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Northern Ireland


01-aug-69    to    31-jul-07





Military support to the civil power during unrest in Northern Ireland, aka The Troubles.


Units

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DatesRotary Wing Aircraft UnitModels
    31mar73 to 02aug73 UK 659 Squadron Army Air Corps Scout
    15feb74 to 21jun74 UK 659 Squadron Army Air Corps Scout
    28feb75 to 01jul75 UK 659 Squadron Army Air Corps Scout
    12apr76 to 12aug76 UK 659 Squadron Army Air Corps Scout
    12apr77 to 16aug77 UK 659 Squadron Army Air Corps Scout
    oct77 to apr82 UK 845 Squadron Fleet Air Arm Wessex
    13oct78 to 13feb79 UK 659 Squadron Army Air Corps Scout
    04sep82 to 18jan83 UK 659 Squadron Army Air Corps Scout
Not all models shown may have taken part in the Operation


Individual helicopters


Model IDs
Westland Sioux XT502     XW195    
Westland Sea King HC.4 ZF121    
Westland Lynx HAS2 XZ735    
Westland Lynx AH1 XZ606     ZD276    
Westland Scout AH.1 XV132     XV136    
Aerospatiale SA341B Gazelle AH.1 ZB681     ZB687     ZB690    
Aerospatiale SA330E Puma XW214     XW233    


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