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72 Squadron Flypast

 Farewell to 72 Squadron


Saturday 16th March 2002 saw the farewell visit to North Weald and the museum of 72 Squadron, complete with two Wessex helicopters.  The farewell flypast was on 27th March 2002.

Crew of 72 Squadron    Wessex helicopters


Wessex helicopter with engine exposed    72 Squadron at the North Weald memorial


Members of 72 Squadron   Wessex helicopters over North Weald Airfield Museum

72 Squadron over North Weald airfield   72 Squadron flying past North Weald airfield

©   Photographs  E M Aitken


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The Wessex helicopters look

The Wessex helicopters look stunning. These helicopters are no longer used for military purposes as new copters with modern technologies and facilities have arrived. cannot update windows Anyways, the wessex helicopters were really assets to the country then and are now to the museum.