Westland 30

Derived from Lynx
1979







Model



30
The Westland 30 was a medium business helicopter developed from the Westland Lynx. First Flew on April 10, 1979 and production ended in 1987 after only 40 had been built. 21 went to India in 1986 as part of an aid deal but were grounded after two fatal accidents and subsequently retired


Specifications


Engine: 2 x RR Gem 41
Capacity: 2 + 14
Length: (m) 15.9
Height: (m) 4.39
Blades: 4
Rotor diam.: (m) 13.31
Disc area: (m2)
Weight: (kgs) Empty: 3030     Max: 5443
Speed: (km/h)     Max: 241
Range: (km) 270
Ceiling: (m)
Rate/Climb: (m/min)
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Derivatives & Versions


ModelYearHistory
30-100 1982
30-200 1983
30-100-60 1984
30-300 1984 Improved version with 5 bladed BERP main rotor and crash hardened landing gear. Single airframe produced first flew on 5 Feb 1986.

List of Operators of Westland 30


From Organisation with model 30
1982
united kingdom Westland
    1982/??
united kingdom British Airways Helicopters
    1982/86
1984
usa Pan Am
    1984/88
1986
india Pawan Hans
    21 1986/91
1989
united kingdom British International Helicopters
    1989/93
Construction Numbers on database of 30 or its versions

3wg.30
1130-100
2530-100-60
130-300





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