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Westland Lynx HAS2


This model is a version of Lynx

c/n 204


Year 1980






Helicopter Westland Lynx HAS2 Serial 204 Register XZ731 used by Fleet Air Arm (Royal Navy). Built 1980. Aircraft history





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ID
united kingdom XZ731
Fleet Air Arm
Norton Heliport, Dartmouth ( 27-apr-82 )
815Sq/306 noted visiting on 27 Apr 1982
united kingdom XZ731
Fleet Air Arm
Portland ( aug-87 )
RN
04Aug87 (pic1) as HAS.3 type 702 Sqn /641 at RNAS Portland. Note non standard location of code used only by 702 Sqn
united kingdom XZ731
Fleet Air Arm
Westland Lynx HMA.8
Fleetlands ( jul-97 )
conv to HMA.8 at NARO Fleetlands c Mar 1996 to Jul 1997.
united kingdom XZ731
Fleet Air Arm
Aug98 HMA8 type as 815Sqn /MA-363 at Portsmouth harbour on HMS Marlborough (F233)
2011 HMA8SRU type as 815Sqn /LP-332
united kingdom XZ731
Fleet Air Arm
Assigned as 815Sq 203 Flt /375-SM to HMS Somerset Jan 2009, at Yeovilton as /375-SM in Aug 2009. 815Sq 217 Flt /332-LP to HMS Liverpool Oct 2010, until she decommissioned in Mar 2012. Became first British Lynx to deploy operationally to a French warship, FS Surcouf in Nov 2012.
united kingdom XZ731
Fleet Air Arm
27jan12 HMA.8 type (pic2) as /323 aboard HMS Liverpool (D92) at Poplar, London before ship decommission
united kingdom XZ731
Fleet Air Arm
RNAS Yeovilton RNAS Yeovilton Air Day 2016 ( 02-jul-16 )     Yeovilton Air Day 2016
02jul16 (pic3) as 815 NAS /311-VL at RNAS Yeovilton during Air Day 2016
united kingdom XZ731
Fleet Air Arm
Farnborough ( 11-jul-16 )     FIA 2016
11jul16 (pic4) on display at FIA 2016


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