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Super Westland Navy Lynx MK95

"Super Lynx MK 95", the helicopter the one that the magazines of the specialty call "the wings the Navy", is the one result projecto developed, from 1967, jointly for the French Aerospatiale and the British Westland. The Aerospatiale manufactures about 30% of the parts of the "Lynx", that they are mounted in Yevil, in Great-Britain, while the Westland Helicopters has equal participation in the production of the French helicopters Puma and Gazelle. The first archetype of the "Lynx", then known for "Sea Lynx", flied in May of 1972, being resultant of the development of a model equipped with esquis, that fra presented for the manufacturer about 2 years before. The Portuguese Navy is the seventh Navy of NATO to equip itself with helicopters, "Lynx" and the tenth first one, in the world-wide plan, for the moment to possess this device, that the world-wide record of speed for helicopters withholds, with 400.87 kilometre.

The number 19201 is number of the helicopter this writing in the tail

Nikon D40X
2007/09/01 14:56:41.7
Compressed RAW (12-bit)
Image Size: Large (3872 x 2592)
Lens: 28-300mm F/3.5-6.3 D
Focal Length: 220mm
Exposure Mode: Manual
Metering Mode: Multi-Pattern
1/640 sec - F/6.3
Exposure Comp.: +2.0 EV
Sensitivity: ISO 400
Optimize Image: Custom
White Balance: Direct sunlight +2
AF Mode: Manual
Color Mode: Mode IIIa (sRGB)
Tone Comp.: Medium High
Hue Adjustment: +3
Saturation: Enhanced
Sharpening: Medium high
Long Exposure NR: Off
VR Control: Off
High ISO NR: Off

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