helispot

Photo ID
4878
Date Taken
Jan. 1, 1975, midnight
Event
None
Submitted
March 22, 2009, 2:30 a.m.
Last Updated
July 16, 2019, 12:51 a.m.
Location
Germany : Westphalia : Grafenwahr
Owner
None
Status
Active
Category
Military helicopters (non-U.S.)
Photographer
david carnell
Horizontal
Side view
Vertical
Side view
Interior/Exterior
Exterior view
Single/Multiple
Single aircraft shown
Static/Moving
Aircraft is operating
Intrument Panel
Instrument panel not shown
Close-Up Detail
Entire helicopter shown
Day/Night
Day view
Nickname
None
Military Unit
72 sqdn royal air forc
Military Modex
None
Aircraft Number
None
Black Helicopter
No
Notes
During live firing exercise of honest john rocket Te large box it was lifting carried a practice nuclear warhead that was to be mated with the rocket motor and then fired.

Helicopter
2899
Owner
Royal Air Force
Type
None
Variant
Westland Wessex HC2
Tail Number
XR507
Serial Number
None
Buno
None
Status
Active
In/Out of Service
No, helicopter is no longer in service
Base Location
England
Notes
None