Bristol Sycamore 3


This model is a version of Type 171 Sycamore



c/n 12898


Year 1950






Helicopter Bristol Sycamore 3 Serial 12898 Register G-ALTD WV781 used by Bristol Aeroplane Company Royal Air Force. Built 1950. Aircraft history



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united kingdom G-ALTD
Bristol Aeroplane Company
reg G-ALTD to Bristol Aeroplane Co on 17 Nov 1950
transferred to RAF 26 Mar 1952.
united kingdom WV781
Royal Air Force
HR.12, based at St Eval by 1952
united kingdom WV781
Royal Air Force
UK Plymouth ( 07-jul-52 )
noted visiting on 7 Jul 1952
united kingdom WV781
Royal Air Force
ASWDU St Mawgan
CFS (H)
HDU Old Sarum
united kingdom WV781
Royal Air Force
participated in 1959 Bleriot Air Race (Marble Arch, London to Eifel Tower) on the Embankment to Biggin Hill leg.
united kingdom WV781
Royal Air Force
UK RAF Odiham G I airframe ( 1964 )
to Odiham as G I 7839M 1964, still 1981, left Feb 1984
united kingdom WV781
Royal Air Force
UK Finningley Rebuild ( feb-84 )
Feb 1984 to RAF Finningley for rebuild. Sold during 1985, to Caernarfon Mar 1986.
WV781
UK Caernarfon Exhibit ( 1990 )
to Caernarfon Air World museum by 1990
cockpit section still displayed 2016.


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