Goodbye Lynx helicopter

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  1. Marcel

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    That truly is one of the classics and an excellent design.
     
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    Pity they are out of service now. Sure was a rather common sight seeing an occasional Lynx passing by on SAR duties. Although living up north the AB-412 'Tweety' (which can be seen way in the background of the first pic) was/is a way more regular sight for me. The Lynx sure was an excellent design and somehow rather elegant too! Might be interesting to get the Airfix 1/48 Lynx kit and pair it with a conversion set to turn in into a Dutch Lynx.
     
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    What's replacing it?
     
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    I remember seeing them in Europe when I was stationed in the UK. Shame they are all being retired.
     
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    The Lynx is as iconic as the UH-1 is for us. Great aircraft. Very fortunate enough to have flown in one.
     
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    Indeed, real shame to see her retired.
     
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