Helicopter Accidents


Year 1964 accidents

List of helicopter accidents

Aerospatiale Alouette II 6
Aerospatiale Alouette III 1
Agusta AB204 3
Bell 204 6
Bell 47 1
Bristol Type 171 Sycamore 9
Bristol Type 192 Belvedere 2
Hiller 360 1
Kaman Seasprite 13
Mitsubishi S-55 1
Piasecki H-21 1
Sikorsky S-55 H-19 5
Sikorsky S-56 H-37 1
Sikorsky S-58 H-34 30
Sikorsky S-61 H-3 6
Sikorsky S-62 HH-52 2
Sud Aviation S-58 2
Westland Scout 2
Westland Wasp 2
Westland Wessex 11
Westland Whirlwind 11

Westland Whirlwind Accidents

1964 har10 wa364 Royal Air Force XP348 : Westland Whirlwind HAR.10, c/n WA364, ff: 09Feb62; del Royal Air Force as XP348, 06Mar62; w/o 03Jun64.
1964 har10 wa385 Royal Air Force XP397 : Westland Whirlwind HAR.10, c/n WA385, ff: 05Jul62; del Royal Air Force as XP397, 31Jul62; w/o 17Aug64.
Royal Air Force XP397 : damaged tail rotor in forced landing, c 0.5nm N of RAF Gutersloh while with 230 Sq on 17 Aug 1964 and written off.
1964 har.2 wa106 Royal Air Force XJ760 : Westland Whirlwind HAR.2, c/n WA106, ff: 29Feb56; del Royal Air Force as XJ759, 23Jun56; conv HAR.10, unk; w/o 10Feb64.
Royal Air Force XJ760 : while operating with 110 Sq, made a forced landing in jungle on 10 Sep 1964, on approach to Long Banga.
1964 har3 wa 63 Fleet Air Arm XD769 : Westland Whirlwind HAR.3, c/n WA63, ntu Royal Navy FAA as XD769. [duplicate serial]
Fleet Air Arm XJ399 : ff: 09Aug55; del Royal Navy FAA as XJ399, 01Sep55; w/o 16Oct64; wfu as A2578, unk; scr unk.
Fleet Air Arm XJ399 : 701 Sq P (HMS Protector) Flt by Sep 1955, until c mid Oct 1955
Fleet Air Arm XJ399 : HMS Eagle SAR Flt/974-J c May 1956 to c Mar 1957
Fleet Air Arm XJ399 : 701 Sq C Flt (Lee) by Nov 1957.
Fleet Air Arm XJ399 : Severed tail boom in landing accident aboard HMS Victorious 5 Feb 1958
Fleet Air Arm XJ399 : RNAY Donibristle (road) Feb 1958; RNAY Fleetlands (road) Jun 1958; 815 NAS / 306 by Aug 1959; 737 NAS / 761 by Sep 1959; 705 NAS / 529 by Mar 1960, 705 NAS / 562 by Feb 1966.
Fleet Air Arm XJ399 : RNAY Fleetlands (road) Dec 1966; AES Arbroath (road) as G.I. A2578 Sep 1967.
Fleet Air Arm XJ399 : To AES Lee-on-Solent (road) by Apr 1970. Gone by Oct 1973 (scrapped ?)
Fleet Air Arm XJ399 : tailboom noted on dump at RAE Farnborough (original or replacement ?) by Sep 1978.
1964 har.4 wa 49 Royal Air Force XD802 : Westland Whirlwind HAR.4, c/n WA49, ntu Royal Air Force as XD802. [duplicate Sabre 4 serial]
Royal Air Force XJ433 : ff: 18Feb55; del Royal Air Force as Whirlwind HAR.2, XJ433, 02Jun55; conv HAR.10, unk; w/o 20Feb64.

1964 has7 wa206 Fleet Air Arm XL844 : Westland Whirlwind HAS.7, c/n WA206, ff: 12Feb58; del Royal Navy Fleet Air Arm as XL844, 17Feb58; w/o Nov64, soc 13Nov64.
Fleet Air Arm XL844 : HAS.7 824Sqn/336 and /S Jun 1958, replacing XK943 on unit strength. Damaged in landing accident 5 Jul 1958. To RNAY Fleetlands for repair. Returned to unit as /336 Sep 1958 until Apr 1959.
Fleet Air Arm XL844 : 820 Sq/295-R by Jan 1960 to Sep 1959; 737Sq/771 by Oct 1961; 771Sq/753-PO by Aug 1962 to Feb 1963
Fleet Air Arm XL844 : Oct 1963 to Centaur SAR Flt/977 until Nov 1964
Fleet Air Arm XL844 : ditched off HMS Centaur c 20nm NE of Tanjung Sedili off Malaysia east coast, on 3 Nov 1964 and w/o
1964 has7 wa207 Fleet Air Arm XL845 : Westland Whirlwind HAS.7, c/n WA207, ff: 13Feb58; del Royal Navy Fleet Air Arm as XL845, 27Feb58; w/o 08May64.
1964 has7 wa235 Fleet Air Arm XL896 : Westland Whirlwind HAS.7, c/n WA235, ff: 25Sep58; del Royal Navy Fleet Air Arm as XL896, 06Oct58; w/o 02Jun64, soc 14Jul64, scr, unk.
Fleet Air Arm XL896 : Lee store Nov 1958, to Hal Far store Jan 1959, 814 Sq / 286-H by Dec 1960 (replaced XN307 on unit strength), sent back to UK from Far East Apr 1961 after repeated engine problems,
Fleet Air Arm XL896 : By Aug 1962 to 846 Sq / P-A until c Dec 1962; Culdrose SAR Flt / 912-CU by May 1963, crashed 2 Jun 1964 nr Mullion; soc Jul 1964.
1964 has7 wa274 Fleet Air Arm XN262 : Westland Whirlwind HAS.7, c/n WA274, ff: 14Sep59; del Royal Navy Fleet Air Arm as XN262, 01Oct59; w/o 16May64.
1964 has7 wa280 Fleet Air Arm XN300 : Westland Whirlwind HAS.7, c/n WA280, ff: 26Oct59; del Royal Navy Fleet Air Arm as XN300, 09Nov59; w/o 14Jul64.
Fleet Air Arm XN300 : Nov 1959 to 848 Sq / L-B; 17 Jan 1962 crashed nr RAAF Pearce (damaged airframe recovered to RAF Tengah).
Fleet Air Arm XN300 : Oct 1963 to 846 NAS as /T-A at Sembawang; 14 Jul 1964 emergency landing after tail rotor failed, in shallow water on the Indonesian side of Sebatik Island; 20 Jul 1964 Demolished by a Royal Navy explosives team.
1964 srs.3 wa394 Força Aeronaval da Marinha do Brasil N-7008 : Marinha; Whirlwind WS-55 srs.1; w/o 17aug64
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