircraft history

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ID
united kingdom XV696
Fleet Air Arm
RN HAS.1 f/f 18jan71 d/d 04feb71
united kingdom XV696
Fleet Air Arm
HAS.1 820Sq/411-BL by Dec 1972 still Sep 1973 still Feb 1977
united kingdom XV696
Fleet Air Arm
Westland Sea King HAS.2A
conv. HAS.2A RNAY Fleetlands 1977
814Sq/265-H by Aug 1978
814Sq/268-B by Dec 1980
814Sq/268 by Mar 1982.
united kingdom XV696
Fleet Air Arm
UK Anchorage Delta mv Atlantic Causeway ( 13-may-82 )
Operation Corporate
825Sq/68 landed on mv Atlantic Causeway evening of 13 May 1982, for South Atlantic
united kingdom XV696
Fleet Air Arm
Toppled over following landing in a bog on Falkland Islands and damaged in May 1982 as 825Sq/68, cannibalised (eg tail to ZA310) during campaign then extensively repaired in UK
NASU-VL Jul 1982.
united kingdom XV696
Fleet Air Arm
Westland Sea King HAS.5
conv to HAS.5 1983, 810Sq/503 by 1986 still 1988, /503 at Fleetlands Jun 1991.
united kingdom XV696
Fleet Air Arm
Westland Sea King HAS.6
conv HAS.6 1991, 826Sq B Flt/132 by Jan 1992 still Mar 1993 (deployed HMS Cornwall from Jul 1992, to HMS Chatham Jan 1993), 819Sq B Flt/699-PW by Jul 1993, 819Sq/708-PW by Apr 1995, 819Sq/267-N by Nov 1998, G.I. Gosport by Feb 2001.


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