Westland Lynx

1977

Lynx AH1


1977





First British Army variant. 113 built between 1977-1984. Most converted to AH.7 variant


Specifications

Engine: 2 x
Capacity: 2 + 10
Length: (m) 15.16
Height: (m) 3.66
Blades: 4
Rotor diam.: (m) 12.8
Disc area: (m2) 128.68
Weight: (kgs) Empty: 2323     Max: 3628
Speed: (km/h) Cruise: 256     Max: 333
Range: (km) 320
Ceiling: (m)
Rate/Climb: (m/min) 853
blueprints

Organisations

From Organisation with model Lynx AH1
1971
united kingdom Westland
    Lynx 1971/00
1977
united kingdom Army Air Corps
    Lynx 140 1977/now
1982
united kingdom Royal Marines
    Lynx 15 1982/13
Construction Numbers on database of Lynx AH1

115ah1




Construction Numbers Help Us

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2/11 1972 UK XX153 : AH.1 f/f 12apr72; Preserved Yeovil
008 1977 UK XZ170 : AAC d/d 01jun77; 1985 AH.1 MoD(PE); conv AH-7; conv AH-+
011 1977 UK XZ171 : AAC in 1990 type:AH7 /K 671Sqn.
013 1977 UK XZ172 : AAC; conv AH.7
655 Sq by Jun 1996
021 1977 UK XZ173 : AAC; conv AH.7
ah7 2007 type:AH.1 653Sqn.
024 1977 UK XZ174 : AAC; conv AH.7;
030 1977 UK XZ175 : AAC AH.1 f/f 20sep77, d/d 03oct77; conv to AH.7
1997 AH7 type 671Sqn /Z
Jul13 pictured at paintball range "Warfighters R6 Centr+
AAC Lynx AH.1 noted at Westland Factory Yeovil - EGHG 1+
037 1977 UK XZ176 : AAC; conv AH.7
UK XZ176 : RM 847 Sqn
UK XZ176 : ah7 AAC; 2jun98 651Sqn. visit
038 1977 UK XZ177 : AAC; conv AH.7
UK XZ177 : 05jan10 seen together with XZ182 make a nightstop at Am+
XZ177 : Gate guardian at Delta Force paint ball, Kegworth Leics+
044 1977 UK XZ178 : AAC; conv AH.7
UK XZ178 : Royal Marines in 2007 type:AH7 847Sqn.
XZ178 : to Air and Ground Aviation, Hixon by Nov 2013
047 UK XZ179 : AAC; 1994 type:AH7 669Sqn.; 2011 type:AH7 1Reg.
055 1980 UK XZ180 : AAC; conv AH.7
UK XZ180 : ah7 Royal Marines; 15jan92 3CBAS./R visit Valkenburg
16jan92 3CBAS./R visit Eelde
16jan92 3CBAS./R visit Sylt
1995 3CBAS; 1997 847Sqn./R; 2000 847Sqn./R
UK XZ180 : AAC, noted Feb08
07sep14 pictured as /C during Air Waves at Portrush
056 1978 UK XZ181 : AAC; 1984 652Sqn; 1992 663Sqn /H
058 1978 UK XZ182 : AAC for Royal Marines
UK XZ182 : May86 AH1 type 3CBAS /23A pictured (pic1) at RNAS Yeovi+
ah7 15jan92 AH.7 type as 3CBAS /M visit Valkenburg, Netherl+
16jan92 3CBAS /M visit Eelde
16jan92 3CBAS /M visit Sylt
2000 847Sqn./M
08Jul06 847 NAS pictured (pic2) in the static display a+
05jan10 seen together with XZ177 make a nightstop at Am+
061 1978 UK XZ183 : AAC; conv AH.7
065 1978 UK XZ184 : ah7 AAC AH1 f/f 21jun78, d/d 06jul78; conv AH.7; 2007 671 +
15jul11 pictured (top) asg 9 Regt at RAF Fairford durin+
11jul14 pictured (bot) at RIAT 2014
part of flypast to mark 70th anniversary of 671 Sq/B an+
Preserved as Gate guardian at the Army Aviation Centre,+
069 1978 UK XZ185 : AAC; conv AH.7
ah7 Feb04 AH.7 type asg 672Sqn. AAC Disforth
XZ185 : May15 on display at Pima Air Museum in Tucson, AZ
072 1978 UK XZ186 : AAC; conv AH.7; 655 Sqn 5 Regt w/o 14nov91 at Gorton, +
075 1978 UK XZ187 : AAC; conv AH.7
077 1978 UK XZ188 : AAC; conv AH.7; to SEAE Arborfield
079 1978 UK XZ189 : AAC AH.1 d/d 14sep78; BAOR 1 Regt w/o 05jul79 at Hildes+
082 UK XZ190 : AAC; 2007 type:AH7 672Sqn.; 2011 type:AH7 9Reg.
085 1978 UK XZ191 : AAC; 2003 type:AH7 671Sqn./A; 2011 type:AH7 657Sqn.
AAC Noted at AAC Hildesheim 17jun80 as Lynx AH.1
089 1978 UK XZ192 : ah7 655 Sq by Jun 1996
UK XZ192 : Royal Marines; conv AH7
093 1978 UK XZ193 : AAC; conv AH.7
XZ193 : to Air and Ground Aviation, Hixon by Nov 2013
096 1979 UK XZ194 : AAC; conv AH.7
XZ194 : May13 preserved at the Imperial war museum, Duxford
097 1978 UK XZ195 : AAC in 2009 type:AH7 672Sqn.
XZ195 : 2017 converted to a flight simulator at www.sim2do.co.u+
098 1979 UK XZ196 : AAC AH.1 f/f 07feb79, d/d 14sep79
ah7 Feb04 AH.7 type asg 672Sqn. AAC Disforth
18oct12 pictured as /T at RAF Northolt
100 1979 UK XZ197 : AAC; conv AH.7
104 1979 UK XZ198 : AAC; 1998 type:AH.7 655Sqn.
AAC; conv AH.7; 2005 for sale at Fleetlands
106 1979 UK XZ199 : AAC. Conv to AH7. w/o 18may99
107 1979 UK XZ203 : AAC; 1992 type:Lynx AH7 653Sqn.; 1997 671Sqn./Z; 1998 6+
Flying display at the Air Tattoo, 23 Jun 1979
AAC 31may80 in static display at the Newbury Air Festiv+
107/1 1979 UK XZ204 : AAC; 662 Sqn w/o 18mar88
110 1979 UK XZ205 : AAC; conv AH.7
111 UK XZ206 : AAC; conv AH.7
115 1979 UK XZ207 : AAC; conv AH.7; w/o 17apr00; seen at SEAE ( School of E+
116 1979 UK XZ208 : AAC; 1984 652Sqn
UK XZ208 : Royal Marines in 2003 847Sqn.
UK XZ208 : AAC; conv AH.7; 2005 672Sq(9 Regt)
125 UK XZ209 : AAC; conv AH.7; wfu
126 1979 UK XZ210 : AAC; conv AH.7; May05 672 Sq (9 Regt); w/o 01dec11 caug+
127 UK XZ211 : AAC; conv AH.7; Oct07 9 Regt
129 1979 UK XZ212 : AAC; conv AH.7
131 1979 UK XZ213 : AAC; conv AH.7; w/o 20mar86; to TAD213 Fleetlands, i/a
133 1979 UK XZ214 : AAC; 1992 type:AH.7 654Sqn.; 2007 type:AH.7 657Sqn.
136 1979 UK XZ215 : AAC; conv AH7; 1992 671Sqn
655 Sq by Sep 1997
1999 655Sqn.; 2008 9Reg.
15jul11 pictured at RAF Fairford during RIAT 2011
138 1979 UK XZ216 : AAC in 1987 653Sqn. ; 2000 type:AH7 661Sqn.
Best aircraft in the fleet, absolute dream to work on. +
139 1979 UK XZ217 : Noted under construction at Westland factory, Yeovil EG+
UK XZ217 : AAC; 1991 654Sqn desert c/s
AAC; conv AH.7; May05 672Sqn (9 Regt)
141 1979 UK XZ218 : AAC; conv AH.7
655 Sq by Jun 1996
144 1979 UK XZ219 : ah7 AAC; conv AH.7
07may96 pictured at Ilidza, Bosnia during Operation Joi+
2007 type:AH.7 653Sqn.
Oct07 9 Regt
146 1980 UK XZ220 : AAC f/f 17jan80, d/d 12dec80; conv AH.7
ah7 2jun98 with 651Sqn visit Elmpt Station, Germany
XZ220 : to Air and Ground Aviation, Hixon by Nov 2013
UK XZ220 : 29jan15 pictured what is left of XZ220 at Ream Hills Fa+
147 1979 UK XZ221 : AAC in 1992 type:AH7 671Sqn.
XZ221 : Preserved at Flugausstellung Hermeskeil Aviation museum+
148 1980 UK XZ222 : AAC; conv AH.7
149 1979 UK XZ605 : 3CBAS /L, noted visiting Tregantle on 23 Nov 1982
ah7 Royal Marines; 15jan92 3CBAS./Y visit Valkenburg
16jan92 3CBAS./Y visit Eelde
16jan92 3CBAS./Y visit Sylt
1993 3CBAS./Y; 1995 847Sqn./Y; 2000 847Sqn./Y
UK XZ605 : AAC; 2010 7 Regt AH.7 type
150 1979 UK XZ606 : damaged in heavy landing at Bessbrook 2 jan 1986
AAC; conv AH.7
ah7 nov06 667Sqn.
XZ606 : At delta force paintball, Billericay, Essex, by May17
151 1980 UK XZ607 : AAC; conv AH.7
152 UK XZ608 : AAC; 1984 652Sqn
ah7 2011 657Sqn
154 1981 UK XZ609 : AAC; conv AH.7; Sep05 655 Sqn 5 Regt
155 1980 UK XZ610 : AAC; conv AH.7; 669 Sqn w/o 22dec98 near Sarajevo, Bos+
156 1980 UK XZ611 : AAC; conv AH.7; Sep05 671 Sqn/X 2 Regt
159 1980 UK XZ612 : ah7 Royal Marines; conv AH.7 type; 1993 type:AH.7 3CBAS./Y;+
24+25jul99 847Sqn. Fairford air show
2000 847Sqn /N; 2003 847Sqn embarked aboard HMS Ocean (+
11jul09 asg 847 NAS pictured (pic1) in the flying displ+
15jul11 pictured (pic2) at RAF Fairford during RIAT 201+
09jul13 13:44 BST seen flying fast and low heading nort+
160 1980 UK XZ613 : AAC; conv AH.7
161 1980 UK XZ614 : ah7 Royal Marines; 1995 3CBAS; 2000 847Sqn /X
3CBAS /Y, noted visiting on 24 Nov 1982
w/o 06may06 847 Sqn, shot down in Basra, Iraq
162 1980 UK XZ615 : AAC; conv AH.7; Oct07 9 Regt
167 UK XZ616 : AAC; 2011 type:AH7 657Sqn.
ah7 part of flypast to mark 70th anniversary of 671 Sq and +
168 1980 UK XZ617 : AAC; conv AH.7
171 1980 UK XZ640 : AAC; w/o 17sep86
172 1980 UK XZ641 : ah7 AAC AH1 ff 12may80, dd 29may80; 653 Sq by 1984 still +
25 Flt by 2000; served in Northern Ireland with 655 Sq +
UK XZ641 : Royal Marines in 2007 type:AH7 847Sqn.
173 1980 UK XZ642 : AAC; conv AH.7
178 1980 UK XZ643 : AAC; conv AH.7; 01jun12 pictured as /C at RAF Odiham Fa+
08jul12 AH.7 type pictured (bot) as 671Sqn /C at RIAT a+
179 1980 UK XZ644 : AAC; conv AH.7; w/o 12/05/1992
180 1980 UK XZ645 : AAC AH7 type;1993 657Sqn.; 1997 9Reg.
Noted at Dishforth coded X
XZ645 : Sitting outside Delta Force paintball in Romany, UK by +
182 1980 UK XZ646 : AAC; conv AH.7; w/o 21feb05 Cat5 air accident at Zenica+
183 1980 UK XZ647 : AAC AH7 type
Jul05 at Fairford/RIAT 05 as /Z with Tiger camo on tail
16jul06 pictured with Blue Eagles at RAF Fairford. AS35+
184 1980 UK XZ648 : Royal Marines in 2007 type:AH7 847Sqn.
XZ648 : to Air and Ground Aviation, Hixon by Nov 2013
188 1980 UK XZ649 : AAC; conv AH.7; ground instruction at Farnborough as XZ+
655 Sq by Jun 1996
189 1980 UK XZ650 : AAC; conv AH.7; w/o 22sep94
192 1980 UK XZ651 : AAC; conv AH.7
ah7 part of flypast to mark 70th anniversary of 671 Sq/O an+
Noted at Dishforth as Lynx AH.7 Coded 3
193 1980 UK XZ652 : AAC d/d 05nov80
2007 Lynx AH7 type 653 Sqn
XZ652 : Oct134 now resident at Serco Fire Training facility at +
201 1980 UK XZ653 : ah7 AAC; conv AH.7
18may13 at Kassel Calden Airport with Apaches
20mar15 type AH.7 9Reg. at Esbjerg dep. to EHAM
20mar15 type AH.7 9Reg. at Schiphol night stop from EKE+
205 1980 UK XZ654 : Royal Marines in 2007 type:AH7 847Sqn.
UK XZ654 : 2009 AAC AH.7 type
2014 being stripped for spares at Middle Wallop
? : Shannon, County Clare, Ireland since 02jun15
209 1980 UK XZ655 : AAC; conv AH.7
ah7 nov06 671Sqn./A
XZ655 : to Air and Ground Aviation, Hixon by Nov 2013
212 1981 UK XZ661 : AAC; conv AH.7
214 1981 UK XZ662 : AAC; 1991 652Sqn
655 Sq by Sep 1997
AAC; conv AH7; w/o 02mar00
218 1981 UK XZ663 : AAC; conv AH.7; Dec05 671 Sqn/I
XZ663 : to Air and Ground Aviation, Hixon by Nov 2013
221 1981 UK XZ664 : AAC AH.1 f/f 27mar81, d/d 10apr81; conv AH.7; 2006 to c+
Jul13 pictured at paintball range "Warfighters R6 Centr+
224 1981 UK XZ665 : AAC AH.1 f/f 28apr981, d/d 14may81; conv AH.7
655 Sq by Apr 1984
Jul13 pictured at paintball range "Warfighters R6 Centr+
226 1981 UK XZ666 : AAC; conv AH.7; SEAE Arborfield
Affectionately known as Damien. Known to produce sp+
227 1981 UK XZ667 : AAC; conv AH.7; 655 Sqn w/o 10apr94
229 1981 UK XZ668 : AAC; conv AH.7; w/o 20aug95; seen at Middle Wallop
230 1981 UK XZ669 : AAC; conv AH.7
233 1981 UK XZ670 : AAC; conv AH.7; May05 672Sqn(9 Regt)
ah7 2007 type:AH.7 653Sqn.
part of flypast to mark 70th anniversary of 671 Sq/A an+
234 1981 UK XZ671 : AAC; 652 Sqn w/o 24jan85
236 1981 UK XZ672 : AAC; conv AH.7
ah7 2007 type:AH.7 653Sqn.
238 1981 UK XZ673 : AAC; conv AH.7
655 Sq by Sep 1997
239 UK XZ674 : AAC; 2007 type:Lynx AH7 669Sqn.
240 1981 UK XZ675 : AAC; conv AH.7; 1997 as /E 671 Sqd Blue Eagles; ?? to s+
241 1982 UK XZ676 : AAC; conv AH.7
ah7 2007 type:AH.7 653Sqn.
XZ676 : to Air and Ground Aviation, Hixon by Nov 2013
Feb15 on eBay £24,000
Jul15 at a campsite as accommodation. where ??; origina+
Situated at Ream Hills Caravan Park, near Blackpool. Th+
242 1982 UK XZ677 : AAC; conv AH.7; Oct07 9 Regt
244 1982 UK XZ678 : AAC; conv AH.7
247 1982 UK XZ679 : ah7 AAC; conv AH.7; Jan05 672Sqn (9 Regt)
06jul08 pictured at RNAS Yeovilton, during Commando ass+
20mar15 type AH.7 9Reg. at Esbjerg dep. to EHAM
20mar15 type AH.7 9Reg. at Schiphol night stop from EKE+
250 1982 UK XZ680 : AAC; conv AH.7; May05 671 Sqn/E
XZ680 : hull at Air and Ground, Hixon by Nov 2012, still Nov 20+


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