• aviationmegastore.com
  • aviationoutletstore.com
  • aviationshopsupplies.com
  • aviationmegatrade.com
  • 737-simulator.com

Public holidays

Amended or confirmed operating hours of the Luchtvaart Hobby Shop in Aalsmeerderbrug FOR PICK-UP OF ORDERS ONLY on the following dates:
Mo25-01Open 10-17 hrs
Tu26-01Open 10-17 hrs
We27-01Open 10-17 hrs
Th28-01Open 10-17 hrs
Fr29-01Open 10-17 hrs
Sa30-01Open 10-14 hrs
Mo01-02Open 10-17 hrs
Tu02-02Open 10-17 hrs
We03-02Open 10-17 hrs
Th04-02Open 10-17 hrs
Fr05-02Open 10-17 hrs
Sa06-02Open 10-14 hrs
Aviation Megastore website is available without limitations. Orders are processed during shop operating hours.

Frequent buyers programme

Collect Megapoints for Megavouchers
Read the conditions...

Hold & Store service ©

Aviation Megastore offers unique Hold & Store service © for internet customers that wish to combine several individual orders to one single shipment, reducing the overall shipping cost significantly.

Westland SAR Sea King 1988 onwards (HU MK5 Model) Owners Workshop Manual (Haynes 9780857335050)

Westland SAR Sea King 1988 onwards (HU MK5 Model) Owners Workshop Manual  9780857335050
Westland SAR Sea King 1988 onwards (HU MK5 Model) Owners Workshop Manual (Haynes 9780857335050)
€ 32.06
Category:Books on aviation
Subcategory:UK Helicopters
Author:Lee Howard
No. Pages:160
Version:Hard cover
Availability:only 1 remaining

Add this product to my wishlist

This product was added to our database on Saturday 10 January 2015.

Share this product

Also in this series:
product Publisher/Brand Series/scale Price €
Airbus A380 Manual: 2005 to presentAirbus A380 Manual: 2005 to presentHaynesOwners' Workshop Manual€ 29.31
Blackburn Buccaneer Manual 1958-1994Blackburn Buccaneer Manual 1958-1994HaynesOwners' Workshop Manual€ 29.31
NASA Gemini Manual 1965-1066 (all missions, all models)NASA Gemini Manual 1965-1066 (all missions, all models)HaynesOwners' Workshop Manual€ 27.48
North American P-51 Mustang ManualNorth American P-51 Mustang ManualHaynesOwners' Workshop Manual€ 18.30
North American X-15 ManualNorth American X-15 ManualHaynesOwners' Workshop Manual€ 29.31
RAF Chinook Manual, 1980 onwards (Marks HC1 to HC6)RAF Chinook Manual, 1980 onwards (Marks HC1 to HC6)HaynesOwners' Workshop Manual€ 27.48
Soyuz Owners'workshop Manual 1967 onwards (All models)Soyuz Owners'workshop Manual 1967 onwards (All models)HaynesOwners' Workshop Manual€ 27.48
Vickers Wellington ManualVickers Wellington ManualHaynesOwners' Workshop Manual€ 18.30
Westland Lynx Manual, 1976 onwards (HAS Mk 2, Mk 3 and HMA Mk 8 models)Westland Lynx Manual, 1976 onwards (HAS Mk 2, Mk 3 and HMA Mk 8 models)HaynesOwners' Workshop Manual€ 27.48
Product description

Category Books on aviation, Subcategory UK Helicopters, ISBN/Box 9780857335050, Publisher/Brand Haynes, Author Lee Howard, Format a4, No. Pages 160, Version Hard cover, Language English

An insight into the design, construction, operation

For more than 25 years the Westland Sea King has been a reassuring sight around the English coast, providing essential Search and Rescue (SAR) capabilities for those in peril both on land and at sea. The Royal Navy variant - the Sea King HU Mk.5, which is the main focus of this book - is estimated to have saved literally hundreds of lives. Author and photographer Lee Howard has been given privileged official access to the Navy's SAR air and ground crews to offer fascinating insights into operating, flying and maintaining the mighty Sea King.

225 colour, 50 mono illustrations

Written by helicopter engineer Lee Howard and published with the full cooperation of the Royal Navy, the Haynes Westland Sea King Manual gives a unique insight into operating, flying and maintaining the Royal Navy's HU Mk.5 SAR version of this most versatile and charismatic of helicopters

Originally conceived in the USA at the height of the Cold War as a submarine hunter/killer, the licence-built Westland Sea King has served UK armed forces in a variety of roles in every operational theatre and with distinction for nearly half a century.

Reconfigured in later years for the Search and Rescue (SAR) role, the aircraft of 771 Naval Air Squadron and HMS Gannet SAR Flight wearing their distinctive red and grey markings have become a much-loved and integral part of the communities they have served 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year for over twenty-six years. Stranded walkers, climbers, holiday-makers, fishermen, yachtsmen - the list of those whose lives have been touched thanks to the timely intervention of the Sea King and its crews is endless.

As the Sea King enters its final year of UK SAR operations in 2015 it can rightly claim to have earned its place in the annals of military aviation history.

Detailed 'how it works' Haynes Manual treatment
Fascinating insights into the design, construction and operation of a Search and Rescue helicopter
Specially commissioned detailed photographs and technical illustrations
Expert author
Dramatic rescue stories are included in the book
Official Royal Navy publication

Author: Aviation historian, author and photographer Lee Howard has over 23 years of experience in military helicopter engineering. He has a special interest in the Fleet Air Arm, having co-written several books on the subject, and is a regular contributor to the specialist aviation press. He lives in Somerset.

Shopping cart

Your shopping cart is empty.

Shop near Amsterdam-Schiphol Airport. LOOK INSIDE !

When in the Netherlands,
visit our shop near
Amsterdam-Schiphol Airport.

Click on the image below for
extended tour.


Fly in the B737NG Simulator