FAA News Archive
NAVAL AIR SQUADRON RETURNS HOME AFTER 5 MONTH MISSION
TWO Merlin helicopters from 845 Naval Air Squadron (NAS) have returned after 5 months at sea covering 27,000miles and visiting 13 countries embarked in the French Ship (FS) Mistral.
The Fleet Air Arm’s newest helicopter has proved it can deploy with the German Navy after seven weeks’ intensive training aboard the frigate Lübeck.
5000 FLYING HOURS FOR THIRD GENERATION NAVAL OFFICER
A third generation Fleet Air Arm and former Helston school boy Lieutenant Commander Tim Hayden, recently celebrated achieving his 5000 rotary flying hours.
CHF HOSTS LANDOWNERS TO SEE WHAT THE JUNGLIES GET UP TO
Every year for as long as many can remember the Commando Helicopter Force (CHF), known as the “Junglies” has invited farmers and landowners from the area to spend a day with them at Merryfield Airfield.
Wildcat Helicopter to International Rescue in Indian Ocean
A Royal Navy air crew from Wildcat Naval Air Squadron 815 rescued the last survivor of a sunken tanker in the Indian Ocean at the end of a dramatic day-long international rescue which saved 13 lives.
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