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    Fleet Air Arm (RAN)


    723 Naval Air Squadron

    1952 to present    








    723 Squadron List of helicopters

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    C/NVersionBuiltIn this OrgIn other Org
    44505 ca-32 kiowa N17-005 : 723 Sq, RAN; Transferred to Australian Army as A17-005
    Australian Army A17-005 : type: Commonwealth CA-32 Kiowa
    44506 ca-32 kiowa N17-006 : 723 Sq /896 until ; Transferred to Australian Army as A17-006
    Australian Army A17-006 : type: Commonwealth CA-32 Kiowa
    44513 ca-32 kiowa N17-013 : 723 Sq /892 until ; Transferred to Australian Army as A17-013
    Australian Army A17-013 : type: Commonwealth CA-32 Kiowa
    44531 ca-32 kiowa 1975 N17-031 : 723 Sq /031 until ; Transferred to Australian Army as A17-031
    Australian Army A17-031 : type: Commonwealth CA-32 Kiowa
    - VH-JJP : Pentridge Pty. Ltd. as VH-JJP from Apr19
    44532 ca-32 kiowa 1975 N17-032 : 723 Sq until ; Transferred to Australian Army as A17-032
    Australian Army A17-032 : type: Commonwealth CA-32 Kiowa
    - VH-XKY : Code Black Pty. Ltd. as VH-XKY from May19
    45549 ca-32 kiowa N17-049 : 723Sq /890 until ; Transferred to Australian Army
    Australian Army A17-049 : ex Navy N17-049.
    1727 as350b N22-001 : 1Nov17 - 723 Sq / 801, flew in last all unit Squrrel flypast on 1 Nov 2017
    Royal Australian Air Force A22-001 : RAAF d/d 28feb84. xfer RAN oct00 as N22-001
    1726 as350b N22-013 : RAN 860. d/d 30nov83. 723 Sqd. Served aboard HMAS Sydney 1990 Gulf War
    1738 as350b N22-014 : RAN 861. 01mar84. 723 Sqd. Served aboard HMAS Darwin 1990 Gulf War
    1739 as350b N22-015 : RAN 862. d/d 02mar84. 723 Sqd. Served aboard HMAS Adelaide 1990 Gulf War
    1740 as350b N22-016 : RAN 863. d/d 09mar84. 723 Sqd
    1755 as350b N22-017 : RAN 864. d/d 24mar84. 723 Sqd. Served aboard HMAS Success 1990 Gulf War
    : 723Sqn./864 homebase
    1758 as350b N22-018 : RAN 865. d/d 18jun84. 723 Sqd. Probably sold to French Govt ?
    1768 as350b N22-019 : 1Nov17 - 723 Sq / 819, flew in last all unit Squrrel flypast on 1 Nov 2017
    Royal Australian Air Force A22-019 : RAAF d/d 2oct84. xfer RAN oct00 as N22-019
    1769 as350b N22-020 : as 723 Sq /820, flew in last all unit Squrrel flypast on
    Royal Australian Air Force A22-020 : RAAF d/d 29sep84. xfer RAN oct00 as N22-020
    1770 as350b N22-021 : RAN d/d oct00. ex RAAF A22-021. 723 sqd
    : 723Sqn./821 homebase
    Royal Australian Air Force A22-021 : RAAF d/d 6nov84. xfer RAN oct00 as N22-021
    1771 as350b N22-022 : RAN d/d oct00. ex RAAF A22-022. 723 sqd
    : 1Nov17 - 723 Sq / 822, flew in last all unit Squrrel flypast on 1 Nov 2017
    Royal Australian Air Force A22-022 : RAAF d/d 22nov84. xfer RAN oct00 as N22-022
    1772 as350b N22-023 : RAN d/d oct00. ex RAAF A22-023. 723 sqd
    : 1Nov17 - 723 Sq / 823, flew in last all unit Squrrel flypast on 1 Nov 2017
    Royal Australian Air Force A22-023 : RAAF d/d 27nov84. xfer RAN oct00 as N22-023
    1773 as350b N22-024 : RAN 824 d/d oct00. ex RAAF A22-024. 723 sqd
    : 1Nov17 - 723 Sq / 824, flew in last all unit Squrrel flypast on 1 Nov 2017
    Royal Australian Air Force A22-024 : RAAF d/d 27nov84. xfer RAN oct00 as N22-024
    11501 aw109e 2002 N42-501 : RAN 723 sqd /510 2007-2012
    AgustaWestland Italy I-POWR : AgustaWestland, test serial I-RAIB; conv to A109LUH prototype Sweden Navy +
    Raytheon Australia VH-NPY : Raytheon Australia from Apr07
    AgustaWestland Australia Pty Ltd VH-NPY : AgustaWestland Australia Jan14-Mar19
    - M-ISRA : Perfectway Services Ltd at Tortola, Virging Islands 2019
    - 4X-BIL : Tamir Airways from 2020
    57048 429 2011 N49-048 : RAN /048 from Jun12, 723 Sqn
    Bell Helicopter Canada C-GLFX : Bell Canada Jun/Dec
    Bell Helicopter N455MB : Bell Dec11-Mar12
    Raytheon Australia VH-NPQ : Raytheon Australia Mar/May 2012; pictured (pic1)
    Raytheon Australia VH-IWS : Raytheon Australia Jan/Mar 2019
    Advanced Flight ZK-IPC : Advanced Flight Ltd at Onehunga, Auckland from Mar19
    New Zealand Police ZK-IPC : NZ Police from Jul19, op by Advanced Flight Ltd; /Police 1
    57218 429 2015 N49-218 : Oct17 asg 723Sq pictured (pic2) at Crib Point Primary School in Victoria
    Bell Helicopter Canada C-FDOW : Bell Canada May14-Apr15
    Bell Helicopter N542PB : Bell Apr/Jul 2015
    Raytheon Australia VH-POJ : Raytheon Australia Jul15-2016
    wa215 has.31 1963 N7-215 : Westland Wessex Mk.31A, c/n WA215, f/f:07/03/63; del RAN as N7-215, 825, 1+
    f.9490 Scout 1962 N8-101 : reserialled N8-101, with 723 Sq as /891.
    - VH-NVW : registered VH-NVW on 2 Jun 1999. Preserved at FAAM, Nowra by at least .
    3102 UH-1C N9-3102 : involved in rescue (together with N9-882/897) from WD Atlas which sunk in +
    1472 UH-1C N9-472 : As a past member of the RAN, that worked on 723Sqdn (Iroquois) I can confi+
    882 UH-1B 1963 N9-882 : involved in rescue (together with N9-3102/894) from WD Atlas which sunk in+
    13505 Sycamore 4 1958 XN450 : built at Weston-super-Mare, UK as HR.51 ex G-18-178. Last Sycamore built. +
    - XN450 : to Business Aviation Bankstown Sep 1965
    : 1979 Camden Museum of Aviation, in RAN marks /848
    : Preserved at Beck Collection (rotorless), Mareeba QLD in Royal Australian +




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