The James Bond Vehicle Library

Westland Wessex HC Mk2
Westland Wessex HC Mk2
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Published 23/09-2001
Updated 20/11-2012 05:11

Content

Notes

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

by PS

007 relation

The Spy Who Loved Me (1977)

  • Allieds/friends vehicle
  • Vehicle Bond is passenger in

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
  • Sources


    Other sources:

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