Helicopter Westland Whirlwind HAS.7 Serial wa230 Register XL880 used by Fleet Air Arm (Royal Navy). Built 1958. Aircraft history and location
Year 1958 Scr 1996
| Fleet Air Arm |
Westland Whirlwind HAR.9 Westland Whirlwind HAS.7, c/n WA230, f/f: 25Jul58
del Royal Navy Fleet Air Arm as XL880, Aug58
conv HAR.9, unk
wfu as A2714, unk
perished Predannack by Jun96.
|815Sq / 306-A damaged blades and tail in deck accident aboard HMS Albion on 10 Aug 1960. To RAF Tengah for repairs by Oct 1960.|
|Dec 1962 to 848 Sq / U, until May 1963 848 NAS|
|May 1963 to 847 Sq / U-CU, until Nov 1964|
Westland Whirlwind HAR.9 To Westland at Weston-super-Mare for conversion to HAR.9 by Jul 1965, completed by Nov 1966
|1978-10-21||BEGDT||RN: Whirlwind HAR.9 noted in storage at RAF Wroughton , coded 35-ED ex HMS Endurance Flt|
|1994-03-10||CEGDO||stored at Lee-on-Solent|
to Predannack on 10 Mar 1994.