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  • Westland Wessex HU.5

    This model is a version of Wessex

    c/n wa298

    Year 1966 to 1982

    Helicopter Westland Wessex HU.5 Serial wa298 Register XT476 used by Fleet Air Arm RN (Royal Navy). Built 1966. Aircraft history and location


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    united kingdom Fleet Air Arm

    1966-03-14Westland Wessex HU.5, c/n WA298, f/f:?
    14mar66 del Royal Navy as XT476
    w/o 25may82 with loss of Atlantic Conveyor, Falklands War
    1978 845Sqn./VL-WS 845 NAS
    1982-05-25ASouth Atlantic (AC) mv Atlantic Conveyor 848Sq D Flt/WS, lost when ship was hit by Exocet missile 25 May 1982. Ship subsequently sunk under tow on 30 May. 848 NAS Operation Corporate

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