WESSEX HU.5 XT486
XT486 was assigned to 847 squadron when it reformed on 4th May, 1982 under the command of Lt. Cmdr. MD Booth. The helicopter sailed for the south Atlantic and the Falklands War on the ship Engadine on the 9th May, 1982 and arrived at the TEZ (Total Exclusion Zone) on the 6th June.
XT486 was seconded to 848 squadron and suffered storm damage aboard HMS Glamorgan on June 15th. The aircraft returned to the UK on 27th July.