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... The BAE Sea Harrier operates from the INS Viraat ... The BAE Sea Harrier FRS Mk.51 / T Mk.60 fly with the INAS 300 and INAS 552 squadrons of the Indian Navy ... The Sea Harriers are armed with the Matra Magic-II AAM and the Sea Eagle Anti-ship missiles ...
... During the Falklands War of 1982, the Fleet Air Arm only had three Sea Harrier squadrons, 800 NAS and 801 NAS (with five aircraft each for front line operations from HMS ... with the Falklands Task Force, whilst the remains of 899 NAS set about bringing the remaining Sea Harriers in store or on other duties into operational use ... It was planned to form a third front line squadron with ten Sea Harriers, but only eight could be brought together initially ...
... government approved of plans to acquire the Sea Harrier for the Indian Navy prior to this, rumours reportedly were circulating of a potential Indian purchase of the Soviet V/STO ... In 1979, India placed its first order for 6 Sea Harriers, the first three of which arrived at Dabolim Airport on 16 December 1983 ... A separate deal for a further ten Sea Harriers were purchased in November 1985 eventually a total of 30 Harriers were procured, 25 for operational use and the remainder as dual-seat trainer aircraft ...
800 NAS was recommissioned with five BAe Sea Harrier FRS.1s at RNAS Yeovilton under Lt ... refitted with a 12 degree 'Ski Jump' ramp to assist Sea Harrier operations ... Andy Auld RN, was brought up to its wartime strength of twelve Sea Harrier FRS1s by transferring seven aircraft and their crews from the training squadron 899 NAS ...
... Britain had procured Invincible class "through-deck cruisers" to keep sea lanes clear of Soviet submarines and patrol aircraft ... In this mission they typically carried four to five Sea Harriers and nine Sea Kings for anti-submarine warfare ... invaded the Falkland Islands, HMS Invincible and HMS Hermes were filled to capacity with Harrier and Sea Harrier fighter aircraft to recover the islands ...
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