Westland Wessex HAS.1

This model is a version of Wessex

c/n wa 88

Year 1962 to 1964 Scr 1987

Helicopter Westland Wessex HAS.1 Serial wa 88 Register XP155 used by Fleet Air Arm (Royal Navy). Built 1962. Aircraft history and location


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Westland Wessex HAS.1, c/n WA088, f/f:?
del Royal Navy as XP155, 18/10/1962
w/o 06/1964
to Culdrose for G/I as A2640, unk
removed to the burning pits 03/1982
perished 1987.
1964-06-13AWBGS 845 Sq/B by Mar 1963. Standing at Sibu on 13 Jun 1964, was struck and damaged by 845 Sq XP112/G. Repaired.
1967-03-21B5nm W of Saltcoats as 819Sqd /513 ditched in Firth of Clyde, 5 miles south of Little Cumbrae after engine surge whilst in hover. Crew of 4 rescued. A/C recovered and taken to Greenock 819 NAS
1968-07CRM CondorWreck to Arbroath (as /(5)31-AB) by Jul 1968
1971-07DEGHFTo Lee (A2640) engineless by Jul 1971
1976-02EEGDRSchool of Aircraft Handling by Feb 1976
1979-04-0303Apr79 at Portland as 737NAS /PO-663 737 NAS
1979-07-25EEGDR at SFDO coded SAH 21 SFDO
1982-03DEGHFTo Lee for BDRT by Mar 1982

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