Westland Whirlwind HAS.7

This model is a version of Whirlwind

c/n wa233

Year 1958

Helicopter Westland Whirlwind HAS.7 Serial wa233 Register XL883 used by Fleet Air Arm (Royal Navy). Built 1958. Aircraft history


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united kingdom XL883
Fleet Air Arm
Westland Whirlwind HAS.7, c/n WA233, ff: 17Sep58
del Royal Navy Fleet Air Arm as XL883, 30Sep58
b/u Fleetlands, 25Jun62.
united kingdom XL883
Fleet Air Arm
off Hong Kong Emergency ( 22-aug-60 )
815 Sq/308 during 1960 Far East deployment aboard HMS Albion. One of two airframes launched on 22 Aug to aid an injured crewman on ss Twinhorse off Hong Kong.

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