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=History=
 
=History=
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Built as c/n 017,<ref name="GINFO Full BLRP">https://publicapps.caa.co.uk/modalapplication.aspx?catid=1&pagetype=65&appid=1&mode=reg&fullregmark=BLRP</ref> A-517 was damaged in a Sea Harrier attack,<ref name="jpics 6169038"/> possibly at Port Stanley by 800 Squadron on 1 May 1982,<ref name="keypubforum 29774 Pucara A-517">https://forum.keypublishing.com/showthread.php?29774-INFO-ON-PUCARA-A-517-WANTED</ref> and was then used as a decoy for the rest of the war, being attacked several times more. Afterwards it was registered as '''G-BLRP''' and supposedly shipped to the UK in a container.<ref name="jpics 6169038"/> Owned by Grampian Helicopters International Ltd between 3 December 1984 and 15 September 1989, the aircraft passed to private owner Rodney John Halsey Butterfield<ref>http://arqueologiaaeronautica.blogspot.nl/2015/08/fma-ia-58a-pucara-matr-517.html</ref>, who retained ownership until the registration was cancelled on 16 November 1995.<ref name="GINFO Full BLRP">https://publicapps.caa.co.uk/modalapplication.aspx?catid=1&pagetype=65&appid=1&mode=reg&fullregmark=BLRP</ref> The aircraft was reportedly sighted at RAF Bicester in 1995.<ref name="keypubforum 29774 Pucara A-517" />
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Built as c/n 017,<ref name="GINFO Full BLRP">https://publicapps.caa.co.uk/modalapplication.aspx?catid=1&pagetype=65&appid=1&mode=reg&fullregmark=BLRP</ref> A-517 was damaged in a Sea Harrier attack,<ref name="jpics 6169038"/> possibly at Port Stanley by 800 Squadron on 1 May 1982,<ref name="keypubforum 29774 Pucara A-517">https://forum.keypublishing.com/showthread.php?29774-INFO-ON-PUCARA-A-517-WANTED</ref> and was then used as a decoy for the rest of the war, being attacked several times more. Afterwards it was registered as '''G-BLRP''' and supposedly shipped to the UK in a container.<ref name="jpics 6169038"/> Owned by Grampian Helicopters International Ltd between 3 December 1984 and 15 September 1989, the aircraft passed to private owner Rodney John Halsey Butterfield, who retained ownership until the registration was cancelled on 16 November 1995.<ref name="GINFO Full BLRP">https://publicapps.caa.co.uk/modalapplication.aspx?catid=1&pagetype=65&appid=1&mode=reg&fullregmark=BLRP</ref> The aircraft was reportedly sighted at RAF Bicester in 1995.<ref name="keypubforum 29774 Pucara A-517"/>
   
 
It's subsequent fate is unknown.
 
It's subsequent fate is unknown.
   
 
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=Sources=
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[[Category:Falklands War]]
 
[[Category:Falklands War]]
 
[[Category:FMA IA-58 Pucara]]
 
[[Category:FMA IA-58 Pucara]]

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