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Westland Sea King HAS.1


This model is a version of sea king

c/n wa 636


Year 1969






Helicopter Westland Sea King HAS.1 Serial wa 636 Register XV648 used by Fleet Air Arm (Royal Navy). Built 1969. Aircraft history





History Help Us

ID
united kingdom XV648
Fleet Air Arm
RN, ff 14 Sep 1969, dd 6 Oct 1969 to RN as HAS.1
700Sq(S) Sq/586-CU Oct 1969
737Sq/526-PO by Aug 1970
706Sq/526-PO by Nov 1971, 706Sq/591-CU by Sep 1974 still Aug 1978.
united kingdom XV648
Fleet Air Arm
Westland Sea King HAS.2A
Conv HAS.2A between Oct 1978 and c Jul 1979
706Sq/594-CU by Oct 1979 to c Mar 1980
706Sq/507-CU by Nov 1980 825Sq /97 May - Jul 1982
706Sq/587 by Dec 1982
to RNAY Fleetlands Feb 1986
united kingdom XV648
Fleet Air Arm
Westland Sea King HAS.5
Conv HAS.5 from Mar 1986
706Sq/587 by Oct 1987
706Sq/582 by Nov 1987 still Jun 1991
united kingdom XV648
Fleet Air Arm
13mar88 (pic1) (pic2) as HAS.5 type 706Sqn /(5)82 whilst operating from RFA Engadine (K08) during a training exercise. 706Sqn /596 XV708 on background
united kingdom XV648
Fleet Air Arm
1994 HAS.5U type 706Sqn /CU-82
united kingdom XV648
Fleet Air Arm
Westland Sea King HU.5
Conv HU.5 c 1994, 819Sq/708-PW by Jan 1999 still Sep 2000
771Sq Gannet SAR Flt/708-PW by Jul 2002 still Sep 2003
AMG CU by 2004
771Sq /718 by Jan 2004 still Mar 2007, 771Sq/818 Special finish by Jan 2009
united kingdom XV648
Fleet Air Arm
UK RNAS Culdrose ( 08-apr-08 )
08apr08 (pic3) as HU5 rescue type as /(7)18 771 Naval Air Squadron at RNAS Culdrose
united kingdom XV648
Fleet Air Arm
2009 HU.5S type 771Sqn /18
united kingdom XV648
Fleet Air Arm
UK RNAS Yeovilton ( 11-jul-09 )     Yeovilton Air Day 2009
11jul09 as 771 NAS /818-CU (pic4) in special colours, in the flying display at Yeovilton Air Day 2009
united kingdom XV648
Fleet Air Arm
771 Sq /18. Stencilled with Trawler Trevessa on sponsons and rear hull by Jul 2013.
united kingdom XV648
Fleet Air Arm
UK RNAS Culdrose ( 23-jul-13 )
23jul13 as 771Sq /18 (pic5) on duty SAR at RNAS Culdrose callsign Navy 193
united kingdom XV648
Fleet Air Arm
UK Fleetlands ( sep-14 )
Sep14 stored at Vector Aerospace Fleetlands
united kingdom XV648
Fleet Air Arm
Dismantled by Aug16


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