The Royal Navy retires the Lynx after 41 years of service (Lynx HMA.8)

Friday, March 24, 2017 - RNAS Yeovilton, Somerset, United Kingdom



The maritime version of the Westland Lynx was retired from the Royal Navy after 41 years of service in a formal decomissioning ceremony held on this date.

A formation of 4 Lynx HMA.8 variants flew on a tour of Southern England, over-flying many of the significant locations important to the service histoty of the Type, on March 17, 2017.


Aircraft related to this milestone
Westland HMA.8 Lynx