Westland Sea King HAR.3

C/N wa 863

Built 1978





Helicopter Westland Sea King HAR.3 Serial wa 863 Register G-SKNG XZ597 used by Royal Air Force RAF. Built 1978. Aircraft history and location



Helicopter Westland Sea King HAR.3 Serial wa 863 Register G-SKNG XZ597 used by Royal Air Force RAF. Built 1978. Aircraft history and location
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Helicopter Westland Sea King HAR.3 Serial wa 863 Register G-SKNG XZ597 used by Royal Air Force RAF. Built 1978. Aircraft history and location



Helicopter Westland Sea King HAR.3 Serial wa 863 Register G-SKNG XZ597 used by Royal Air Force RAF. Built 1978. Aircraft history and location



Helicopter Westland Sea King HAR.3 Serial wa 863 Register G-SKNG XZ597 used by Royal Air Force RAF. Built 1978. Aircraft history and location




Aircraft History





XZ597

united kingdom Royal Air Force

1978-06-22RAF HAR3 f/f 22jun78, d/d 25aug78
wfu 14jan16 xfer WSV Colsterworth
1990-10-19 S A EGYP - Mount Pleasant, East Falkland
1991-01-01 S A EGYP - Mount Pleasant, East Falkland
1999-08-18 B EGHQHMF St Mawgan by Aug 1999
2002-07-20 M C EGVA - Fairford, England
2002-09-24 M D EGJJ - Jersey, Channel Islands JE
2005-06-27 M E EGNT - Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England
2008-04-09 M F EGOV - Valley, Wales
2009-07-11M G EGDY as 22Sqd /M at RNAS Yeovilton 22 Squadron Yeovilton Air Day 2009


2010-04-01 H EGCC - Manchester, England
2010-09-16 F EGOV - Valley, Wales
2010-09-18 M I EGCO - Southport, England
2010-10-07 M F EGOV - Valley, Wales
2014-02-04 M J EGNH - Blackpool, England
2016-01 K Withamfor disposal at Colsterworth
2017-12 L Higher Purtingtonto Higher Purtington during Dec 2017
2019-03 XZ597 has applied for CAA registration as G-SKNG along with a permit to fly

G-SKNG

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2019-03-09 L Higher Purtington as XZ597 / M at Higher Purtington undergoing maintenance Historic Helicopters Open Day 2019


2019-03-21Lift West (Helicopters) Ltd from Mar19
2020-03-20 L Higher Purtington Taking to the air again First flight after restoration by Historic Helicopters.
2021-12-16 Santa special in North Devon and Somerset
2022-06-12M M EGWCSea King HAR.3 at RAF Cosford Air Show 2022 RAF Cosford Air Show 2022


2022-07-05 GSKNG Chard, England UK
2022-07-15M C EGVA at RIAT 2022 RIAT 2022


2024-06-01 GSKNG Chard, England UK
2024-06-18 GSKNG Chard, England UK


Call sign for this aircraft: GSKNG GSKNG




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