Westland Lynx HAS2


This model is a version of Lynx



c/n 163


Year 1980 to 1982






Helicopter Westland Lynx HAS2 Serial 163 Register XZ700 used by Fleet Air Arm (Royal Navy). Built 1980. Aircraft history



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united kingdom XZ700
Fleet Air Arm
HAS.2 dd RN by May 1980
815 Sq HQ Flt / 303 by Sep 1981
815 Sq Coventry Flt / 336-CV by Jan 1982
united kingdom XZ700
Fleet Air Arm
815 Sq assigned Newcastle Flt by mid Apr 1982 while in South Atlantic but never reached the ship
united kingdom XZ700
Fleet Air Arm
Operation Corporate
RN Type: HAS.2 815sqn embarked Type 21 Amazon Class Frigate F174 HMS Alacrity 3may82 to 8may82
united kingdom XZ700
Fleet Air Arm
RN
815Sqd w/o 25may82 with Atlantic Conveyor
united kingdom XZ700
Fleet Air Arm
South Atlantic (AC) mv Atlantic Conveyor ( 25-may-82 )
Operation Corporate
815Sq Newcastle Flt, lost when mv Atlantic Conveyor was hit by Exocet missile 25 May 1982. Ship subsequently sank under tow on 30 May.


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