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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 88944
 
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Date:21-MAY-1982
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: XZ251
MSN: 088
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Grantham Sound -   Falkland Islands
Phase: Standing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Destroyed and sank with HMS Ardent (F184) after Argentine bombing raid.

Sources:

http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1982.htm


Images:

Photo of XZ251 courtesy AirHistory.net


Abingdon (EGUD / ABB)
15 September 1979; (c) Jerry Hughes

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
11-Jan-2011 13:56 TB Added
11-Jan-2011 14:45 TB Updated [Operator]
29-Mar-2012 13:02 TB Updated [Operator, Source, Narrative]

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