Westland Mk.60/HC.2 Wessex

in Uruguayan Navy Service
 

Key Facts

Total Delivered: 8
Total Still Active: 2
Total Now Stored: 0
Service Entry: 1991
Retirement: current
Main Role: Transport
Origin: UK

History

Used by the Escuadrón de Helicópteros.


Individual Details

Serial c/no. Prev. Identity Delivered Fate/Notes
063 WA504 GhanAF G-631, G-BGWT, N250HL 17.7.1991 preserved at Laguna del Sauce
064 WA563 AMDB-106, VR-BEA, PK-HBV, 9M-ASW, 5N-AJN, G-BAWJ 17.7.1993 wfu in 1997
065 WA503 GhanAF G-630, VH-BHI, 5N-ALO, G-BGER, N252HL 26.4.1994 stored at Laguna del Sauce
081 WA130 RAF XR505 20.2.1998  
082 WA143 RAF XR521 20.2.1998 stored at Laguna del Sauce
083 WA195 RAF XS676 20.21998 crashed on 2.3.2001
084 WA198 RAF XS679 20.2.1998 stored at Laguna del Sauce
085 WA530 RAF XT603 20.2.1998 wfu


Pictures

None at present.

More Information

References

  • World Air Forces Directory 2006/07 (Ian Carroll)

Other Sources

To be added.


See other operators of the Westland Wessex


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