Del'd: 14 - 1953 to 1966

Bristol Type 171 Sycamore
australia Fleet Air Arm (RAN)

3 HR.50 (based on the UK HR.12) and 11 HR.51 (based on the UK HR.14).

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1956/57724 SquadronNowra
1953/64723 Squadron Nowra


CV Majestic class

List of Aircraft

C/NModBuiltID     In this OrgIn other Org
13063 Sycamore 3 XA219 Built as Sycamore HR.50
13064 Sycamore 3 1952 XA220 907 Built as Sycamore HR.50
13065 Sycamore 3 XA221 Built as Sycamore HR.50
13071 Sycamore 4 1953 XD653 to Fleet Air Arm Museum, Nowra, in Navy colours as XD653/850. Still 1979, still ...
Royal Navy XD653: Built as HC.51 Allocated G-AMWJ (not used). Delivered t...
13146 w/o 1961 Sycamore 4 1953 XD654 Ditched alongside RN HMS Hermes while operating from HMAS Sydney near the Cocos ...
Royal Navy XD654: Built as HR.51 at Filton. Delivered to RN 1954. To RAN ...
13147 Sycamore 4 1953 XD655 RAN Oct 1954
Royal Navy XD655: Built as HR.51 at Filton. Delivered to RN Mar 1954. To ...
13148 w/o 1957 Sycamore 4 1954 XD656 To RAN Oct 1954. Ditched off HMAS Melbourne and w/o, 4 Dec 1957.
Royal Navy XD656: Built as HR.51 at Filton. Delivered to RN Mar 1954. To ...
13401 w/o 1958 Sycamore 4 1956 XK902 902 992 Built as Sycamore HR.51; del RAN. left UK on HMAS Melbourne.
13407 w/o 1957 Sycamore 4 1956 XK903 Built as Sycamore HR.51; del RAN.
XL507 903 ex XK903. At some early point, re-serialled as XL507
13504 w/o 1962 Sycamore 4 1959 XN449 Built as Type 171 Mk4 Sycamore HR.51 at Weston-super-Mare. Del RAN Jun 1959 as X...
13505 Sycamore 4 1958 XN450 built at Weston-super-Mare, UK as HR.51 ex G-18-178. Last Sycamore built. To Roy...
- XN450: to Business Aviation Bankstown Sep 1965
1979 Camden Museum of Aviation, in RAN marks /848
Preserved at Beck Collection (rotorless), Mareeba QLD i...
13070 Sycamore 4 1952 XR592 converted to HR.51, sold to RAN May 1961 and XR592 alloc Jun 1961, UK; XR592 Roy...
- G-AMWI: Built Filton. Prototype Sycamore Mk.4 ff May 1953. (mar...
Attended a well publicised Helicopter Party in Jun 1958...
- VH-BAW: VH-BAW stored, wfu 14/08/1972
- XR592: 1979 Camden Museum of Aviation, restored to RAN marking...
Still with the Thomas Collection (at Narellan), by .

    No longer with this org.

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