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Westland Wessex

Aircraft of the Fleet Air Arm

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Development

Entwicklung

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FAA Variants

FAA Versionen

 

HAS.1

Utility, anti-submarine warfare, later air-sea rescue only, 140 built, some later converted to HAS.3.

HAS.1

Mehrzweck-, Anti-U-Boot-und SAR-Hubschrauber, 140 gebaut, einige wurden später zu HAS.3 umgebaut.

 

HAS.3

Anti-submarine version with improved avionics with a radome on the rear fuselage, 3 new-build development aircraft and 43 converted from HAS.1

HAS.3

Anti-U-Boot-Hubschrauber mit verbesserter Avionik, stärkerem Triebwerk mit Radom im hinteren Rumpfbereich, drei neu gebaut und 43 als HAS.1 umgebaut.

 

HU.5

RN service troop transporter, carried 16 Royal Marines, 101 built

HU.5

Truppentransporter des FAA für maximal 16 Royal Marines, 101 gebaut

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Drawings

Zeichnungen

 

 

 

 

700H NAS (1960)

700H NAS (1967) 700V NAS 1964
 

 

 

  706 NAS (1967) 737 NAS (1969) 737 NAS (1975)
 

 

 

  737 NAS (1979) 737 NAS (1980) 737 NAS (1982)
 

 

 

  771 NAS (1973) 771 NAS (1975) 771 NAS (1983)
 

 

 

  771 NAS (1987) 772 NAS (1975) 781 NAS (1979)
 

 

 

  815 NAS (1976) 820 NAS (1975) 829 NAS (1975)
 

 

 

 
  845 NAS (1963) 845 NAS (1963)  
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Units

Einheiten

FAA Units

Front-line Squadrons

814 NAS. 815 NAS. 819 NAS. 820 NAS. 824 NAS. 826 NAS.
829 NAS. 845 NAS. 846 NAS. 847 NAS. 848 NAS

Second-line Squadrons

700H NAS. 700V NAS. 706 NAS. 707 NAS. 737 NAS.
771 NAS. 772 NAS. 781 NAS.
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Specifications

Technische Daten

Specifications

HU.5

Rotor diameter

Rotordurchmesser

17.07 m

Length

Länge

20.07 m

Height

Höhe

4.83 m

Engine

Motor

2 × Rolls-Royce Gnome H.1200 Mk.110/111 turboshaft, 1,350 shp

Maximum speed

Höchstgeschwindigkeit

213 km/h

Empty weight

Leergewicht

3,767 kg

Loaded weight

Startgewicht

6,136 kg

Climb Rate

Steigrate

8.4 m/s

Service ceiling

Gipfelhöhe

3,660 m

Range

Reichweite

499 km

Armament

Bewaffnung

various

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Serials

Seriennummern

Westland Wessex
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Total

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