Westland Whirlwind

Whirlwind HAR.4

1954








Improved HAR.2 for hot and high conditions, 24 built for RAF. Many survivors converted to HAR.10.


Specifications


Engine: PW R-1340-57
Capacity:
Length: (m) 12.71
Height: (m)
Blades: 3
Rotor diam.: (m) 16.15
Disc area: (m2) 204.96
Weight: (kgs) Empty: 2400     Max: 3400
Speed: (km/h) Cruise: 138     Max: 177
Range: (km) 465
Ceiling: (m)
Rate/Climb: (m/min)
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List of Operators of Westland Whirlwind HAR.4


From Organisation with model Whirlwind HAR.4
1955
united kingdom Royal Air Force
    Whirlwind 135 1955/81


Construction Numbers on database of Whirlwind HAR.4

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Construction Numbers

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C/NYearHistory
wa 20 1954 UK XD163 : har10 Westland Whirlwind HAR.4, WA20, f/f: 15Jul54; del Royal+
Originally built in 1954 at Yeovil, Somerset as a 12-se+
XD163 : acquired by The Helicopter Museum in Apr 1991. Under re+
wa 21 1954 UK XD164 : Westland Whirlwind HAR.4, c/n WA21, f/f:21May54; del RA+
1439 Flt by May 1975 until c Nov 1957
wa 22 1954 UK XD165 : Westland Whirlwind HAR.4, c/n WA22, f/f:09Jul54; del RA+
18sep71 D Flight 202Sqn Whirlwind HAR10 type pictured +
HAR.10. To Yorkshire Helicopter Preservation Group at +
wa 25 1954 UK XD182 : Westland Whirlwind HAR.4, c/n WA25, f/f:13Aug54; del RA+
1958 HAR.4 type asg 155 Sq pictured (pic1) in Malaya
~1964 probably HAR.10 type asg 228 Sq pictured (pic+
17apr80 noted at RAF Odiham
8612M. On the dump at RAF Odiham by Jul 1981, still by +
wa 26 1954 UK XD183 : Westland Whirlwind HAR.4, c/n WA26, f/f:20Jul54; del RA+
wa 27 1954 UK XD184 : Westland Whirlwind Ser.2, c/n WA27, f/f: 13Aug54; del R+
228 Sq by 1962
har10 conv HAR.10, XD184, unk; wfu as i/a, 8787M, unk; pres. +
HAR.10 ex 84 Sq A Flt Spade, 8787M. To Larnaca as Gate +
RAF; Mar.93 pictured HAR.10 type preserved in 84 Sqn co+
UK 8787M : as RAF Akrotiri gate guard, from Sep 1983 (still here 1+
wa 28 1954 UK XD185 : Westland Whirlwind HAR.4, c/n WA28, f/f:09Aug54; del RA+
wa 29 1954 UK XD186 : har10 RAF f/f Aug 1954, d/d Nov 1954 to 155 Sq; crashed 11 Se+
UK 8730M : Assigned a maintenance serial 8730M in May 1982 and on +
UK XD186 : preserved Hermeskeil Air Museum, Germany as RAF Rescue +
wa 30 1954 UK XD187 : Westland Whirlwind HAR.4, c/n WA30, ff: 22Aug54; del RA+
w/o 2 Apr 1957, force landed after fuel exhausted in Jo+
wa 31 1954 UK XD188 : Westland Whirlwind HAR.4, c/n WA31, ff: 30Aug54; del RA+
wa 33 1954 UK XD777 : Westland Whirlwind HAR.4, c/n WA33, ff: 21Oct54; ntu Ro+
UK XJ407 : har10 del Royal Air Force as Whirlwind HAR.4, XJ407, 03Nov54;+
32 Sq, visited the Air Tattoo, 23 Jun 1979
UK G-BKHB : har10 wfu & xfer UK as G-BKHB, unk.
US N7013H : har10 sold US N7013H, 15Jun88; w/o Aug88.
wa 34 1954 UK XD778 : Westland Whirlwind HAR.4, c/n WA34, ntu Royal Air Force+
UK XJ408 : ff: 27Oct54; del Royal Air Force as Whirlwind HAR.4, XJ+
wa 35 1954 UK XD779 : Westland Whirlwind HAR.4, c/n WA35, ntu Royal Air Force+
UK XJ409 : har10 ff: 03Nov54; del Royal Air Force as Whirlwind HAR.4, XJ+
RAF: Whirlwind HAR.10 noted in storage at RAF Wroughton+
to Wales Aircraft Museum, Jun 1979 until c 1994
to Llanbedr for storage c 1994, still there by 2007
wa 36 1954 UK XD780 : Westland Whirlwind HAR.4, c/n WA36, ntu Royal Air Force+
UK XJ410 : har10 ff: 05Nov54; del Royal Air Force as Whirlwind HAR.4, XJ+
wa 37 1954 UK XD781 : Westland Whirlwind HAR.4, c/n WA37, ntu Royal Air Force+
UK XJ411 : har10 ff: 13Nov54; del Royal Air Force as Whirlwind HAR.4, XJ+
UK XJ411 : Wroughton store; to Farnborough as /Z by Jul 1977, dere+
wa 38 1954 UK XD782 : Westland Whirlwind HAR.4, c/n WA38, ntu Royal Air Force+
UK XJ412 : har10 ff: 15Nov54; del Royal Air Force as Whirlwind HAR.4, XJ+
wa 40 1954 UK XD783 : Westland Whirlwind HAR.4, c/n WA40, ntu Royal Air Force+
UK XJ413 : ff: 23Nov54 as XD783; del Royal Air Force as Whirlwind +
wa 41 1954 UK XD784 : Westland Whirlwind HAR.4, c/n WA41, ntu Royal Air Force+
UK XJ414 : har10 RAF f/f/ 24Nov54 as XD784, d/d 03Dec54 as Whirlwind HAR+
Early Jun67 pictured (top) during training exercise. M+
w/o 22jun67 asg 202 Sqn Flight based at Coltishall, bro+
wa 42 1954 UK XD795 : Westland Whirlwind HAR.4, c/n WA42, ntu Royal Air Force+
UK XJ426 : har10 ff: 14Dec54; del Royal Air Force as Whirlwind HAR.4, XJ+
har10 Ditched while with 22 Sq, following fire indications, o+
wa 43 1954 UK XD796 : Westland Whirlwind HAR.4, c/n WA43, ntu Royal Air Force+
UK XJ427 : f/f 16Dec54, d/l RAF as Whirlwind HAR.4 XJ412 12Jan55;+
wa 44 1954 UK XD797 : Westland Whirlwind HAR.4, c/n WA44, ntu Royal Air Force+
UK XJ428 : har10 ff: 20Dec54; del Royal Air Force as Whirlwind HAR.4, XJ+
HAR.4 built at Yeovil; 1958 as 155 Sq / R pictured at +
HAR.4 110 Sq
har10 Conversion to HAR.10 in 1962
HAR.10 22 Sq
HAR.10 228 Sq; 10 Sep 1963 crash landed following powe+
wa 45 1955 UK XD798 : Westland Whirlwind HAR.4, c/n WA45, ntu Royal Air Force+
UK XJ429 : har10 ff: 14Jan55; del Royal Air Force as Whirlwind HAR.4, XJ+
har10 20may73 HAR.10 type pictured at Seething Airshow, Norfo+
wa 46 1955 UK XD799 : Westland Whirlwind HAR.4, c/n WA46, ntu Royal Air Force+
UK XJ430 : har10 ff: 20Jan55; del Royal Air Force as Whirlwind HAR.4, XJ+
275 Sq A Flt by Sep 1959
wa 47 1955 UK XD800 : Westland Whirlwind Ser.1, c/n WA47, ntu Royal Air Force+
UK XJ431 : ff: 31May55; del Royal Air Force as Whirlwind HAR.4, XJ+
wa 48 1955 UK XD801 : Westland Whirlwind HAR.4, c/n WA48, ntu Royal Air Force+
UK XJ432 : har10 ff: 11Feb55; del Royal Air Force as Whirlwind HAR.4, XJ+
har10 XD801 ntu. Loaned to Queens Flight (as HC.2 ?) 1958-59,+
wa 49 1955 UK XD802 : Westland Whirlwind HAR.4, c/n WA49, ntu Royal Air Force+
UK XJ433 : har10 ff: 18Feb55; del Royal Air Force as Whirlwind HAR.2, XJ+
wa 51 1955 UK XD804 : Westland Whirlwind HAR.4, c/n WA51, ntu Royal Air Force+
UK XJ435 : har10 ff: 03Mar55; del Royal Air Force as Whirlwind HAR.2, XJ+
Jun73 pictured as VIP type with 32 (The Royal) Squadron+
wa 53 1955 UK XD806 : Westland Whirlwind HAR.4, c/n WA53, ntu Royal Air Force+
UK XJ437 : har10 ff: 30Mar55; del Royal Air Force as Whirlwind HAR.2, XJ+
har10 84 Sq A Flt / Club by Jan 1982; GI Akrotiri for BDRT, +
wa107 1956 UK XJ761 : Westland Whirlwind HAR.2, c/n WA107, ff: 28Jan56; del R+
w/o 27 Jul 1960, engine lost power, ditched and sank of+
29 C/N.