Westland Whirlwind

Whirlwind I

Mk I

 

Type

 Heavy Fighter

Armament

4 x 20mm Hispano Mk I cannons
Mk IA - 454kg bombload

Engine

 2 x Rolls-Royce Peregrine I V-12  885hp each

Weight

 Mk I - Empty 3.699kg - Max take-off 4.658kg
Mk IA - Empty 3.770kg - Max take-off 5.166kg

Crew

 1

Speed

 580km/h

Year of construction

 112

Quantity

 June 1940 - December 1941

User

 UK

Manufacturer

 Westland Aircraft Ltd