Westland Lynx HAS2


This model is a version of Lynx

c/n 073


Year 1978 to 1982






Helicopter Westland Lynx HAS2 Serial 073 Register XZ247 used by Fleet Air Arm (Royal Navy). Built 1978. Aircraft history

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ID
united kingdom XZ247
Fleet Air Arm
RN
Nov78 as 702Sqn /CP at Yeovilton
united kingdom XZ247
Fleet Air Arm
RNAS Yeovilton ( 15-nov-78 )
15Nov78 HAS.2 type as 815Sqn /CP-320 at HMS Heron RNAS Yeovilton asg HMS Cleopatra (F28) flt
united kingdom XZ247
Fleet Air Arm
702 NAS Lynx HAS.2 assigned as Cleopatra Flt/463-CP Jan 1979 until c May 1981
united kingdom XZ247
Fleet Air Arm
South Atlantic ( apr-82 )
Operation Corporate
815 Sq Birmingham Flt / 333-BM by Mar 1982
Airlift to Ascension Is by RAF C-130, to South Atlantic in RFA Fort Austin
815 Sq Glasgow Flt / 344 by Apr 1982
815 Sq Ambuscade Flt / 323 by May 1982
united kingdom XZ247
Fleet Air Arm
c 50nm SE Rosemary Bank Accident ( 30-sep-82 )
w/o 30sep82, lost on fire on HMS Ambuscade (F172)


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