Incident Westland Whirlwind 4 (S-55T) XD187, 02 Apr 1957
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 152481
 
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Date:02-APR-1957
Time:
Type:Westland Whirlwind 4 (S-55T)
Owner/operator:155 Squadron Royal Air Force (155 Sqn RAF)
Registration: XD187
MSN: WA/30
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Johore -   Malaysia
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Johore, Malayasia
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
First flown: 22 Aug 54, delivered to RAF as XD187, 30 Aug 54. To 155 Squadron. Written off (damaged beyond economic repair) when ran out of fuel and crashed into the Jungle near Johore, Malaya on 2 Apr 57

Sources:

http://mhg.mymalaya.com/post_whirlwind.htm
www.ukserials.com/results.php?serial=XD
https://www.helis.com/database/cn/26320/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
13-Jan-2013 15:11 Dr. John Smith Added
04-Feb-2013 10:26 Nepa Updated [Operator]

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