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Westland Sea King HC.4

This model is a version of sea king

c/n wa 912

Year 1981

Helicopter Westland Sea King HC.4 Serial wa 912 Register ZA298 used by Fleet Air Arm (Royal Navy). Built 1981. Aircraft history

Westland Sea King HC.4 c/n wa 912

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united kingdom ZA298
Fleet Air Arm
1985 846Sqn /VA
2000 845Sqn /G
2004 848Sqn /WW
united kingdom ZA298
Fleet Air Arm
to G-BJNM Oct-Dec 1981 and back to ZA298. 846Sq/VA by Jul 1982 still 1986, RNAY Wroughton 1988, 845Sq/(Y)G UN colours by 1992 still 1993, 845Sq/G by 2003, 846Sq by 2005. Damaged in Iraq ? Arrived AMG-VL by road 23 Sep 2005, 846Sq/(VY) Dec 2006.
united kingdom ZA298
Fleet Air Arm
846Sq /Y departed Yeovilton for Afghanistan 27 Aug 2009, with ZE427 /K.
united kingdom ZA298
Fleet Air Arm
AF FOB Edinburgh ( 21-may-10 )
Operation Herrick
846SqS/Y, struck by RPG on stbd side forward of u/c strut, in Nad-e Ali while landing at a checkpoint on 21 May 2010. Recovered by air to Yeovilton, via Camp Bastion. Repaired by Vector Aerospace at Fleetlands and returned to 846Sq by Jan 2012.
united kingdom ZA298
Fleet Air Arm
UK Royal Victoria Dock ( 16-sep-15 )     DSEI 2015
16sep15 at the ExCel Exhibition Centre during DSEI 2015.
united kingdom ZA298
Fleet Air Arm
UK RNAS Yeovilton FAA Museum ( 04-aug-16 )
saved from the clutches of the MoD Disposal Services Agency, for the Fleet Air Arm Museum

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