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  • Westland Whirlwind SRS.1


    This model is a version of Whirlwind



    c/n wa113


    Year 1955




    Helicopter Westland Whirlwind SRS.1 Serial wa113 Register G-AODA EP-HAC 9Y-TDA used by Bristow Caribbean ,Bristow ,World Wide Helicopters ,Westland. Built 1955. Aircraft history and location



    Helicopter Westland Whirlwind SRS.1 Serial wa113 Register G-AODA EP-HAC 9Y-TDA used by Bristow Caribbean ,Bristow ,World Wide Helicopters ,Westland. Built 1955. Aircraft history and location
    Helicopter Westland Whirlwind SRS.1 Serial wa113 Register G-AODA EP-HAC 9Y-TDA used by Bristow Caribbean ,Bristow ,World Wide Helicopters ,Westland. Built 1955. Aircraft history and location




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    G-AODA

    united kingdom Westland

    Westland aircraft Ltd May/Sep 1955. One of two series 1 airframes with 600hp Pratt & Whitney R-1340 radial piston engines
    usa World Wide Helicopters

    Shell UK, Sep55-Oct61
    1959AOMAD when I worked for Robert H Ray Co, an American geophysical company. They were contracted to IPC to do gravity exploration in the Liwa Oasis and other parts of Abu Dhabi. G-AODA was used on a daily basis to ferry personnel to the work area in mountainous sand dunes.

    World Wide Helicopters (UK) Ltd Oct61-Oct64
    united kingdom Bristow

    1965-05
    Westland Whirlwind SRS.3 Bristow Helicopters from May65
    Jul65 conv Ser.3 with a single 1050 shp Bristol-Siddely Gnome H1000 turboshaft engine and twelve passenger seats
    after extended period offshore, rtn to UK and remained based at Redhill for pilot training and charter operations until 1980
    1977-05-21BEGKR at Redhill
    1993-081980 used by BAe Dynamics and GEC/Marconi in development of anti-tank missile guidance system. The trials contract involved several years of very low flying by Bristow pilots, all day, in all weather conditions, at 200 to 300 feet, in the UK and other European countries

    continued to fly until 1990
    Aug93 donated it to The Helicopter Museum.

    9Y-TDA

    trinidad and tobago Bristow Caribbean

    Bristow Trinidad & Tobago 1969-1974

    EP-HAC

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    leased Iranian Helicopter Co as EP-HAC, unk
    operated in the Persian Gulf area supporting offshore oil installations
    Also used with Conoco in Kuantan, Malaysia

    G-AODA

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    1993-08-07CEGFITo IHM Weston-super-Mare 7 Aug 1993, still Dec 1993
    2020-10-15CEGFI In the Helicopter Museum




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