Second Brazilian Lynx batch, 9 new built Super Lynx MK21A received from 1996 and named AH-11A. Five Mk 21 survivors standardized to this variant since 2003.
In 2014, AgustaWestland received contract to upgrade 8 with new engines and upgraded navigation and mission avionics. First flight of the AH-11B performed at Yeovil, UK on September 2017. All 8 to be delivered between 2018 and 2020.
Second Upgraded Brazilian Lynx Flying in Yeovil, 28-Jun-18 : #upgrade The second of 8 Brazilian Navy Super Lynx being upgraded by Leonardo at Yeovil, UK performed first Flight. Deliveries scheduled to be completed by 2020
First Flight for Brazilian Navy’ Upgraded Super Lynx, 28-Sep-17 : The first of 8 Brazilian Navy Lynx Mk21B completed maiden flight at Yeovil, England. Entered service in 1978, they were converted to Super Lynx in 2003. New upgrade contract signed in 2014
XPO Logistics To Transport Brazilian Lynxes to UK, 07-Oct-15 : AgustaWestland has appointed XPO Logistics to coordinate the handling, storage and transportation of eight Lynx Mk21A helicopters from Brazil to the UK for their upgrade.
EW Update for 8 Brazilian Navy Lynx Mk.21A, 02-Sep-15 : Brazilian Navy 8 Lynx Mk.21A will receive Selex ES SAGE electronic support measure along with the company’s defensive aid suite controller and a third-party countermeasure dispensing system.
AgustaWestland to Upgrade Brazilian Navy Lynx, 02-Jul-14 : AgustaWestland signed USD 160M contract to install new engines and upgraded navigation and mission avionics on 8 Lynx helicopters of the Brazilian Navy between 2015 and 2019
List of Aircraft
|C/N||Built||ID In this Organisation||In other Org|
|378|| N-4001: AH-11A|
|379|| N-4002: AH-11A|
|380|| N-4003: AH-11A|
|381||1996|| N-4004: AH-11A|
|382|| N-4005: AH-11A|
|383||1997|| N-4006: AH-11A type. 15sep09 on USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75)|
|384|| N-4007: AH-11A. 10sep03 crash at sea on approach frigate Constituica+|
|385|| N-4008: AH-11A. 19may99 crash at Araruama lake. 4 injured|
|386|| N-4009: AH-11A|
|050|| N-4010: mk21a ex N-3027. conv AH-11A 2003|
|032|| N-4011: mk21a ex N-3023. conv AH-11A 2003|
|042|| N-4012: mk21a ex N-3025. conv AH-11A 2003|
|048|| N-4013: mk21a ex N-3026. conv AH-11A 2003|
|025|| N-4014: mk21a ex N-3021. conv AH-11A 2003|