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  • Westland Wessex HAS.1

    This model is a version of Wessex

    c/n wa242

    Year 1965 Scr 2010

    Helicopter Westland Wessex HAS.1 Serial wa242 Register XS862 used by Fleet Air Arm RN (Royal Navy). Built 1965. Aircraft history and location


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    united kingdom Fleet Air Arm

    Westland HAS.1, c/n WA242, f/f: 15/04/1965, del Royal Navy as XS862, 1965
    conv HAS.3, unk
    xfer AES, Lee-on-Solent for G/I as A2711, 19/09/1983
    xfer NBC Defence Centre, Winterbourne Gunner for G/I, 30/08/1989
    xfer Air & Ground, Hixon, unk
    scr. by 2010.
    1979-07-2222jul79 coded 650-PO

    Westland Wessex HAS.3 To Westland Yeovil for HAS.3 conv Dec 1966, NASU Culdrose by Aug 1968
    826Sq/140-E by Nov 1968
    737 Sq Glamorgan Flt /400-GL by Jun 1970, 737 Sq Antrim Flt /406-AN by Nov 1972, 737 Sq/650-PO by Oct 1978
    GI to Lee-on-Solent as A2711 late 1983
    1989-11 G I Airframe HAS.3 to NBCDC Winterbourne Gunner by Nov 1989
    at DSTL Winterbourne Gunner until sold in Jul 2000.

    2000-10AHixon Spares recovery to Air and Ground, Hixon autumn 2000. Gone by Dec 2010

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