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  • Westland Wessex HU.5

    This model is a version of Wessex

    c/n wa555

    Year 1967

    Helicopter Westland Wessex HU.5 Serial wa555 Register XT773 used by Royal Marines RM ,Fleet Air Arm RN (Royal Navy). Built 1967. Aircraft history and location


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    united kingdom Fleet Air Arm

    Westland Wessex HU.5, c/n WA555, f/f:?
    del Royal Navy as XT773, 01/08/1967
    to 9123M, unk
    to Shawbury dump, unk.
    del into long term storage, spending time between Fleetlands, Lee and Wroughton until c mid 1973
    707Sq/WB by Aug 1974
    845 Sq ?, 772Sq/510-PO by Apr 1976, 772Sq/620-PO
    847Sq/XT by May 1982, Yeovilton store
    771Sq/(8)26 by Nov 1986 until c Mar 1987 772 NAS
    1979-07-2222jul79 coded 510-PO 772NAS 772 NAS
    1991-10AEGUD G I Airframe to Abingdon (9123M) for BDRT Oct 1991, still Feb 1992
    1992-06BEGDX G I Airframe to St Athan for BDRT by Jun 1992, still Jan 1994
    2005CEGOS G I Airframe to Shawbury by , on its side by Sep 2012.
    dump (9123M)
    united kingdom Royal Marines

    reactivated 847 NAS 07may-24sep 1982 as /XT 847NAS
    1982-05-13DHMS Raleigh mv Atlantic Causeway 847Sq /XT noted here on 13 May 1982, to join mv Atlantic Causeway later that day for South Atlantic. 847NAS Operation Corporate

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