Westland Wessex HU.5

C/N wa271

Built 1965

Helicopter Westland Wessex HU.5 Serial wa271 Register XT449 used by Fleet Air Arm RN (Royal Navy). Built 1965. Aircraft history and location

Aircraft History


united kingdom Fleet Air Arm

1985 846Sqn./C 846 NAS
d/d 8 Mar 1965, 845 Sq/H-B by May 1966 still Sep 1968, 845 Sq/H-H by Sep 1973, 845Sq/YC by May 1979, 845Sq/(Y)C by May 1980, still Dec 1980. 845 NAS
1980-05-31 A EGVI in static display Newbury Air Festival, Greenham Common whilst coded C with 845 NAS. 845 NAS
1982-03-06 B HMD Devonport Accident 845Sq/(Y)C damaged. Offloaded HMD Devonport, to Yeovilton by road 6 Mar 1982 845 NAS
1982-04-20C845Sq E Flt/(Y)C embarked HMS Intrepid 20 Apr 1982, 845Sq/(Y)C still May 1984
RNAY Wroughton. to A2752, A2662, arrived Predannack by Nov 1996. Perished ? 845 NAS

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