On 28 October 1962, first flight of a Westland Wasp helicopter prototype.
The Wasp HAS.1 was introduced in the small ships role with 829 NAS forming on 4 March 1964.
(Image Wikipedia Commons; Wasp prototype at Farnborough prior to first flight)
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