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XP805 with 6A Flight on a visit to Newcastle from Northern Ireland.
Photo: Ian MacFarlane © 15 October 1974
XP805 visits Staverton.
Photo: Keith C. Wilson Archives ©
XP805 132 Flt landing and displayed at RAF Chivenor, Devon.
Photos: Robert A. Edwards © 05 August 1972
XP805 on display again.
Photo: Unknown photographer © September 1970 - Aird Archives
XP805 at Netheravon EGDN.
Photo: Unknown photographer © October 1971 - Adrian M. Balch Collection
XP805 with red spinner at Alconbury.
Photo: Unknown photographer © May 1968 - John Mounce Collecton - Aird Archives
XP805 fresh after a shower.
Photo: Unknown photographer © Date unknown - Dave Stern Collection
XP805 of 6 Independent Flight calling in at Blackbushe.
Photo: Robin A. Walker © 12 April 1963
XP805 visits Renfrew Airport near Glasgow, Scotland.
Photo: Tom Macfadyen © c1964-65
XP805 on display with XP806 at Coventry.
Photo: Neil Aird © 1961




• de Havilland Aircraft, Hatfield. Delivered 13-Jan-1961 to Hawarden, Chester via Liverpool Docks. First flight, 02-May-1961

XP805 Delivered to Middle Wallop, Hampshire 19-May-1961 for use by the Advanced Fixed Wing Flight (AFWF).

Taken on Charge by 2 Wing, for use by 6 Flight 15-Feb-1965, but became 132 Flight 01-Mar-1966

Later Unit re titled 132 Flt Royal Corp of Transport (RCT) 01-Apr-1967. Based Middle Wallop, Hampshire..

Unit moved to Old Sarum, Wiltshire 06-Jun-1967 and became part of 667 Aviation Squadron in Jun-1969.

To 5 MU RAF Kemble, Gloucestershire 27-Nov-1969.

Returned to 132 Flight 22-Jan-1970 and retitled 132 Aviation Flight, 667 Aviation Squadron. Moved to Netheravon, Wiltshire 21-Sep-1970.

667 Aviation Squadron re titled 7th Aviation Regiment Jun-1971.

Unit re titled 132 Flight 7 Regiment AAC 01-Jan-1973.

Unit disbanded and transferred to 6 Flight, but still with 7th Regiment.

Reported as 667 Sqd. 6B Flight during 1975 but un-corroborated.

BATU Suffield, AB, Canada in 1978. In place of XV273 which had crashed in May-1978.

Accident: Suffield, AB. 07-Jun-1979. Details unknown.

Fate Unknown