united kingdom Stornoway

Outer Hebrides, Scotland
united kingdom





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2.9281 Western Isles Hospital, Scotland
57.3133 Aultbea, Scotland
91.2164 BUTEC, Scotland
100.4 64 Faraid Head HLS, Scotland
101.3 66 Durness, Scotland
101.9 71 Loch Eriboll, Scotland



58 13 N - 6 20 W
2nm E of Stornoway, Isle of Lewis
ICAO: EGPOIATA: SYY
Elevation: 26 feet



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Units Login to Edit



YearsRotary Wing Aircraft Unitbold : Current Model
normal: Unit no longer at this base
1987/nowStornoway Districts-92 Helibus 2007/now
s-61 H-3 1987/07




News about this location :

Stornoway Joins Bristow UK SAR Network, 10-Jul-17 : Stornoway, in the Outer Hebrides of Scotland, helicopter base has officially transferred into the UK SAR contract, becoming the 10th and final base to enter the nationwide network operated by Bristow

Bristow SAR Third Anniversary in Northern Scotland, 29-Jul-16 : Bristow’s Gap SAR search and rescue contract celebrates third anniversary from Sumburgh and Stornoway in Northern Scotland with more than 900 missions with the S-92 helicopters


Operations

DatesOperation
11-apr-1524-apr-15Exercise Joint Warrior 15-1


Events Login to Edit

DatesOrg/TypeUnit
2003 homebaseHM CoastguardS-61N Mk.IIG-BBHL
2014-may HM CoastguardS-92AG-MCGD
2015-apr British International HelicoptersS-61N Mk.IIG-BFRI
2015-jun-09 HM CoastguardS-92AG-MCGG


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