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Which Lynx is This?
CMOT
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ARMORAMA
#406
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Posted: Saturday, August 20, 2016 - 07:23 AM UTC
I thought the members on Aeroscale would like to see some images of the current Lynx in service with the Royal Navy. Along with this I also have some images of what I believe is going to be the latest Lynx to take to the skies. Both of these aircraft were

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Littorio
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England - South East, United Kingdom
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Posted: Saturday, August 20, 2016 - 08:33 AM UTC
Darren it's actually a AgustaWestland AW159 Wildcat the replacement for the Lynx, it's a completely new aircraft based on the SuperLynx / future Lynx, the Lynx part has been dropped from the name.

All that said and done thanks for the photo's.
CMOT
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ARMORAMA
#406
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England - South West, United Kingdom
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Posted: Saturday, August 20, 2016 - 09:32 AM UTC
Thank you for the update and I am glad you like the pictures.
ULIX-VM
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Puerto Rico
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Posted: Saturday, August 20, 2016 - 10:07 AM UTC
the armament consisted in anti-ship-missiles and anti-submarine missiles. for these operations.