Aircraft Photo of XR497 | Westland WS-58 Wessex HC.2 | UK - Air Force | AirHistory.net #75908
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:XR497
Military Code:F
Aircraft Original Type:Sikorsky S-58
Aircraft Generic Type:Westland WS-58 Wessex
Aircraft Version:Westland WS-58 Wessex HC.2
C/n (msn):WA122
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
Unit Markings:72 Sqn
Location
City / Airport:Middle WallopMap
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Airport Codes:ICAO: EGVP   IATA: -   Local: -   Other: -
Event:Middle Wallop Airshow 1998
 
Photo Date:13 June 1998
Photo by:Fergal Goodman
Photo ID: 75908
Photo Comment

After 39 years' service with the RAF, this Wessex was sold to the Uruguayan Air Force in 2002, taking up serial 076.

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