Incident Westland Whirlwind HAR.4 (S-55T) XJ761, 27 Jul 1960
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 165548
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Type:Westland Whirlwind HAR.4 (S-55T)
Owner/operator:228 Squadron Royal Air Force (228 Sqn RAF)
Registration: XJ761
MSN: WA/107
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:North Sea, off Great Yarmouth, Norfolk -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Departure airport:RAF Coltishall, Norfolk
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
On 27/07/1960, XJ761, a Westland Whirlwind HAR.4 of 228 Sqn was written off when it lost power, hit the water and sank into the North Sea off Yarmouth, Norfolk. The crew escaped safely



Revision history:

17-Apr-2014 00:07 Dr. John Smith Added
17-Apr-2014 00:09 Dr. John Smith Updated [Date]
14-Nov-2018 06:50 stehlik49 Updated [Operator]
14-Nov-2018 06:50 stehlik49 Updated [Operator]

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