Bristol Type 192 Belvedere

c/n 13360

Year 1961 to 1962

Helicopter Bristol Type 192 Belvedere Serial 13360 Register XG465 used by Royal Air Force. Built 1961. Aircraft history and location


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Royal Air Force
del RAF as Belvedere HC.1 XG465, 06Dec61
w/o 30Jul62.
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Royal Air Force
27apr62 Operation Rich Man
UK Coventry Cathedral Coventry Cathedral 27 Apr 1962, As 66 Sq / J this aircraft placed the fl├Ęche (lattice spire) on top of Coventry Cathedral. 66 Squadron
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Royal Air Force
30jul62 DE Harsewinkel Accident 30 Jul 1962 crashed near Warendorf, after rotor struck fuselage following forward engine failure, while with 72 Sq. Whole RAF Belvedere fleet grounded (for c 2 months) after this accident until cause identified. 72 Squadron

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