This model is a version of Wessex
Helicopter Westland Wessex HU.5 Serial wa479 Register XT757 used by Royal Marines RM ,Fleet Air Arm RN (Royal Navy). Built 1966. Aircraft history and location
Year 1966 Scr 1991
| Fleet Air Arm |
|Westland Wessex HU.5, c/n WA479, f/f:?|
del Royal Navy as XT757, 07/1966
scr. Predannack 07/1991.
|dd to Fleetlands store 21 Jul 1966, NATIU 1973-1974, 846Sq/XT by Mar 1975, NATIU c 1976-1982, 847 Sq/XH May 1982 846 NAS |
|RNAY Wroughton by Mar 1983|
AES Lee by Sep 1984 as G.I. A2722
to Predannack Oct 1986, still Feb 1990, scr. Predannack Jul 1991.
| Royal Marines |
|reactivated 847 NAS 07may-24sep 1982 as /XH 847NAS |
|1982-05-13||AHMS Raleigh|| mv Atlantic Causeway 847Sq /XH noted here on 13 May 1982, to join mv Atlantic Causeway later that day for South Atlantic. 847NAS Operation Corporate |