westland wessex

Wessex HAS.1



Engine: 1 x Napier Gazelle Mk.161 1450shp
Capacity: 4
Length: (m) 20.03
Height: (m) 4.39
Blades: 4
Rotor diam.: (m) 17.07
Disc area: (m2) 228.85
Weight: (kgs) Empty: 3447     Max: 5715
Speed: (km/h) Cruise: 195     Max: 212
Range: (km) 630
Ceiling: (m) 4300
Rate/Climb: (m/min) 475


From Organisation with model Wessex HAS.1
united kingdom Ministry of Defence (MoD)
    wessex 1956/??
united kingdom Westland
    wessex 8 1958/80
united kingdom Fleet Air Arm
    wessex 250 1961/88
united kingdom Royal Air Force
    wessex 77 1963/03

united kingdom Flambards Experience
    1 1983/07
Construction Numbers on database of Wessex HAS.1


Construction Numbers Help Us

Airframes conv to new variant
    wa 1 1956 Fleet Air Arm XL727 : WA.1 XL727 built as HAS.1, ff 20 Jun 1958, dd Aug 1958+
    wa 2 1958 Fleet Air Arm XL728 : Westland Wessex HAS.1 f/f 16sep58; conv to Mk.5 (hybrid+
Westland XL728 : industrial airframe for engine development from 1958, w+
Ministry of Defence (MoD) XL728 : hu.5 RAE Farnborough by May 1971 still Sep 1972 still 1980 s+
    wa 3 1958 Fleet Air Arm XL729 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA003, f/f: 06/10/1958, del +
25jul79 on dump at Culdrose coded SAH 22
    wa 5 1959 Fleet Air Arm XM300 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA005, f/f: 30/04/1959; del +
Ministry of Defence (MoD) XM300 : dd Feb 1960 A&AEE Boscombe Down. This was predominantly+
    wa 6 1959 Fleet Air Arm XM301 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA006, f/f: 27/07/1959; del +
    wa 7 1959 Fleet Air Arm XM326 : RN Wessex HAS.1 f/f 07jul59 d/d 28aug59; scr Portland, +
Ministry of Defence (MoD) XM326 : dd Aug 1959 to Westland. Used as trials aiframe at sev+
Fleet Air Arm XM326 : 814 Sq/342-V by Nov 1964, 814 Sq/272-V; Victorious SAR +
771Sq/421-PO by Apr 1972, until c Feb 1974. Part of 77+
772Sq/515-PO by Jul 1975; Wroughton store by Apr 1976; +
22jul79 coded 615-PO on dump at Portland
    wa 8 1959 Fleet Air Arm XM327 : RN Wessex HAS.1 f/f 22sep59, d/d 05oct59; scr Warsash C+
Westland XM327 : HAS.1 Westland development & trials airframe from late +
Fleet Air Arm XM327 : 22jul79 coded 401-KE with HMS Kent
has.3 HAS.3 819 Sq/531 by May 1968; 820Sq/411-BL by Feb 1972+
    wa 9 1959 Fleet Air Arm XM328 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA009, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
22jul79 coded 653-PO
Westland XM328 : has.3 Westlands Oct 1959 before first flight, A&AEE Sep 1961,+
Fleet Air Arm XM328 : As HAS.3, 737 Sq/522-PO by Jul 1968 still Jul 1971, 737+
    wa 10 1959 Fleet Air Arm XM329 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA010, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
Ministry of Defence (MoD) XM329 : A&AEE by Dec 1959, Westland by May 1960, Trials a/c wit+
Fleet Air Arm XM329 : 819Sq/533 by Aug 1965; 737Sq/533-PO by Apr 1967; AES Ar+
    wa 11 1959 Ministry of Defence (MoD) XM330 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA011, f/f:?; del MoD as XM3+
XM330 : to International Helicopter Museum, May 1994
12jul15 pictured at The International Helicopter Museum+
    wa 12 1959 Fleet Air Arm XM331 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA012, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
    wa 13 1959 Fleet Air Arm XM832 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA013, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
700Sq(H) /506 by Jun 1960 (1st IFTU Wessex), 829 Sq Dev+
    wa 14 1960 Fleet Air Arm XM833 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA014, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
dd 27 Sep 1960, HAS.1 700Sq(H)/507 by Jun 1960, 706Sq/5+
has.3 814Sq/272-V by Jul 1968, 814Sq/272-H by 1969, 820Sq/412+
    wa 15 1960 Fleet Air Arm XM834 : Westland Wessex HAS.1 del Royal Navy 29sep60; conv HAS.+
700Sq(H)Sq/508 by Oct 1960, 706Sq/508 by Jan 1962, 814S+
has.3 A&AEE Boscombe Down by Dec 1966, 700H Sq/580-CU by May +
    wa 16 1960 Fleet Air Arm XM835 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA016, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
Built as HAS.1, ff 11 May 1960, 700Sq 700H IFTU/509 by +
Wreck to Culdrose. To AIU Lee (by road) by Jun 1961. Us+
    wa 17 1961 Fleet Air Arm XM836 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA017, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
Westland XM836 : ff 25 May 1960, HAS.1 Westland for cold weather trials.
Fleet Air Arm XM836 : 700H Sq/510 by Apr 1961, 706Sq/510-CU by Jan 1962
Westland XM836 : has.3 to Westland for prototype HAS.3 conv Oct 1964 to Jun 19+
Fleet Air Arm XM836 : 737 Sq Fife Flt/404-FF by Oct 1971 still Oct 1972, 737 +
22jul79 coded 651-PO
    wa 18 1961 Fleet Air Arm XM837 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA018, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
Ministry of Defence (MoD) XM837 : spent winter of 1960/61 in Churchill, Canada with A&AEE+
Westland XM837 : has.3 Westland trials and evaluation airframe until very earl+
Fleet Air Arm XM837 : Now HAS.3, 814Sq/271-V by Oct 1967, 814Sq/271-H by May +
As HAS.3 737 Sq/400-GL on HMS Glamorgan, when destroyed+
    wa 19 1961 Fleet Air Arm XM838 : Westland Wessex HAS.1 d/d 09jul61; conv HAS.3
706Sq/508-CU by 1965, 706Sq/570-CU by Jul 1965. Conv to+
has.3 737 Sq/520-PO by Sep 1968 still 1969. 820Sq/412-BL by A+
1975-1978, XM838 in its Mk 3 Anti submarine role whilst+
22jul79 coded 605-LN with HMS London
At AES Lee May 1984. Perished Predannack 08/1995.
06aug89 pictured at Predannack Airfield, Cornwall
    wa 20 1960 Fleet Air Arm XM839 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA020, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
700Sq(H)Sq/512 by Mar 1961, ditched and sank off Falmou+
    wa 21 1960 Fleet Air Arm XM840 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA021, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
815Sq/300-R by Jul 1961, ditched from HMS Ark Royal in +
    wa 22 1961 Fleet Air Arm XM841 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA022, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
27jul79 extent at Predannack coded 510
815 Sq/301-C by Jun 1965, 815 Sq/051-R by Mar 1966 to c+
    wa 23 1961 Fleet Air Arm XM842 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA023, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
27jul79 extent at Predannack coded 405
    wa 24 1961 Fleet Air Arm XM843 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA024, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
815Sq/301-R by Jun 1961
815Sq/301-C by Dec 1963 to c Nov 1964.
814Sq/271-V by Apr 1966 still Jan 1967; 706Sq/572-CU by+
Nov78 as /LS-812
to Wroughton store c Aug 1979 at AES Lee May 1984 as /5+
    wa 25 1961 Fleet Air Arm XM844 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA025, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
815Sq/302-R by Sep 1961, 815Sq/302-C by Mar 1963, 814Sq+
has.3 to Westland for HAS.3 conversion 1965 completed by 1967+
has.3 737Sq Devonshire Flt/403-DV by Sep 1976. crashed on tak+
    wa 26 1961 Fleet Air Arm XM845 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA026, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
RN HAS.1 noted 25jul79 at RNAS Culdrose Air Day coded 5+
    wa 27 1961 Fleet Air Arm XM868 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA027, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
    wa 28 1961 Fleet Air Arm XM869 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA028, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
815Sq/305-R by Jul 1961 until c Jun 1963, 815Sq/305-C b+
    wa 29 1961 Fleet Air Arm XM870 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA029, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
31jul82 in yellow and dark grey camo as PO/652 of 737 S+
    wa 30 1961 Fleet Air Arm XM871 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA030, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
has.3 700H Sq/507 by Aug 1961, 706Sq/507-CU by Jan 1962, conv+
As HAS.3, 820Sq/410-BL by Aug 1971 until at least Sep 1+
As HAS.3, w/o 21 Aug 1975 with 737 Sq/400-GL when it cr+
    wa 31 1961 Fleet Air Arm XM872 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA031, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
819 Sq/320 by Jan 1962, still 1965.
noted 22jul79 at HMS Osprey RNAS Portland coded 662-PO
has.3 To Westland early 1966 for conv to HAS.3, completed mid+
    wa 32 1961 Fleet Air Arm XM873 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA032, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
815Sq/307-R by Aug 1961, 815Sq/302-C by Feb 1964 w/o 10+
    wa 33 1961 Fleet Air Arm XM874 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA033, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
Ministry of Defence (MoD) XM874 : A&AEE Boscombe Down by Jan 1963
Fleet Air Arm XM874 : 737 Sq/400-GL Glamorgan Flt by Jul 1967 still Nov 1967,+
    wa 34 1961 Fleet Air Arm XM875 : Westland Wessex HAS.1 del Royal Navy 03aug61; w/o 20may+
I was on the forward AA with two lookouts on board the +
    wa 35 1961 Fleet Air Arm XM876 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA035, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
ff 3 Aug 1961 as HAS.1. dd Aug 1961 RNAY Fleetlands, 81+
ditched in N Atlantic during night exercise while tempo+
    wa 36 1961 Fleet Air Arm XM915 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA036, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
700Sq(H) Sq IFTU/512 by Oct 1961 briefly, 819 Sq/321 by+
    wa 37 1961 Fleet Air Arm XM916 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA037, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
    wa 38 1961 Fleet Air Arm XM917 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA038, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
814Sq/340-H by Dec 1961, damaged during ground running +
    wa 39 1961 Fleet Air Arm XM918 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA039, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
    wa 40 1961 Fleet Air Arm XM919 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA040, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
HAS.1, 814Sq/342-H by Jan 1962, 814Sq/342-V by Jul 1963+
Ministry of Defence (MoD) XM919 : has.3 conv HAS.3 by May 1967, trials in USA and Canada. dd Fl+
Fleet Air Arm XM919 : has.3 RNAY Sembawang by Aug 1970, 737 Sq Glamorgan Flt/400-GL+
    wa 41 1961 Fleet Air Arm XM920 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA041, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
    wa 42 1961 Fleet Air Arm XM921 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA042, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
814 Sq/343-H Nov 1961; 819 Sq/324 by Jul 1963; 706 Sq/5+
w/o 17 Jun 1966 at Predannack in the hover with 706 Sq +
    wa 43 1961 Fleet Air Arm XM922 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA043, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
814Sq/344-H by Feb 1962. Ditched and sank off HMS Herme+
    wa 44 1961 Fleet Air Arm XM923 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA044, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
Devonshire Flt /989-D by Mar 1962, attended launch of H+
Ark Royal SAR Flt/052-R by Jul 1965. To Westland Yeovil+
has.3 At SBAC Farnborough Air Show Sep 1968 as Wessex HAS.3, +
    wa 45 1961 Fleet Air Arm XM924 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA045, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
814Sq/346-H by Feb 1962; w/o 15jan63 ditched and sank w+
    wa 46 1961 Fleet Air Arm XM925 : d/d 7 Dec 1961, w/o in Gulf of Aden whilst with 814Sq/3+
    wa 47 1961 Fleet Air Arm XM926 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA047, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
    wa 48 1962 Fleet Air Arm XM927 : Westland Wessex HAS.1 d/d 08jan62; conv HAS.3; to Shawb+
705 Sq/05-CU by May 1964
has.3 HAS.3 conversion, 737 Sq/430-PO by 1968, 737 Sq/660-PO +
22jul79 coded 660-PO
Oct92 pictured on the fire dump at RAF Shawbury
    wa 49 1961 Fleet Air Arm XM928 : 706Sq/504 by Feb 1962, RNAY Fleetlands by Mar 1964, 814+
814Sq/277-V by Apr 1966, w/o 7 Oct 1966 whilst operati+
    wa 50 1962 Fleet Air Arm XM929 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA050, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
815Sq/304-R by Feb 1962, ditched and sank in SE Mediter+
    wa 51 1962 Fleet Air Arm XM930 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA051, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
815Sq/304-R by Jun 1962 (replacing XM929), 815Sq/304-C,+
    wa 52 1962 Fleet Air Arm XM931 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA052, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
    wa 54 1962 Fleet Air Arm XP103 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA054, f/f: 20/01/1962; del +
845Sq/A-A by Apr 1962, 845Sq/W-B by Apr 1964, 737 Sq/52+
has.3 706Sq/571-CU by Mar 1969, w/o 11 Feb 1970 with 706Sq, d+
    wa 55 1962 Fleet Air Arm XP104 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA055, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
845Sq/B-A by May 1962, heavy landing after losing power+
has.3 820Sq/412-BL by Apr 1969, 820Sq/410-BL by Sep 1969 stil+
    wa 56 1962 Fleet Air Arm XP105 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA056, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
ff 7 feb 1962. 845Sq/C-A "Claude" by Jun 1962. After se+
has.3 conv to HAS.3 by Jun 1967. 706Sq/567-CU by Oct 1967, 81+
737 Sq Devonshire Flt/403-DV by Apr 1974 and served in +
Still /403-DV Devonshire Flt Feb 1977, ditched off Port+
    wa 57 1962 Fleet Air Arm XP106 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA057, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
C-300 815Sq, Ditched after fire in gearbox off Eden wit+
    wa 58 1962 Fleet Air Arm XP107 : RN HAS.1 d/d 01mar62; w/o 05feb63; to A2527, scr Predan+
845Sq/D-A by Jun 1962, compressor surge caused heavy la+
    wa 59 1962 Fleet Air Arm XP108 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA059, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
845Sq/E-A May 1962, 845Sq/E-B w/o 4 Mar 1965 near Nanga+
    wa 60 1962 Fleet Air Arm XP109 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA060, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
ff 13 Mar 1962. 845Sq/F-A by Apr 1962, to Far East. w/o+
    wa 61 1962 Fleet Air Arm XP110 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA061, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
w/o 15sep78 ditched into the English Channel 15m off Po+
Noted at AESS HMS Sultan 28may99 coded 55-FL
    wa 62 1962 Fleet Air Arm XP111 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA062, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
    wa 63 1962 Fleet Air Arm XP112 : Westland Wessex HAS.1 d/d 04apr62; w/o 17sep75 HMS Ark+
845Sq/G-A by May 1962, 845 Sq/G-B by Mar 1964, entered +
819 Sq/532 by May 1967; 771 Sq/518-PO by Nov 1969 still+
Ark Royal SAR Flt/046-R by Mar 1974, Ark Royal SAR Flt/+
    wa 64 1962 Fleet Air Arm XP113 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA064, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
    wa 65 1962 Fleet Air Arm XP114 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA065, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
crashed and w/o after engine fire, in flight, NE of Cul+
    wa 66 1962 Fleet Air Arm XP115 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA066, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
Sembawang store by Aug 1962; 814Sq/346-H by Jan 1963, 8+
829Sq Kent Flt/401-KE by Feb 1968, w/o 13 Sep 1968 when+
    wa 67 1962 Fleet Air Arm XP116 : Westland Wessex HAS.1 del Royal Navy 25jul62; conv HAS.+
    wa 68 1962 Fleet Air Arm XP117 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA068, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
25jul79 at SFDO Culdrose coded 521-CU
    wa 69 1962 Fleet Air Arm XP118 : Westland Wessex HAS.1 del Royal Navy 07jul62; conv HAS.+
noted 22jul79 at HMS Osprey RNAS Portland coded 664-PO
    wa 70 1962 Fleet Air Arm XP137 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA070, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
22jul79 coded 652-PO
HAS.1 737 Sq/770-PO by Aug 1962, 737 Sq/520-PO by Jan 1+
has.3 737 Sq Antrim Flt/406-AN Aug 1970 still May 1971; 737 S+
G.I. Predannack 12 May 2004, still Aug 2005 (upright), +
    wa 71 1962 Fleet Air Arm XP138 : Westland Wessex HAS.1 d/d Royal Navy May62; conv HAS.3;+
    wa 72 1962 Fleet Air Arm XP139 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA072, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
RN; 1978 type:HAS.3 737Sqn./PV-651
    wa 73 1962 Fleet Air Arm XP140 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA073, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
22jul79 coded 654-PO
    wa 74 1962 Fleet Air Arm XP141 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA074, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
built as HAS.1, ff 12 Jun 1962, dd to Fleetlands 3 Jul +
    wa 75 1962 Fleet Air Arm XP142 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA075, f/f: 18/06/1962; del +
HAS.1 845Sq/J-A by Aug 1962, 845Sq/J-B by Jun 1964, (A+
has.3 conv to HAS.3 by Sep 1967 complete by Jul 1969. 814Sq/+
HAS.3 led insertion of Special Forces as 737 Sq/406-AN+
as 737 Sq/406-AN, attacked and damaged ARA Santa Fe out+
    wa 76 1962 Fleet Air Arm XP143 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA076, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
    wa 77 1962 Fleet Air Arm XP144 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA077, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
    wa 78 1962 Fleet Air Arm XP145 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA078, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
built as HAS.1, ff 22 Jun 1962, dd to Fleetlands 30 Jul+
    wa 79 1962 Fleet Air Arm XP146 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA079, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
built as HAS.1, ff 13 Jul 1962, dd to Fleetlands 30 Jul+
GI to RNEC Manadon by May 1963, Plymouth
    wa 80 1962 Fleet Air Arm XP147 : Westland Wessex HAS.1 del Royal Navy 31jul62; conv HAS+
    wa 81 1962 Fleet Air Arm XP148 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA081, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
built as HAS.1, ff 27 Jul 1962, dd to Fleetlands 2 Aug +
    wa 82 1962 Fleet Air Arm XP149 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA082, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
706Sq/501-CU Sep 1963; 814Sq/346-V by Jan 1965; Eagle S+
To A2669 by Aug 1979. RNEC Manadon (1980 ?), to Lee by +
    wa 83 1962 Fleet Air Arm XP150 : RN Wessex HAS.1 d/d 05oct62; conv HAS.3; to Moreton-in-+
706Sq/506-CU by Mar 1964, 706Sq/576-CU by Dec 1965, to +
has.3 814Sq/273-V by Mar 1968, 814Sq/273-H by 1969, 737 Sq Ke+
c 1978 pictured as 737 NAS /406-AN with Fishery Protect+
22jul79 coded 606-AN with HMS Antrim
737Sq HQ Flt uncoded by Mar 1982 until Dec 1982, 737 Sq+
XP150 Fire Service College : G.I. National Fire College Moreton-in-Marsh by 1993, on+
    wa 84 1962 Fleet Air Arm XP151 : RN Wessex HAS.1; London Flt/175-LO by Oct 1963; Lond+
15jul97 pictured at RNAS Predannack fire training base.
    wa 85 1962 Fleet Air Arm XP152 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA085, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
    wa 86 1962 Fleet Air Arm XP153 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA086, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
706Sq/502-CU by Sep 1963, to Yeovil c May 1967 for HAS.+
has.3 826Sq/143-E by Dec 1968, w/o 25 Nov 1969 with 826Sq (HM+
    wa 87 1962 Fleet Air Arm XP154 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA087, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
845Sq/N-A by Nov 1962, 814Sq/D-V by Oct 1964, 845Sq/D b+
    wa 88 1962 Fleet Air Arm XP155 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA088, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
845Sq/B by Mar 1963. Standing at Sibu on 13 Jun 1964, w+
21mar67 as 819Sqd /513 ditched in Firth of Clyde, 5 mil+
03Apr79 at Portland as 737NAS /PO-663
25jul79 at SFDO coded SAH 21
    wa 89 1962 Fleet Air Arm XP156 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA089, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
HAS.1 Hampshire Flt/902-HA, recoded /472-HA by Jan 1964+
has.3 826Sq/144-E by Dec 1968, 737 Sq/663-PO by Jul 1976 stil+
noted 22jul79 at HMS Osprey RNAS Portland coded 663-PO +
R.I.P:; CRADDOCK, Roger A, Lieutenant C021043W; LEWIS,+
    wa 90 1962 Fleet Air Arm XP157 : RN: Wessex HAS.1 noted in storage at RAF Wroughton 21oc+
Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA090, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
    wa 91 1962 Fleet Air Arm XP158 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA091, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
RN type:HAS.1; 1994 dumped on field EGDR /522
28jul93 pictured on the fire dump at RNAS Culdrose
    wa 92 1962 Fleet Air Arm XP159 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA092, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
820Sq/297-E by Nov 1964, 814Sq/341-V by Apr 1965, 814Sq+
XP159 : to Electrical Research Association, Leatherhead by Jun +
Royal Air Force XP159 : to 8877M at RAF Odiham by May 1986, privately owned Bra+
    wa 93 1962 Fleet Air Arm XP160 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA093, f/f: 14/12/1962; del +
26jul79 School of Aircraft Handling Culdrose as SAH 24
    wa 94 1963 Fleet Air Arm XS115 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA094, f/f: 20/03/1963; del +
    wa 95 1963 Fleet Air Arm XS116 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA095, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
    wa 96 1963 Fleet Air Arm XS117 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA096, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
    wa 97 1963 Fleet Air Arm XS118 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA097, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
Ministry of Defence (MoD) XS118 : MoD fleet at Rolls Royce, Hucknall by summer 1963 for e+
    wa 98 1963 Fleet Air Arm XS119 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA098, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
1964 with HMS Eagle to far east as 292-E
22jul79 coded 655-PO
    wa 99 1963 Fleet Air Arm XS120 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA099, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
1965/67 pictured as /66-E with 820Squadron
    wa100 1963 Fleet Air Arm XS121 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA100, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
HAS.1 A&AEE by Aug 1964, 820Sq/295-E by Nov 1964, ditch+
has.3 UK for repair and became 3rd conversion to HAS.3, 700H +
    wa101 1963 Fleet Air Arm XS122 : 820Sq/290-E by Jul 1965, 820Sq/060-E by 1966, to Yeovil+
has.3 819 Sq/532 by Jun 1968, 737 Sq/435-PO by Mar 1972, 737S+
RNEC Manadon by May 1980 until at least 1993.
Noted within grounds of HMS Sultan, Gosport 28may99 cod+
To A2707 Lee-on-Solent by Jun 1994, to A2632 G.I. Fort +
Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA101, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
    wa102 1963 Fleet Air Arm XS123 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA102, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
820Sq Wessex HAS.1 as /291-E ditched and sank in the M+
    wa103 1963 Fleet Air Arm XS124 : RN HAS.1 type d/d 08aug63
Jan65 pictured as 820Squadron /297-E after disembarked +
w/o 16sep68 ditched off Iceland from HMS Eagle
    wa104 1963 Fleet Air Arm XS125 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA104, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
Dec64 as 820Squadron /293-E departed on HMS Eagle tour +
    wa105 1963 Fleet Air Arm XS126 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA105, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
820Sq/294-E by Nov 1964, 815Sq/056 by Aug 1966, to Yeov+
has.3 826Sq/142-E by Nov 1968, w/o 9 Sep 1969 with 826Sq, dit+
    wa106 1963 Fleet Air Arm XS127 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA106, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
    wa107 1963 Fleet Air Arm XS128 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA107, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
845Sq/F-B by Jul 1964; 737 Sq/522-PO by Apr 1966, 737 S+
To A2670 c 1979. RNEC Manadon by c 1981, to Lee by Nov +
    wa108 1963 Fleet Air Arm XS149 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA108, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
HAS.1 845Sq/O-B by Mar 1965, 819 Sq/530 by Jan 1966 sti+
has.3 Conv to HAS.3 829Sq Fife Flt/403-FF by May 1969, 737Sq +
24jul93 pictured preserved at International Helicopter +
    wa109 1963 Fleet Air Arm XS150 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA109, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
    wa110 1963 Fleet Air Arm XS151 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA110, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
845Sq/R-B collided with XS154 and w/o 12 Apr 1965 at Na+
    wa111 1963 Fleet Air Arm XS152 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA111, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
    wa112 1963 Fleet Air Arm XS153 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA112, f/f:?; del Royal Navy+
706Sq/T Jan 1964, 845Sq/T by Mar 1964, crashed Sarawak +
has.3 700H Sq/581-CU by Mar 1967, 814Sq/272-V by Jan 1968, 73+
To G.I. RNEC Manadon by Jul 1987
G.I. Sennelager, Germany by Dec 1991.
    wa113 1963 Fleet Air Arm XS154 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA113, f/f: 19/11/1963; del +
706Sq/V by Mar 1864, 845Sq/V-B by Apr 1964, collided wi+
    wa114 Fleet Air Arm - : Westland Wessex c/n WA114, contract cancelled, ntu.
    wa115 Fleet Air Arm - : Westland Wessex c/n WA115, contract cancelled, ntu.
    wa116 Fleet Air Arm - : Westland Wessex c/n WA116, contract cancelled, ntu.
    wa117 Fleet Air Arm - : Westland Wessex c/n WA117, contract cancelled, ntu.
    wa118 Fleet Air Arm - : Westland Wessex c/n WA118, contract cancelled, ntu.
    wa119 Fleet Air Arm - : Westland Wessex c/n WA119, contract cancelled, ntu.
    wa120 Fleet Air Arm - : Westland Wessex c/n WA120, contract cancelled, ntu.
    wa242 1965 Fleet Air Arm XS862 : Westland HAS.1, c/n WA242, f/f: 15/04/1965, del Royal N+
22jul79 coded 650-PO
has.3 To Westland Yeovil for HAS.3 conv Dec 1966, NASU Culdro+
    wa243 1965 Fleet Air Arm XS863 : Westland HAS.1, c/n WA243, f/f: ?; del Royal Navy as XS+
1981 to the Imperial War Museum, Duxford; 1990 awaiting+
    wa244 1965 Fleet Air Arm XS864 : Westland HAS.1, c/n WA244, f/f:?; del Royal Navy as XS8+
HAS.1 829 Sq Devonshire Flt/404-DV by Jul 1965 still Au+
    wa245 1965 Fleet Air Arm XS865 : Westland HAS.1, c/n WA245, f/f: ?; del Royal Navy as XS+
2011 no longer at ballykinler confirmed, but may be get+
22apr14 Update from ballykinler departure, It is now at+
    wa246 1965 Fleet Air Arm XS866 : Westland HAS.1, c/n WA246, f/f: ?; del Royal Navy as XS+
RN; 1994 preserved inside hangar EGDR /CU-20
    wa247 1965 Fleet Air Arm XS867 : Westland HAS.1, c/n WA247, f/f: ?; del Royal Navy as XS+
    wa248 1965 Fleet Air Arm XS868 : Westland HAS.1, c/n WA248, f/f: ?; del Royal Navy as XS+
    wa249 1965 Fleet Air Arm XS869 : Westland HAS.1, c/n WA249, f/f: ?; del Royal Navy as XS+
1967 820Sqn /64 FAA aboard HMS Eagle (R05) ditched into+
17aug67 pictured as 820Sqn /064-E being recovered onto +
    wa250 1965 Fleet Air Arm XS870 : Westland HAS.1, c/n WA250, f/f: ?; del Royal Navy as XS+
Withdrawn from service 09Sept80 with a Total Time of 13+
31dec97 pictured as /PO in the Fire pits showing signs +
    wa251 1965 Fleet Air Arm XS871 : Westland HAS.1, c/n WA251, f/f: ?; del Royal Navy as XS+
17apr80 noted at RAF Odiham as BDRT
    wa252 1965 Fleet Air Arm XS872 : Westland HAS.1, c/n WA252, f/f: ?; del Royal Navy as XS+
Sembawang store by Feb 1966; 820Sq/061-E by Nov 1967; 7+
ERA Leatherhead by Oct 1976
Fleetlands by Feb 1978 as A2666, Fleetlands Apprentice +
    wa253 1965 Fleet Air Arm XS873 : Westland HAS.1, c/n WA253, f/f: ?; del Royal Navy as XS+
    wa254 1965 Fleet Air Arm XS874 : Westland HAS.1, c/n WA254, f/f: ?; del Royal Navy as XS+
HAS.1 dd Fleetlands 5 Jan 1966, 829 Sq London Flt/405-L+
    wa255 1965 Fleet Air Arm XS875 : Westland HAS.1, c/n WA255, f/f: ?; del Royal Navy as XS+
w/o 07sep74 off north Scotland on taking-off from HMS A+
737Sq/527-PO by Feb 1966; 737Sq Hampshire Flt/402-HA by+
    wa256 1965 Fleet Air Arm XS876 : Westland HAS.1, c/n WA256, f/f: ?; del Royal Navy as XS+
RN; 1994 preserved inside hangar EGDR /523
d/d 23 Dec 1965 to Culdrose. 814Sq by Feb 1966, 826Sq/3+
    wa257 1965 Fleet Air Arm XS877 : Westland HAS.1, c/n WA257, f/f: ?; del Royal Navy as XS+
28jul93 pictured as PO/516 on the fire dump at RNAS Cul+
    wa258 1965 Fleet Air Arm XS878 : Westland HAS.1, c/n WA258, f/f: ?; del Royal Navy as XS+
RN: Wessex HAS.1 noted in storage at RAF Wroughton 21oc+
    wa259 1966 Fleet Air Arm XS879 : Westland HAS.1, c/n WA259, f/f: ?; del Royal Navy as XS+
826Sq/342-H by spring 1966. Ditched and sank off HMS He+
    wa260 1966 Fleet Air Arm XS880 : Westland HAS.1, c/n WA260, f/f: ?; del Royal Navy as XS+
    wa261 1966 Fleet Air Arm XS881 : Westland HAS.1, c/n WA261, f/f: ?; del Royal Navy as XS+
    wa262 1966 Fleet Air Arm XS882 : Westland HAS.1, c/n WA262, f/f: ?; del Royal Navy as XS+
    wa263 1966 Fleet Air Arm XS883 : Westland HAS.1, c/n WA263, f/f: ?; del Royal Navy as XS+
en route Malta from Gibraltar aboard HMS Hermes, 892Sq +
    wa264 1966 Fleet Air Arm XS884 : Westland HAS.1 d/d Royal Navy 08mar66; w/o 11oct76 di+
    wa265 1966 Fleet Air Arm XS885 : Westland HAS.1, c/n WA265, f/f: ?; del Royal Navy as XS+
25jul79 still SFDO coded 512-PO
18apr11 pictured at Predannack airfield
    wa266 1966 Fleet Air Arm XS886 : Westland HAS.1, c/n WA265, f/f: ?; del Royal Navy as XS+
July 2011 at Blackberry Wood campsite in Sussex. Being +
    wa267 1966 Fleet Air Arm XS887 : dd 6 Apr 1966; 829 Sq Fife Flt/403-FI, Yeovilton Statio+
pres. Cornwall Aero Park, Helston, by Jul 1983 in 772 N+
15jul97 pictured at Cornwall Aero Park, Helston, Cornwa+
XS887 : Aquired by the Yorkshire Helicopter Preservation Group +
    wa268 1966 Fleet Air Arm XS888 : Westland HAS.1, c/n WA268, f/f: ?; del Royal Navy as XS+
26jul86 as /521 at Yeovilton Airshow
771Sq/420-PO by Apr 1972, until c Jul 1974. Part of 77+
    wa269 1966 Fleet Air Arm XS889 : Westland HAS.1, c/n WA269, f/f: 20/04/1966; del Royal N+
Nov78 as 771Sq /CU-523
146 C/N found.

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