Westland Sea King HAS.1

C/N wa 646

Built 1970 - Written off 1983

Helicopter Westland Sea King HAS.1 Serial wa 646 Register XV658 used by Fleet Air Arm RN (Royal Navy). Built 1970. Aircraft history and location

Aircraft History


united kingdom Fleet Air Arm

f/f 03/02/1970
d/d 26/02/1970
conv HAS.5, unk
w/o 03/02/1983
1970-02054-Rf/f 3 Feb 1970, d/d 26 Feb 1970 as HAS.1, 824Sq/054-R by Apr 1970. 824 NAS
1970-10-29054-R A MTMLAembarked HMS Ark Royal and departed Valletta to position for Exercise Lime Jug. 824 NAS Exercise Lime Jug

Westland Sea King HAS.2A Conv to HAS.2A, 819 Sq/304-PW by May 1979. 819 NAS
1983-02-03 Accident
Westland Sea King HAS.5 Conv to HAS.5. 706Sq/596 by Sep 1982, 820Sq/016-N by Dec 1982. Ditched in sea off Portugal 3 Feb 1983 following double engine failure while with 820Sq operating from HMS Invincible.

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