XW885 | Westland Gazelle AH.1 | G-ZZEL

  • Aircraft type: Westland SA.341B Gazelle AH.1
  • Construction number: 1016
  • Military serial: XW885
  • Civilian registration: G-ZZEL

G-ZZEL was first flown in November 1973 and was delivered to Shawbury a month later. having been fully restored to an airworthy condition she received her permit to fly in May 2017 and now serves the Gazelle squadron. There are no current plans for her to be resprayed in service colours.

G-ZZEL in March 2017 at Bourne Park, shortly before receiving her permit to fly