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Westland Sea King HAS.1


This model is a version of sea king

c/n wa 652


Year 1970






Helicopter Westland Sea King HAS.1 Serial wa 652 Register XV664 used by Fleet Air Arm (Royal Navy). Built 1970. Aircraft history





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ID
united kingdom XV664
Fleet Air Arm
RN, Sea King HAS.1 type f/f 06may70, d/d 01jun70
826Sq/142-E by 1971
conv HAS.2 and to 824Sq/051-R by Nov 1978
819Sq/304-PW by Jun 1981
819Sq/704-PW before 1984
conv AEW.2A and to 849Sq/185-CU by Nov 1984
849Sq/185-N by 1988 still Sep 1992
conv ASaC.7 and to 849Sq A Flt/187-R by 2003 still Sep 2004
to DARA, to 849 Sq by Jun 2005 (using c/s 187 by Aug 2005)
to 849Sq/190 on 13 Dec 2006, still Jul 2007
united kingdom XV664
Fleet Air Arm
27May70 handed over to FAA at NASU RNAS Culdrose
19Jun70 to 826Squadron, HMS Eagle coded 142:E
united kingdom XV664
Fleet Air Arm
Westland Sea King HAS.2
After conversion to HAS.2 standard
25Jun77 noted RNAS Yeovilton coded 056:R of 824Squadron, HMS Ark Royal
20Jul81 noted RNAS Culdrose coded 581.CU of 706Squadron
united kingdom XV664
Fleet Air Arm
Westland Sea King AEW.2
After conversion to AEW.2A standard
25Feb87 noted RNAS Culdrose NASU coded -.704
united kingdom XV664
Fleet Air Arm
UK Portland ( 16-may-88 )
16may88 (top) as /181 of 849 Squadron HQ Flight at RNAS Portland
united kingdom XV664
Fleet Air Arm
07Nov90 noted at RNAS Portland coded -.185 of 849 Squadron, A Flight
29Jul94 noted RAF Fairford coded CU.180 of 849 Squadron HQ Flight
27Apr98 reorted uncoded with 849 Squadron HQ
united kingdom XV664
Fleet Air Arm
UK HMNB Portsmouth ( 28-aug-98 )
International Festival of Sea
28aug98 AEW2A type as 849Sqn /N-86 embarked HMS Invincible
united kingdom XV664
Fleet Air Arm
AgustaWestland Sea King ASaC.7
2003 ASaC.7 type 849Sqn /R-187
2004 still
united kingdom XV664
Fleet Air Arm
Aug07 (bot) ASaC7 type with 849 Sqd during RNAS Culdrose Air Day
united kingdom XV664
Fleet Air Arm
854Sq /90 by Jul 2009
857Sq /90 by Oct 2009
united kingdom XV664
Fleet Air Arm
UK Cammell Laird ( 06-sep-17 )
06sep17 on the flight deck of Fort Victoria (A387) in Camellia Laird shipyard
Awaiting removal by crane to be scrapped


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