This model is a version of Whirlwind
Helicopter Westland Whirlwind HAS.7 Serial wa238 Register XL899 used by Fleet Air Arm RN (Royal Navy). Built 1958. Aircraft history and location
Year 1958 Scr 1993
| Fleet Air Arm |
Westland Whirlwind HAR.9 Westland Whirlwind HAS.7, c/n WA238, f/f: 24Oct58
del Royal Navy Fleet Air Arm as XL899, 08Dec58
conv HAR.9, unk
wfu to Predannack, ~Dec80, perished 1993.
|Dec 1961 to 848 Sq / M-B (replacing XN301), until c Jun 1963|
Westland Whirlwind HAR.9 conv to HAR.9 by Westland at Weston-super-Mare Jan 1965 to Feb 1966, to Protector Flt by Jul 1966 until c Oct 1966.
|1978-10-21||AEGDT||RN: Whirlwind HAR.9 noted in storage at RAF Wroughton , coded 587 ex 705NAS 705 NAS |
|1990-05||BEGDO|| G I Airframe HAR.9, to Predannack by May 1990|