Thanks to the internet Jerry has been able to track down the history of all the helicopters he flew during his time as a Search and Rescue pilot. Here’s where to find and view the surviving airframes today.
Wessex HU5 – XS 481Read more
Today at : South Yorkshire Aircraft Museum.
Explosions below, fighter jets above, and with smoke pouring out of the cockpit I can’t even see my own instrument panel.
Wessex HU5 – XT 467Read more
Today at : Gunsmoke Paintball, Hadleigh. Suffolk, UK.
The first Wessex HU5 I ever flew, and the aircraft I used on day three of Fastnet ‘79. I was also scrambled ten times in her during 1980.