Westland Whirlwind HAR.2


This model is a version of Whirlwind



c/n wa100


Year 1956




Helicopter Westland Whirlwind HAR.2 Serial wa100 Register G-BVGE 8732M XJ729 used by Royal Air Force. Built 1956. Aircraft history and location



Helicopter Westland Whirlwind HAR.2 Serial wa100 Register G-BVGE 8732M XJ729 used by Royal Air Force. Built 1956. Aircraft history and location
By Dave Taskis


Helicopter Westland Whirlwind HAR.2 Serial wa100 Register G-BVGE 8732M XJ729 used by Royal Air Force. Built 1956. Aircraft history and location





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XJ729

united kingdom Royal Air Force

1956

1956-01-18Westland Whirlwind HAR.2 f/f 18Jan56 d/d 01Feb56
conv HAR.10
wfu as 8732M
HAR.2 22 Sq
Conv HAR.10
Westland Whirlwind HAR.10 1st conversion to HAR.10 carried out at Oldmixon
HAR.10 22 Sq
Min of Aviation
228 Sq
202 Sq
22 Sq 202 Squadron

8732M

united kingdom Royal Air Force

aug84

1984-08-01AEGCN G I Airframe 1 Aug 1984 to Finningley as G I
For disposal at Finningley by Mar 1993.
1993-08to Colsterworth by Aug 1993

G-BVGE

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nov93

Austen Assoc Nov93-May99
private at County Westmeath, Ireland May99-Nov13
2013-11private from Nov13
2016-02-18BEGOV part of fly-past at RAF Valley to mark formal disbandment of 22 Squadron
2017-06-11CEGWC at RAF Cosford Air Show RAF Cosford Air Show 2017

2018-07-13DEGVA on static display at RIAT 2018
2019-03-09EHigher Purtington at Higher Purtington undergoing depth maintenance Historic Helicopters Open Day 2019




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