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  • Westland Wessex HU.5

    This model is a version of Wessex

    c/n wa157

    Year 1963 Scr 1995

    Helicopter Westland Wessex HU.5 Serial wa157 Register XS483 used by Fleet Air Arm RN (Royal Navy). Built 1963. Aircraft history and location


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    united kingdom Fleet Air Arm

    Westland Wessex HU.5, c/n WA157, f/f:?
    del Royal Navy as XS483, 25/01/1964
    scr. Lee-on-Solent, 1995.
    1964-02AEGDR700V IFTU/E by Feb 1964, 848Sq/E by May 1964, 848Sq/E-A by Dec 1964 still by Mar 1966 700 NAS
    1966-10-11E-ABOkehampton Camp Accident damaged undercarriage leg while landing at Okehampton, returned to Culdrose where it was fixed in the hover. 848 NAS
    1968-07E-CUAEGDR846Sq/E-CU by Jul 1968 to c Oct 1969, 845Sq/F-B by Jan 1970 846 NAS
    1971-10-31F-BCLMML Damaged 845 Sq/F-B by May 1971. Damaged during tornado at RAF Luqa on 31 Oct 1971. 845 NAS RAF Luqa tornado
    845Sq/F-H by Sep 1973. 846Sq/VH-B by Jul 1979. 845 NAS
    1982-04-02TDGBROY RFA Resource 845Sq /T, landed on RFA Resource at Rosyth on 2 Apr 1982, for South Atlantic. 845 NAS Operation Corporate
    845Sq/T by Sep 1984 flying from HMS Fearless
    To A2746 at Lee-on-Solent by May 1995
    scr. Lee-on-Solent by Dec 1995.

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