united kingdom Westland

Yeovil, England
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7.8 10EGDY RNAS Yeovilton, England
19.6277EGDI Merryfield, England
21.8 76EGHS Henstridge, England
29.4149 Dorchester, England
33.2284 Musgrove Park, England
33.5284 ARC Taunton, England



50° 56' 23.98'' N - 2° 39' 31.00'' W
1nm SW of Yeovil, Somerset
ICAO: EGHGIATA:
Elevation: 207 feet



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YearsRotary Wing Aircraft Unitbold : Current Model
normal: Unit no longer at this base
2007/08Dorset and Somerset Air Ambulanceec135 2007/17
bo105 2000/07




News about this location :

First Flight for Brazilian Navy’ Upgraded Super Lynx, 28-Sep-17 : The first of 8 Brazilian Navy Lynx Mk21B completed maiden flight at Yeovil, England. Entered service in 1978, they were converted to Super Lynx in 2003. New upgrade contract signed in 2014

AW101 Merlin Mk4 Makes Maiden Flight, 21-Nov-16 : Leonardo is upgrading 25 ex RAF Merlin Mk3/3A to the ‘Junglie’ Mk4/4A standard as part of the Merlin Life Sustainment Programme (MLSP) contract to be delivered between 2017 and 2020

30th Merlin HM.2 Delivered to Royal Navy, 28-Jul-16 : Ceremony to mark the handover of the 30th and final Merlin Mk.2 by Leonardo and Lockheed Martin UK at AgustaWestland’s facility in Yeovil

Norwegian AW101 Roll Out Ceremony, 31-May-16 : Norwegian AW101 NAWSARH SAR helicopter was unveilled by Anders Anundsen, Norway’s Minister of Justice and Public Security, in a roll out ceremony held at Yeovil, UK

Norwegian First AW101 Maiden Flight, 23-Mar-16 : Finmeccanica announced the first of 16 AgustaWestland AW101 for Norway successfully performed its maiden flight at its Yeovil factory in the UK on 21st March 2016.

12-Jul-15 - AgustaWestland Celebrates 100 Years in the UK
19-Jul-00 - First UK Built WAH-64 Apache Makes Maiden Flight
15-Mar-00 - First WAH-64 Apache to British Army
14-Jan-00 - Westland Apache Production Facility Opens at Yeovil
01-Sep-99 - First WAH-64 Apache Longbow Kit to Westland



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DatesOrg/TypeUnit
1950-jun-07 AccidentWestlandDragonfly 1AG-AMAK
1952-apr HR.3 conversionMinistry of Defence (MoD)Dragonfly HR.1VX595
1959-aug-17 WestlandWhirlwind HAS.7XM686
1973 WestlandcommandoG-17-1
1973 WestlandcommandoG-17-2
1973 WestlandcommandoG-17-3
1973 WestlandcommandoG-17-4
1973 WestlandcommandoG-17-5
1977-jun WestlandLynx HAS2XZ236
1978-jun-21 WestlandLynx HAS2 (FN)XZ272
1979-sep-12 Westland30G-BGHF
1979-sep-12 WestlandLynxG-LYNX/ZA500
1979-sep-12 WestlandLynxXW837
1979-sep-12 WestlandLynxXW839
1979-sep-12 Army Air CorpsLynx AH1XZ175
1979-sep-12 WestlandLynx AH1XZ217
1979-sep-12 Royal Air ForceSea King HAR.3XZ585
1979-sep-12 Fleet Air ArmSea King HAS.5XZ916
1979-sep-12 WestlandWessex HU.5XT768
1979-oct Sea Skua trialsWestlandLynx HAS2XZ696
1981 WestlandLynx Mk81G-17-31
1981-jun WestlandLynx mk88G-BIHK
1982-apr-16 Lynx mk8883+06
1990-dec Conv Mk.95WestlandLynx HAS3SZH580
1990-dec Conv Mk.95Fleet Air ArmLynx HAS3SZF561
1993-aug Conv HMA.8Fleet Air ArmLynx HAS3SZF560
2004-may-10 EH101 Mk.512ZJ990
2005-may Fleet Air ArmSea King HAS.5ZE422
2006-jan-01 EH101 Mk.512ZJ992 / 03
2006-jan-01 WAH-64 ApacheZJ210
2007-jul-03 VH-71 KestrelG-17-002
2008-oct-10 WAH-64 ApacheZJ188
2009-jan-15 Sea King HAS.1XV648 / CU-818
2009-mar-05 WAH-64 ApacheZJ188
2009-jul-13 Army Air CorpsLynx AH9ZG923
2009-sep-16 1st AH.9A conversionArmy Air CorpsLynx AH9ZG916
2009-dec-18 AW101 610G-17-610
2010-apr-07 AW101 610ZR330
2010-apr-08 AW101 610ZR331
2010-apr-15 AW159ZZ400
2010-apr-23 AW101 610ZR329
2010-apr-23 Super Lynx mk130ZK184
2010-jul-29 AW101 640ZR334
2010-jul-29 AW101 640ZR334
2010-jul-29 Merlin HM.1ZH842 / CU
2010-aug-16 Lynx AH7ZE375
2011-may-24 AW101 640ZR335
2011-dec-20 EH101 Mk.512ZJ992 / 03
2012-jan-31 AW159ZZ400
2012-feb-03 AW101 610ZR331
2012-feb-16 AW101 640ZR335
2012-feb-24 AW159 Wildcat AH1ZZ404
2012-may-04 AW159 Wildcat AH1ZZ405
2012-jun AgustaWestland UKAW159 Wildcat AH1ZZ405
2012-jun AgustaWestland UKAW159 Wildcat AH1ZZ407
2012-jun AgustaWestland UKAW159 Wildcat AH1ZZ408
2012-jul AgustaWestland UKAW101 641ZR338
2012-jul AgustaWestland UKAW101 641ZR339
2012-jul AgustaWestland UKAW101 641ZR340
2012-jul Royal Air ForceEH101 Mk.512ZK001
2013-jan First Flight of HMA.1AgustaWestland UKAW159 Wildcat HMA2ZZ397
2013-jan-04 Westlands YeovilAgustaWestland UKAW159 Wildcat HMA2ZZ396
2013-feb-11 AW159 Wildcat HMA2ZZ413
2013-nov-12 Fleet Air ArmMerlin HM.1ZH833
2013-nov-13 AgustaWestland UKAW101 642ZR350
2013-nov-15 Fleet Air ArmAW159 Wildcat HMA2ZZ376
2013-nov-19 AgustaWestland UKAW159ZZ400
2013-nov-19 Royal Air ForceMerlin HC.3ZJ121
2013-nov-20 AgustaWestland UKAW101 642ZR351
2013-nov-22 Army Air CorpsAW159 Wildcat AH1ZZ393
2013-dec-05 Army Air CorpsAW159 Wildcat AH1ZZ392
2013-dec-05 Fleet Air ArmAW159 Wildcat HMA2ZZ377
2013-dec-06 AgustaWestland UKAW101 640ZR334
2013-dec-08 Patriot AviationR22 BetaG-HONI
2013-dec-11 Castle Air ChartersAW109E PowerG-TRNG
2013-dec-17 AgustaWestland UKAW109E PowerG-CDVE
2013-dec-17 Castle Air ChartersAW109E PowerG-IVIP
2013-dec-20 Fleet Air ArmAW159 Wildcat HMA2ZZ378
2013-dec-20 EC155B1G-HOTB
2013-dec-20 Fleet Air ArmMerlin HM.1ZH828
2014-jan-22 Fleet Air ArmAW159 Wildcat HMA2ZZ379
2014-jan-22 Royal Air ForceSea King HAR.3XZ592
2014-feb-04 AS355F Ecureuil 2G-SKYN
2014-feb-04 Fleet Air ArmAW159 Wildcat HMA2ZZ380
2014-feb-04 AgustaWestland UKHH-101A CaesarZR352
2014-feb-05 AW139G-OAWL
2014-mar-20 AW139G-OAWL
2014-mar-20 Army Air CorpsAW159 Wildcat AH1ZZ388
2014-mar-20 AgustaWestland UKHH-101A CaesarZR352
2014-apr-24 AgustaWestland UKAW101 640ZR335
2014-apr-24 Army Air CorpsAW159 Wildcat AH1ZZ383
2014-apr-24 IT AgustaWestland ItalyAW169I-AWCK
2014-apr-24 homeportRoyal Air ForceMH-47E ChinookZH904
2014-sep-30 AgustaWestland UKAW189I-PTFF
2016-jul-13 AgustaWestland UKAW109E PowerG-CDVB
2016-oct-28 Fleet Air ArmMerlin HC.3ZJ122
2017-nov-17 First AW101 deliveryNO LuftforsvaretAW101 6120268


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