The James Bond Vehicle Library

Westland Wessex HC Mk2

23/9-2001, updated 20/11-2012   by PS


Westland Wessex HC Mk2

Westland Wessex HC Mk2
The Spy Who Loved Me, 1977
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007 Relations

The Spy Who Loved Me - 1977
Allieds/friends vehicle
Vehicle Bond is passenger in

Notes

Anya and Bond transported to and lowered to the submarine USS Wayne.



Technical Data

  • Licensed Sikorsky S-58
  • Manufacturer: Westland Helicopters (UK)
  • Helicopter: Westland Wessex HC Mk 2
  • Type: Medium-lift helicopter
  • Year: 1962
  • Engine: 2 x 1.250 shp Bristol Siddeley Gnome H-1200
  • Rotor diameter: 17,07 m (56 ft)
  • Fuselage length: 14,74 m (48 ft 4 in)
  • Height: 4,93 m (16 ft 2 in)
  • Empty weight: 3.842 kg (8.470 lb)
  • Gross weight: 6.124 kg (13.670 lb)
  • Maximum speed: 195 km/h (120 mph)
  • Hovering ceiling IGE: 1.800 m (5.900 ft)
  • Range: 770 km (478 miles)
  • Capacity: Pilot + 16 passengers

  • Gadgets

    • None


    Sources

    World Millitary Helicopters, Elfan ap Rees, Jane's Publishing, 1986, page 181/83.

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