Aircraft Photo of XS515 | Westland WS-58 Wessex HU.5 | UK - Navy | AirHistory.net #231484
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:XS515
Military Code:N
Aircraft Original Type:Sikorsky S-58
Aircraft Generic Type:Westland WS-58 Wessex
Aircraft Version:Westland WS-58 Wessex HU.5
C/n (msn):WA184
Operator / Titles:UK - Navy
Unit Markings:845 Sqn
Location
City / Area:Gilze / Kamp Prinsenbosch [ Off-Airport ]Map
Country:Netherlands
 
Photo Date:3 October 1985
Photo by:Jonathan Verschuuren
Photo ID: 231484
Photo Comment

Six 845NAS Wessex HU5s and two 3CBAS Gazelles operated from this former German military base, built in World War II, located close to Gilze-Rijen airbase during exercise Highland Reprise in October 1985.

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