united kingdom 671 squadron

Army Air Corps



1945 to 2015    




Formed as 671 Sq RAF and joined 343 Wing in Basal, India on 1 Jan 1945 initially training for glider assault operations against the Japanese. It disbanded in Oct 1945, with personnel transferring to 670 Sqd.

Disbanded after 70 years in a ceremony at Middle Wallop, into a Conversion Flight.

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News about this Rotary Wing Unit :

British Army Retires Last Lynx AH.7, 31-Jul-15 : British Army Air Corps retires their last Lynx AH.7 helicopter on a farewell ceremony at Middle Wallop. They will continue to use the AH.9A (until 2018) and the recently introduced Wildcat


Locations

YearsLocationICAO/FAA
? to ?AAC Middle WallopEGVP


Models Login to Edit

YearsModels
? to ?Lynx
? to ?SA341B Gazelle AH.1


Construction Numbers for . / 671Sq / 671 Sq / 671Sqn Help Us

C/NVersionBuiltIn this OrgIn other Org
1013 ah.1 1974 XW848 : AAC; 24+25jul99 671Sqn./D Blue Eagles Fairford air show
: nov06 671Sqn./D
1258 ah.1 1974 XX378 : 2008 /Q 671Sqn
1333 ah.1 1975 XX403 : Nov06 as 671Sqn./U
: 01aug07 pictured as 671Sq /U at RNAS Culdrose Air Day 2007
1401 ah.1 1975 XX435 : AAC Gazelle AH.1 built by Westland; 1986 663Sqn; 2000 671Sqn /W
011 ah1 1977 XZ171 : AAC in 1990 type:AH7 /K 671Sqn.
030 ah1 1977 XZ175 : 1997 AH7 type 671Sqn /Z
065 ah1 1978 XZ184 : AAC AH1 f/f 21jun78, d/d 06jul78; conv AH.7; 2007 671 Sqn
: part of flypast to mark 70th anniversary of 671 Sq/B and the retirement of+
085 ah1 1978 XZ191 : AAC; 2003 type:AH7 671Sqn./A; 2011 type:AH7 657Sqn.
107 ah1 1979 XZ203 : AAC; 1992 type:Lynx AH7 653Sqn.; 1997 671Sqn./Z; 1998 671Sqn.; 2000 671Sqn+
136 ah1 1979 XZ215 : AAC; conv AH7; 1992 671Sqn
147 ah1 1979 XZ221 : AAC in 1992 type:AH7 671Sqn.
- XZ221 : Preserved at Flugausstellung Hermeskeil Aviation museum, Germany by May17
1705 ah.1 1978 XZ345 : 657 Sq by 2000, 671 Sq/M by Aug 2002
: 2011 671sqd as /M
1720 ah.1 1978 XZ349 : AAC Gazelle AH.1 built by Westland; 24+25jul99 671Sqn. Blue Eagles
156 ah1 1980 XZ611 : AAC; conv AH.7; Sep05 671 Sqn/X 2 Regt
167 ah1 XZ616 : part of flypast to mark 70th anniversary of 671 Sq and the retirement of t+
172 ah1 1980 XZ641 : AAC AH1 ff 12may80, dd 29may80; 653 Sq by 1984 still 1985; Wroughton s+
Royal Marines XZ641 : Royal Marines in 2007 type:AH7 847Sqn.
178 ah1 1980 XZ643 : 08jul12 AH.7 type pictured (bot) as 671Sqn /C at RIAT air show
192 ah1 1980 XZ651 : part of flypast to mark 70th anniversary of 671 Sq/O and the retirement of+
209 ah1 1980 XZ655 : nov06 671Sqn./A
- XZ655 : to Air and Ground Aviation, Hixon by Nov 2013
218 ah1 1981 XZ663 : AAC; conv AH.7; Dec05 671 Sqn/I
- XZ663 : to Air and Ground Aviation, Hixon by Nov 2013
233 ah1 1981 XZ670 : part of flypast to mark 70th anniversary of 671 Sq/A and the retirement of+
240 ah1 1981 XZ675 : AAC; conv AH.7; 1997 as /E 671 Sqd Blue Eagles; ?? to spares for GDSH (Gaz+
250 ah1 1982 XZ680 : AAC; conv AH.7; May05 671 Sqn/E
- XZ680 : hull at Air and Ground, Hixon by Nov 2012, still Nov 2013
1795 ah.1 1979 ZA726 : 01aug07 pictured as 671Sq /F1 at RNAS Culdrose Air Day 2007
1819 ah.1 1980 ZA777 : AAC Gazelle AH.1 built by Westland.; 24+25jul99 671Sqn. Blue Eagles Fairfo+
1966 ah.1 ZB673 : AAC Gazelle AH.1 built by Westland.; 24+25jul99 671Sqn. Blue Eagles Fairfo+
: nov06 671Sqn./P
1999 ah.1 ZB688 : AAC Gazelle AH.1 built by Westland; July 1990 pictured as /H 671Sqd at Mi+
2006 ah.1 ZB691 : 15jul10 671Sqn./B at Boscombe Down
274 ah1 1983 ZD272 : 24+25jul99 671Sqn. Blue Eagles Fairford air show
- ZD272 : to Air and Ground Aviation, Hixon by Nov 2013
275 ah1 1983 ZD273 : 15jul10 type: AH.7 671Sqn./A
294 ah1 1983 ZD278 : 13jul13 pictured (bot) as AH.7 type 671 Sq /F at RNAS Yeovilton
302 ah1 1983 ZD280 : part of flypast to mark 70th anniversary of 671 Sq and the retirement of t+
- ZD280 : preserved at FAST Museum in Farnborough as a new exhibit by Dec17
304 ah1 1983 ZD281 : AAC; conv AH.7; 10jul11 pictured as /K of 671 Sq at 815Sq pads during RNAS+
322 ah7 1986 ZE378 : part of flypast to mark 70th anniversary of 671 Sq and the retirement of t+
34 serials found for . / 671Sq, 671 Sq, 671Sqn


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