ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 88941
 
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Date:04-MAY-1983
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic LYNX model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Westland Lynx HAS2
Owner/operator:Royal Navy Fleet Air Arm
Registration: XZ249
MSN: 083
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Gulf of Oman -   Oman
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:HMS Avenger (F185)
Destination airport:HMS Avenger (F185)
Narrative:
Ditched after tail rotor failure.

Sources:

http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1983.htm
https://www.helis.com/database/cn/19596/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
11-Jan-2011 13:38 TB Added
11-Jan-2011 14:48 TB Updated [Operator]
01-Sep-2011 05:35 Dr. John Smith Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]
01-Sep-2011 05:39 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total occupants, Source]
30-Mar-2012 03:38 TB Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
30-Mar-2012 03:41 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]
24-Sep-2017 17:54 Aerossurance Updated [Destination airport, Source]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description

The Aviation Safety Network is an exclusive service provided by:
Quick Links:

CONNECT WITH US: FSF Facebook FSF Twitter FSF Youtube FSF LinkedIn FSF Instagram

©2022 Flight Safety Foundation

701 N. Fairfax St., Ste. 250
Alexandria, Virginia 22314
www.FlightSafety.org