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Westland Lynx HAS2


This model is a version of Lynx

c/n 060


Year 1978 to 1988






Helicopter Westland Lynx HAS2 Serial 060 Register XZ243 used by Fleet Air Arm (Royal Navy). Built 1978. Aircraft history





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ID
united kingdom XZ243
Fleet Air Arm
RN HAS.2 f/f 15May78
NASU Yeovilton coded 02Jun78 coded 327-AL
702 Squadron, HMS Alacrity Flight 07Sep78
815Squadron HMS Alacrity flight coded 327-AL transferred 07Jan81
RNAY Fleetlands 19Nov81
702 Squadron coded 640.PO 30Jun82
united kingdom XZ243
Fleet Air Arm
UK RNAS Yeovilton ( 15-nov-78 )
RN Type: Lynx HAS.2 noted at HMS Heron RNAS Yeovilton 15nov78 with 815NAS coded AG-341 asg HMS Alacrity Flt (F174)
united kingdom XZ243
Fleet Air Arm
UK Treliske (North site) ( 17-nov-81 )
815Sq Alacrity Flt/327-AL visited RCH on 17 Nov 1981.
united kingdom XZ243
Fleet Air Arm
Westland Lynx HAS3
conv HAS.3 type
NASU Yeovilton 01Nov85
united kingdom XZ243
Fleet Air Arm
702 Squadron coded 635-PO by 21Nov86
united kingdom XZ243
Fleet Air Arm
w/o 10mar88 as /635 in Portuguese waters 40 miles off Cabo Roca. During long range night training exercise crashed into the sea on return 0.5 miles from the stern of parent ship RFA Engadine (K08), 2 fatalities
(top) 2 day before the accident
(bot) the morning after the crash
XZ243
RIP: CAWTHORNE, Richard A, Sub Lieutenant, C032051W (HMS Osprey) and DAVIES, Anthony P G, Lieutenant Commander, C023660H
united kingdom XZ243
Fleet Air Arm
Portland Air Engineering Department Ground Trainer, Shell Only uncoded with no regi, Total Airframe Hours at crash 2516:15
HMS Sultan Air Engineering Training School, shell only, BDR trainer by Dec97


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