Westland wasp



c/n f.9558


Year 1963 to 1977






Helicopter Westland wasp Serial f.9558 Register XS531 used by Fleet Air Arm (Royal Navy). Built 1963. Aircraft history

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united kingdom XS531
Fleet Air Arm
d/d 1963. To 700Sq 700W IFTU/993 by Jul 1963. 829 Sq/471 Hydra Flt by Jul 1971, to Fleetlands by Sep 1971. 703 Sq/504 by Jul 1972.
united kingdom XS531
Fleet Air Arm
UK off Anvil Point Accident ( 29-mar-77 )
w/o 29 Mar 1977 with 703 Sq/504, ditched into sea SE of Portland while landing on HMS Rothesay, recovered and wreck to AIU Lee on Solent by Apr 1977.
Aircraft Retired / Not available by 1977


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