Westland’s Novel Experiment

In 1958, the Helicopter Association of Great Britain issued a report stressing the necessity for a heliport, preferably on the banks of the River Thames within 15 min. of Westminster. Westland Helicopter took the initiative to build one on the southern bank, just beyond the Battersea Bridge, an area...

Subscription Required


This content requires a subscription to one of the Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) bundles.

Schedule a demo today to find out how you can access this content and similar content related to your area of the global aviation industry.

Already an AWIN subscriber? Login


Did you know?  Aviation Week has won top honors multiple times in the Jesse H. Neal National Business Journalism Awards, the business-to-business media equivalent of the Pulitzer Prizes.