Westland Whirlwind HAS.7

This model is a version of Whirlwind

c/n wa 92

Year 1957 Scr 1994

Helicopter Westland Whirlwind HAS.7 Serial wa 92 Register XG597 used by Fleet Air Arm (Royal Navy) Westland. Built 1957. Aircraft history


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united kingdom XG597
Fleet Air Arm
Westland Whirlwind HAS.7, c/n WA92, ff: 15May57
rejected by Royal Navy as XG597 as a rogue aircraft, scr.
united kingdom XG597
Used by Westland as a trials and training airframe until Feb 1962.
British Aircraft Corporation
UK Warton ( 30-jan-75 )
Used for SAR by English Electric (later BAC) at Warton.
Aircraft Retired / Not available by 1975
remains at Shackleton's scrapyard near Siddal, nr Halifax by 1979

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