Aircraft Photo of N7-210 | Westland WS-58 Wessex HAS.31B | Australia - Navy |
Registration / Serial:N7-210
Military Code:820
Aircraft Original Type:Sikorsky S-58
Aircraft Generic Type:Westland WS-58 Wessex
Aircraft Version:Westland WS-58 Wessex HAS.31B
Operator / Titles:Australia - Navy
C/n (msn):WA210
City / Airport:Phillip Island (closed)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Airport Codes:ICAO: -   IATA: -   Local: YPID   Other: -
Collection:National Vietnam Veterans Museum
Photo Date:4 November 2008
Photo by:Phil VabreContact
Photo ID: 41547
Photo Comment

The Wessex HAS.31 (later upgraded to HAS.31B) was a specialist anti-submarine version, of which 27 were constructed for the RAN. This one made its first flight on 20 December 1962 and served for 27 years until withdrawn on 31 December 1989. It is currently in open storage at the National Vietnam Veteran's Museum.

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