Westland Whirlwind HAS.7

C/N wa158

Built 1957

Helicopter Westland Whirlwind HAS.7 Serial wa158 Register XK911 used by Fleet Air Arm RN (Royal Navy). Built 1957. Aircraft history and location

Aircraft History


united kingdom Fleet Air Arm

1957-06-14Westland Whirlwind HAS.7, c/n WA158, ff: 14Jun57
del Royal Navy Fleet Air Arm as XK911, 04Jul57
wfu as A2603, unk
preserved Shepherd's Bush, London, unk.
1957-07Y845 NAS / Y by mid Jul 1957 845 NAS
1958322 / Y820 Sq /322 /Y Jan 1958
Eglinton store May 1958 820 NAS
1961-10918-Rto Ark Royal SAR Flt / 918-R by mid Oct 1961.
1965-12519 A EGDPto 829 NAS / 519 by Dec 1965 829 NAS
1967-06519-PO A EGDPtransferred to 771 NAS, when the unit reformed at Portland. 771 NAS
1968-03 B RM Condor G I Airframe AES Arbroath by Mar 1968
1974-08519-PO C EGHF G I Airframe AES Lee, still as /519-PO (A2603), still by Mar 1978
1979-12 D EGDT Stored to RNAY Wroughton early Dec 1979, until Aug 1992.

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