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

C/NYearHistory
254 1982 UK XZ681 : AAC; w/o 04jan84 Falklands
274 1983 UK ZD272 : AAC; 1987 656Sqn
AAC; conv AH.7
ah7 24+25jul99 671Sqn. Blue Eagles Fairford air show
ZD272 : to Air and Ground Aviation, Hixon by Nov 2013
275 1983 UK ZD273 : AAC AH.1 f/f 09feb83, d/d 28mar83; conv AH.7
ah7 15jul10 type: AH.7 671Sqn./A
Jul13 pictured Cabin preserved for ground instruction a+
277 1983 UK ZD274 : AAC in 1992 656Sqn.
conv AH.7
279 1983 UK ZD275 : AAC d/d 30mar83 AH1 type; conv AH7; 655sqd/5regt w/o 19+
656 Sq by 1984, 657 Sq by 1985 still 1991, 657 Sq/Q by +
ah7 653 Sq/F by 1993, 655 Sq by 1994, w/o by mortar fire in+
285 1983 UK ZD276 : AAC d/d 12may83 AH1 type; conv AH7; w/o 18mar07 Mayhem +
290 1983 UK ZD277 : AAC; conv AH.7
294 1983 UK ZD278 : ah7 AAC; 1991 662Sqn
06may12 pictured (top) as AH.7 type /F at Abingdon Air +
13jul13 pictured (bot) as AH.7 type 671 Sq /F at RNAS Y+
298 1983 UK ZD279 : AAC; conv AH.7; Jun05 672Sqn (9 Regt)
ZD279 : to Air and Ground Aviation, Hixon by Nov 2013
302 1983 UK ZD280 : ah7 AAC; 2000 type AH.7 651Sqn.
ah7 Conv to AH.7
20mar15 type AH.7 9Reg. at Esbjerg dep. to EHAM
20mar15 type AH.7 9Reg. at Schiphol night stop from EKE+
part of flypast to mark 70th anniversary of 671 Sq and +
ZD280 : preserved at FAST Museum in Farnborough as a new exhibi+
304 1983 UK ZD281 : AAC; conv AH.7; 10jul11 pictured as /K of 671 Sq at 815+
306 1983 UK ZD282 : Royal Marines; 1985 3CBAS /24A
ah7 15jan92 3CBAS./L visit Valkenburg
16jan92 3CBAS./L visit Eelde
16jan92 3CBAS./L visit Sylt
Jul00 847Sqn./L
10jul10 pictured at RNAS Yeovilton Air Day; 23jun12 wi+
308 1983 UK ZD283 : AAC; conv AH.7
ZD283 : hull at Air and Ground, Hixon by Nov 2012, still Nov 20+
311 1984 UK ZD284 : Royal Marines; 1985 3CBAS/24B
UK ZD284 : AAC; conv AH.7; 18jul10 pictured at RIAT 2010
314 1984 UK ZD285 : AAC; conv AH.7


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