Westland Whirlwind

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The Westland Whirlwindwas a British twin-engined heavy fighter developed by Westland Aircraft. It was the Royal Air Force's first single-seat, twin-engined, cannon-armed fighter, and a contemporary of the Supermarine Spitfire and Hawker Hurricane. Aircraft Photos, Ww2 Aircraft, Fighter Aircraft, Aircraft Carrier, Military Aircraft, Fighter Jets, Air Fighter, Navy Aircraft, Westland Whirlwind

Westland Whirlwind Mk. I

Westland Whirlwind Mk. I in flight, circa 1941. The bw original is part of a set of extraordinary beauty and top-quality photos, this work is one of my favorites, all credit goes to the photographer that shot the magnificent bw original. b&w original: Found at flightglobal.com, most probably the original rests with IWM.

Despite its merits, the Whirlwind's development was inhibited by the demand on limited resources & the concentrated mass-production of only a few models necessitated by a war-time economy (RAF) Air Force Aircraft, Navy Aircraft, Ww2 Aircraft, Fighter Aircraft, Military Aircraft, Fighter Jets, Westland Whirlwind, Ww2 Planes, Royal Air Force

Short-Lived & Largely Forgotten Westland Whirlwind

If you were asked to name a cannon-armed, twin-engine heavy fighter in service with one of the combatant nations during the Battle of Britain, you would

Cannon of the Westland Whirlwind British World War 2 Fighter Air Force Aircraft, Navy Aircraft, Ww2 Aircraft, Military Aircraft, Westland Whirlwind, Ww2 Planes, Battle Of Britain, Royal Air Force, Cannon

Westland Whirlwind - Destination's Journey

Photos of the World War 2 British twin engined fighter the Westland Whirlwind. Prototype, RAF in service and company development photos

Photos of the World War 2 British twin engined fighter the Westland Whirlwind. Prototype, RAF in service and company development photos Ww2 Aircraft, Military Aircraft, Raf Bases, Westland Whirlwind, Supermarine Spitfire, Ww2 Planes, Fighter Pilot, Royal Air Force, Aviation Art

Westland Whirlwind - Destination's Journey

Photos of the World War 2 British twin engined fighter the Westland Whirlwind. Prototype, RAF in service and company development photos

Photos of the World War 2 British twin engined fighter the Westland Whirlwind. Prototype, RAF in service and company development photos Navy Aircraft, Ww2 Aircraft, Fighter Aircraft, Military Aircraft, Fighter Jets, Westland Whirlwind, Old Planes, Aviation Image, Vintage Airplanes

Westland Whirlwind - Destination's Journey

Photos of the World War 2 British twin engined fighter the Westland Whirlwind. Prototype, RAF in service and company development photos

Inch Print - High quality print (other products available) - Westland Aircraft Ltd, Whirlwind aeroplanes, mostly in camouflage colours. - Image supplied by Mary Evans Prints Online - Photo Print made in the USA Navy Aircraft, Ww2 Aircraft, Military Aircraft, Westland Whirlwind, Camouflage Colors, Experimental Aircraft, Ww2 Planes, Royal Air Force, Royal Navy

Print of Westland Whirlwind aeroplanes

Westland Aircraft Ltd, Whirlwind aeroplanes, mostly in camouflage colours. . 1940s 10x8 (25x20cm) Print (#7475183) Framed Prints, Posters, Canvas, Puzzles, Metal, Photo Gifts and Wall Art

Photos of the World War 2 British twin engined fighter the Westland Whirlwind. Prototype, RAF in service and company development photos Air Force Aircraft, Ww2 Aircraft, Military Aircraft, Raf Bases, Westland Whirlwind, Aviation Image, Supermarine Spitfire, Ww2 Planes, Vintage Airplanes

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bwplanes: “The Westland Whirlwind was the first british heavy fighter featuring twin engines. It had a succesful lifespan and used 4 20mm cannons, 250 or 500 lb bombs for ground atack, and reached 4...

Photos of the World War 2 British twin engined fighter the Westland Whirlwind. Prototype, RAF in service and company development photos Navy Aircraft, Ww2 Aircraft, Military Aircraft, Raf Bases, Westland Whirlwind, Arm Cannon, Hawker Hurricane, Supermarine Spitfire, Royal Air Force

Westland Whirlwind - Destination's Journey

Photos of the World War 2 British twin engined fighter the Westland Whirlwind. Prototype, RAF in service and company development photos

Photos of the World War 2 British twin engined fighter the Westland Whirlwind. Prototype, RAF in service and company development photos Navy Aircraft, Ww2 Aircraft, Military Aircraft, Raf Bases, Westland Whirlwind, Plane Photos, Ww2 Planes, Battle Of Britain, Royal Air Force

Westland Whirlwind - Destination's Journey

Photos of the World War 2 British twin engined fighter the Westland Whirlwind. Prototype, RAF in service and company development photos