‘Shark 07’ Sea King Moves to Fleet Air Arm Museum

“Shark 07”, a recently-retired Sea King helicopter, has joined the aircraft collection at the Fleet Air Arm Museum at Nowra. It was installed in time for Easter and school holiday visitors to take enjoyment from the sight of the Sea King on display between the Wessex and Scout helicopters. Shark 07 was gifted to the Museum in June 2011 in […]

723 Squadron Receives New Bell 429 Helicopters

HMAS Albatross is now home to three new Bell 429 helicopters, with the aircraft obtained to provide flight training for 723 Squadron crews before they move to naval combat helicopters. Commanding Officer 723 Squadron, CMDR Matthew Shand, said the Bell helicopters have bolstered the squadron’s existing fleet of 13 AS350BA Squirrel helicopters.

With their composite construction, full glass cockpit and advanced systems, […]