AgustaWestland AW159 Wildcat HMA.2 (ZZ396) from the Royal Navy (UK)
at the Royal Netherlands Air Force Open Days 2016, Leeuwarden (the Netherlands)
The AgustaWestland AW159 Wildcat (previously called the Future Lynx and Lynx Wildcat) is an improved version of the Westland Super Lynx military helicopter designed to serve in the battlefield utility, search and rescue and anti-surface warfare roles. In British service, common variants are being operated by both the Royal Navy and British Army to replace their ageing Lynx Mk.7/8/9 rotorcraft. The AW159 has also been offered to several export customers, and been ordered by the Republic of Korea Navy and the Philippine Navy. The Wildcat HMA.2 (Helicopter, Maritime Attack)
was initial a maritime model, a total of 28 ordered for the Royal Navy.