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  • Aerospatiale SA341C Gazelle HT.2


    This model is a version of Gazelle



    c/n 1116


    Year 1973




    Helicopter Aerospatiale SA341C Gazelle HT.2 Serial 1116 Register XW864 used by Fleet Air Arm RN (Royal Navy). Built 1973. Aircraft history and location



    Helicopter Aerospatiale SA341C Gazelle HT.2 Serial 1116 Register XW864 used by Fleet Air Arm RN (Royal Navy). Built 1973. Aircraft history and location
    By Steve Mills



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    XW864

    united kingdom Fleet Air Arm

    1973-09-14RN Gazelle HT.2 built by Westland, f/f 14Sep73, d/d 02Oct73 RN NASU Culdrose with 56 in white on Right Hand side, 747 in black on Left Hand side for trials
    04Apr74 to Westland Helicopters (Yeovil)
    23Oct74 to RNAY Fleetlands
    15Jan75 to NASU Culdrose
    01Apr75 to RNAY Wroughton for Long Term Storage
    16May80 to 705Squadron coded CU.(5)54 705 NAS
    1981-06-28AEGVI RIAT 1981 RIAT airshow at RAF Grrenham Common as /CU.(5)54 of 705Squadron as part of "The Sharks" display team 705 NAS
    1988-05-16BEGDP with 705Squadron at RNAS Portland. On background very small above the nose are 2 wrecks on the sea wall, Wasps XT786 and XS537

    1989-09-0606Sep89 Alan Mann Helicopters - Fairoaks for respray
    20Sep89 coded CU.(5)54 705Squadron
    27Apr90 to RNAY Wroughton for modifications
    15May90 coded CU.(5)54 705Squadron 705 NAS
    1992-06-13CEGDM Air Tournament International 13+14jun92 705Sqn./CU-54 SHARKS 705 NAS
    1997-05-2121May97 to RAF Shawbury for Storage
    17Oct02 delivered by road to Cobham Hall FAA Museum Store



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