ex G-17-6. dd Royal Navy Aug 1966 845Sq/O-B by Aug 1966 829 Sq Eskimo Flt/453 by Dec 1973 (after refit), ditched and recovered 28 Mar 1974 off Portland 829Sq Ashanti Flt/427 joining the ship in Malta Oct 1975 829Sq Charybdis Flt/431-CY by Feb 1976 until c Apr 1976 829Sq Gurkha Flt/444 by May 1979 RNAY Wroughton store by Aug 1980 To RNZN 1983. Aircraft Retired / Not available by 1983
Whenuapai ( 1985 ) Royal New Zealand Navy 1983,
ex XT781 from Royal Navy Retired Apr 1998 Sold to Westland Became G-KAWW and flies from Swansea painted as XT781 /426 Moved to North Weald still as G-KAWW and departed 1 Dec 2005 for South Africa, via Felixstowe Docks At Virginia (Durban) July 2008.
2002 ex XT781,NZ3908 2005 to South Africa
Feb.2012 being hangared in Richmond Natal,S.A. until the owner decides what he wants to do with her