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NOTE: Details and specifications of five RC Lynx Helicopters For Sale can be found on the bottom half of this page.



Specifications
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    Crew:
    Engine:
    Horsepower:
    Length:
    Height:
    Weight Empty:
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    Cruise Speed:
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    Climb Rate:
    Ceiling:
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utility
two
Rolls Royce Gem
2- 1,000 hp ea.
43 ft. 7 in.
11 ft. 5 in.
8,817 lbs.
14,280 lbs.
155 mph
170 mph
2,002 fpm
10,600 ft.
350 miles
1971






Lynx Helicopter For Sale
Lynx Helicopter For Sale

A specially modified Lynx helicopter for sale by Westland set the absolute speed record for helicopters in 1986. The helicopter was piloted by John Egginton and reached a speed of 249.09 mph (400.87 km/h) making it the world's fastest helicopter.

A Lynx first took to the sky on March 21, 1971. It was a civil aircraft with the designation WG-13. Lynx helicopters have since gained a reputation for their reliability and ruggedness. Today they operate in military and civilian versions throughout the world.

As a military aircraft the Lynx is able to take on a variety of missions. Naval versions are used in ASW (anti submarine warfare), mine sweeping, and ship operations. Air Force and Army versions are used for recon, escort, and transport missions.

The Westland Lynx is no stranger to combat. It has participated in operations in the Falklands, Desert Storm, and now in Iraq.

In 1961 a fast, medium size, multi-role helicopter that would fulfill both civil aviation and military requirements was proposed that would become the Westland Lynx.

In 1964 design began on a replacement for the British Scout, Wasp and U.S. UH-1 Huey helicopters.

In 1968 the British government signed a contract with Westland for the new Lynx helicopter.

On March 21, 1971 the Westland Lynx flew for the first time.

In 1972 Lynx helicopters start setting speed records.

In December of 1977 Westland Lynx helicopters became operational in the military with the Royal Navy.

The variable function helicopter has performed in the mission roles of advanced recon, armed escort, tank buster, attack, ASW, ship attack, and transport.

During the Gulf War in 1991, Lynx helicopters successfully engaged Iraqi vessels using missiles.

On September 10, 2000 they rescued a total of 11 British in Sierra Leone during "Mission Barras."

Starting in 2003, during the invasion of Iraq, Lynx helicopters have been used extensively. A single Lynx was downed by enemy fire over Basra. That was on May 6, 2006.



Lynx Helicopter For Sale
Lynx Helicopter For Sale

Pictured above is the Lynx Helicopter For Sale fuselage as seen on eBay. It will fit a gas or turbine system.


Lynx Helicopter For Sale
Lynx Helicopter For Sale

Pictured just above and below is the Lynx helicopter for sale by Vario. Specifications are a length of 67", height of 17" and a width of 14.5". It is driven by a 11.5 cc engine with a 40 degree angle gearbox.

The Lynx helicopter for sale from a Vario kit, described above, in the picture right below was built by Iain Erskine.



Lynx Helicopter For Sale


Lynx Helicopter For Sale

We received the following email from Iain Sadler:
"I saw your web pages featuring the Lynx helicopter for sale and asking for information regarding any others being produced. The attached photos show a 450 size fuselage for the Lynx helicopter for sale I am currently producing designed specifically for the Trex 450. This link show the development of this model:
http://www.runryder.com/helicopter/t490477p1/
Kind Regards - Iain"

That's Iain's Lynx helicopter for sale pictured just above.

Starwood Scale Models makes a 1/6 scale fuselage of the Lynx helicopter for sale. The helicopter has a length of 84".

Henk Zuidweg from the Netherlands wrote to tell us that Skyhunter Hobby has a Trex 500 size fuselage of the Lynx helicopter for sale. It comes in a variety of color schemes and includes scale landing gear.

If anyone knows of any other quality Lynx helicopter for sale, kindly email us.