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Captain M J Howitt OBE RN
Died 21 August 2016
First Ever Use Of The Helicopter For An Assault Landing
Operation Musketeer was the Anglo-French plan for the invasion of the Suez Canal in 1956. This was the first ever use of helicopters for an assault landing.
ROYAL NAVY TAKE DELIVERY OF THEIR FINAL WILDCAT HELICOPTER
825 Naval Air Squadron (NAS) has taken delivery of the Royal Navy’s final Wildcat HMA2 at Royal Naval Air Station (RNAS) Yeovilton.
Royal Navy’s newest helicopter lands on HMS Daring
One of the Royal Navy’s newest helicopters has landed on the flight deck of HMS Daring for its first operational deployment on a Type 45 destroyer in the Gulf.
FLEET AIR ARM IS IN THE VANES
CHIEF Petty Officer (CPO) at Royal Naval Air Station (RNAS) Yeovilton notches up over 9000 flying hours in 9 different aircraft types with the Royal Navy’s Fleet Arm and achieves 100 hours with the only flying Mk1 Swordfish.
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