Westland Wessex HU.5

This model is a version of Wessex

c/n wa187

Year 1964 to 1986

Helicopter Westland Wessex HU.5 Serial wa187 Register XS518 used by Royal Air Force Fleet Air Arm (Royal Navy) Royal Marines. Built 1964. Aircraft history


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united kingdom XS518
Fleet Air Arm
Westland Wessex HU.5C, c/n WA187, f/f:?
del Royal Navy as XS518, 1964
w/o 04/11/1986.
united kingdom XS518
Royal Marines
1982 reactivated 847 NAS 07may-24sep 1982 as /XP
united kingdom XS518
Royal Marines
UK HMS Raleigh mv Atlantic Causeway ( 13-may-82 )
Operation Corporate
847Sq /XP noted here on 13 May 1982, to join mv Atlantic Causeway later that day for South Atlantic.
united kingdom XS518
Royal Air Force
to RAF mid 1984. crashed into sea in Limassol Bay with 84 Sq 4 Nov 1986.
Aircraft Retired / Not available by 1986

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