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Hi all I`m researching the air group of HMS Hermes during the Falklands War and am in need of some assistance. Harrier serials are no problem; various sources can provide a wealth of serials for Sea Harriers of 800 NAS, the lighter grey Harriers of 809 NAS flown onto Hermes, and the Harrier GR.3 of 1 Sqn RAF. Problems begin with the helicopters. I appreciate the movement of Sea Kings was fluid so I`ll list what I have. I`m really only sure of the first Sea King in each squadron. 826 NAS Sea King HAS.5 XZ578 (21) XZ571 (43) (40) (22) (82) (42) ZA132 ( ) - lost 12/5/82 XZ573 ( ) - lost 18/5/82 846 NAS Sea King HC.4 ZA298 (VA) ZA311 ( ) -lost 23/4/82 ZA290 ( ) -lost 18/5/82 ZA294 ( ) -lost 19/5/82 (VT) (VC) I`ve also read that both carriers had a pair of Lynx embarked for countering Exocet, but have no idea of serials, or how they differed externally from standard Lynx, if at all. I appreciate any help that can be offered in advance. Cheers, Ian