Bristol Sycamore 3

This model is a version of Type 171 Sycamore

c/n 12889

Year 1949 to 1956

Helicopter Bristol Sycamore 3 Serial 12889 Register G-ALSU WA578 used by Bristol Aeroplane Company Royal Air Force. Built 1949. Aircraft history


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united kingdom G-ALSU
Bristol Aeroplane Company
UK Filton ( jun-49 )
Pre-production Mk.3
To RAF for Army Cooperation as WA578
united kingdom WA578
Royal Air Force
1st military version. Became Sycamore HC.10 prototype, used by RAF for Army Casevac trials in Malaya.
united kingdom WA578
Royal Air Force
UK N of Tidworth Accident ( 03-jul-56 )
w/o 3 Jul 1956 overturned following forced landing, ESE of Upavon, while with A&AEE
Aircraft Retired / Not available by 1956

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