Aircraft Data Sheet: Lynx AH MK 9 (1989)
|Rotor diameter:||12.8m/42ft 0ins|
Rolls Royce Gem 41-2 turboshafts
|Accommodation:||Pilots plus ten troops|
|No Built:||16 plus 8 upgrades|
The British Army stated a requirement for an upgrade of the Lynx for Utility transport use, an important change was the call for a rugged wheeled landing gear. The use of BERP Blades was also specified to allow for an increase in max take-off weight. A number of new build aircraft were ordered plus some upgrades.