Year 1982 accidentsList of helicopter accidents
|Bell||209 ah-1 cobra||1|
|Boeing-Vertol||107M H-46 Sea Knight||6|
|Elicotteri Meridionali||CH-47C Chinook||1|
|F+W Emmen||SA316B Alouette III||1|
|Hughes||369 / 500 / H-6||2|
|Kawasaki Heavy Industries||369HS||1|
|Mil||Mi-8 Hip (1st Gen)||1|
|1982||107-ii||6|| N6676D : BV-107II-2, c/n 6, ff?; del to NYA as N6676D, 27Nov63. |
N6676D : sold to Columbia Helicopters as N6676D, Jan72; broke up in flight while maneuvering during logging operations near Cascade, ID on 14Oct82. Suffered rotor synchronization shaft failure and crashed to ground, 2 crew fatalities.
|1982||206a||106||D-HABL : Bell 206A cn106, fF:?; del Sud-Helicopter Ortner-Haberl, Germany as D-HABL, Nov67; conv Bell 206B-2, unk |
HB-XGD : xfer Bodmer Air Taxi, AG, Switzerland as HB-XGD, 15Sep76; dbr at Jungfraujoch, 22Jun82, stored, reg canx 13Mar03.
|1982||206a||412|| N1482W : Bell 206A cn412, ff:?; reg Bell Helicopters as N1482W, 1969; del private (US) as N1482W, unk; conv Bel 206B-2, unk; w/o Fairfield, TX 31May82 |
|1982||206a||495|| 32 : Naval d/d 1970. Bell 206AS (SH-57 type). w/o 01jun82 |
|1982||206a||502||D-HKLW : mfg. 1970; del Germany as D-HKLW, unk |
HB-XMX : xfer Säntis-Heli, Switzerland as HB-XMX, 21Oct81; crashed at Ellikon, ZH, 01May82; reg canx 17Nov82.
|1982||206b-3||2281||ZK-HLH : w/o 09dec82 near Ohakune, New Zealand |
|1982||212||30537|| 30537 : Philippines, test serial N7035J |
RP-C1787 : Coast Guard ?; w/o 02aug82
|1982||212||30897|| JA9535 : Japan Coast Guard from Dec78; w/o 29nov82 at Fukue Island, Nagasaki |
|1982||212|| L-560 : Lebanese airforce, w/o aug82 |
|1982||369d||117-0193D||YV-261C : Venezuela, to Surinam |
SAF-100 : Surinam from 1982; w/o 31mar82, 4 fatalites
|1982||369hs||74-0619S|| I-CFSA : CFS-01. w/o 29jul82 |
|1982||a109a||7152|| AE-337 : Ejercito;
w/o 23may82 destroyed on ground near Mount Kent by Sea Harriers during Malvinas/Falklands War |
|1982||ab204b||3054|| 4D-BC : w/o 25feb82 in Bern; to HB-XKL |
HB-XKL : Heliswiss 1979-82
|1982||ab204b||3197|| MM80469 : AMI 15-29. 653 sqd. w/o 16sep82 at Bolzano |
|1982||ab205a||4036|| 6801 : Zimbabwe airforce d/d Oct78 Rhodesia; w/o 14apr82 |
|1982||ab205a-1||4214|| MM80688 : Esercito E.I.317. w/o 12oct82 at Pietramurata (Trento) |
|1982||ab212asw||5149|| MM81084 : Marina 7-39. w/o 21aug82 |
|1982||ab212asw||5168|| PN27 : w/o 20apr82 |
|1982||ab212asw||5584|| HA.18-9 : Marina 01-313. ex Z.18-9. w/o 07jul82 |
|1982||ab47g-2||185|| I-VFEF : Vigili del Fuoco; w/o 19jan82; Gate guardian at Frosinone |
|1982||ab47g-2||239|| 74+08 : also seen as AS+383,last seen as D-HASI |
D-HASI : w/o 15apr82 Augsburg
|1982||ah-1j||26020|| 157776 : USMC; w/o 02mar82 |
|1982||Bo105||S-78|| HU.15-03 : 09-103. Bo105CB. w/o 31aug82 |
|1982||105a||S-17|| D-HILF : Katastrophenschutz/BGS ambulance, conv to 105C;
w/o 31dec82 at Erching |
|1982||ch-147||b-723|| 147002 : CH-47C G-002. BuNo 74-22059. w/o 17aug82 Rankin Inlet, NWT |
|1982||CH-46A||2081|| 151931 : BV-107M, c/n 2081, ff?; del USMC 04Jun65 as CH-46A 151931; asgd Boeing FR Morton PA; xfer HMM-164 06Jul65; xfer HMM-165 14Feb66; xfer NAS North Island A&T 08Mar66; xfer HMM-164 24Jun66; xfer HAMRON 16 COSA 23Jan67; xfer HMM-262 16Apr67; xfer HMM-164 27Feb68; xfer FAWPRA Atsugi 27Feb69; xfer NAS Atsugi A&T 02Oct69; xfer HMM-165 13Nov69; xfer HC-7 27Nov69; xfer MARTD Lakehurst 10May71; stor MASDC as 1J0067 12Jun72; xfer NARF CHerry Point 18Apr74; redesig HH-46A 03Jul74; xfer NAS Meridian 03Oct74; further unit xfers unk; xfer HC-11, Det 7 unk; w/o 23Sep82, abd USS Sacremento. |
|1982||CH-46A||2131|| 152511 : BV-107M, c/n 2131, ff?; del USMC 01Mar66 as CH-46A 152511; asgd Boeing FR Morton PA; xfer HMM-265 08Mar66; xfer H&MS-16 1Jul66; xfer HAMRON 16 COSA 02Dec66; xfer HMM-164, YT-14, 15Mar67; xfer H&MS-36 COSA 01Dec69; xfer H&MS-36 23Feb70; xfer H&MS-24 18Apr70; stor MASDC as 1J0006 16Sep71; xfer NARF Cherry Point 18Apr74; redesig HH-46A 21Aug74; xfer HCT-16, BF-??, unk; w/o 13May82 ivo NAS Pensacola, FL. |
152511 : USN, HC-16 /BF-?, unk; w/o 13May82 ivo NAS Pensacola, FL
|1982||CH-46D||2211|| 153323 : BV-107M, c/n 2211, ff?; accepted BuWepsRep FR Morton PA as CH-46A 153323 24Oct66; xfer HMMT-302 08Nov66; redesg CH-46D 29Nov66; xfer H&MS-16 COSA 10Jun68; xfer HMM-164 10Jul68; xfer HMM-165 10Dec68; xfer HMM-1653 19Aug70; xfer H&MS-36 COSA 14Nov70; xfer H&MS-36 13Mar71; xfer H&MS-56 COSA 23Apr71; xfer H&MS-16 CRAA 16Jul71; xfer HMM-161 12Oct71; xfer HC-6, HW-4, w/o 21Jun82. |
|1982||CH-46D||2379|| 154028 : BV-107M, c/n 2379, ff?; accepted BuWepsRep, FR, Morton, PA as CH-46D 154028 09Nov67; xfer HMM-263 24Jan68; xfer HMMT-302 08Nov68; xfer H&MS-16 COSA 14Jul69; xfer HMM-263 17Oct69; xfer H&MS-36 22Apr71; xfer HMM-164 07May71; xfer HMM-165 22Oct72; xfer HMM-164 /YT-12, 26May73; xfer HMM-165 27Mar75; xfer HMM-164 30May75; further unit xfers unk; w/o 17Nov82. |
154028 : Mar72-Apr73, I was an Avionics Tech in HMM-165. This aircraft was reassigned from HMM-164 LING WITH few others. It was used for flood relief (PUC) whilst the CH-53 were "MOP"ing up Haiphong Harbour.
154028 : Sep73-Jun74 I was Crew Chief in HMM-164 as /YT-12
154028 : 6feb81
|1982||CH-46F||2606|| 157707 : BV-107M, c/n 2606, ff?; accepted BuWepsRep, FR, Morton, PA as CH-46F 157707 29Aug70; xfer HMMT-402 04Sep70; xfer HMT-204 01May72; xfer H&MS-26 16Jun72; xfer HMM-261 07Sep72; xfer H&MS-26 23Jan73; xfer HMT-204 14May73; further unit xfers unk; conv CH-46E unk; unit xfers unk; xfer HMM-162, YS-??, unk; w/o 22Nov82. |
157707 : YS-00 when it crashed
|1982||CH-46F||2617|| 157718 : BV-107M, c/n 2617, ff?; accepted BuWepsRep, FR, Morton, PA as CH-46F 157718 25Nov70; xfer HMM-162 04Dec70; xfer H&MS-26 15Nov72; xfer HMM-162 13Jan73; xfer H&MS-26 07Aug73; xfer HMM-162 20Oct73; further unit xfers unk; conv CH-46E unk; unit xfers unk; xfer HMM-268, YQ-??, unk; w/o 20Mar82. |
|1982||ch-47c||b-798|| AE-521 : CH-47C-309 B-798/CG.102, test serial N31787; Ejercito Argentino d/d 1979; 18apr82 flew to Malvinas/Falklands; w/o 21may82 destroyed on ground by Harrier near Mt.Kent |
AE-521 : 21may82 pictured (pic1) soon after attack
AE-521 : 12nov12 pictured (pic2) debris
|1982||ch-47c||b-801|| H-92 : FAA CH-47C-308. B-801/CG.072. d/d 14jan80; ex N37008; w/o 28jan82 accident in Antarctica due gearbox failure. No casualties |
|1982||ch-47c||b-836|| N37037 : Boeing Vertol toward ZA706 |
ZA706 : RAF Chinook HC1; MA018; ex N37037; dd 06oct81; 18sqn w/o 25may82 sinking Atlantic Conveyor
ZA706 : 18Sq/BT, ferrying stores from Culdrose to Operation Corporate Task Force as it passed down English Channel into Western Approaches.
ZA706 : w/o 25 May 1982 lost in South Atlantic as 18 Sq/BT, when mv Atlantic Conveyor sunk by Exocet missile.
|1982||ch-47c||b-847|| N37053 : Boeing Vertol toward ZA716 |
ZA716 : RAF Chinook HC1; MA028; ex N37053; dd 20jan82; 18sqn w/o 25may82 sinking Atlantic Conveyor
ZA716 : 18Sq/BQ, ferrying stores from Culdrose to Operation Corporate Task Force as it passed down English Channel into Western Approaches.
ZA716 : w/o 25 May 1982 lost in South Atlantic as 18 Sq/BQ, when mv Atlantic Conveyor sunk by Exocet missile.
|1982||ch-47c||b-850|| N37059 : Boeing Vertol toward ZA719 |
ZA719 : RAF Chinook HC1; MA031; ex N37059; dd 22mar82; 18sqn w/o 25may82 sinking Atlantic Conveyor
ZA719 : w/o 25 May 1982 lost in South Atlantic as 18 Sq/BM, when mv Atlantic Conveyor sunk by Exocet missile.
|1982||ch-47c||S-001|| CNA-LA : RMAF; w/o 03jun82 |
|1982||ch-53a||65-033|| 152406 : USMC CH-53A |
152406 : 1990 AMARG; 2001 still
|1982||ch-53a||65-083|| 153312 : USMC CH-53A |
153312 : HMH-777 /QM-402, noted at Culdrose 6 Sep 1982
153312 : w/o 14sep82 crashed into North Sea off Denmark during NATO exercise Northern Wedding. 5 fatalities
|1982||h-34a||58-960|| 57-1743 : del US ARMY as H-34A, 57-1743, unk; to civil registry as N47246; w/o Siletz, OR, Apr 6, 1982. |
N47246 : 1jul74
|1982||h-34g.III||58-1658|| QC+461 : Sikorsky HSS-1N Seabat, c/n 58-1658, ff?; ordered under MDAP as 150797, unk; del W. Ger Heeresflieger as QC+461, unk; recoded PD+011, unk recoded PY+344, unk; recoded 80+99, unk; wfu & sold USA as N82844, unk; conv S-58ET, unk; sold British Airways as G-BCLO, 15Aug74 - 4Jun80; sold to Lebanese Helicopters as OD-AGL, 12Feb81; believed destroyed in 1982 civil war. |
G-BCLO : sold British Airways as G-BCLO, 15Aug74 - 4Jun80
G-BCLO : 13jun75
|1982||h-34g.i||58-749|| PB+204 : Sikorsky H-34G.I, c/n 58-749, ff?; del W. Ger Heeresflieger as PB+204, 31Dec57; coded PJ+361, unk; coded PY+333, unk; coded 80+08, unk; wfu & stored, unk |
D-HMBC : xfer Germany as D-HMBC, unk
N65527 : conv S-58JT, unk; xfer Island Helicopter as N65527, unk; xfer Nationwide Fabricators, Jan76
C-GDRJ : xfer Nahanni Helicopter as C-GDRJ, May80; lsd Tundra Helicopter, unk; destroyed by fire, 11Aug82
|1982||hh-1k||6320|| 157196 : 1973 Marines markings. Navy HAL-05 NW w/o 04feb82 |
|1982||hh-52a||62-039|| 1362 : Sikorsky S-62C c/n 62-039, ff?; del USCG as HH-52A Seaguard 1362, Salem, MA 03Jun63; xfer OR, unk; w/o after crash due to engine failure, 14Sep82; scr at CGAS Elizabeth City, Oct86. |
1362 : 01jan78 pictured (top) at Bandon, Oregon; 1976/79 pictured (bot) with rainbow on background at CGAS North Bend, Oregon
|1982||hh-52a||62-104|| 1420 : Sikorsky S-62C c/n 62-104, ff?; del USCG as HH-52A Seaguard 1420 unk; xfer CGAS Barbers Point, Hi unk; w/o 28Jan82. |
1420 : 1980 seen in the Magnum PI Season 1 episode Thicker than Blood
1420 : w/o 07jan82 in rain and heavy wind at at Mokokia Wailau Valley, HI. 3 fatalities
|1982||hh-52a||62-135|| 1456 : Sikorsky S-62C c/n 62-135, ff?; del USCG as HH-52A Seaguard 1456 unk; status unk. |
1456 : 1979 CGAS Miami
1456 : Circa 1980, pictured with 1395 in Coast Guard Hanger at Miami, Florida
1456 : w/o 12apr82 crashed due to dynamic rollover off the starboard side of CGC Valiant. She floated for approximately 24 hours before sinking. Air crew egressed safely and was recovered by a Valiant boat crew, and with two minor injuries to Valiant personnel. I was RM2 onboard Valiant when this happened
|1982||HH-53C||65-271|| 69-5792 : USAF; 1551st CCTW w/o 27jul82 New Mexico during night aerial refueling training |
|1982||hss-2||61-116|| 149701 : USN; conv SH-3H; HS-7 w/o 28jan82 |
|1982||hss-2||61-193|| 149921 : USN; conv SH-3H; HS-1 w/o 01oct82 |
|1982||hss-2||61-200|| 149927 : USN; conv SH-3H; HS-1 w/o 25jun82 |
|1982||hss-2||61-227|| 151524 : USN; conv SH-3H; /AC-611 HS-7 w/o 26mar82 crashed Indian Ocean |
|1982||hus-1||58-1659|| 150257 : Sikorsky UH-34D, cn 58-1659, ff:? del USMC as UH-34D, 150257, 20Jun63 |
150257 : xfer USN as UH-34D, 150257, VC-5, Naha, Okinawa, Japan, unk; soc 04Oct70.
N4319S : rtnd Sikorsky Helicopters as N4391S, Jul72; conv S-58ET, unk.
N4319S : 2apr73
OY-HAR : xfer Greenlandair as OY-HAR, named "Kangoq", 27Mar73; crashed 12Apr73, rts unk, soc 17Jul78.
OY-HAR : Repaired after the whiteout crash in Canada and then operated in Greenlandair until sold to Chicago Hcp
N2295W : rtnd US, Chicago Helicopters as N2295W, Jul78.
PT-HJR : xfer Brazil, Lider Aero Taxi as PT-HJR, 04Dec79; w/o unk.
PT-HJR : w/o 7jan82
|1982||has.2||053|| XZ242 : 15Feb78 first flight; 02Mar78 entered service as 341.AG with 702 Squadron HMS Avenger, also noted 04Aug78 and 18Jun79 |
XZ242 : RN Type: Lynx HAS.2 noted at HMS Heron RNAS Yeovilton 15nov78 with 815NAS coded AG-341 asg HMS Avenger Flt (F185)
XZ242 : Mar 1982 assigned to 815 NAS Newcastle Flt as /345-NC; airfreighted to Ascension Is by RAF C-130, arrived 4 Apr 1982. Loaded aboard RFA Fort Austin 6 Apr for journey south.
XZ242 : replaced XZ700 as 815 NAS Coventry Flt /336 on 17 Apr 1982.
XZ242 : RN; 815Sqn w/o 25may82 with HMS Coventry
|1982||has.2||073|| XZ247 : RN; Nov78 as 702Sqn /CP at Yeovilton |
XZ247 : 15Nov78 HAS.2 type as 815Sqn /CP-320 at HMS Heron RNAS Yeovilton asg HMS Cleopatra (F28) flt
XZ247 : 702 NAS Lynx HAS.2 assigned as Cleopatra Flt/463-CP Jan 1979 until c May 1981
XZ247 : 815 Sq Birmingham Flt / 333-BM by Mar 1982; Airlift to Ascension Is by RAF C-130, to South Atlantic in RFA Fort Austin; 815 Sq Glasgow Flt / 344 by Apr 1982;815 Sq Ambuscade Flt / 323 by May 1982;
XZ247 : w/o 30sep82, lost on fire on HMS Ambuscade (F172)
|1982||has.2||088|| XZ251 : RN Type: HAS.2 noted 15Apr79 with NASU at HMS Heron RNAS Yeovilton uncoded. |
XZ251 : RN; 815Sqn w/o 21may82 with HMS Ardent
XZ251 : f/f 12 Dec 1978, d/d 8 Jan 1979 to NASU-VL, 815Sq Avenger Flt/341 by Feb 1979, 702Sq/746-VL by May 1979, 815Sq Ardent Flt/340-AD, w/o 21 May 1982 San Carlos Water, FI.
|1982||has.2||163|| XZ700 : HAS.2 dd RN by May 1980;
815 Sq HQ Flt / 303 by Sep 1981;
815 Sq Coventry Flt / 336-CV by Jan 1982 |
XZ700 : 815 Sq assigned Newcastle Flt by mid Apr 1982 while in South Atlantic but never reached the ship
XZ700 : RN Type: HAS.2 815sqn embarked Type 21 Amazon Class Frigate F174 HMS Alacrity 3may82 to 8may82
XZ700 : RN; 815Sqd w/o 25may82 with Atlantic Conveyor
XZ700 : 815Sq Newcastle Flt, lost when mv Atlantic Conveyor was hit by Exocet missile 25 May 1982. Ship subsequently sank under tow on 30 May.
|1982||mk23||036|| 0735 : Lynx Mk23. ARA 3-H-42 then 3-H-142; 02apr82 first argentine aircraft to land on the Falklands/Malvinas after the amphibious assault; 15may82 (CC Perciacanto, TN Loubet, SS Gonzalez) emergency landing after mechanical failure on Type 42 Destroyer ARA Santisima Trinidad (D2) part of the Argentine carrier battlegroup; Recovered but not repair; hull last seen at Navy Museum (MUAN) in Bahia Blanca |
|1982||mk25||020|| 263 : NRN type:UH-14A; 7sqn w/o 01apr82 |
263 : 7 Sq, Static display at the Air Tattoo, 23 Jun 1979
|1982||mk27||143|| 275 : NRN type SH-14B; 860sqn w/o 31mar82 |
|1982||mi-24d||110171|| 521 : c/n 110171 / 110 171; NVA; 03jun82 w/o; used as i/a |
5211 : fake serial preserved at Gatow museum
|1982||mi-8t||133 08|| HS-12 : c/n 133 08 / 13308; Army d/d 16dec81; w/o 13apr82; ground trainer at Vekarajarvi Tuohikotti |
HS-12 : w/o 13apr82, destroyed in accident
|1982||OH-6J||6374|| 31070 : Kawasaki 369E, c/n 6374, ff?; del JGSDF as OH-6J, 31070 unk; unit xfers unk; w/o 07May82. |
|1982||sa316b||110/1056|| V-234 : SUI w/o 20Aug82 |
|1982||sa316b||1341|| V-211 : SUI w/o 21Oct82 |
|1982||sa316b||1734|| 0649 : accepted ARA 28may70 as 4-H-5. Then 2-H-5 and 3-H-5. xfer oct78 to 1st Heli Sqd as 3-H-105. Sunk with ARA General Belgrano (C4) cruiser 2may82 during Falklands/Malvinas war |
|1982||sa319b||2241|| HA.16-6 : ET-353 |
HD.16-6 : 803Esc w/o 23nov82
|1982||sa330g||1258|| PK-PDU : w/o 28may82 |
|1982||sa330g||1314||F-BXLE : w/o 1982; ex LN-ORT |
|1982||sa330j||1517|| G-BJWS : Bristow d/d 10oct82; ex F-GCJI; w/o 10oct82 burnt during training at Aberdeen, 2 onboard killed |
|1982||sa330l||1446|| 163 : SAAF; w/o 08feb82 |
|1982||sa330l||1456|| 168 : SAAF; w/o 05jan82 |
|1982||sa330l||1539|| AE-500 : w/o 23may82 destroyed on ground at Port Howard |
|1982||sa330l||1540|| AE-501 : w/o 26may82 destroyed on ground at Mount Kent |
|1982||sa330l||1550|| AE-503 : w/o 23may82 destroyed near Port Horward |
|1982||sa330l||1551|| AE-504 : Ejercito; 1982 aboard ARA Bahia Paraiso polar transport; w/o 03apr82 shot down by small arms in Grytviken, South Georgia while landing marines (2 killed); 28jun89 pictured (top) at South Georgias |
AE-504 : Nose inspection cover pictured (bot) currenly preserved at the Army aviation museum at Buenos Aires
|1982||sa330l||1554|| AE-505 : 9may82 shot down by SAM Sea Dart HMS Coventry during rescue of fishing boat Narwall survivors. (1Lt Buschiazzo, Lt Fiorito & Sgt Dimotta killed) |
|1982||sa330l||1560|| AE-508 : 30may82 shot down near Mount Kent by SAS s SAM Stinger (6 GNA spec ops killed, 8 wounded) |
|1982||ah.1||1177|| XW896 : AAC; 1975 661Sqn. |
XW896 : AAC AH.1; 29Flt w/o 11jun82 at Suffield training area, Alberta, Canada
|1982||ah.1||1212|| XW905 : AAC Gazelle AH.1 built by Westland; 2FTS/P;
1970s pictured |
XW905 : 1978 2Flt.
XW905 : ; w/o 24feb82 near Voss, Norway during rescue of crashed Puma XW234 . Gazelle XX378 was also damaged in the 2nd attempt. Incidents claimed to have been whiteouts
XW905 : As a member of the crew of XW 905 I can assure you it was a white out. 4 POB lived. The aircraft was totally destroyed, the only working item was the clock
|1982||ah.1||1241|| XX373 : AAC AH.1; 663 Sqn w/o 15sep82 |
|1982||ah.1||1257|| XX377 : Royal Marines; jan78 3CBAS./L |
XX377 : AAC AH.1; 656Sqn w/o 06jun82 Falklands/Malvinas, shot down by friendly fire by HMS Cardiff (D108)
|1982||ah.1||1328|| XX400 : AAC Gazelle AH.1 built by Westland; 1dec82 w/o |
XX400 : noted in storage at RNAY Wroughton 21oct78
XX400 : 3 CBAS by 1981
XX400 : 655 Sq by Nov 1982, w/o 1 Dec 1982 when hit power cables in South Armagh, NI.
|1982||ah.1||1332|| XX402 : Gazelle AH.1 built by Westland; 3CBAS /G; w/o 21may82 Falklands/Malvinas |
XX402 : noted in storage at RNAY Wroughton 21oct78
XX402 : 3CBAS C Flt/G, embarked RFA Sir Galahad in Devonport, on 5 Apr 1982 and sailed the next day.
XX402 : 3CBAS C Flt/G shot down by small arms fire 21 May 1982
|1982||ah.1||1359|| XX411 : Gazelle AH.1 built by Westland;
Royal Marines; 1978 3CBAS./CX |
XX411 : 1980 3CBAS /X with M Flt based with 45 CdoRM at Arbroath, Angus, Scotland
XX411 : 3CBAS/X, embarked RFA Sir Galahad in Devonport, on 5 Apr 1982 and sailed the next day.
XX411 : w/o 21may82 Falklands/Malvinas; 2007 restored and preserved at Aeroventure, South Yorkshire Aircraft Museum
|1982||ah.1||1453|| XX452 : AAC Gazelle AH.1 built by Westland; 24aug82 w/o |
|1982||ht.2||1317|| XX397 : RN Gazelle HT.2 built by Westland; Jul79 705sqd/CU-543; w/o 12mar82 |
XX397 : 705Sq/(5)43-CU crashed at Culdrose, 12 Mar 1982
|1982||ah.1||f.9635|| XT629 : Royal Marines; jan78 3CBAS |
XT629 : 06jan80 3CBAS /R on route
XT629 : 3CBAS B Flt/(D)R, embarked HMS Fearless on 6 Apr 1982, after leaving Portsmouth.
XT629 : 3CBAS/R shot down nr Camilla Creek House on 27 May 1982
|1982||ah.1||f.9653|| XT647 : w/o 28sep82, Boscombe Down |
|1982||has.1||wa 669|| XV698 : Royal Navy HAS.1 f/f 19mar71, d/d 02apr71; conv HAS.2A |
XV698 : 706Sq/592-CU by Jul 1972 still Jul 1973
XV698 : With 706 Sq/592-CU, took part in rescue from Merc Enterprise in the western English Channel on 16 Jan 1974.
XV698 : conv to HAS.2A 824Sq/050-R by Nov 1978; 824Sq A Flt/351-OD by Feb 1982; 824Sq C Flt/351 by Apr 1982
XV698 : w/o 11 Jul 1982 ditched and sank while operating from RFA Fort Grange following dual engine failure during a 25m hover.
|1982||has.2||wa 841|| XZ573 : RN Sea King HAS.2 f/f 05aug76, d/d 13sep76; w/o 18may82 asg 826Sqn during Falklands/Malvinas War, 2 m off HMS Hermes
XZ573 : HAS.2 826Sq/141-TG by Feb 1977; 826Sq/141-B by May 1979 still Jun 1979
XZ573 : 826Sq /141, noted at Bickleigh 6 Jun 1979
XZ573 : RN HAS.2 noted 25jul79 at RNAS Culdrose Air Day coded 143-B with 826NAS
XZ573 : conv to HAS.5 from Jun 1980; 706Sq/593-CU by Jan 1981; 820Sq/22 Apr 1982; 826Sq by May 1982
XZ573 : w/o 17may72 lost off HMS Hermes. The crew were rescued and she was sunk by RN gunfire. The cause is recorded as "unserviceable Radar Altimeter" which is believed to be a euphemism for the wrong Range Computer being fitted to the Transmitter/Receiver (i.e. card #6 missing), which would (in an RN Sea King) lead to the Indicators reading 10 times the actual range (in this case, height above sea level).
|1982||has.5||wa 893|| ZA132 : Westland Se King HAS.5, c/n WA893, f/f:19/02/1981, del Royal Navy as ZA132, 07/04/1981; w/o 12/05/1982. |
ZA132 : noted as 826Sq/134 on 11 Mar 1982, en route Portsmouth
|1982||hc.4||wa 904|| ZA290 : RN d/d 1980; VC/846sqn w/o 18may82 near Punta Arenas Chile during Operation Mikado |
ZA290 : 846 Sq/VC, part of disembarking shuttle from HMS Invincible on 10 Dec 1981
ZA290 : destroyed by crew on beach, during Operation Plum Duff after airframe demonstrated its seaworthiness by refusing to sink in the bay.
|1982||hc.4||wa 908|| ZA294 : RN d/d 1980; 846sqn w/o 19may82 21 of the 30 onboard killed |
ZA294 : 846 Sq/VT, part of disembarking shuttle from HMS Invincible on 10 Dec 1981
|1982||hc.4||wa 915|| ZA311 : RN d/d 1981; 846sqn w/o 23apr82 |
ZA311 : dd 2 Dec 1981, 846Sq/VP-VL by Jan 1982, to HMS Hermes. Ditched and sank in poor visibility in S Atlantic on 23 Apr 1982, while operating from HMS Hermes.
|1982||sh-3a||61-319|| 152125 : USN; conv SH-3H; HS-2 w/o 16jun82 |
|1982||Sioux||wa572/was204|| XV318 : RAF Sioux HT.2 d/d 30nov67, 10mar75 to G-BCYY |
G-BCYY : Private - three owners until w/o 06jun82
|1982||Sioux||wa597|| XT835 : AC Sioux AH.1 Unk to ZS-HGX |
ZS-HGX : w/o 02dec82
|1982||Sioux||wa712/was234|| XW192 : AAC Sioux AH.1 9mar79 to G-BGFS |
G-BGFS : Reg to GSM Helicopters at Ripon, Yorkshire, w/o 30jun82
|1982||TH-1L||6432|| 157837 : TW-5 E-167 w/o 28apr82 |
|1982||th-57a||5032|| 157386 : w/o 10dec82 |
|1982||UH-1D||8184|| 71+24 : HTG 64, w/o 08.09.82 Aumuehle |
|1982||UH-1F||7054|| 65-7913 : w/o 11jun82 Crashed in Missouri |
|1982||uh-1h||13108|| 71-20284 : US Army; 02sep82 w/o |
|1982||uh-1h||13205|| AE-409 : Ejercito d/d 23oct73, BuNo 72-21506 |
AE-409 : 09apr82 to Malvinas/Falklands on ARA Bahia Paraiso; 1983 stored at Duxford, UK
AE-409 : 2013 preserved Museum of Army Flying, Middle Wallop
|1982||uh-1h||13403|| 73-21715 : US Army cnvt. to UH-1H toward FAS 247 |
247 : FAS Guardian 1st batch del.1981 ex 73-21715 w/o 27Jan82
|1982||uh-1h||13571|| AE-418 : Ejercito. BuNo 73-22088 d/d 25feb75; 23apr82 to Falklands/Malvinas on FAA C-130; w/o 11jun82 by naval gunfire |
|1982||uh-1h||13841|| AE-419 : Ejercito. BuNo 74-22517 d/d 06dic76. w/o 30apr82 Caleta Olivia, Patagonia during recco mission on Falklands/Malvinas war. 3+7 fatalities |
|1982||uh-1h||13998|| HU.10-78 : ET-248; FMS BuNo 78-23181; w/o 21may82 |
|1982||UH-1N||31451|| 160833 : USMC; w/o 26sep82 on USS Guam (LPH-9) |
|1982||UH-1N||31640|| 158555 : HML-767. w/o 18nov82 |
|1982||UH-1N||31677|| 159201 : HMA-369 SM. w/o 20jul82 |
|1982||UH-1N||31679|| 159203 : HMA-369 SM. w/o 19aug82 |
|1982||UH-2A||36|| 149032 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 36, ff?; del USN as UH2K-1, 149032 unk; redesig UH-2A in 1962; unit xfers unk; redesig SH-2F unk; xfer HSL-32, HV-??, unk; w/o 25Mar82. |
149032 : 1964-65 UH-2A type asg HU-2 Det.60
149032 : w/o 25mar82 lost at sea off of Martha s Vineyard area HSL-32 Det 4 on board USS Donald B Beary (FF-1085), all 3 crew members survived
|1982||UH-2A||39|| 149035 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 39, ff?; del USN as UH2K-1, 149035 unk; redesig UH-2A in 1962; unit xfers unk; redesig SH-2F unk; xfer HSL-35, TG-31, 1975; w/o 27Oct82. |
149035 : 1967-68 UH-2A type as HC-2 /HU-18 on CVA-38 USS Shangri-La
|1982||UH-2B||89|| 150139 : Kaman K-20 Seasprite, c/n 89, ff?; del USN as HU2K-1U 150139 unk; redesig UH-2B in 1962; xfer HC-1, Det-65, UP-10, asgd USS Enterprise (CVN-65) 1965; redesig UH-2C unk; unit xfers unk; redesig SH-2F unk; xfer HSL-36, HY-???, unk; w/o 28Sep82; noted dumped NAS Pensacola, Oct82. |
150139 : 1968/70 UH-2C type HC-1
|1982||uh-60a||70-047|| 78-22984 : US Army; Fort Campbell TF 160; w/o 30mar82 crashed in night flight 6 miles NW Pembroke, Georgia enroute to North Carolina |
|1982||uh-60a||70-084|| 79-23267 : US Army; 158 101AVN w/o 05aug82 crashed into a military bus at the NBC Training Range, Tennessee killing the driver. 4 fatalities |
|1982||uh-60a||70-141|| 79-23324 : US Army; 2-82 AVN w/o 04mar82 crash at Fort Bragg, North Carolina. 2 fatalities |
|1982||Wasp||f.9553|| 84 : w/o 18 Feb 1982, sank while operating from SAS President Kruger. |
|1982||Wasp||f.9569|| XS542 : d/d 17/03/1964 to UK RN, 829 Sq Juno Flt/465 by Jul 1968 to at least Jan 1970; RNAY Fleetlands by Jun 1970; to NASU Culdrose; 829 Sq Falmouth Flt/441-FM Nov 1970; RNAY Fleetlands by May 1975, 829 Sq Falmouth Flt/441-FM by Jul 1975 to Feb 1977; 829 Sq Phoebe Flt/471 by Aug 1976 to Oct 1977; to Westland as G-17-30 and sold to Brazil as N-7042. |
XS542 : 21oct78 noted in store RNAY Wroughton
N-7042 : ex RN XS542 and Westland G-17-30, then to FAMB as N-7042, w/o 06 Dec 1982.
|1982||has.1||wa 18|| XM837 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA018, f/f:?; del Royal Navy as XM837, 1961; conv HAS.3; w/o 12jun82 |
XM837 : spent winter of 1960/61 in Churchill, Canada with A&AEE for icing / cold weather trials, returned Mar 1961.
XM837 : Westland trials and evaluation airframe until very early in 1966, when it entered conversion to HAS.3, emerging for its ff as such on 8 Aug 1967 and issue to Royal Navy.
XM837 : Now HAS.3, 814Sq/271-V by Oct 1967, 814Sq/271-H by May 1968, 820Sq/411-BL by May 1969 until c spring 1972.
XM837 : 2 Jul 1971 Aboard HMS Blake as 820 Sq / 411-BL, while in Portsmouth
XM837 : 737 Sq Norfolk Flt/407-NF by Jan 1975, deployed from Norfolk onto RFA Olwen Feb 1976 to Mar 1976, 737 Sq Glamorgan Flt/400-GL by Mar 1981, still May 1981.
XM837 : 737 Sq Norfolk Flt/407-NF, flying at Navy Days, 26 and 27 Aug 1978
XM837 : 737Sq/400-GL noted at Culdrose, 11 Mar 1982
XM837 : As HAS.3 737 Sq/400-GL on HMS Glamorgan, when destroyed by land-based Exocet missile on 12 Jun 1982, 16.5 nm NE of Lively Island.
|1982||has.1||wa 75|| XP142 : Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA075, f/f: 18/06/1962; del Royal Navy as XP142, 02/07/1962; conv HAS.3, unk; w/o 21/05/1982; to A2720, FAAM, Yeovilton, Somerset, unk. |
XP142 : HAS.1 845Sq/J-A by Aug 1962, 845Sq/J-B by Jun 1964, (Anti-submarine fit), then 706Sq/574-CU by Dec 1966.
XP142 : conv to HAS.3 by Sep 1967 complete by Jul 1969. 814Sq/270-H by Nov 1969, 706Sq/570 by Jan 1971, 737 Sq Hampshire Flt/402-HA by Sep 1975, 737 Sq Fife Flt/404-FF by Jun 1976, 737 Sq HQ Flt/663-PO by Apr 1981, 737 Sq 100 Antrim Flt/406-AN "Humphrey" by Mar 1982.
XP142 : HAS.3 led insertion of Special Forces as 737 Sq/406-AN, onto South Georgia on 21 Apr 1982 and recovered them on 22 Apr from Fortuna Glacier in several flights, after the other Wessex crashed during appalling weather conditions.
XP142 : as 737 Sq/406-AN, attacked and damaged ARA Santa Fe outside Grytviken, South Georgia.
|1982||hu.5||wa154|| XS480 : Westland Wessex HU.5, c/n WA154, f/f:?; del Royal Navy as XS480, 12/1963; w/o 25may82 with loss of Atlantic Conveyor, Falklands War |
XS480 : ff 21 Nov 1963. To Boscombe Down by Dec 1963, 700Sq 700V IFTU/B by Feb 1964, 848Sq/B-A by May 1964, RNAY Fleetlands by Apr 1967
XS480 : 846Sq/B-CU by Jul 1968, 845Sq/C-A by Jan 1970
XS480 : 845 Sq/C-B by May 1971. Damaged during tornado at RAF Luqa on 31 Oct 1971.
XS480 : 845Sq/C-A by Sep 1972, 845Sq/C-H by Sep 1973, 846Sq/VZ by Jan 1977, 845Sq/Z-VL by Dec 1977 still Jul 1978, 846Sq/VT-B by Nov 1978 still Jul 1979, NASU-VL /VT by Mar 1982, 707Sq/WQ by Apr 1982, 848Sq D Flt/WQ Apr 1982.
XS480 : jan79 confirmed coded B/V-T 846Sqn
XS480 : w/o 25 May 1982 lost in South Atlantic as 848Sq/WQ when mv Atlantic Conveyor sunk by Exocet missile.
|1982||hu.5||wa169|| XS495 : Westland Wessex HU.5, c/n WA169, f/f:?; del Royal Navy as XS495, 1964; w/o 25may82 with loss of Atlantic Conveyor, Falklands War |
XS495 : ff 20 May 1964. RNAY Fleetlands by Jan 1965. 848Sq/Q-A by Mar 1965 and to Far East with HMS Albion.
XS495 : 848Sq D Flt/WP, lost when ship was hit by Exocet missile 25 May 1982. Ship subsequently sunk under tow on 30 May.
|1982||hu.5||wa173|| XS499 : Westland Wessex HU.5, c/n WA173, f/f:?; del Royal Navy as XS499, 1964; w/o 25may82 with loss of Atlantic Conveyor, Falklands War |
XS499 : dd Jun 1964, 707Sq/Z-CU by Dec 1964, Arctic trials aboard RFA Regent Oct 1966, 846Sq/C-CU Jul 1968 to Oct 1969, 845Sq/S-A by Jan 1970 still 1971, 845Sq/S-H by Sep 1973, 845Sq/(Y)S by Mar 1974, 845Sq/(Y)T by Jan 1978 still Dec 1980, 707Sq/VW by Feb 1982, 848Sq D Flt/WN by Apr 1982
XS499 : 848Sq D Flt/WN, lost when ship was hit by Exocet missile 25 May 1982. Ship subsequently sunk under tow on 30 May.
|1982||hu.5||wa181|| XS512 : Westland Wessex HU.5, c/n WA181, f/f:?; del Royal Navy as XS512, 10/1964; w/o 25may82 with loss of Atlantic Conveyor, Falklands War |
XS512 : FAA displayed at SBAC Farnborough Airshow Sep68 coded W
XS512 : jan79 coded VL/WT 707NAS
XS512 : 848Sq D Flt/WT, lost when ship was hit by Exocet missile 25 May 1982. Ship subsequently sunk under tow on 30 May.
|1982||hu.5||wa286|| XT464 : Westland Wessex HU.5, c/n WA286, f/f:?; del Royal Navy as XT464, 01/10/1965; w/o 22/04/1982. |
XT464 : jan79 coded B/VC 846Sqn
XT464 : HU.5 845Sq/E-B by Nov 1965 still May 1966 still Sep 1968, 846Sq/E-CU by Nov 1969 (replacing XS483), 846Sq/XE-CU by Jul 1971, 846Sq/XE-VL by May 1972 still Sep 1973, 845Sq/B-H by Sep 1985, 846Sq/VC-B by Jul 1979, 845Sq/(Y)F by Aug 1981
XT464 : 845Sq /F, despatched via chartered Belfast C.1 from Yeovilton on 5 Apr 1982 to Ascension Island.
XT464 : Assigned to 845Sq C Flt operating from RFA Tidespring from 11 Apr 1982.
XT464 : crashed on Fortuna Glacier, 22 Apr 1982 as 845Sq/(Y)F, while rescuing troops of D Sqn 22 SAS Regt from an abortive reconnaissance mission on South Georgia. Wreck abandoned in place.
|1982||hu.5||wa295|| XT473 : HU.5, RNAY Fleetlands Feb 1966, 707Sq by Sep 1972, 848Sq/VQ-B by Jun 1973 still Jul 1974, 707Sq/WW by Oct 1976, Ark Royal Flt/061-R by Jun 1977, 845Sqdn/(Y)A by Mar 1982. |
XT473 : 845Sq /A, despatched via chartered Belfast C.1 from Yeovilton on 5 Apr 1982 to Ascension Island.
XT473 : Assigned to 845Sq C Flt operating from RFA Tidespring from 11 Apr 1982.
XT473 : w/o 22apr82 crashed on Fortuna Glacier as 845Sq/(Y)A, while rescuing troops of D Sqn 22 SAS Regt from an abortive reconnaissance mission on South Georgia. Wreck abandoned in place
|1982||hu.5||wa298|| XT476 : Westland Wessex HU.5, c/n WA298, f/f:?; 14mar66 del Royal Navy as XT476; w/o 25may82 with loss of Atlantic Conveyor, Falklands War |
XT476 : RN; 1978 845Sqn./VL-WS
XT476 : 848Sq D Flt/WS, lost when ship was hit by Exocet missile 25 May 1982. Ship subsequently sunk under tow on 30 May.
|1982||hu.5||wa305|| XT483 : Westland Wessex HU.5, c/n WA305, f/f:?; del Royal Navy as XT483, 05/1966; w/o 25may82 with loss of Atlantic Conveyor, Falklands War |
XT483 : jan79 coded VL/WU 707NAS
XT483 : jan79 coded B/V-H 846Sqn
XT483 : 848Sq D Flt/WU, lost when ship was hit by Exocet missile 25 May 1982. Ship subsequently sunk under tow on 30 May.