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  • Del'd: 11 - 1973 to 2005







    Uses similar versions to the Army Air Corps but organised through a Fleet Air Arm unit, with Royal Marines aircrew.


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    YearsUnitsbold : Current base of the Unit
    1995/05847NASYU Pristina Kosovo
    RNAS Yeovilton
    RNAS Culdrose
    1975/953 CBASTR Silopi
    IQ Sirsenk
    RNAS Yeovilton
    Aldergrove
    Coypool




    List of Aircraft

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    C/NBuiltID     In this OrgIn other Org

    1016 1973     XW849: Royal Marines Gazelle AH.1 built by Westland; 3CBAS./G Flyp+
    British Army XW849: AAC AH.1

    - XW849: Aug15 being rebuilt to flying status for the Gazelle Sq+
    1021 1973     XW851: Royal Marines Gazelle AH.1 built by Westland; 2000 847Sqn /H
    British Army XW851: AAC noted in storage at RNAY Wroughton

    AAC AH.1; VTOL Tri Services, Durham

    - G-CIEY: Gazelle Flying Group from Apr14
    1231     XW912: 1980 3CBAS /L
    British Army XW912: AAC Gazelle AH.1 built by Westland

    instructional airframe at SEAE ( School of Electrical a+

    Oct11 instr a/c at SEAE Arborfield TAD.019
    1254 1974     XX376: RM 3CBAS w/o 29sep83
    1257 1974     XX377: Royal Marines; 3CBAS./L
    (C)L E
    British Army XX377: AAC AH.1; 656Sqn w/o Falklands/Malvinas, shot down by +
    1268 1974     XX380: 12apr02 pictured (pic1) at Camp Justice, Kadhimiya (northeas+
    1269 1974     XX381: 1980 3CBAS /F
    British Army XX381: AAC Gazelle AH.1 built by Westland

    1998 662Sqn.

    662 Sq, 3 REGT during Jul 1999

    - XX381: displayed within grounds Wellbeck Defence Sixth Form C+

    Dec17 still at Welbeck College just visible from main e+
    1273 1974     XX383: 1980 3CBAS /C
    British Army XX383: AAC Gazelle AH1 built by Westland. In 2000 /D 666Sqn.

    666 Sq / D visited RAF Shawbury on 7 Jul 1999
    1298 1975     XX390: Gazelle AH.1 built by Westland; 3CBAS /A; w/o 10jun80
    1302 1975     XX392: 1980 3CBAS /B
    British Army XX392: AAC Gazelle AH.1 built by Westland

    3 (V) Flt by Sep 2000 still Sep 2002, at Leuchars Air S+

    Displayed Gate Guard Middle Wallop by Feb 12
    1321 1975     XX399: Royal Marines; 2000 847Sqn /D
    British Army XX399: AAC Gazelle AH.1 built by Westland

    noted in storage at RNAY Wroughton

    656 Sq, 9 REGT during Jul 1999

    671 Sq/D (and B) MW by Oct 2009

    AAC; stored./B

    pod noted at Bourne Park, Hurstbourne Tarrant, Hampshi+

    Westland XX399: ff 8 Jul 1975, dd 8 Aug 1975
    1328 1975     XX400: 3 CBAS by 1981
    British Army XX400: AAC Gazelle AH.1 built by Westland; 1dec82 w/o

    noted in storage at RNAY Wroughton

    655 Sq by Nov 1982, w/o 1 Dec 1982 when hit power cable+
    1329 1975     XX401: Gazelle AH.1 built by Westland; 3CBAS /F; w/o 15sep80
    1332 1975     XX402: Gazelle AH.1 built by Westland; 3CBAS /G; w/o 21may82 Falkla+
    1359 1975     XX411: w/o 21may82 Falklands/Malvinas; 2007 restored and preserved+
    1362 1975     XX412: 2000 847Sqn /B; 2003 847Sqn /B
    1309 1975     XX413: 1980 3CBAS /Z with M (for Montfortabeek) Flt based at RM Con+
    British Army XX413: AAC Gazelle AH.1 built by Westland
    1449 1976     XX450: Royal Marines Gazelle AH1 built by Westland in 1993 /D 3CBAS
    1543     XZ305: Royal Marines d/d 1976; to TAD020 Middle Wallop; seen Gospor+
    1644 1977     XZ326: 3 CBAS A Flt in Royal Marines titling but ex ARWS /W code, e+
    British Army XZ326: AAC Gazelle AH.1 built by Westland

    ex Belize Det; ARWS / W transferred to A Flt 3 CBAS, RM+

    664 Sq, 9 REGT during Jul 1999

    with 667 Sq at Middle Wallop Oct 2018
    1797 1979     ZA728: Royal Marines Gazelle AH.1 built by Westland; 1985 3CBAS./33+
    British Army ZA728: 656 Sq on 19 Apr 1982
    1799 1979     ZA730: 3CBAS A Flt/F, embarked RFA Sir Geraint in Devonport, on 5 A+
    British Army ZA730: AAC Gazelle AH.1 built by Westland; to G-FUKM

    ff 28 Jan 1980. 665 Sq by Nov 1996

    - G-FUKM: ex ZA730
    1818 1980     ZA776: Royal Marines Gazelle AH.1 built by Westland.;1985 3CBAS./13+
    1975     ZB676: Royal Marines Gazelle AH.1 built by Westland; aug98 847Sqn /+
    British Army ZB676: w/o 22dec03 665 sqd


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