Helicopter Westland Lynx HAS3 Serial 267 Register ZD257 used by Fleet Air Arm RN (Royal Navy). Built 1982. Aircraft history and location
|By Dave Taskis|
|Fleet Air Arm|
|815Sq/346-BW Broadsword Flt by Jul 1984|
815Sq/334-SN Southampton Flt by Jun 1986
815Sq/407-YK York Flt by Jun 1988
RNAY Fleetlands by May 1990 for HAS.3S conv.
Westland Lynx HAS3S 815Sq/475-HM Hermione Flt by Sep 1990, 815Sq/420-EX Exeter Flt by Jul 1991, 815Sq/345-NC Newcastle Flt by Feb 1993, 815Sq/363-MA Marlborough Flt by Sep 1993, 815Sq/334-SN Southampton Flt by Jan 1995.
|1995-08-19||334-SN||Aoff Plymouth, MS||HMS Southampton deployed aboard HMS Southampton to assist in Earthquake Relief in Monserrat. 815 NAS Operation Harlech|
|AMG Portland by Nov 1996, NARO Fleetlands by Jun 1997 for HMA.8 conv.|
Westland Lynx HMA.8 815Sq/474-RM Richmond Flt by Dec 1998, DARA Fleetlands by Oct 2001, 815Sq/308 HQ Flt by Sep 2003, 702Sq/672 by Mar 2006, arrived VL by road 15 Oct 2007 to 815Sq/221 Iron Duke (221) Flt by 19 Oct 2007, 815Sq/425 Kent Flt by Jan 2008, 815Sq/303 HQ Flt by May 2009, 702Sq/642 by Dec 2010 still Jun 2012, 815Sq/300-LA Lancaster Flt by Mar 2013.
|2011-06-18||642||BEGBP|| as HMA8SRU type /642 with Black Cats team at Kemble, England 702 NAS |
|2013-03-03||CWest India Dock (TQ)|| as /300 during visit of HMS Lancaster to West India Docks|