Sikorsky s-55 H-19

1952

Whirlwind HAS.22


1952





Fifteen Sikorsky HO4S-3 for UK Royal Navy as Whirlwind HAS.22.


Organisations

From Organisation with model Whirlwind HAS.22
1952
united kingdom Fleet Air Arm
    s-55 H-19 25 1952/62




Construction Numbers Help Us

C/NYearHistory
55-455 1954 US 133739 : HO4S-3 Sikorsky S-55 c/n 55-455, ff:?; del USN as HO4S-3, 1337+
UK WV199 : MAP to UK/Royal Navy as WV199, Ex BuAer 133739, f/f 19M+
Stored Gosport Sep 1953
845Sq/T by Apr 1954, Suez assault 6 Nov 1956, ditched a+
55-456 1953 US 133740 : HO4S-3 Sikorsky S-55 c/n 55-456, ff:?; del USN as HO4S-3, 1337+
UK WV200 : MAP to UK/Royal Navy as WV200, Ex BuAer 133740, f/f 18M+
706Sq/782 Oct 1953, 845Sq/U Mar 1954 w/o 4 Sep 1956 Abb+
55-457 1953 US 133741 : HO4S-3 Sikorsky S-55 c/n 55-457, ff:?; acc BuAerRep (BAR) East+
UK WV201 : MAP to UK/Royal Navy as WV201, Ex BuAer 133741, d/d 26S+
706 Sq/786 by Oct 1953, 845 Sq/R by Apr 1954, w/o 14 Ju+
55-474 1953 US 133742 : HO4S-3 Sikorsky S-55 c/n 55-474, ff:?; acc BuAerRep (BAR) East+
UK WV202 : MAP to UK/Royal Navy as WV202, Ex BuAer 133742, f/f 09J+
55-475 1953 US 133743 : HO4S-3 Sikorsky S-55 c/n 55-475, ff:?; acc BuAerRep (BAR) East+
UK WV203 : MAP to UK/Royal Navy as WV203, Ex BuAer 133743, f/f 10J+
706Sq by Nov 1953; 845Sq/V by Apr 1954; RAE Farnborough+
845Sq/V by Jun 1956, Suez assault 6 Nov 1956
Lee-on-Solent by Sep 1957; 728 Sq C Flt/623 by Feb 1968+
ZA ZS-HDO : sold to Autair 19 Nov 1970 to ZS-HDO; pres. SAAF Museum+
55-476 1953 US 133744 : HO4S-3 Sikorsky S-55 c/n 55-476, ff:?; acc BuAerRep (BAR) East+
UK WV204 : MAP to UK/Royal Navy as WV204, Ex BuAer 133744, f/f 10J+
706Sq/784 Nov 1953
845Sq/P Nov 1955, Suez assault 6 Nov 1956.
848Sq/351 by Oct 1958; 781Sq by 1964 still 1968 and 196+
WV204 : Preserved SAAF Museum satellite Ysterplaat by 2008
55-477 1953 US 133745 : HO4S-3 Sikorsky S-55 c/n 55-477, ff:?; acc BuAerRep (BAR) East+
UK WV205 : MAP to UK/Royal Navy as WV205, Ex BuAer 133745, d/d 26S+
706Sq/785 Nov 1953
845Sq/W by Apr 1954, Suez assault 6 Nov 1956. Damaged b+
845Sq/W by Apr 1957; 728Sq C Flt/624 by Feb 1958; Fleet+
55-478 1953 US 133746 : HO4S-3 Sikorsky S-55 c/n 55-478, ff:?; acc BuAerRep (BAR) East+
UK WV218 : MAP to UK/Royal Navy as WV218, Ex BuAer 133746, d/d 26S+
55-479 1953 US 133747 : HO4S-3 Sikorsky S-55 c/n 55-479, ff:?; acc BuAerRep (BAR) East+
UK WV219 : MAP to UK/Royal Navy as WV219, Ex BuAer 133747, f/f 11J+
55-480 1953 US 133748 : HO4S-3 Sikorsky S-55 c/n 55-480, ff:?; acc BuAerRep (BAR) East+
UK WV220 : MAP to UK/Royal Navy as WV220, Ex BuAer 133748, f/f 15J+
706Sq/787 Nov 1953
845Sq/Y by Apr 1954, Suez assault 6 Nov 1956
Westland Ilchester by Mar 1957; 848Sq/355 by Nov 1958; +
55-481 1953 US 133749 : HO4S-3 Sikorsky S-55 c/n 55-481, ff:?; acc BuAerRep (BAR) East+
UK WV221 : MAP to UK/Royal Navy as WV221, Ex BuAer 133749, f/f 22J+
55-497 1953 US 133750 : HO4S-3 Sikorsky S-55 c/n 55-497, ff:?; acc BuAerRep (BAR) East+
UK WV222 : MAP to UK/Royal Navy as Whirlwind HAS.22 WV222, Ex BuAe+
55-498 1953 US 133751 : HO4S-3 Sikorsky S-55 c/n 55-498, ff:?; acc BuAerRep (BAR) East+
UK WV223 : MAP to UK/Royal Navy as Whirlwind HAS.22 WV223, Ex BuAe+
705Sq/702-GJ Dec 1953
845Sq/O by Sep 1955, 845Sq/U Sep 1956 (replacing WV200)+
728Sq C Flt/621 by Mar 1958; 737Sq/781 by Apr 1960 stil+
ZA ZS-HDM : to Autair Pty, SA. c Jun 1971
ZA A5 : 1987 preserved airworthy at SAAF Museum
55-499 1953 US 133752 : HO4S-3 Sikorsky S-55 c/n 55-499, ff:?; acc BuAerRep (BAR) East+
UK WV224 : MAP to UK/Royal Navy as Whirlwind HAS.22 WV224, Ex BuAe+
706Sq/783 Oct 1953
845Sq/S by Apr 1954, Suez assault 6 Nov 1956.
Hal Far SAR Flt/958 by Jan 1960; 728Sq/961-HF by Apr 19+
WV224 : Preserved SAAF Museum (Swartkop) by 2008
55-500 1953 US 133753 : HO4S-3 Sikorsky S-55 c/n 55-500, ff:?; acc BuAerRep (BAR) East+
UK WV225 : MAP to UK/Royal Navy as Whirlwind HAS.22 WV225, Ex BuAe+
15 C/N.

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