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AGUSTAWESTLAND AH-11 Super Lynx

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LYNX
Aircraft
Name AH-11 Super Lynx
Manufacturer AGUSTAWESTLAND
Wing Rotary
Position Four-blade main rotor
Tail Four-blade tail rotor
WTC Light
Type code H2T
Engine Turboshaft
Engine count Multi
Position Above cabin
Landing gear Tricycle fixed
Mass group 2


Manufacturered as:

WESTLAND AH-11 Super Lynx
WESTLAND Lynx
WESTLAND AW-159 Lynx Wildcat
WESTLAND Lynx Wildcat
WESTLAND Battlefield Lynx
WESTLAND SH-14 Lynx
WESTLAND WG-13 Battlefield Lynx
WESTLAND WG-13 Lynx
WESTLAND Super Lynx
WESTLAND WG-13 Super Lynx


AGUSTAWESTLAND AH-11 Super Lynx

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Description

The Westland Lynx is a British multi-purpose military helicopter designed and built by Westland Helicopters at its factory in Yeovil. The helicopter is now produced and marketed by AgustaWestland. The AgustaWestland AW159 Lynx Wildcat (previously called the Future Lynx) is an improved version of the Westland Super Lynx military helicopter.

Technical Data

Wing span 12.80 m41.995 ft
Length 15.241 m50.003 ft
Height 3.785 m12.418 ft
Powerplant 2 x Rolls-Royce Gem turboshaft, 835 kW each.

AW159 Lynx Wildcat:
2 x LHTEC CTS800-4N turboshaft, 1,015 kW each.

Engine model LHTEC T800, Rolls-Royce Gem

Performance Data

Take-Off Initial Climb
(to 5000 ft)
Initial Climb
(to FL150)
Initial Climb
(to FL240)
MACH Climb Cruise Initial Descent
(to FL240)
Descent
(to FL100)
Descent (FL100
& below)
Approach
V2 (IAS) kts IAS kts IAS kts IAS kts MACH TAS 140 kts MACH IAS kts IAS kts Vapp (IAS) kts
Distance m ROC ft/min ROC ft/min ROC ft/min ROC ft/min MACH ROD ft/min ROD ft/min MCS kts Distance m
MTOW 53005,300 kg
5.3 tonnes
kg
Ceiling FL80 ROD ft/min APC
WTC L Range 335335 nm
620,420 m
620.42 km
2,035,498.689 ft
NM

Accidents & Serious Incidents involving LYNX

None on SKYbrary