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  • united kingdom 845 Squadron

    Fleet Air Arm


    845 NAS : 845 Naval Air Squadron

    1943 to present    







    845 Naval Squadron 1957


    845 Sq re-equipped in 1957 with 8 brand new Whirlwind HAS.7

    XK910 / A by Jul 1957
    XK912 / E by Jul 1957
    XK933 / S by Jul 1957
    XK934 / T by Aug 1957
    XK936 / V by Aug 1957
    XK935 / X by Jul 1957
    XK911 / Y by Jul 1957
    XK909 / Z by Jul 1957

    but by Jan 1958 they had all been returned and were replaced by brand new HAS.7

    XL833 / 390 / A by Jan 1958
    XL834 / 391 / B by Jan 1958
    XL837 / 392 / C by Jan 1958
    XK937 / 393 / D by Jan 1958
    XK940 / 394 / E by Jan 1958
    XK942 / 395 / F by Jan 1958
    XK944 / 396 / H by Jan 1958
    XK945 / 397 / J by Jan 1958

    XL843 joined the unit on HMS Bulwark in Apr 1958 as a replacement reserve (replaced XK944 ?).


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