26-Apr-14 ZF540 Westland Lynx Mk.9A Kandahar, Afghanistan (5F)

Lynx was one of two taking part in air-to-ground gunnery training when it was lost with all on board – named (eg. here) as Capt Thomas Clarke, WO2 Spencer Faulkner and Cpl James Walters of the Army Air Corps died alongside Flt Lt Rakesh Chauhan of the Royal Air Force and L/Cpl Oliver Thomas of the Intelligence Corps.

Date
April 26, 2014
Reg
ZF540
Make
AgustaWestland
Model
Lynx
MSN
332
Location
20 km south of Kandahar Airfield,
Country
Afghanistan
CivilMilitary
Military
Fatal
5
Operator
Army-Air-Corps
Link 1
https://www.gov.uk/government/news/mod-statement-on-helicopter-crash-in-southern-afghanistan
Link 2
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-27170955
Link 3
https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/329257/20140704-Lynx_ZF540_SI_Interim_Report.pdf

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