Westland Lynx

Lynx HAS2


Original version built for the Royal Navy (Fleet Air Arm)


Engine: 2 x RR Gem 100 900shp
Capacity: 2
Length: (m) 15.16
Height: (m) 3.59
Blades: 4
Rotor diam.: (m) 12.8
Disc area: (m2) 128.68
Weight: (kgs) Empty: 2486     Max: 3878
Speed: (km/h)
Range: (km) 289
Ceiling: (m)
Rate/Climb: (m/min)

List of Operators of Westland Lynx HAS2

From Organisation with model Lynx HAS2
united kingdom Westland
    Lynx 1971/00
united kingdom Ministry of Defence (MoD)
    Lynx 1971/??
united kingdom Fleet Air Arm
    Lynx 95 1976/17
pakistan pakistan naval air arm
    Lynx 3 1994/09
Construction Numbers on database of Lynx HAS2


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1/07 1972 UK G-BNCL : HAS.2 f/f 25may72, to G-BNCL
UK XX469 : pictured date unk, notice 3 windows on the cabin door a+
3/02 1975 UK XZ166 : HAS.2 f/f 05mar75; to G-1-2
3/13 1973 UK XX510 : RN; HAS.2 Prototype; Westlands First Flight 05Mar73
RNAS Lee-on-Solent Ground Instruction (BDR) coded 69-LS+
at HMS Sultan by Jun 1999; to SFDO /69-LS on 14 Jul 199+
pre-production serie; conv HAS.2(mod) type; to A2683; 2+
3/16 1974 UK XZ166 : HAS.2 f/f 23mar74
UK XX910 : arrived at International Helicopter Museum, Weston-supe+
preserved at The International Helicopter Museum (IHM)+
001 1976 UK XZ227 : RN; Pre-Production standard; First Flight 10Feb76; West+
has.3 NASU Yeovilton between 29Nov85 and 03Mar86
815Squadron coded 303-PO 03Mar86;
Jul86 as York flight /407
has.3gm GM Conversion (No 2) with 815Squadron;
815Squadron, HMS York Flight 17Jul86; 815Squadron HMS A+
18Jul90, 815Squadron, HMS London
27Mar91 AMG Portland; 25Jul91 815Squadron HMS Birmingha+
Mar93 type:HAS.3 815Sqn./EX-420 embarked HMS Exeter (D8+
815Squadron HMS Chatham Flight 03Feb93; 815Squadron HMS+
has.3 RNAY Fleetlands HAS.3 Conversion, (de-conversion) coded+
702 Squadron Ground Instruction Use coded 377.- 24Mar94+
PK 21 : Pakistan Navy; has.3 type, ex XZ227, d/d Sep94; 2009 pu+
002 1976 UK XZ228 : RN HAS2 Type; First Flight 26May76; RNAY Fleetlands 11J+
has.3 Converted NASU Yeovilton between 25Mar86 and 24Jul87
702 Squadron uncoded (allocted 645) 24Jul87
has.3gm 31Mar88 RNAY Fleetlands for HAS.3GM Conversion (Number +
829 Squadron HMS London Flight coded 405-LN named "Skod+
23Apr90 815Squadron HMS Jupiter Flight coded 443-JP
28Nov90 AMG Portland coded 443-JP; 08Mar91 815Squadron+
has.3sgm 12Nov92 RNAY Fleetlands 3S Conversion (Number 49), code+
11Aug93 815Squadron coded 303-YK; 31Aug93 815Squadron H+
05jun94 815Sqn./334 Flypast Portsmouth harbour
815Sq Cardiff Flt/335(-CF) by Mar 2006; 815Sq/332 Liver+
08Jul06 815 NAS / 335 (ex Wave Ruler Flt) pictured (pic+
004 1976 UK XZ229 : 03Sept76 delivered 700L Squadron, coded 740.VL; 03Jan78+
Nov78 as 702Sqn /740 at Yeovilton
06Jan81 815Squadron coded 302;
815Sq/302, noted visiting on 6 Apr 1982
has.3 09Sep84 RNAY Fleetlands uncoded for HAS3 Conversion;
16Oct85 NASU Yeovilton uncoded; 27May86 829 Squadron, H+
has.3gm 23Mar88 RNAY Fleetlands, GM conversion #11
27May88 829 Squadron, HMS London coded 406; 08Dec88 AMG+
has.3sgm 09Apr92 RNAY Fleetlands 3S conversion uncoded
15Dec92 815Squadron, HMS Active coded 322.AV; 14Jan93 8+
2001 pictured (pic1) (pic2) as 206 Flt 815Sqn /457 HMS +
2009 HAS3SGM type with 815Sqn
815Sq /336-LB by Jul 2009; 815Sq /426-PD by Sep 2009 (r+
815Sq Portland Flt/426-PD embarked HMS Portland Oct 200+
XZ229 photographed on Netherlands 20Jun09 uncoded, and +
XZ229 : to Air and Ground Aviation, Hixon by Nov 2013
005 1976 UK XZ230 : RN d/d 19oct76; conv has.3sgm
16 Oct 1976: joined 700(L) Sq for service trials
Nov78 as 702Sqn /741 at Yeovilton
12Oct76 delivered 700L squadron, entered service 19Oct7+
has.3 15Oct84 RNAY Fleetlands for 3 Conversion
has.3gm 15Jan86 NASU RNAS Yeovilton GM Conversion #1 (First eve+
10Jul86 815 squadron, HMS Nottingham code not noted; 04+
03Sep90 815Squadron, HMS Cardiff coded 335.PO; 6 Kills +
14Mar91 AMG RNAS Portland coded 335.PO; 19Jul91 815Squa+
has.3sgm 30Jan92 RNAY Fleetlands HAS3SGM conversion
29Jul92 829 Squadron, HMS Coventry coded 336 noted 30No+
02Nov98 Damaged beyond repair on HMS Newcastle when the+
Mar17 at RNAS Yeovilton; forms the core structure for +
006 1976 UK XZ231 : RN d/d 30nov76; conv has3 type unk
1976-1978 as IFTU 700L /742. Used by Redifon engineers +
First at sea deck landing by Lynx in service, with HMS +
Nov78 as 702Sqn /742 at Yeovilton
702 Sq/645-PO by Aug 1982
has.3 Conversion to HAS.3 at NASU Yeovilton, until c Mar 1987
829 Sq HQ Flt/604 by May 1989; 815 Sq HQ Flt/307 by Apr+
05jun94 as 815Sqn /303 Flypast Portsmouth harbour
PK 23 : conv has.3 type ex XZ231 d/d Pakistan Jun95
009 1976 UK XZ232 : RN HAS.2 700L NAS/743-VL by Mar 1977; briefly Sirius Fl+
RN Type: Lynx HAS.2 noted 11/78 at HMS Heron RNAS Yeovi+
noted May79 as 815NAS /BM-333 HMS Birmingham Flt at the+
has.3sgm 1996 HAS.3SGM type 815Sqn /410; 2007 HAS.3SGM type 815S+
31jul07 as /332 pictured (pic1) at Culdrose Air Day 2+
23jun12 as /634 pictured (pic2) at Yeovilton Air Day +
XZ232 : Nov17 airframe with dummy rotors used for helicopter de+
010 1977 UK XZ233 : RN; HAS2 type;700L Squadron coded 471-PB 18Feb77; 702 S+
Nov78 as 702Sqn /PB-471 at Yeovilton
NASU Yeovilton CODED 471-PB 24Sep79; 702 Squadron, HMS +
815 Sq/466-AT early Apr 1982. Sea Skua upgrade at Yeovi+
has.2ice RNAY Fleetlands HAS2ICE Conversion. No 2 28May86
has.3ice NASU Yeovilton 04Aug86 to 25Jan87
04aug87 pictured (pic1) as 829 Sqd /435, HMS Endurance +
NATIU Lee on Solent uncoded 26Jan87; A & AEE uncoded 10+
has.3 RNAY Fleetlands De-converted to HAS3 standard, stored c+
has.3s Removed from sales list and converted to HAS3S standard+
702 Squadron coded 644 by 11Jun04
2007 HAS.3S type 815Sqn /638
702 Squadron coded 634 by 30Aug08
09jul11 pictured (pic2) as 702 Sqd /635 in original Lyn+
XZ233 : Aug17 stripped for parts for Wildcat awaiting sale or s+
012 1977 UK XZ234 : RN d/d 05may77
Nov78 as 702Sqn /743 at Yeovilton
14mar91 last military aircraft to land at Thorpe Abbots+
conv has.3s; 2005 702Sqd /635
Nov10 str at Middle Wallop; spares
016 1977 UK XZ235 : RN Lynx HAS.2 noted at RNAS Yeovilton EGDY nov78 with 7+
RN; 21Jun86 type:HAS.2 815Sqn./PO-403 embarked HMS Batt+
has.3 NASU Yeovilton Sep - Nov 1986 for conv to HAS.3
11jul09 pictured (pic1) as 815 NAS Endurance Flt / 435-+
09jul11 pictured (pic2) as HAS.3S ICE type in high-viz +
XZ235 : to Air and Ground Aviation, Hixon by Nov 2013, still Ap+
017 1977 UK XZ236 : Westland Jun77
UK XZ236 : Nov78 as 702Sqn /SS-450 HAS.2 type at Yeovilton
UK XZ236 : A&AEE Boscombe Down by May 1980 and then until c Sep 19+
HMA.8 prototype commenced Sep 1990, completed at Yeovil+
UK XZ236 : hma.8 QinetiQ 2007, HMA.8 type
019 1977 UK XZ237 : RN f/f 01Jul77 Westlands Yeovil; 28Jul77 (log book dat+
RN Lynx HAS.2 noted at RNAS Yeovilton EGDY nov78 uncode+
has.3 06Jun87 to NASU RNAS Yeovilton HAS3 Conversion; 23Nov87+
16May88 pictured as HAS3 type coded -.603 of 829 Squadr+
has.3s 21Nov89 to RNAY Fleetlands for HAS3S conversion (10th C+
22jun90 HAS.3 type: 829Sqn /CW-412 onboard HMS Cornwal+
20Dec90 to 815Squadron, HMS Arrow coded -.326
1992 type:HAS.3 815Sqn./326
10Feb92 to 815Squadron, HMS Gloucester coded PO.410; 1+
1996 HAS.3S type 815Sqn /NF-361
2004 to 2006 coded -.301 of 815Squadron
2007 type:HAS.3S 815Sqn./303
2011 to 2012 coded -.631 of 702 Squadron; Apr12 retired+
XZ237 : May13 on loan to inflite engineering as a sample to aid+
to Air and Ground Aviation, Hixon by Nov 2013, still Ap+
ornament at Wild Park Brailsford paintball park by Oct1+
026 1977 UK XZ238 : Nov78 HAS.2 type 829 Sqn /NC-345 at RNAS Yeovilton HMS +
04Aug87 pictured as HAS3 type 702 Sqn /645 at RNAS Port+
has.3sice 2007 HAS.3S(ICE) type 815Sqn /EE-434 HMS Endurance (A1+
Oct 2008: despatched by Antonov from RAF Brize Norton t+
XZ238 : 20jul16 on the back of a lowloader stripped to its airf+
043 1977 UK XZ239 : RN HAS.2 f/f 17oct77, d/d 02nov77
RN Lynx HAS.2 noted at HMS Heron RNAS Yeovilton EGDY no+
1988-89 HMS Brazen flight, Armilla October 330 Hussy
05jun94 815Sqn./307 Flypast Portsmouth harbour
1996 HAS3GM type 815Sqn /305
815 NAS Nottingham Flt / 417-NM by Jan 2001 until 7 Jul+
11jul09 HAS.3GMS type pictured as 702 NAS / 633, in th+
XZ239 : to Air and Ground Aviation, Hixon by Nov 2013
049 1977 UK XZ240 : RN Lynx HAS.2 noted at HMS Heron RNAS Yeovilton EGDY no+
815 Sq Glamorgan Flt / 400-GL by Mar 1983, until c May +
RN; 1985 type:HAS.3 NASU; 1992 type:HAS.3 829Sqn./363
PK 22 : conv has.3 type; ex XZ240; d/d Pakistan Sep94
052 1977 UK XZ241 : RN HAS.2 f/f 18jan78 d/d Feb78 Yeovilton 702 Sqd; Arro+
RN Lynx HAS.2 noted at RNAS Yeovilton EGDY nov78 with 8+
1983-1986 asg HMS Nottingham (D91)
has.2ice Aug98 HAS3S(ICE) type as 815Sqn /EE-424 asg A171 HMS E+
EE-435 w/o 08feb04 crashed in Antarctica
053 1978 UK XZ242 : 15Feb78 first flight; 02Mar78 entered service as 341.A+
RN Type: Lynx HAS.2 noted at HMS Heron RNAS Yeovilton 1+
Mar 1982 assigned to 815 NAS Newcastle Flt as /345-NC; +
replaced XZ700 as 815 NAS Coventry Flt /336 on 17 Apr 1+
RN; 815Sqn w/o 25may82 with HMS Coventry
060 1978 UK XZ243 : RN HAS.2 f/f 15May78; NASU Yeovilton coded 02Jun78 code+
RN Type: Lynx HAS.2 noted at HMS Heron RNAS Yeovilton 1+
815Sq Alacrity Flt/327-AL visited RCH on 17 Nov 1981.
has.3 conv HAS.3 type; NASU Yeovilton 01Nov85
702 Squadron coded 635-PO by 21Nov86
w/o 10mar88 as /635 in Portuguese waters 40 miles off C+
XZ243 : RIP: CAWTHORNE, Richard A, Sub Lieutenant, C032051W (H+
UK XZ243 : Portland Air Engineering Department Ground Trainer, She+
064 1978 UK XZ244 : ff May 1978, dd Jun 1978 to Yeovilton. 702 Sq HQ Flt/74+
RN noted 15Nov78 HAS.2 type as 815Sqn /AD-340 at HMS H+
702Sq Ardent Flt /340-AD, noted at HMS Drake 14 Jun 197+
has.3 815Sq Andromeda Flt/472-AM by Jan 1986, 815Sq Charybdis+
has.3sgm 815Sq Beaver Flt/374-VB by Mar 1988 until c Oct 1988, 8+
HAS.3SGM type; w/o 14may89 asgn HMS Brilliant crashed +
RIP: BANKS-POPPLE, Simon K, Chief Petty Officer (M), D+
067 1978 UK XZ245 : RN f/f 28mar78 d/d 17may78; conv HAS3GMS; str Middle Wa+
1980 HAS2 type, as 702Sqn /321-AO
702 Sq Antelope Flt / 321-AO by Nov 1979 until c Dec 19+
has.3 to NASU Yeovilton by Mar 1985 for conversion to HAS.3, +
815 Sq HQ Flt / 308 by Oct 1985; 815 Sq Glasgow Flt (lo+
has.3s to RNAY Fleetlands for conversion to HAS.3S, until c Fe+
05Jul08 with 815 NAS / 324, with M3M door-mount gun pic+
DE - : Boehm stirling Technik e.K. from 28mar17; pictured (pic+
070 1978 UK XZ246 : RN 1977; 06oct09 pictured as HAS3S(ICE) type on USS Col+
RN Type: HAS.2 noted 15Nov78 as 815Sqn /AZ-463 at HMS+
829 Sq / 320-AZ Amazon Flt, noted conducting deck landi+
has.3ice conv to HAS.3(ICE) at NASU Yeovilton from Jul 1986 to e+
08Jul06 HAS.3ICE 815 NAS Endurance Flt / 435 pictured (+
Oct 2008: despatched by Antonov from RAF Brize Norton t+
815Sq/434-EE embarked HMS Illustrious Oct 2009 at Glasg+
UK XZ246 : preserved at Aeroventure, Doncaster from Aug 2016 in HM+
073 1978 UK XZ247 : RN; Nov78 as 702Sqn /CP at Yeovilton
15Nov78 HAS.2 type as 815Sqn /CP-320 at HMS Heron RNAS+
702 NAS Lynx HAS.2 assigned as Cleopatra Flt/463-CP Jan+
815 Sq Birmingham Flt / 333-BM by Mar 1982; Airlift to +
w/o 30sep82, lost on fire on HMS Ambuscade (F172)
080 1978 UK XZ248 : RN; First Flight 30Aug78; Delivered to NASU Yeovilton 2+
Nov78 as 702 Sqn /MN-424 HAS.2 type at Yeovilton
To 702 Squadron 11Jan79 and then 702 Squadron, HMS Mine+
has.3 Converted to HAS.3 by NASU Yeovilton 09Jul87
To Westlands 14Oct87; To 815Squadron, HMS Newcastle Fli+
1989 HAS.3 type pictured (pic1) as NC/345 with 815Sqd 2+
has.3s Converted to HAS.3S by RNAY Fleetlands between 28Nov90 +
To 829 squadron, HMS Norfolk Flight 23 May 91 as 361-NF+
28jun98 pictured (pic3) as HAS3S type coded 634 of 702 +
2007 HAS.3S type /305 815Sqn
16Jul10 noted RNAS Yeovilton coded -/666 with no tail b+
28Jul16 SFDO pictured (pic4) at RNAS Culdrose outside D+
083 1978 UK XZ249 : RN; Nov78 as 702Sqn /AL at Yeovilton
assigned 815 NAS Avenger Flt / 307 mid Apr 1982. Aveng+
w/o 04may83 crash in gulf of Oman after tail rotor fail+
Crash was due to tail rotor control failure
Fuselage to RNEC Manadon by Oct 1984 until transferred +
06aug89 pictured at Predannack Airfield, Cornwall
084 1978 UK XZ250 : Nov78 as 702Sqn /MN-424 at Yeovilton
815Sq Avenger Flt, embarked for West Indies deployment,+
26jul86 as 702Sqn /648 at Yeovilton Airshow
2004 HAS.3S type 815Sqn /304
08Jul06 815 NAS / 304 pictured on the squadron apron at+
702 NAS/631 embarked
Mar13 Blackcats livery as /426. Gate guardian at Portla+
installed as Gate Guardian at Portland on 23 Feb 2015. +
088 1979 UK XZ251 : RN Type: HAS.2 noted 15Apr79 with NASU at HMS Heron RN+
RN; 815Sqn w/o 21may82 with HMS Ardent
f/f 12 Dec 1978, d/d 8 Jan 1979 to NASU-VL, 815Sq Aveng+
090 1979 UK XZ252 : RN; HAS.3S type; 2007 to spares
091 1978 UK XZ253 : Being built as XZ253 but re-allocated as XZ689 on produ+
UK XZ689 : RN Type: HAS.2 noted 15Apr79 with NASU at HMS Heron RN+
f/f 15 Dec 1978, d/d 22 Jan 1979, HAS.2 RNAY Fleetlands+
has.3 NASU Yeovilton by Sep for conv to HAS.3, completed by c+
815Sq Edinburgh Flt/411-EB by Jan 1988 until c Nov 1989+
RN; 1995 type:HAS.3S 815Sqn./403; 2007 Campbeltown 815S+
hma.8 to Fleetlands for conv to HMA.8, completed c Feb 1998
to HMA.8DSP, AMG until Jan 2006, 815Sq/307 Jan 2006, 81+
02jul16 pictured as 815 NAS /314 at RNAS Yeovilton duri+
094 1978 UK XZ254 : RN;HAS2 Type; First Flight 19Dec78; NASU Yeovilton 15Ja+
RN Type: HAS.2 noted 15Feb79 with NASU at HMS Heron RN+
has.3 NASU Yeovilton HAS3 Conversion 15Apr88; 815Squadron HMS+
has.3s RNAY Fleetlands S Conversion. No 31 30Jan91; 815Squadro+
1996 HAS.3S type 815Sqn /308; 2007 HAS.3S type 702 Sqn +
RNAS Yeovilton Retired and stripped of all usable parts+
XZ254 : to Air and Ground Aviation, Hixon by Nov 2013
099 1978 UK XZ255 : RN: Type Lynx HAS.2 RN Type: HAS.2 noted 15Nov78 uncod+
702 Sq Cardiff Flt / 335-CF by Aug 1979, 815 Sq Cardiff+
RN in 2007 type:HMA.8 /307 815Sqn.
702 NAS/644 embarked
09Jul11 pictured in the role demonstration flying displ+
101 1979 UK XZ256 : RN Type: HAS.2 noted 15Apr79 with NASU at HMS Heron RN+
702 Sq Argonaut Flt / 466-AT by Jun 1979 until c Jan 19+
RN; May83 pictured as 815Sqn /450 at RNAS Yeovilton
815 Sq Battleaxe Flt / 403-BX by jul 1983 to c Aug 1985
829 Sq Cumberland Flt/350-CL by May 1989, until c Dec 1+
1995 HAS.8 type as 815Sqn /671
815Sq/474-RM by Oct 2001. Operating from HMS Richmond, +
HMA.8 type; w/o 12jun02, 200 Miles East of Virginia
103 UK XZ257 : RN Type: HAS.2 noted 15Apr79 with NASU at HMS Heron RN+
RN; 04Aug87 pictured (top) as HAS3 type 702 Sqn /634 wi+
Jun02 pictured (bot) as HAS.3S type 702 Sqn /640 at RNA+
has.3s 2003 HAS.3S type 702Sqn /640; 2007 HAS.3S type 815Sqn /+
Mar17 at RNAS Yeovilton; forms the core structure for +
113 1979 UK XZ690 : RN Type: HAS.2 noted 15Jun79 with NASU at HMS Heron RN+
RN d/d 30May79 HAS.2 type to NASU RNAS Yeovilton; 07Jul+
04Aug87 pictured (top) as HAS2 type 829 Sqn (badge on d+
08Oct87 RNAY Fleetlands coded PO.600; 30Oct87 829 Squad+
has.3 12Feb88 NASU RNAS Yeovilton
16Mar88 AMG RNAS Porland; 03May88 NATIU RNAS Lee-on-Sol+
26jul88 picture as HAS.3 type 702 Sqn /PO-635 asg RFA A+
has.3s 24Jul92 HAS.3s conversion RNAY Fleetlands
07Dec92 coded --.450 829 Squadron, HMS Sirius Flight; 0+
hma.8 02Dec97 RNAY Fleetlands for HMA.8 Conversion
hma.8das 06Jun02 noted as HMA8(DSP) with 815 squadron, HMS Somer+
01may05 pictured (bot) as 815Sqn /404 HMS Iron Duke (F2+
hma.8sru 18Jun08 noted coded --.313 of 815Squadron; 01Jul09 note+
2009 HMA8 type 815Sqn /301
XZ690 : 22oct17 apparently she's at Delta force Paintball in Gl+
117 1979 UK XZ691 : RN Type: HAS.2 noted 15Apr79 with NASU at HMS Heron RN+
RN HAS.2 702 Sq/480-VL by Nov 1979; 815Sq/300-VL by Nov+
04Aug87 pictured (pic1) as HAS2 type 829 Sqd HMS Beaver+
has.3 815Sq Active Flt /322-AV by Jun 1988, for HAS.3S conv N+
has.3s 815Sq Amazon Flt /320-AZ by May 1990; 815Sq Newcastle F+
hma.8 stored, 815Sq Richmond (227) Flt/474-RM by May 1996 sti+
27Jul09 pictured (pic2) as 815Sq Chatham Flt/349 (by Ju+
815Sq Lancaster Flt/415-LA by Sep 2009; 815Sq Argyll Fl+
hma.8sru Dec09 pictured (pic3) as HMA8SRU type 815Sqd /415 on US+
16mar13 pictured (pic4) during visit of HMS Westminster+
02jul16 pictured (pic5) as 815 NAS /310-VL at RNAS Yeov+
121 1979 UK XZ692 : RN Type: HAS.2 noted 15Apr79 with NASU at HMS Heron RN+
short term assignment from Jul 1982 as 815 NAS Charybdi+
08Jul06 recently returned from DARA Fleetlands / 365 pi+
05Jul08 with 815 NAS HQ Flt / 307, pictured (pic2) on t+
Sep09 as 702Sqn /642 embarked HMS Ocean during 4 day vi+
10jul11 HMA.8 type picture (nearest camera) as /641 wit+
20jul11 pictured (pic3) as /641 Blackcats Display Team +
preserved HMS Sultan gate guard by Apr17
122 UK XZ693 : RN Type: HAS.2 noted 15Apr79 with NASU at HMS Heron RN+
04Aug87 HAS3 type as 702 Sqn /640 pictured (pic1) at RN+
1996 HAS.3S type 815Sqn /301; 2003 HAS.3S type 702 Sqn +
30Jul08 as 815 NAS /304 pictured (pic2) in the static +
XZ693 : to Air and Ground Aviation, Hixon by Nov 2013, still Ap+
128 1979 UK XZ694 : RN HAS.2; d/d 23Aug79 to NASU Yeovilton; 11Sep79 to NA+
05Jul82 to 815Sq, HMS Glasgow, named "Miss Parker" and +
has.3 25Feb86 to RNAY Fleetlands for HAS.3 Conversion
has.3gm 27Oct86 to NASU Yeovilton for GM Conversion, (the 3rd G+
28Jun90 to AMG Portlad; 26Nov90 to 815Sq, HMS Mancheste+
while assigned to the Armilla Patrol aboard HMS Manches+
10jul91 pictured at RNAS Portland having just arrived b+
23Jul91 to AMG Portland; 29Nov91 to 815Sq, HMS York cod+
815Sq Nottingham (200) Flt/417-NM by May 1997; 815Sq Ex+
2006 HAS.3SGM type 334/815Sqn
08Jul06 815 NAS Southampton Flt / 334 pictured (pic2) o+
Noted RNAS Yeovilton being stripped for spares Jan to A+
132 1979 UK XZ695 : RN, 05Sep79 f/f Westlands Yeovil, 14Sep79 d/d RN HAS2 N+
has.3 15Dec87 to NASU Yeovilton for HAS3 conversion; 05May88 +
16May88 pictured as HAS.3 type of 829 Sq, Battleaxe cod+
has.3s 30Jan89 to RNAY Fleetlands for HAS3S Conversion (4th Co+
hma.8 2000 approx date converted to HMA.8 standard
815 Sq HQ Flt/308 by Jul 2001 until c Aug 2003. Took p+
hma.8dsp 17Apr04 noted coded 318 at the London Air Show in the E+
w/o 03mar05, 815Sq Nottingham Flt/417 ditched in Arabia+
135 1979 UK XZ696 : HAS.2 ff Sep 1979. Trials at Westland until c Jan 1980
UK XZ696 : dd NASU Yeovilton by Feb 1980; 702 Sq / 744-VL by Sep +
815 Sq Ambuscade Flt / 323 by Apr 1982; 815 Sq Glasgow +
has.3 815 NAS Glasgow Flt /344-GW by Sep 1986 until c Mar 198+
has.3sgm RN HAS.3SGM type
08Jul06 815 NAS pictured (pic1) on the squadron apron a+
at HMNB Portsmouth in flying display for Meet Your Navy+
30jul08 as 815Sqn /311 pictured (pic2) in the static d+
XZ696 : to Air and Ground Aviation, Hixon by Nov 2013
145 1979 UK XZ697 : RN; 1985 HAS.2 type asg HMS Avenger coded 341 "Purdy"
13jul97 HAS.8 type as 815Sqn /305
2007 HMA.8(DAS) type as 815Sqn /422
13jul13 pictured (pic1) as HMA.8 type 815Sq /316 at RNA+
26Jul14 pictured (pic2) 702 NAS / 674 in the flying dis+
153 1980 UK XZ698 : has.3 RN; 1992 type:HAS.3 815Sqn./479
Noted HAS.2, 479, at RNAS Lee-on-Solent, HMS Daedalus, +
702 Sq/672, damaged during accident at HMS Cambridge, 1+
Chatham Flt/348-CM, Oct 2010 until Dec 2010.
157 UK XZ699 : RN; conv HAS.3; July 2011 pictured preserved at FAAM (F+
163 1980 UK XZ700 : HAS.2 dd RN by May 1980; 815 Sq HQ Flt / 303 by Sep 198+
815 Sq assigned Newcastle Flt by mid Apr 1982 while in+
RN Type: HAS.2 815sqn embarked Type 21 Amazon Class Fri+
RN; 815Sqd w/o 25may82 with Atlantic Conveyor
815Sq Newcastle Flt, lost when mv Atlantic Conveyor was+
164 1980 UK XZ719 : RN 1980; 2005 HMA8 type 702 sqd; pictured (top) unk dat+
829 Sq Beaver Flt / 374 by Oct 1988 until c Jun 1989. +
13jul13 pictured (bot) HMA.8 type as 702 NAS /672 at RN+
166 1980 UK XZ720 : HAS.2 to NASU-VL; 815Sq Alacrity Flt/327-AL by Nov 1981+
HAS.2 815sqn from 05apr-24apr82 embarked on Type 21 Ama+
HAS.2 815sqn 04may82-17may82 embarked Fort Class replen+
815 Sq Hermione Flt/475-HM by Sep 1983 still Jan 1985; +
has.3 conv HAS.3, 829 Sq Battleaxe Flt/403-BX by Nov 1987
has.3gm to Fleetlands by May 1988 for conv to HAS.3GM; 829 Sq B+
829 Sq Gloucester (216) Flt as /410-GC by Jul 1990, ret+
1991 HMS Gloucester during Gulf War, pilot Lt Cdr David+
has.3sgm to Fleetlands Jul 1991 for conv. HAS.3GMS, completed by+
815 Sq HQ Flt/304 by early Mar 1992; 815 Sq Edinburgh F+
815 Sq Liverpool (215) Flt/332-LP by May 1993
1995 815Sqn /B-332
NARO Fleetlands by Aug 1996; 815 Sq Edinburgh Flt/411-E+
05Jul08 as 815 NAS HQ Flt /305, pictured (pic1) on the +
25Jul08 as Manchester Flt/360, pictured (pic2) at HMNB+
815 Sq Manchester Flt/360-MC by Aug 2008; 815 Sq / 312 +
Apr12 to Fleet Air Arm Museum, Yeovilton
176 1980 UK XZ721 : ff 18 Jun 1980; 815 NAS Ambuscade Flt / 323-AB mid Dec +
airfreighted to Ascension Is by RAF C-130 arrived mid A+
Mar99 HAS.3 type deployed aboard HMS Cumberland 815Sqn +
XZ721 : at Air and Ground, Hixon by Nov 2012, still Nov 2013
Static display at East Midlands Aeropark by Feb18
177 1980 UK XZ722 : RN HAS.2 f/f 23jun80, d/d 08jul80
815 NAS Andromeda Flt / 472 by Dec 1980, until c Mar 19+
hma.8 1998 HMA.8 type 815Sqn /NL-372
Apr98 HMA.8 type 815Sqn /AY-365 embarked HMS Argyll (F2+
HMA.8 815Sq Argyll Flt/365-AY by 1 Jun 2002, until c N+
08Jul06 702 NAS / 671 pictured (pic1) in the hangar dis+
2007 HMA.8 type 702Sqn /671 Black Cats c/s
702 NAS/645 by Dec 2009 to at least Jul 2011
10jul11 pictured (pic2) as XZ722/645 (nearest camera) w+
XZ722 : 12feb18 on display at PIMA Air and Space Museum, Tucson+
185 1980 UK XZ723 : RN HAS.2 f/f 10jul80, d/d 31jul80
embarked HMS Antelope in Pymouth (replacing XZ691) befo+
has.3 22feb93 HAS.3 type 815Sqn /330
hma.8 1998 HMA.8 type 702Sqn /307
hma.8sru 2011 HMA.8SRU type 815Sqn /MR-444
11jul14 LynxHMA.8SRU type pictured as XZ723 702Sqn /672+
XZ723 : Delta paintball centre, Bristol by May17
186 1980 UK XZ724 : 30Jul80 NASU Yeovilton; 15Dec80 coded 740 702 Squadron;+
has.3 01Nov85 RNAY Fleetlands HAS.3 Conversion
29May86 829 Squadron, HMS Broadsword Flight coded BW/34+
has.3gm 01Nov87 RNAY Fleetlands, GM conversion number 6
10Dec87 829 Squadron, HMS Boxer coded 376, named "Elwoo+
has.3sgm 01Jul92 RNAY Fleetlands, HAS.3S conversion No 43
18Dec92 uncoded 815Squadron; 11Jan93 uncoded 829 Squadr+
16Jul03 and 18Sep04 noted coded PD/426 of 815Squadron, +
w/o 08dec04, crashed 12 miles East of Lizard Point, Cor+
190 1980 UK XZ725 : RN HAS.2 f/f 08aug80, d/d 04sep80; HAS.2 815Sq Battlea+
25apr82 as 815Sq Brilliant Flt/431, attacked ARA Santa +
815Sq Newcastle Flt on 8 May 1982; 815Sq Ambuscade Flt/+
has.3 conv HAS.3, 815Sq Amazon Flt/320-AZ by Feb 1988; 815Sq +
13jul97 HAS.3S type 702 Sqn /633
hma.8 conv HMA.8 by Jun 2002; 815Sq Richmond Flt/474 by Aug 2+
hma.8sru Lynx HMA8 (SRU) type by 2016
Feb/Apr 2016 asg 815Sq Monmouth 229 Flt/415 Black Knigh+
Apr/Jun 2016 asg 815Sq RFA Fort Victoria (A387)
815Sq Monmouth Flt/415 Black Knight by Jun16
195 1980 UK XZ726 : 1987 asg HMS Danae Flight which included a long NATO St+
815Sq Beaver Flt/374-VB by Aug 1991 until c Jan 1992
2004 HMA.8 type as 815 Sqn /319
05Jul08 as Manchester Flt wearing unusual side code 202+
11Jul09 as 815 NAS HQ Flt / 302 pictured (pic1) in the+
hma.8sru 22nov12 as HMA8.SRU type /671 pictured (pic2) at RAF Sh+
Feb16 as /316 at HMS Raleigh, Torpoint, (Triumph Squadr+
199 1980 UK XZ727 : dd 23 Sep 1980, HAS.2 815Sq /305 by Jan 1985;
has.3s Aug 1987 to NASU Yeovilton for conversion to HAS.3S, un+
815Sq Glasgow Flt /344-GW by Jan 1996 until Jul 1996
transferred medical staff from HMS Glasgow to a Russian+
RN; aug1998 Portsmouth harbour type:HAS3S deployed aboa+
815Sq HQ Flt /308 by Mar 2006
05Jul08 as 815 NAS HQ Flt /301, pictured (pic1) on the +
11jul09 as 702 NAS /635 pictured (pic2) one of the 2009+
702Sq /635 noted visiting RAF Cottesmore on 24 Jul 2009+
XZ727 : to Air and Ground Aviation, Hixon by Nov 2013
200 1980 UK XZ728 : 26Sept80 delivered to NASU Yeovilton as HAS.2; 30Mar81 +
has.3 04Jun87 to 19Oct87 Converted at NASU Yeovilton
19Oct87 to 815Squadron, HMS Jupiter as HAS.3, noted 04N+
has.3s 06Jan94 to 20May94 RNAS Fleetlands for conversion to HA+
30May94 to 815Squadron, HMS Iron Duke. Noted 12Jul94 co+
hma.8 03Jul95 to 18Oct96 RNAY Fleetlands for conversion to HM+
18Oct96 to 815Squadron, HMS Monmouth as HMA.8. Noted un+
w/o 18feb97 815Sqn /MM-415 fell over the side of HMS Mo+
11Mar97 to AMG Portland; 21Apr97 to RNAY Fleetlands for+
2007 HMA.8 type /326, preserved at Yeovilton
30Dec10 noted as Gate Guard RNAS Yeovilton painted as A+
202 1980 UK XZ729 : HAS.2 815Sq Broadsword Flt/346-BW by Nov 1981, 815Sq 22+
as 815Sq Brilliant Flt/342-BT, attacked and damaged ARA+
(Falklands damage repaired), 815Sq HQ Flt/306 by Jan 19+
has.3 conv HAS.3, 815Sq Phoebe Flt/471-PB by Oct 1986, 815Sq +
RN; 13jul97 type:HAS.3S 702Sqn./632
hma.8 conv HMA.8 by Dec 2001, 702 Sq/318 by Aug 2003, 815Sq R+
08Jul06 815 NAS Nottingham Flt / 417 pictured (pic1) on+
RN d/d 1980; 23jan09 pictured (pic2) as HMA8/426 on USS+
11jul09 pictured (pic3) as 815 NAS Portland Flt / 426, +
2011 HMA8 type 815Sqn./350
21jul13 pictured (pic4) and (pic5) as /415 HMS Montrose+
203 1980 UK XZ730 : HAS.2 dd Dec 1980; 815Sq Cleopatra Flt/463-CP by Jun 19+
RN; 1995 type:HAS.3 815Sqn./304; 2007 type:HAS.3S 702S+
06jul08 702 NAS/632 pictured at RNAS Yeovilton, during +
XZ730 : to Air and Ground Aviation, Hixon by Nov 2013, still Ap+
204 1980 UK XZ731 : 815Sq/306 noted visiting on 27 Apr 1982
RN; 04Aug87 pictured (pic1) as HAS.3 type 702 Sqn /641 +
hma.8 conv to HMA.8 at NARO Fleetlands c Mar 1996 to Jul 1997+
Aug98 HMA8 type as 815Sqn /MA-363 at Portsmouth harbour+
Assigned as 815Sq 203 Flt /375-SM to HMS Somerset Jan 2+
27jan12 HMA.8 type pictured (pic2) as /323 aboard HMS L+
02jul16 pictured (pic3) as 815 NAS /311-VL at RNAS Yeov+
11jul16 pictured (pic4) on display at FIA 2016
208 1980 UK XZ732 : ff Jan 1981, dd Feb 1981; 815 NAS Glasgow Flt /344-GW b+
RN in 2007 type:HMA.8 /673 702Sqn.
11jul09 pictured as 815 Sq HQ Flt / 314, departing 815 +
210 1981 UK XZ733 : HAS.2 815Sq Exeter Flt/420-EX by Mar 1982
26jul86 as /EX-420 HMS Exeter Flt at Yeovilton Airshow
RN; HAS.3SGM type
has.3gm conv. HAS.3GSM; 815Sq/344-GW Glasgow Flt by Oct 2000 un+
XZ733 : to Air and Ground Aviation, Hixon by Nov 2013
213 1981 UK XZ734 : RN; HAS.3GM type; w/o 01jun90 off Gibraltar
815 Sq Charybdis Flt / 431-CY by Sep 1982 until c Mar 1+
has.3 to Fleetlands for conversion to HAS.3, completed Jan / +
815 Sq Hermione Flt / 475-HM by Jul 1989. Knocked off +
217 1981 UK XZ735 : 815Sq Amazon Flt/320-AZ by 12 Feb 1982. Departed with s+
Jun 1983: To RAF Gibraltar by C-130 as 815 NAS 208 Gibr+
Nov 1983: temporarily detached from RAF Gibraltar to HM+
has.3 RN in 1992 type:HAS3GM /602 829Sqn.
815 NAS Grafton Flt / 437-GT by mid Jul 1999
Final helicopter to depart Bessbrook Mill before the si+
222 1980 UK XZ736 : dd Feb 1981 to Yeovilton; 815 Sq Brilliant Flt / 342-BT+
RN Type: HAS.2 815sqn embarked Type 21 Amazon Class Fri+
repairs at NASU Yeovilton following Operation Corporate+
815 Sq Daring Flt / 451-DA by Sep 2010 until Nov 2010
RN; 2011 type:HMA8SRU 815Sqn./DA-451
10jul11 pictured (top) as /304 of 815Sq HQ Flt in casev+
07may13 pictured (bot) as /AS-322 with with "Argus Fli+
RNAS Yeovilton, Gate Guard/Bar by Mar17
64 C/N.

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