Westland Whirlwind HCC.12


This model is a version of Whirlwind



c/n wa418


Year 1964






Helicopter Westland Whirlwind HCC.12 Serial wa418 Register G-RWWW XR486 used by UK Government (Her Majesty's Government) Royal Air Force. Built 1964. Aircraft history



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united kingdom XR486
Royal Air Force
Westland Whirlwind HCC.12, c/n WA418, ff: 06May64
del Royal Air Force as XR486, unk
xfer Queens Flight, unk, serving until the 23Jul69 when she was replaced by the Wessex HCC.4.
xfer 32 Squadron, unk
wfu as 8727M, unk.
united kingdom XR486
Royal Air Force
UK RAF St Athan G I Airframe ( 1981 )
to 4 SoTT at St Athan as 8727M by 1981 until c Sep 1989. Registered G-RWWW Jun 1990.
Aircraft Retired / Not available by 1989
united kingdom G-RWWW
UK Government
sold Derek Jones, UK as G-RWWW, unk.
donated to the Helicopter Museum, Weston-Super-Mare, Jun00
pres as Whirlwind HCC.12, XR486.


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