Unlike the Merlin 3, the HM.1 was delivered under a contract with Lockheed Martin; manufacturer AgustaWestland was only a sub-contractor. The requirement was for a fully-integrated weapons system ... (more)
A very detailed display from this Culdrose-based Merlin.
NATO Tiger Meet 2014
Arriving for the Waddington International Airshow.
Royal Navy Merlin HM1 (ZH838; cn50077/RN18) from 814sq, takes off for another mission during the Nato Tiger Meet 2014 at Schleswig-Jagel AFB.
Embarked aboard HMS St. Albans (F 83) and seen during arrival at Kiel after an eastbound transit of the Kiel Canal.
RAF Waddington International Air Show 2011
Her final home.First flew 26.9.1997 arrived at Shawbury 27.5.2010.First photo of this helicopter on the JP database.
ZH860 carrying a Low Visibility Tiger Scheme on board HMS Illustrious.