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Sea King HAS.5



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wa 631 1969 XV643 : has.1 HAS.1 f/f 10jun69, d/d 29oct73; conv to HAS.2A; then t+
XV643 : f/f 10 Jun 1969, HAS.1 A&AEE Boscombe Down by Aug 1969
XV643 : d/d RN 29 Jan 1973, 814Sq/270-H by Apr 1973, 824Sq/055-+
has.2a HAS.2A 819Sq/305-PW by Mar 1978 still May 1979 still Ju+
HAS.5, 820Sq/015-R by Jun 1986, 820Sq/009-R by 1988, 81+
has.6 HAS.6 819Sq/703-PW by Mar 1993 still Feb 1999, until c +
XV643 : G.I. BDRF DARA St. Athan /262 by Aug 2002 still 2003 st+
wa 635 1969 XV647 : has.1 ff 6 Sep1969, dd 26 Sep 1969 to RN as HAS.1 700Sq(S) Sq+
has.2a Converted to HAS.2A from mid 1976, 820Sq/412-BL by Apr +
Ditched in the gulf of mexico in 1978,engine failure wh+
820Sq/413-BL by Jul 1979, 820Sq/360-N by Jul 1980
Converted to HAS.5 from spring 1982. 826Sq/527 by May 1+
hu.5 Conv to HU.5 mid 1987; 771Sq/820-CU by Feb 1988 still M+
RN; 1994 type:HAS.5U 771Sqn./R-820; 1996 771Sqn./20
771Sq Gannet SAR Flt//707-WP by Dec 2001, still May 200+
771Sq /828-CU involved in MSC Napoli rescue on 18 Jan 2+
Gannet SAR Flt /828 by Dec 2008 still May 2009; to Flee+
wa 636 1969 XV648 : has.1 RN, ff 14 Sep 1969, dd 6 Oct 1969 to RN as HAS.1; 700Sq+
has.2a Conv HAS.2A between Oct 1978 and c Jul 1979; 706Sq/594-+
Conv HAS.5 from Mar 1986; 706Sq/587 by Oct 1987; 706Sq/+
13mar88 pictured (pic1) (pic2) as HAS.5 type 706Sqn /(5+
1994 HAS.5U type 706Sqn /CU-82
hu.5 Conv HU.5 c 1994, 819Sq/708-PW by Jan 1999 still Sep 20+
08apr08 pictured (pic3) as HU5 rescue type as /(7)18 77+
2009 HU.5S type 771Sqn /18
771 Sq /18. Stencilled with Trawler Trevessa on sponson+
23jul13 pictured (pic4) as 771Sq /18 duty SAR at RNAS C+
Sep14 stored at Vector Aerospace Fleetlands
Dismantled by Aug16
wa 639 1969 XV651 : has.1 Built as HAS.1 and ff 17 Oct 1969, dd 07 Nov 1969 RAE +
RN; 1994 type:HAS.5 706Sqn./591; 1996 type:HAS.5 706Sqn+
771 Sq/824-CU by Jun 2003. On scene Boscastle.
XV651 : 15jul10 QinetiQ at Boscombe Down
XV651 : 09mar16 at Honeypot Lane for sale as airframe only
10aug16 at mini moo's farm, Edmondsley, Durham. DH7 6EY
wa 640 1969 XV652 : has.1 Built as HAS.1 and ff 12 Nov 1969, dd 03 Dec 1969. Conv+
wa 642 1969 XV654 : has.1 f/f 9 Dec 1969; d/d 5 Jan 1970 as HAS.1; 824Sq/050-R F+
has.2a 706Sq/585
825Sq/85 landed on mv Atlantic Causeway evening of 13 M+
Conv to HAS.5; 706Sq/588 by 1986; 820Sq/018-R by 1988 s+
18-22mar88 type:HAS.5 820Sqn./R-018 embarked HMS Ark Ro+
XV654 : MoD; 08jun91 type:HAS.6 NARO./R-018 ex 820Sqn.
XV654 : has.6 RN HAS.1 type; conv HAS.2A; conv HAS.5; conv HAS.6; a+
wa 645 1969 XV657 : has.1 RN; 1985 type:HAS.6 706Sqn./CU-89; 2010 i/a SFDO./DD-13+
f/f 21 Jan 1970, d/d 11 Feb 1970, HAS.1 824Sq/053-R Mar+
With 706 Sq/596-CU, took part in rescue from Merc Enter+
09jun79 /CU-580 with 706Sqn at Fleetlands
has.2a Conv to HAS.2A. 706Sq/589 by 1984 still Aug 1985, to NA+
Conv to HAS.5. RNAY Fleetlands by 1987, /132 Westland b+
wa 646 1970 XV658 : has.1 f/f 03/02/1970; d/d 26/02/1970; conv HAS.5, unk; w/o 03+
f/f 3 Feb 1970, d/d 26 Feb 1970 as HAS.1, 824Sq/054-R b+
has.2a Conv to HAS.2A, 819 Sq/304-PW by May 1979.
Conv to HAS.5. 706Sq/596 by Sep 1982, 820Sq/016-N by De+
wa 648 1970 XV660 : has.1 f/f 27/02/1970, d/d 26/03/1970, conv HAS.6, unk, GIA AE+
706Sq/595-CU by Jun 1970 still Sep 1977. RNAY Fleetland+
has.2a 824Sq/584 by Mar 1979, 824 Sq/536 by Dec 1979, 824 Sq A+
HAS.5 810Sq/507 by May 1984 still 1986 still 1988, RNAY+
has.6 HAS.6 810Sq/503 by Sep 1990;819Sq A Flt/698-CL by Aug 1+
wa 649 1970 XV661 : has.1 RN
22feb93 HAS.5 type 771Sqn./CU-824
1995 HAS.5 type 771Sqn./CU-824; 1996 HAS.5 type 771Sqn.+
hu.5 771 Sq/826-CU, stencilled mv Lovat on sponsons and rear+
24aug14 pictured as /CU-(8)26 at Newquay Lifeboat Day
771 Sq/826 first ever landing of a SAR helicopter, on n+
at Nordholz for the 2015 SAR Meet as 771 NAS/26, until +
wa 654 1970 XV666 : has.1 RN HAS.1 f/f 23jun70, d/d 02jul70
02Jul70 delivered to NASU RNAS Culdrose; 14Aug70 of 826+
Displayed at SBAC Farnborough Air Show sep70 when HAS.2+
Sep70 826Sq/144-E still Sep 1972; Aug78 Conv HAS.2A, +
has.2 13Nov78 noted on RFA Fort Grange coded FG.343 of 824Squ+
1986 Conv HAS.5 Fleetlands /598
25Feb87 noted RNAS Culdrose NASU uncoded; 09Mar87 to 8+
17jul88 pictured (top) as 814Sqn /(2)72 HMS Illustrious+
22feb93 HAS.5 type 771Sqn./CU-823
hu.5 1994 HU.5U type 771Sqn /CU-823
16Nov94 noted RNAS Portland coded CU.823 of 771Squadron+
2003 Conv HU.5U 771Sq /823 still 2004; Nov05 771Sq /8+
Fleetlands by Jul 2009; 771Sq /821 by Nov 2009
23jun12 pictured (bot) as HU.5 type /CU-21 at RNAS Yeov+
hu.5 771 Sq/821-CU, stencilled Boscastle Floods on sponsons +
Mar16 771Sqn /(CU-8)21 decommissioned; 11Apr16 last +
stored Gosport
XV666 : hu.5 HeliOps; VAHS Fleetlands for overhaul and repainting b+
wa 656 1970 XV668 : has.1 f/f 22/07/1970, d/d 20/08/1970, conv HAS.5, unk, w/o 24+
RN HAS.2 noted 25jul79 at RNAS Culdrose Air Day coded 4+
f/f 22 Jul 1970, d/d 20 Aug 1970 as HAS.1, 737Sq/526-PO+
wa 658 1970 XV670 : has.1 ff 18 Aug 1970, dd 3 Sep 1970 as HAS.1; 737Sq/664-PO b+
has.2 706 Sq/590-CU by Aug 1978, still Aug 1979
RN HAS.2 noted 25jul79 at RNAS Culdrose Air Day coded 5+
RN; 1993 type:HAS.5 706Sqn./592; 1994 type:HAS.5 819Sqn+
hu.5 23jul13 pictured as /17 with 60 years Royal Navy resc+
771 Sq/817 by Jul 2013, stencilled Boscastle Floods on +
17aug13 type:HU.5 771Sqn. 100 years celebration Marinef+
Mar16 771Sqn /(CU-8)17 decommissioned; 11Apr16 last fl+
wa 661 1970 XV673 : has.1 RN, HAS.1 type f/f 18sep70, d/d 01oct70
RN HAS.2 noted 25jul79 at RNAS Culdrose Air Day coded 5+
1993 HAS.5 type 706Sqn./588; 1994 HAS.5U type 706Sqn./C+
Assigned to 771 Sq/827-CU on 10 Apr 2003. On scene Bosc+
hu.5 conv to HU.5 type; 05jul13 pictured (top) as 771Sqn /27+
24jul13 pictured (bot) as 771Sq /27 at RNAS Culdrose
771 Sq/827, stencilled Yacht Drum England on sponsons a+
preserved on display at RNAS Culdrose by Apr16
wa 664 1971 XV676 : has.1 RN, f/f 27nov70, d/d 16dec70
10Feb71 Delivered to 819 Squadron, noted 26Jun77 RNAS P+
has.2 10May78 Converted RNAY Fleetlands
03Aug79 noted RNAS Yeovilton coded CU-587 of 706Squadro+
RN HAS.2 noted 25jul79 at RNAS Culdrose Air Day coded 5+
20Jul82 Converted RNAY Fleetlands, noted 26May83 uncode+
13Jan84 noted RNAS Lee-on-Solent coded --.266 of 814Sqn+
has.6 25Feb87 noted RNAS Culdrose, NASU being converted to HA+
18may88 pictured as 824Sqn /252 at RNAS Portland outsid+
10Dec89 noted over HMS Newcastle coded --.(7)07 of 819 +
1994 819Sqn./07
02Jul97 noted o HMS Illustrious, coded CM.515 of 810 Sq+
2001 810Sqn./CU-506
hc.6 Unknown date, converted to HC.6 standard; 01May08 noted+
wa 665 1970 XV677 : has.1 HAS.1 f/f 18dec70, d/d 22jan71; conv HAS.2A; conv HAS.5+
HAS.1 820Sq /410-BL by Jan 1973, 814Sq /270-H by Mar 19+
has.2a Fleetlands for HAS.2A conv Nov 1977, 706Sq/595-CU by A+
noted 25jul79 at RNAS Culdrose Air Day coded 595-CU wit+
Fleetlands for HAS.5 conv Jul 1984. NASU CU by May 1985+
has.6 Fleetlands for HAS.6 conv May 1989 810Sq /501 by May 19+
RN in 1996 on HMS Invincible R05 type:HAS.6 /N-269 814S+
to A2619 /269 by Jul 1999 G.I. Gosport still there Mar+
XV677 : The airframe is currently stored at HMS Sultan awaiting+
25/07/06 - Moved to AeroVenture, Doncaster, UK, home of+
wa 667 1971 XV696 : has.1 RN HAS.1 f/f 18jan71 d/d 04feb71
HAS.1 820Sq/411-BL by Dec 1972 still Sep 1973 still Feb+
has.2a conv. HAS.2A RNAY Fleetlands 1977; 814Sq/265-H by Aug 1+
825Sq/68 landed on mv Atlantic Causeway evening of 13 M+
Toppled over following landing in a bog on Falkland Isl+
conv to HAS.5 1983, 810Sq/503 by 1986 still 1988, /503 +
has.6 conv HAS.6 1991, 826Sq B Flt/132 by Jan 1992 still Mar +
wa 670 1971 XV699 : has.1 RN; f/f 01apr71, d/d 29apr71
With 824 Sq/051-R, took part in rescue from Merc Enterp+
has.2 01sep78 HAS.2 type 826Sqn./TG-143
1978 HAS.2 type; conv to HAS.5 type
XV699 : noted embarked on HMS Bulwark coded 141-B with 826NAS m+
XV699 : noted as 826Sq/143 on 11 Mar 1982, en route Portsmouth
XV699 : Dec08 Vector Aerospace
XV699 : 771Sq Culdrose; to 771Sq Gannet SAR Flt /823 on 7 Jul 2+
hu.5 12sep09 pictured as HU.5 type /823 with 771Sq at RAF Le+
Feb15 used for structural repair training at HMS Sultan
wa 671 1971 XV700 : has.1 RN HAS.1 f/f 09apr71, d/d 27may71; conv HAS.2; 09jun84 +
814Sq/272-H by Aug 1974, conv HAS.2A
has.2a HAS.2A 706Sq/589-CU by Aug 1978 still Jul 1979 (in/out?+
825Sq/64 landed on mv Atlantic Causeway evening of 13 M+
18-22mar88 type:HAS.5 820Sqn./R-011 embarked HMS Ark Ro+
has.6 1994 HAS.6 type 810 Sqn /CU-008; 1996 HAS.6 810 Sqn /+
hc.6 2007 HC.6CR type 846Sqn /ZC
Retired AESS Gosport (HMS Sultan)
wa 676 1971 XV705 : has.1 RN; 1994 type:HAR.5U 771Sqn./CU-821; 1996 type:HAR.5 77+
HAS.1 824Sq/051-R by May 1972, 824Sq/056-R by Feb 1973 +
has.2a HAS.2A 814Sq/266-H by Feb 1978, 814Sq/265-B by Aug 1980+
HAS.5 Conv Dec 1985
hu.5 HU.5 conv Aug 1987; 771Sq/821-CU by Feb 1988
24jul96 pictured (pic1) as HU.5 type 771Sqn /CU-821 at +
To A2618 /821-CU stored HMS Sultan, to DARA Fleetlands +
28jul10 pictured (pic2) as /29 at RNAS Culdrose Air Day
flying with 771 NAS for the second time that day to the+
26nov14 pictured (pic3) as /CU-829 at RNAS Culdrose
XV705 : 13aug17 at Mackleys Industrial Estate BN5 9XE outside B+
wa 679 1971 XV708 : has.1 RN, f/f 07dec71, d/d 05jan72
has.2 27Jul78 noted RNAS Prestwick coded PW.702 of 819 Squadr+
24Feb87 noted RNAS Culdrose; 13 Mar88 picture on RFA En+
has.6 10Oct90 noted RNAY Fleetlands on conversion
14Mar91 noted RNAS Portland coded --.708 of 819 Squadro+
1994 HAS.6 type 849Sqn /CU-708; 1996 HAS.6 type 810Sqn +
05Jul97 noted Breda - Gilze-Rijen coded CU.501 and 29Se+
25may13 pictured in front of the Royal Liver Building a+
wa 682 1972 XV711 : has.1 f/f 10/02/1972, d/d 20/03/1972, GIA AESS Gosport, Hamps+
RN HAS.2 noted 25jul79 at RNAS Culdrose Air Day coded 5+
820Sq/011-N, Squadron visit to Yeovilton, 17 Jan 1985
wa 838 1976 XZ570 : has.2 RN f/f 18jun76, d/d 19jul76, First new build HAS.2, Wes+
RN ff 18 Jun 1976, dd 19 Jul 1976; First new build HAS.+
wa 839 1976 XZ571 : has.2 RN HAS.2, f/f 08jul76, d/d 01sep76; 826Sq/140-TG by Aug+
01sep78 HAS.2 type 826Sqn./TG-140
826Sq /140, noted at Bickleigh 6 Jun 1979
replaced XV699 as 826Sq/143-H on 25 Feb 1982.
Conv. to HAS.5 826Sq/526 by Jan 1985 still 1986; 826Sq/+
826Sq B Flt/136 (deployed HMS Coventry during Gulf War,+
826Sq B Flt/136 Cornwall Flt Jul 1991 to c Jun 1992
28Sep99 820Sqn./L-016 embarked aboard HMS Illustrious +
2000 type:HAS.6 820Sqn./L-016; 2001 still
has.6 Conv. to HAS.6 820Sq/016-L by 2003; stored HMS Sultan +
wa 841 1976 XZ573 : has.2 RN Sea King HAS.2 f/f 05aug76, d/d 13sep76; w/o 18may8+
HAS.2 826Sq/141-TG by Feb 1977; 826Sq/141-B by May 1979+
826Sq /141, noted at Bickleigh 6 Jun 1979
RN HAS.2 noted 25jul79 at RNAS Culdrose Air Day coded 1+
conv to HAS.5 from Jun 1980; 706Sq/593-CU by Jan 1981; +
w/o 17may72 lost off HMS Hermes. The crew were rescued +
wa 842 1976 XZ574 : has.2 HAS.2 ditched in Arabian Sea after main transmission oi+
HAS.5 810Sq/506 by 1986 still 1988
has.6 HAS.6 to 820Sq/015-L by Jan 1999, 810Sq/512 by Oct 2000+
17may97 pictured as /15-L on HMS Illustrious (R06)
has.6 RN; 1998 type:HAS.6 820Sqn./L-015 embarked aboard HMS I+
has.6 28Sep99 type:HAS.6 820Sqn./L-015 embarked aboard HMS Il+
has.6 2004 type:HAS.6 771Sqn./29
wa 843 1976 XZ575 : has.2 Westland Sea King HAS.2, f/f 08/09/1976; del Royal Navy+
RN HAS.2 noted 25jul79 at RNAS Culdrose Air Day coded 4+
RN; 1994 type:HAS.5U 706Sqn./99
XZ575 : Asset transferred from DERA, on creation of QinetiQ, Ju+
wa 845 1976 XZ577 : has.2 Westland Seaking HAS.2, f/f: 05/11/1976; del Royal Navy+
noted as 826Sq/142 on 11 Mar 1982, en route Portsmouth
wa 846 1976 XZ578 : has.2 Westland Seaking HAS.2, f/f 01dec76; d/d 18jan77; conv+
1994 as 706Sqn /CU-81
hu.5 2013 HU.5 type as /(CU-8)30 Prestwick (Gannet) SAR Fl+
17nov15 decommissioned for transport by road to Portsmo+
XZ578 : 02jun16 seen on the M25 on the back of a truck
Oct16 for sale on an auction site
09may17 fuselage at Caernarfon Airport and about to mov+
Sep17 fuselage in house garden at Pont-y-llyn, Llyn Pad+
wa 848 1977 XZ580 : has.2 RN, f/f 25mar77, d/d 13jan77 HAS.2 type XZ580
03Jul80 noted RNAS Lee-on-Solent coded B.272 of 814Squa+
10Oct80 noted RNAY Fleetlands on conversion
825Sq/72 landed on mv Atlantic Causeway evening of 13 M+
18Dec82 noted RNAS Portland coded -.272 of 814Squadron,+
has.6 Unknown date - converted HAS6; unknown date noted coded+
hc.6 By 2006 converted to HC.6 standard, coded ZB or 846Sqd;+
wa 850 1977 XZ582 : has.2 Westland Seaking HAS.2 f/f 13jul77, d/d 01sep77; conv H+
After a bearing seal failure tha a/c ditched and sank s+
wa 875 1979 XZ915 : Ex XV915, f/f 07feb79, d/d 30mar79, w/o 06mar81
07Jun80 noted RNAS Lee-on-Solent coded 015.N of 820 squ+
w/o 06mar81 collided with Sea King XZ917 during approac+
wreck of main fuselage at Arbroath dump/015-N by 1983
noted at RNAS Culdrose Airday 25jul79 uncoded with 706N+
wa 876 1979 XZ916 : Built as HAS.5 f/f 16 Feb 1979, d/d 30 March 1979 to RN+
23May84 noted RNAS Portland coded -.525 of 826Squadron;+
noted at Westland Factory, Yeovil EGHF 12sep79
wa 877 1979 XZ917 : Ex XV917, f/f 01/03/1979, d/d 05/04/1979, w/o 06/03/198+
06Mar81 coded N.016 of 820Squadron, HMS Invincible coll+
noted at RNAS Culdrose Airday 25jul79 uncoded with 706N+
wa 878 1979 XZ918 : ff 3 Apr 1979, dd 6 Jun 1979, HAS.5 820Sq/020-N by Jan +
28Oct82 noted RNAS Culdrose as N.020 of 820Squadron, HM+
820Sq/020-N, Squadron visit to Yeovilton, 17 Jan 1985
1994 HAS.5 type 706Sqn /CU-89
05jun94 HAS.5 type 706Sqn./589 Flypast Portsmouth harbo+
05Jun96 noted RNAY Fleetlands uncoded
N16-918 : mk50a dd 25 Jun 1996 to RAN as N16-918. Purchased as replacem+
Nickname Desmond....(22)
817 Sqn /Shark 22; wfu Sep11 7988 hours
15dec11 took part 817Sqn final Sea King flight formatio+
wa 879 1979 XZ919 : f/f 24/04/1979, d/d 01/06/1979, w/o 27/06/1985
noted at RNAS Culdrose Airday 25jul79 uncoded
noted as 826Sq/141 on 11 Mar 1982, en route Portsmouth
03Jul82 noted HMS Illustrious coded -.271 of 814Squadro+
27Jun85 Coded -.529 of 826Squadron Crashed after in-fli+
wa 880 1979 XZ920 : 28Oct82 noted RNAS Culdrose coded N.010 of 820 squadron+
1994 HAS.5U type 771Sqn /CU-882; 1996 HAR.5 type 771Sqn+
hu.5 02Oct96 noted RNAS Portland coded -.822 of 771Squadron;+
26nov14 pictured as /CU-824 at RNAS Culdrose
Mar16 771Sqn /(CU-8)24 decommissioned; 11Apr16 last fl+
noted at RNAS Culdrose Airday 25jul79 uncoded
wa 881 1979 XZ921 : RN HAS.5 f/f 17jul79, d/d 20sep79
28Oct82 noted RNAS Culdrose coded N.017 of 820Squadron,+
820Sq/017-N, Squadron visit to Yeovilton, 17 Jan 1985
has.6 1996 HAS.6 type 706Sqn /587
19Mar98 coded CU.507 of 810 Squadron; 31Jan03 noted at +
Nov13 withams specialist vehicles, up for tender sale
XZ921 : Airframe at Mini Moos farm Durham by Aug16
wa 882 1979 XZ922 : 20Jul81 noted RNAS Culdrose coded CU.580 706Squadron; 0+
has.6 03Dec90 noted coded -.500 at RNAY Fleetlands undergoing+
06Oct93 noted RNAY Fleetlands coded BD.134; 08Feb98 not+
hc.6 RN in 1996 type:HAS.6 /03 810Sqn. ; 2007 type:HC.6CR /Z+
by 2004 converted to HC.6 standard; 18Sep04 noted at RN+
wa 887 1980 ZA126 : RN, f/f 26aug80, d/d 02oct80
820Sq/012-N, Squadron visit to Yeovilton, 17 Jan 1985
has.6 1994 HAS.6 type 810Sqn./CU-09
24+25jul99 810Sqn./CU-504 Fairford air show
Sea King 849Sq /91 by Jul 2009; to Fleetlands /91 by Oct 2009
asac.7 02jul11 pictured (top) as 849NAS/91 at RAF Waddington. +
31jan15 still in active service on 849Sq at RNAS Culdro+
10may15 pictured (bot) with 849NAS embarked HMS Ocean a+
wa 888 1980 ZA127 : RN HAS.5 f/f 09sep80, d/d 02oct80
820Sq/361-N by Dec 1980, 820Sq/011-N by Feb 1982, 810Sq+
May87 pictured as /04 at St Georges recreation ground, +
1994 HAS.5 type 706Sqn /592
05jun94 HAS.5 type 706Sqn./592 Flypast Portsmouth harbo+
has.6 conv to HAS.6 Apr 1992 c Mar 1993; 706Sq/592 by May 199+
1996 HAS.6 type 706Sqn /592
19jul01 to Gosport as Ground instructional airframe
ZA127 : 12may16 in a campsite in Thornhill, Scotland
Featured in Channel 4 Amazing Spaces TV programme (Seri+
wa 889 1980 ZA128 : has.6 RN; f/f 13oct80, d/d 26nov80; conv HAS.6, unk; stored, +
820Sq/014-N, Squadron visit to Yeovilton, 17 Jan 1985
28Sep99 820Sqn./010 embarked aboard HMS Illustrious R06+
Oct.2011 to RAF Cosford for technical training
wa 890 1980 ZA129 : has.6 RN; 1994 type:HAS.6 849Sqn./CU-502; 1996 type:HAS.6 810+
wa 891 1980 ZA130 : RN HAS5 f/f 07jan81, d/d 03feb81; 826Sq/132-H by Apr 19+
824Sq /353, noted visiting Norton pad on 5 Oct 1982
05jun94 HAS.5 type 706Sqn./587 Flypast Portsmouth harbo+
17jan14 emergency landing in a field near Ardrossan, Ay+
hu.5 conv HU.5U at Fleetlands from Jun 1996; 771Sq/824-CU by+
jul00 HAS.5U type 771Sqn./CU-824
771Sq Gannet Flt/709-PW by Apr 2003 still Dec 2004 stil+
2005 pictured (pic1) as /709 at Kiel Marien Air Force B+
06aug06 pictured (pic2) with 771sqd as ZA130 /719 dur+
771Sq/819 by Aug 2006; VL AMG/19 by May 2007; 771Sq/819+
jul07 HU.5 type 771Sqn /CU-819
05sep09 pictured (pic3) as 771Sq/19 at HMNB Devonport d+
771Sq Gannet SAR Flt/719 by Apr 2013
wa 892 1981 ZA131 : RN HAS.5 f/f 03feb81, d/d 03mar81; conv HAS.6; wfu &+
noted as 826Sq/133 on 11 Mar 1982, en route Portsmouth
HAS.5 826Sq/533 by 1986, 826Sq/131 by 1988
has.6 HAS.6 /271-N, stored Gosport by 2003, still Aug 2006, D+
12may15 seen on a low-loader southbound on M40 near Ban+
wa 893 1981 ZA132 : Westland Se King HAS.5, c/n WA893, f/f:19/02/1981, del +
noted as 826Sq/134 on 11 Mar 1982, en route Portsmouth
wa 894 1981 ZA133 : has.6 RN HAS.5, f/f 03apr81, d/d 14may81; 826Sq/135 by Mar 19+
28Sep99 type:HAS.6 820Sqn./L-013 embarked aboard HMS Il+
stored Gosport, Hampshire
wa 895 1981 ZA134 : RN in 1996 771Sqn. /824; 2004 type HU.5SAR 771Sqn. /CU-+
2008 pictured (top) on static display during SAR-Meet i+
hu.5 May12 HU.5 type based at HMS Gannet (Prestwick) with th+
17jan15 as /25 callsign Rescue 177 pictured (bot) being+
wa 896 1981 ZA135 : f/f 18/05/1981, d/d 06/07/1981, conv HAS.6, stored, Gos+
RN; 21jun86 type:HAS.5 participated with Vlootdagen 810+
has.6 2003 type:HAS.6 849Sqn./CU-705
to Air & Ground, Hixon, Staffs by jan12
wa 897 1981 ZA136 : has.6 f/f 17/06/1981, d/d 05/08/1981, conv HAS.6, G.I. Gospor+
noted as 826Sq/140 on 11 Mar 1982, en route Portsmouth
wa 898 1981 ZA137 : 826Sq /146, noted visting HMS Cambridge on 16 Nov 1982
RN HAS.5 type ; 1994 706Sqn /97; jul00 HAS.5U type 771S+
17jul01 pictured (top) as /820-CU at RNAS Culdrose
hu.5 2004 HU.5SAR type 771Sqn /CU-820; 2009 still
771Sq /820-CU involved in MSC Napoli rescue on 18 Jan 2+
29jul09 pictured (middle) at RNAS Culdrose. USAF HH-60G+
24jul13 pictured (bot) as 771Sq /20, "Mullion Harbour 6+
ZA137 : QinetiQ from 26aug14, on loan until the end of its flyi+
wa 899 1982 ZA166 : RN HAS5 f/f 04mar82 d/d 01apr82
17jan85 as 820Sq /010-N. Squadron visit to Yeovilton
1991 HAS5 type grey cammo
1996 HAS.5 type 706Sqn /81
hu.5 2001 HU.5U type 849Sqn /CU-189
2004 HU5 type 771Sqd /CU-828; Aug07 pictured (pic1) as +
26nov14 pictured (pic2) as /CU-816 at RNAS Culdrose
05mar15 pictured (pic3) at RAF Northolt during Nightsho+
Dec15 wfu, str at Gosport
25jul17 at Fleetlands
03aug17 back at RNAS Culdrose depth prior moving to Por+
ZA166 : hu.5 HeliOps; VAHS Fleetlands for overhaul and repainting b+
wa 900 1982 ZA167 : RN HAS.5 type d/d 28may82
21jul96 pictured as HAR.5 type 771sqn /825 at Fairford +
hu.5 2004 type:HU.5 771Sqn./CU-822; 2009 type:HU.5 771Sqn./2+
19jul11 picture as 771Sq /22 at RNAS Culdrose
814Sq/273-L by Jun 1982 still 1986, 814Sq/265-L by Jun +
771Sq/825-CU by Oct 1995, 771Sq/822-CU by Jun 1999 stil+
wa 901 1982 ZA168 : f/f 02/06/1982, d/d 02/07/1982, conv HAS.6, stored, Gos+
has.6 RN; 2003 type:HAS.6 771Sqn./CU-830
HMS Sultan training school by Apr17
wa 902 1982 ZA169 : 820Sq/015-N by Dec 1982, 706Sq/587-R by Apr 1986 to c D+
820Sq/015-N, Squadron visit to Yeovilton, 17 Jan 1985
has.6 Conv HAS.6 at Fleetlands from Jan 1989, 820Sq/010 by Ja+
has.6 RN; 1996 type:HAS.6 814Sqn./N-265 embarked HMS Invincib+
hu.5 Conv to HU5 (or, at least from HAS.6 with removal of so+
has.6 2011 at the Defence College of Aeronautical Engineering+
wa 903 1982 ZA170 : f/f 02/09/1982, d/d 21/10/1982, to A2645, stored, Gospo+
RN type:HAS.5; 1994 706Sqn./CU-84
wa 939 1984 ZD630 : 820Sq/013-N, Squadron visit to Yeovilton, 17 Jan 1985
has.6 RN; 1996 type:HAS.6 814Sqn./N-271 embarked aboard HMS I+
has.6 28sep99 type:HAS.6 820Sqn./012 embarked aboard HMS Illu+
has.6 2001 type:HAS.6 820Sqn./N-012
wa 940 1984 ZD631 : RN; 1985 706Sqn./90
18-22mar88 type:HAS.5 820Sqn./R-019 embarked HMS Ark Ro+
w/o 10sep91 ditched 34m NW of Esha Ness, Shetland
RN, 28may99 in use as Instructional airframe HMS Sultan+
RN 01mar00 fire trg duties Predannack coded 66,
wa 941 1984 ZD632 : f/f 20/09/1984, d/d 02/10/1984, w/o 15/10/1986
wa 942 1984 ZD633 : RN HAS.5 f/f 23nov984, d/d 04dec84
has.6 1994 HAS.6 type 849 Sqn /CU-507; 1996 HAS.6 type 810 Sq+
28Sep99 HAS.6 type 820Sqn /L-014 aboard HMS Illustrious+
Nov13 on sale at mod-sales.com £15,000, non flyable
wa 943 1984 ZD634 : has.6 RN; 1994 type:HAS.6 810Sqn.; 1996 type:HAS.6 810Sqn./06
wa 944 1985 ZD635 : RN f/f 08feb85, d/d 01mar85; w/o 21jun85
w/o 21jun85 crashed at Taye, Fyfe. Captain/Pilot killed+
wa 945 1985 ZD636 : has.6 RN; 1994 810Sqn /CU-702
aew.2 2000 849Sqn /L-183; 2001 849Sqn /L-183
ASaC.7 857Sq by Aug 2009; 854Sq /82 by Sep 2009
asac.7 2011 857Sqn /CU-182
embarked as 857 NAS/182-CU on HMS Ocean during at least+
wa 946 1985 ZD637 : has.6 f/f 23/04/1985, d/d 21/06/1985, conv HAS.6, GIA AESS Go+
has.6 RN; 1998 819Sqn./PW-700
wa 956 1986 ZE418 : RN, d/d 31Jan86; 27Oct87 noted RNAS Portland and 26Jul8+
26jul88 pictured (top) still as HAS.5 type coded /502 8+
Oct94 as 771Sqn /826 participated SAR meet 94 from Leeu+
aew.2 1996 Approx converted to AEW.2A and noted coded N.186 o+
asac.7 2009 ASaC7 type 849Sqn /186
28jul09 pictured (middle) at RNAS Culdrose Air Day prev+
849Sq /186, in flying display at Devonport Navy Days 20+
849 NAS/186 embarked HMS Illustrious Oct 2009 at Glasgo+
2011 ASaC7 type 849Sqn./86
24jul13 pictured (bot) as /186 at RNAS Culdrose
wa 957 ZE419 : has.6 RN; Jul91 type:HAS.6 814Sqn./N-269
July 1991 pictured at RAF Fairford airshow
w/o 06nov93 Ditched and sank 5m S of Orsay Lighthouse, +
wa 958 1986 ZE420 : RN, f/f 09Apr86 Westlands Yeovil; 29Apr86 d/d RN as HAS+
22+23jun90 type:HAS.5 826Sqn./134 Participated with Fle+
04Dec91 noted RNAS Portland coded -.138 of 826Squadron
1992 type:HAS.5 826Sqn./138; 1994 type:HAS.5 706Sqn./CU+
22Jul97 delivered after conversion to AEW.2A standard c+
aew.2 1998 type:AEW2A 849Sqn./L-183 embarked aboard HMS Illus+
aew.2 28sep99 type:AEW2A 849Sqn./L-183 embarked aboard HMS Il+
asac.7 2009 type:ASaC.7 857Sqn./189
08feb13 seen at Brize Norton stripped down on 2 trailer+
wa 959 1986 ZE421 : RN HAS.5; to ZG935 Westland; 1989 Pakistan as Mk.45A 45+
4516 : Mk.45A; to 111 sqd jan1989. ex RN Has.5 ZE421
wa 961 1986 ZE422 : has.6 RN; 1996 type:HAS.6 706Sqn./588
28aug98 type:HAS.6 embarked aboard R05 HMS Invincible. +
asac.7 conv ASaC.7 at AgustaWestland from May 2005 to c Apr 20+
ASaC.7; 854Sq /92 by Jul 2009; 857Sq /92 by Oct 2009
28jul16 as 849 NAS/192 pictured at RNAS Culdrose for Ai+
849 NAS detached to RAF Lossiemouth on 6 Oct for Ex JW1+
69 C/N.

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