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Westland Sea King HAS.1


This model is a version of sea king

c/n wa 668


Year 1971






Helicopter Westland Sea King HAS.1 Serial wa 668 Register XV697 used by Fleet Air Arm (Royal Navy). Built 1971. Aircraft history





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ID
united kingdom XV697
Fleet Air Arm
RN HAS.1, f/f 18Feb71, d/d 10Mar71
united kingdom XV697
Fleet Air Arm
Westland Sea King HAS.2A
25Jun77 noted RNAS Yeovilton coded TG.142 of 826Squadron, HMS Tiger
28Feb79 noted RNAS Lee-on-Solent coded B.142 of 826Squadron, HMS Bulwark
28Oct82 noted RNAS Culdrose coded -.354 of 824Squadron
united kingdom XV697
Fleet Air Arm
Rescue from Fastnet Yacht Race
824Sq, participated in Fastnet Race rescue on 13-14 Aug 1979
united kingdom XV697
Fleet Air Arm
UK RN Hospital Stonehouse ( 01-dec-80 )
/534-CU (?) noted visiting the RNH on 1 Dec 1980
united kingdom XV697
Fleet Air Arm
Westland Sea King AEW.2
02Jun83 noted RNAY Fleetlands coded-.354 on AEW.2A conversion
To Westlands Yeovilton for final AEW.2A fitting
20Nov86 noted RNAS Portland coded R.184 of 849 Squadron B Flight, HMS Ark Royal
28Jun88 picture at RNAS Portland as /R-184 849 Squadron, HMS Ark Royal
05Feb91 noted RNAS Portland coded N.187 of 849 Squadron, A Flt, HMS Invincible
21Jul93 noted RNAS Portland coded-.185 of 849 Squadron, A Flt
united kingdom XV697
Fleet Air Arm
NL Rotterdam Harbour Wilhelminakade ( 18-mar-88 )
18-22mar88 type:AEW.2 849Sqn./R-184 embarked HMS Ark Royal R07.
united kingdom XV697
Fleet Air Arm
1996 AEW2A type at 849Sqn /8
united kingdom XV697
Fleet Air Arm
10Sep96 delivered to 849 Squadron, B Flt, HMS Illustrious coded L.183, noted 28Feb97 over HMS Beaver
later (1998) to N.187 of 849 Squadron, A Flt, HMS Invincible
united kingdom XV697
Fleet Air Arm
17may97 (pic1) as 849Sqn B flight /183-L on HMS Illustrious (R06)
united kingdom XV697
Fleet Air Arm
AgustaWestland Sea King ASaC.7
2003 type:ASaC.7 849Sqn./CU-181
united kingdom XV697
Fleet Air Arm
22jul10 (pic2) as /81 at Farnborough air show
united kingdom XV697
Fleet Air Arm
UK RNAS Culdrose ( 26-nov-14 )
26nov14 (pic3) as /81 at RNAS Culdrose
united kingdom XV697
Fleet Air Arm
UK Greenwich Reach VE Day celebrations ( 10-may-15 )
10may15 (pic4) as 849Sq/181 aboard HMS Ocean at Greenwich for VE-Day celebrations
united kingdom XV697
Fleet Air Arm
UK Fairford ( 19-jul-15 )     RIAT 2015
19jul15 (pic5) at RIAT 2015
united kingdom XV697
Fleet Air Arm
UK RAF Lossiemouth tdy ( 02-oct-15 )
02oct15 type:ASaC7 849NAS./81 tdy 15oct15 at Lossiemouth
united kingdom XV697
Fleet Air Arm
14mar16 (pic6) asg 849Sq over Cornwall


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