Westland Wasp

c/n f.9573

Year 1964

Helicopter Westland Wasp Serial f.9573 Register F9573 XS562 used by Fleet Air Arm (Royal Navy). Built 1964. Aircraft history and location


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dd 23 Apr 1964 to RN. 700W Sq HQ Flt/188-CU by Sep 1964 still Mar 1965
829 Sq Euryalus Flt/433 by Apr 1965 until c Jul 1966
1967-05ARAF MuharraqMay 1967 positioned in the Persian Gulf at AHU Muharraq
by May 1971 829 Sq Vidal Flt/408
829 Sq Hecate Flt/418 by Sep 1971
829 Sq Jupiter Flt/443 by Apr 1973
829 Sq Naiad Flt/324 14 Aug 1975 still May 1976
1976-04-2626 Apr 1976, 829 NAS Naiad Flt / 324 conducted close manoeuvres around Icelandic patrol vessel Aegir while it was attempting cut trawling nets during 3rd Cod War.
by Apr 1978 829Sq Ashanti Flt/427.
By Pete Oliver.flight S.M.R 829 sq. H.M.S.Jupiter/443
1979-07-2222jul79 829Sqn coded 443 Jupiter Flt 829 NAS
uncoded Portland Mar 1982
1982-05-20BAnchorage Delta829 Sq / 371 landed on mv Contender Bezant in Plymouth Sound, 20 May 1982 for South Atlantic. 829 NAS Operation Corporate
829 Sq Galatea Flt/360 by May 1982
to 829 Sq Contender Bezant Flt/371 by 13 May 1982 to Aug 1982
to 829 Sq HQ Flt/611 Oct 1982
sold to a USA aircraft dealer by Dec 1993.




1994-04CClassic Rotors MuseumSold to Classic Rotors (the rare and vintage rotorcraft museum) This rotorcraft will be restored.

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