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Westland Wessex HAS.1

This model is a version of wessex

c/n wa 83

Year 1962

Helicopter Westland Wessex HAS.1 Serial wa 83 Register XP150 used by Fleet Air Arm (Royal Navy). Built 1962. Aircraft history

Westland Wessex HAS.1 c/n wa 83

History Help Us

united kingdom XP150
Fleet Air Arm
RN Wessex HAS.1 d/d 05oct62
conv HAS.3
to Moreton-in-Marsh Fire Training College
united kingdom XP150
Fleet Air Arm
706Sq/506-CU by Mar 1964, 706Sq/576-CU by Dec 1965, to Yeovil by May 1966 for conv HAS.3
united kingdom XP150
Fleet Air Arm
Westland Wessex HAS.3
814Sq/273-V by Mar 1968, 814Sq/273-H by 1969, 737 Sq Kent Flt/401-KE by Oct 1972 still Aug 1973, 737 Sq Antrim Flt/406-AN by Aug 1978 still May 1979.
united kingdom XP150
Fleet Air Arm
UK HMS Raleigh ( 1978 )
25aug78 as 737 NAS /406-AN with Fishery Protection pennant at HMS Raleigh. She was temporarily based at HMS Raleigh for Plymouth Navy Days (26-28 Aug).
united kingdom XP150
Fleet Air Arm
22jul79 coded 606-AN with HMS Antrim
united kingdom XP150
Fleet Air Arm
737Sq HQ Flt uncoded by Mar 1982 until Dec 1982, 737 Sq Antrim Flt/406-AN by Jan 1984. To Lee-on-Solent by Aug 1984, left by Mar 1993.
Aircraft Retired / Not available by 1993
Fire Service College
UK Moreton-in-Marsh ( jun-06 )
G.I. National Fire College Moreton-in-Marsh by 1993, on northern perimeter track, still there as /LS Jun 2006.

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