Westland Lynx in
united kingdom Royal Marines

Del'd: 15 - 1982 to 2013


Royal Marines Lynx

Uses similar versions to the Army Air Corps but organised through a Fleet Air Arm unit, with Royal Marines aircrew.

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Final UK Lynx Helicopter Depth Overhaul, 07-Dec-15 : After 37-year support, Vector Aerospace held a ceremony to commemorate the last Depth maintenance event to be completed on a UK Armed Forces Lynx helicopter. Lynx being replaced by Wildcat


LH Ocean class

Construction Numbers Help Us

C/NModBuiltID     In this OrganisationIn other Org

    037 ah1 1977     XZ176: RM 847 Sqn
British Army XZ176: AAC; conv AH.7

AAC; 2jun98 651Sqn. visit
    038 ah1 1977     XZ177: 05jan10 seen together with XZ182 make a nightstop at Amsterd+
British Army XZ177: AAC; conv AH.7

- XZ177: Gate guardian at Delta Force paint ball, Kegworth Leics+
    044 ah1 1977     XZ178: Royal Marines in 2007 type:AH7 847Sqn.
British Army XZ178: AAC; conv AH.7

- XZ178: to Air and Ground Aviation, Hixon by Nov 2013
    055 ah1 1980     XZ180: 1995 3CBAS; 1997 847Sqn./R; 2000 847Sqn./R
British Army XZ180: AAC; conv AH.7

AAC, noted Feb08

07sep14 pictured as /C during Air Waves at Portrush
    058 ah1 1978     XZ182: 2000 847Sqn./M
British Army XZ182: AAC for Royal Marines
    089 ah1 1978     XZ192: Royal Marines; conv AH7
British Army XZ192: 655 Sq by Jun 1996
    116 ah1 1979     XZ208: Royal Marines in 2003 847Sqn.
British Army XZ208: AAC; 1984 652Sqn

AAC; conv AH.7; 2005 672Sq(9 Regt)
    149 ah1 1979     XZ605: 1993 3CBAS./Y; 1995 847Sqn./Y; 2000 847Sqn./Y
British Army XZ605: AAC; 2010 7 Regt AH.7 type
    159 ah1 1980     XZ612: 2000 847Sqn /N; 2003 847Sqn embarked aboard HMS Ocean (L12);+
    161 ah1 1980     XZ614: w/o 06may06 847 Sqn, shot down in Basra, Iraq
    172 ah1 1980     XZ641: Royal Marines in 2007 type:AH7 847Sqn.
British Army XZ641: AAC AH1 ff 12may80, dd 29may80; 653 Sq by 1984 still +

25 Flt by 2000; served in Northern Ireland with 655 Sq +
    184 ah1 1980     XZ648: Royal Marines in 2007 type:AH7 847Sqn.
- XZ648: to Air and Ground Aviation, Hixon by Nov 2013
    205 ah1 1980     XZ654: Royal Marines in 2007 type:AH7 847Sqn.
British Army XZ654: 2009 AAC AH.7 type

2014 being stripped for spares at Middle Wallop

- ?: Shannon, County Clare, Ireland since 02jun15
    306 ah1 1983     ZD282: Royal Marines; 1985 3CBAS /24A
    311 ah1 1984     ZD284: Royal Marines; 1985 3CBAS/24B
British Army ZD284: AAC; conv AH.7; 18jul10 pictured at RIAT 2010
    330 ah7     ZF538: Royal Marines in 2007 847Sqn.
British Army ZF538: AAC; conv AH.9; Jan06 1 Regt
    331 ah7 1987     ZF539: Royal Marines in 2007 847Sqn.
British Army ZF539: AAC; 1995 type:AH.9 659Sqn.

Jun05 1 Regt

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