Westland Wessex HAS.1

This model is a version of Wessex

c/n wa 2

Year 1958 Scr 1992

Helicopter Westland Wessex HAS.1 Serial wa 2 Register XL728 used by Fleet Air Arm (Royal Navy) Westland Ministry of Defence (MoD). Built 1958. Aircraft history


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Fleet Air Arm
Westland Wessex HAS.1 f/f 16sep58
conv to Mk.5 (hybrid)
to Brawdy Fire Dump 1988
scrapped 1992
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industrial airframe for engine development from 1958, with spells at Napier and Westland. Spent some time in storage before 1966.
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Ministry of Defence (MoD)
Westland Wessex HU.5
RAE Farnborough by May 1971 still Sep 1972 still 1980 still Sep 1984, to Pendine Ranges by early 1986, scr. Brawdy 1992
Aircraft Retired / Not available by 1985

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