Westland sioux


1965

Derived from Agusta ab47

1965





Westland produced version of the Agusta Bell 47G, primarily for the Army Air Corps, Royal Marines and Royal Air Force.
3 seat observation and basic training machine, with large forward plexiglass bubble canopy and a skeletal, triangular section tail boom with a small ventral fillet. Powered by a single Lycoming piston engine, fed with fuel from two high level mounted external tanks and driving a 2 bladed single rotor with short inertial stabilising minor blades.
Built at the Old Mixon (Weston-super-Mare) and Hayes (Middlesex) factories, with the first Westland model flying on 9 Mar 1965.


Organisations

From Organisation with model sioux
1965
united kingdom Army Air Corps
    193 1965/78
united kingdom Royal Marines
    23 1965/75
1966
united kingdom Royal Air Force
    15 1966/82
Construction Numbers on database of sioux or its versions

233sioux




Construction Numbers Help Us

C/NBuilt asYearHistory
Filter    
wa310 1965 UK XT151 : AAC Sioux AH.1; 21Oct78 In storage Wroughton
26jul75 with ARWF coded I at Middle Wallop Airshow 1975
AAC Historic Flight by 2013
wa311 1965 UK XT152 : AAC Sioux AH.1 - Scrapped Wroughton September 1976
wa312 1965 UK XT153 : AAC Sioux AH.1
DE D-HOFD : Germany unk, to ZS-HJB
ZA ZS-HJB : South Africa; w/o 07dec81
wa313 1965 UK XT154 : AAC Sioux AH.1
ZA ZS-HLX : South Africa
wa314 1965 UK XT155 : AAC Sioux AH.1
DE D-HFFF : Germany unk; To EC-EEJ
ES EC-EEJ : Spain unk
wa315 1965 UK XT156 : AAC Sioux AH.1
UK G-BFEI : Bell 47G-3B-1 Sioux AH.1 c/n wan6; Trent Helicopters Lt+
wa316 1965 UK XT157 : AAC Sioux AH.1
XT157 : Sold in Hong Kong to Autair 15Dec78
wa317 1965 UK XT158 : AAC Sioux AH.1
wa318 1965 UK XT159 : AAC Sioux AH.1
XT159 : Sold to Autair, Luton for spares during 1976
wa319 1965 UK XT160 : AAC Sioux AH.1; to G-BGAM
UK G-BGAM : Bell 47G-3B-1 Sioux AH.1 c/n wan10; private from Oct78;+
w/o 26May79
wa320 1965 UK XT161 : AAC Sioux AH.1 d/d 10jun65
w/o 29jun66
wa321 1965 UK XT162 : AAC Sioux AH.1
UK G-BJFN : To G-BFJN 10Jul87 Howden Helicopters, Spaldington, w/o +
wa322 1965 UK XT163 : AAC Sioux AH.1 d/d 02Jun65, w/o 23Oct74
wa323 1965 UK XT164 : AAC Sioux AH.1 d/d 14Jun65, w/o 19Jun75
Displayed at the Farnborough Airshow 1968
wa324 1965 UK XT165 : AAC Sioux AH.1
UK G-BHOI : Unk date; to ZS-HFF
ZA ZS-HFF : Composite with XV324, Stored Bremgarten
wa325 1965 UK XT166 : AAC Sioux AH.1; d/d 01Jul65, w/o 14Jan70
wa326 1965 UK XT167 : AAC Sioux AH.1 to G-BFYI
UK G-BFYI : Based at Goathland, North Yorkshire
wa327 1965 UK XT168 : AAC Sioux AH.1 to D-HICE
DE D-HICE : privately owned Karlstadt
wa328 1965 UK XT169 : AAC Sioux AH.1 - To Autair, Luton for spares 1976
wa329 1965 XT170 : AAC Sioux AH.1 to EC-DLK
ES EC-DLK : w/o during 1988
wa330 1965 UK XT171 : AAC Sioux AH.1
w/o 25nov65 I crashed this helicopter due to disorienta+
wa331 1965 UK XT172 : AAC Sioux AH.1; to Germany D-HAFK
DE D-HAFK : Privately owned Offenburg, Germany
wa332 1965 UK XT173 : AAC Sioux AH.1;d/d 18Aug65, w/o 20Jun67
Shot down by rifle fire in Crater area of Aden and w/o +
wa333 1965 UK XT174 : AAC Scout AH.1; d/d 23Aug65
AAC with 666 Sqn displayed at RAF Topcliffe Open Day 08+
AAC; w/o 18apr73 hit telephone lines at Caledon, Tyrone+
wa334 1965 UK XT175 : AAC Sioux AH.1 d/d 23Aug65; w/o 10Oct68
UK TAD175 : AAC Instructional Airframe
XT175 : Preserved Malta Air Museum, TaQali by Mar16
Not anymore in Malta aviation museum it is in a private+
wa335 1965 UK XT176 : RM; Sioux AH.1
Preserved FAA Museum, Yeovilton
wa336 1965 UK XT177 : AAC; Sioux AH.1; d/d 01Sep65, w/o 06Feb67
wa337 1965 UK XT178 : AAC; Sioux AH.1; d/d 02Sep65, w/o 07Apr66
wa338 1965 UK XT179 : AAC
UK G-BFYF : private at Doncaster, Yorkshire Aug78-Jul79; private at+
AU VH-HMK : Australia from Nov85; conv to Westland-Bell-Soloy 47G-3+
AU VH-HMK : McDermott Aviation from Jun06
wa339 1965 UK XT180 : AAC; Sioux AH.1; to G-BFEG
UK G-BFEG : Private; w/o 09Jul79
UK G-BFEG : Re-registered with CAA 29Apr83 with Heliwork Ltd, Thru+
wa340 1965 UK XT181 : AAC; Sioux AH.1 to G-BGID 31Jul02 c/n WAN-31
UK G-BGID : Private; to SE-JHP Vasterhaninge, Sweden 18Nov04
SE SE-JHP : Private based at a private heliport near Nynäshamn in +
wa341 1965 UK XT182 : AAC; Sioux AH.1 Sold and exported during Mar77 to Miam+
wa342 UK XT183 : AAC; Sioux AH.1 unk to ZS-HGZ South Africa
ZA ZS-HGZ : Private owner South Africa
wa343 1965 UK XT184 : AAC; Sioux AH.1 d/d 05Oct65, w/o 11Jun71
wa344 1965 UK XT185 : AAC; Sioux AH.1 d/d 01Oct65, w/o 16Sep73
wa345 1965 UK XT186 : AAC; Sioux AH.1 - unk to G-BEBV
UK G-BEBV : unk to OE-AXP Austria
AT OE-AXP : Private owner
wa346 1965 UK XT187 : AAC Sioux AH.1 d/d 28Oct65, w/o 02Feb66
wa347 1965 UK XT188 : AAC Sioux AH.1 unk to Germany D-HOWD
DE D-HOWD : Private, unk to Spain EC-DVO
ES EC-DVO : Private, unk scrapped
wa348 1965 UK XT189 : AAC Sioux AH.1 unk to USA 1977, Miami, Florida, USA for+
wa349 1965 UK XT190 : AAC; Sioux AH.1
AAC; In storage Wroughton bearing UN markings
AAC; unk to International Helicopter Museum, Weston-Sup+
wa350 1966 UK XT191 : AAC; Sioux AH.1
AAC In storage Wroughton 21Oct78 bearing UN markings
AAC to G-BGXP 20Jul79
UK G-BGXP : many owners, , to G-CIGY 26Oct98
UK G-CIGY : Private owner, Wales - Still registered and active Mar1+
wa351 1965 UK XT192 : AAC Sioux AH.1 unk to Kenya 5Y-BDR
KE 5Y-BDR : Private
wa352 1966 UK XT193 : AAC Sioux AH.1
AAC Displayed at RAF Benson Airshow sep69
AAC Unk to Germany as D-???? then unk to HB-XJE Switze+
CH HB-XJE : Private, based at Grenchen
wa353 1966 UK XT194 : AAC Sioux AH.1 07Jul82 to G-BHAR
UK G-BHAR : Private, three owners then 18Jan08 to Mullingar, County+
wa354 1966 UK XT195 : AAC Sioux AH.1 19Jan82 to G-BEHN
UK G-BEHN : Dollar Air Services, Coventry as Westland-Bell Soloy 47+
IE EI-BKG : Private, unk to USA N8229C
US N8229C : Private
wa355 1966 UK XT196 : AAC Sioux AH.1 w/o 28Jun68
wa356 1966 UK XT197 : RM Sioux AH.1; With 3CBAS coded Z at Middle Wallop Airs+
UK G-BPDY : Private, Reg Canx 29Oct91
Private, Re-registered 16Jan92, to OY-HCO 20Dec02
DK OY-HCO : Private, unk to SE-HIF
SE SE-HIF : Private, unk to VH-HFG
AU VH-HFG : Private, unk to VH-PBK
AU VH-PBK : Private, based at Caboolture, Queensland
wa357 1966 UK XT198 : AAC Sioux AH.1 unk to South Africa ZS-HHX
ZA ZS-HHX : Private, w/o 1980
wa358 1966 UK XT199 : AAC, Sioux AH.1 unk to HP-789 Panama
PA HP-789 : Private
wa359 1965 UK XT200 : AAC, Sioux AH.1, d/d 13Dec 65, unk to pres. Newark Air +
wa360 1966 UK XT201 : AAC, Sioux AH.1, unk to ZS-HLW South Africa
ZA ZS-HLW : Private
Thunder City by 2008
wa361 1966 UK XT202 : AAC, Sioux AH.1, unk to Germany D-HEEE
DE D-HEEE : Private, unk , to EC-DVM in Spain
ES EC-DVM : Private, unk wfu
wa362 1966 UK XT203 : AAC, Sioux AH.1, unk to South Africa as ZS-???
wa363 1965 UK XT204 : AAC Sioux AH.1 d/d 23Dec65, w/o 03Apr69
wa364 1965 UK XT205 : AAC Sioux AH.1 unk Germany to D-HGGG
DE D-HGGG : based at Oedheim, Germany
wa365 1965 UK XT206 : AAC Sioux AH.1
AAC Displayed at RAF Benson Airshow 1968
unk To Germany D-HAFQ
DE D-HAFQ : Private w/o 13Jun80
wa366 1965 UK XT207 : AAC Sioux AH.1 26jul75 with ARWF coded J at Middle Wall+
DE D-HMHF : Private unk to Austria OE-AXS
AT OE-AXS : Private unk to D-HCXA Germany
DE D-HCXA : Private
wa367 1966 UK XT208 : AAC Sioux AH.1 d/d 03Feb66, w/o 17Mar72, stored Fivemil+
wa368 1966 UK XT209 : AAC Sioux AH.1 unk to D-HAUI
DE D-HAUI : Private based Oedheim, Germany
wa369 1966 UK XT210 : AAC Sioux AH.1 d/d 03Feb66, w/o 25Nov69
wa370 1966 UK XT211 : AAC Sioux AH.1 26jul75 with ARWF coded P at Middle Wall+
UK G-BFOH : Private 15Apr86 to Cyprus as 5B-CGO
CY 5B-CGO : Private unk w/o
wa371 1966 UK XT212 : AAC Sioux AH.1 unk to Germany D-HAFG
DE D-HAFG : Private , w/o 15Jul81
wa372 1966 UK XT213 : AAC Sioux AH.1 27Jun78 to G-BFLS
UK G-BFLS : Private 7Jun82 to Cyprus as 5B-CFQ
CY 5B-CFQ : Private unk to N5VZ
US N5VZ : Private cancelled 24Jun04 as destroyed
wa373 1966 UK XT214 : AAC Sioux AH.1 11Jan78 to G-BFJU
UK G-BFJU : Private 24Jun82 to Cyprus 5B-CEX
CY 5B-CEX : Private unk to SU-BHB Egypt
EG SU-BHB : Private
wa374 1966 UK XT215 : AAC Sioux AH.1 d/d 10Mar66, w/o 06Oct70
wa375 1966 UK XT216 : AAC Sioux AH.1 d/d 10Mar66, w/o 30Jul66
wa376 1966 UK XT217 : AAC Sioux AH.1 unk to Malaysia 9M-AUO
MY 9M-AUO : Private
wa377 1966 UK XT218 : AAC Sioux AH.1 unk sold in Hong Kong 1978
wa378 1967 UK XT219 : AAC Sioux AH.1 d/d 01Feb67, w/o 26Mar67
wa379 1967 UK XT220 : AAC Sioux AH.1;26jul75 with ARWF coded L at Middle Wall+
DE D-HDDD : Private
wa380 1966 UK XT221 : AAC Sioux AH.1
UK G-CHOP : private from Dec78; many owners
2011 appears on movie X-Men: First Class
wa381 1966 UK XT222 : AAC Sioux AH.1 unk to D-HIII Germany
DE D-HIII : Private based Oedheim, Germany
wa382 1966 UK XT223 : AAC Sioux AH.1 24Jul79 to G-BGZK
UK G-BGZK : Private, many owners until 11May99 to G-XTUN
UK G-XTUN : Private based at Hawarden - still current at Mar16
wa383 1966 UK XT224 : AAC Sioux AH.1 08Jul76 to G-BEBW
UK G-BEBW : Private Reg to Trent Helicopters, Luton Airport unk to +
AT OE-AXU : Private unk to D-HNFA Germany
DE D-HNFA : Private
wa384 1966 UK XT225 : AAC Sioux AH.1 d/d 03May66, w/o 17Mar75
wa385 1966 UK XT226 : AAC Sioux AH.1 d/d 12May66, last noted G.I. Hong Kong
wa386 1966 UK XT227 : AAC Sioux AH.1 21oct78 In storage at Wroughton
UK G-BHKB : Westland-Bell-Soloy 47G-3B-1 c/n wap87; Heliwork Ltd Ja+
DE D-HAAA : Grasberger Helicopter GmbH at Oedheim Heliport, from F+
UK G-BHKB : Heliworks, Thruxton
wa387 1966 UK XT228 : AAC Sioux AH.1; 26jul75 with ARWF coded W at Middle Wal+
DE D-HAFR : Private Unk to Austria OE-CXS
AT OE-CXS : Private Unk Scrapped
wa388 1966 UK XT229 : AAC Sioux AH.1 Unk to ZS-HLM South Africa
ZA ZS-HLM : Private
wa389 1966 UK XT230 : AAC Sioux AH.1 Unk to South Africa as ZS-???
wa390 1966 UK XT231 : AAC Sioux AH.1 Scrp Wroughton 1977
wa391 1966 UK XT232 : AAC Sioux AH.1 Unk to ZS-HIL South Africa
ZA ZS-HIL : Private
wa392 1966 UK XT233 : AAC Sioux AH.1 Scrp Wroughton Sep76
wa393 1966 UK XT234 : AAC Sioux AH.1 Unk to G-BFVM
UK G-BFVM : Private Shobdon, Herefordshire, w.f.u. Nov87
wa394 1966 UK XT235 : AAC Sioux AH.1 scrp Wroughton Sep76
wa395 1966 UK XT236 : AAC Sioux AH.1 d/d 04Jul66; Oct07 preserved at AeroVen+
XT236 : 18sep16 travelling exhibit and under restoration with S+
wa396 1966 UK XT237 : AAC Sioux AH.1 Unk To Germany D-HAFL
DE D-HAFL : Private Unk , to EC-FRA Spain
ES EC-FRA : Private
wa397 1966 UK XT238 : AAC Sioux AH.1 d/d 04Jul66, w/o 07Jul73
15th/16th Queen's Royal Lancers. Crashed 07 July 1973 i+
wa398 1966 UK XT239 : AAC Sioux AH.1 Unk to ZS-HLM South Africa
ZA ZS-HLM : Private
wa399 1966 UK XT240 : AAC Sioux AH.1 Broken up Wroughton EGDT Oct77
wa400 1966 UK XT241 : AAC Sioux AH.1 w/o 02Jan77
wa401 1966 UK XT242 : AAC Sioux AH.1 d/d 02Aug66, w/o 15Apr75, pres. AeroVent+
UK XT242 : Pres. Aeroventure
wa402 1966 UK XT243 : AAC Sioux AH.1; 26jul75 with ARWF coded T at Middle Wal+
PA HP-850 : Private
wa403 1966 UK XT244 : AAC Sioux AH.1 unk D-HATW
DE D-HATW : Private unk to HB-XIF
CH HB-XIF : Private unk to OE-AXZ
AT OE-AXZ : Private Unk to D-HLBS
DE D-HLBS : Private unk revert to OE-AXZ
AT OE-AXZ : Private unk to D-HISE
DE D-HISE : Private unk to HB-ZBF
CH HB-ZBF : Private based at Grenchen
wa404 1966 UK XT245 : AAC Sioux AH.1 to Germany D-HHRK
DE D-HHRK : Private w/o 11Jul78
wa405 1966 UK XT246 : AAC Sioux AH.1 d/d 13Sep66, w/o 04Sep69
wa406 1966 UK XT247 : AAC Sioux AH.1 Scrp Wroughton EGDT Sep76
wa407 1966 UK XT248 : AAC Sioux AH.1 to Australia Aug86 as VH-???
wa408 1966 UK XT249 : AAC Sioux AH.1 01Nov79 to G-BHBV
UK G-BHBV : Private reg to Heliworks, Thruxton until 01May80
UK G-BHBV : Private reg to Helicrops Ltd, Banbury, Oxford, UK 12May+
UK G-SMRI : Private Reg to Helicrops Ltd, Thruxton until 11Jul86 w/+
wa409 1966 UK XT250 : AAC Sioux AH.1 unk to Germany for spares 1977


Top Page     |     Page 2    


Latest News

JBI Helicopters in the Farming of Cranberry Bogs

Aeromedical Tilt Rotor Seminar in Australia

Falcon Aviation Orders Three More H160

ASU Delivered NVG Capable AS350 to HNZ Topflight

EDIC’ Horizon International Flight Academy

400,000 Flight Hours for V-22 Osprey Fleet

Sikorsky S-92 Certified by Mexico DGAC

AAR to Enhance Support for the UAE Armed Forces

Sponsors

Viewpoint

Saxon


Promote Your Services Here



Sponsored by
Viewpoint Saxon

Promote Here







Flying a helicopter
Helicopter stories
Accidents
Acronyms
Jobs new
Airliners
Airshows
Future helicopters
For Sale
Contact


Database

47189 serials
20053 photos
4006 heliports