Westland Wessex HAS.1

This model is a version of Wessex

c/n wa 35

Year 1961 to 1961

Helicopter Westland Wessex HAS.1 Serial wa 35 Register XM876 used by Fleet Air Arm (Royal Navy). Built 1961. Aircraft history


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united kingdom XM876
Fleet Air Arm
Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA035, f/f:?
del Royal Navy as XM876, 08/08/1961
w/o 27/11/1961.
united kingdom XM876
Fleet Air Arm
ff 3 Aug 1961 as HAS.1. dd Aug 1961 RNAY Fleetlands, 819Sq/321 by Oct 1961.
united kingdom XM876
Fleet Air Arm
UK Rockall Bank off Rockall Bank ( 27-nov-61 )
ditched in N Atlantic during night exercise while temporarily embarked on USS Essex (CVS-9), with 819 Sq/321 on 27 Nov 1961.
Aircraft Retired / Not available by 1961

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