Merlin

It can be launched and recovered from a Type 23 frigate in conditions of up to Sea State 6 with 50 knot winds from any direction.



  • Side view of Merlin helicopter on patrol
  • A Royal Navy Merlin helicopter deploying its dipping sonar.
  • Merlin helicopter preparing to land on a Type 23 vessel
  • Merlin helicopter underbelly featuring a Blue Kestrel Radar
  • Integrated mission systems and cockpit displays of the Merlin helicopter
  • Merlin helicopter stowed away ready for transfer
  • Merlin helicopter flying above a Naval vessel
  • Merlin helicopter deploying a Stingray torpedo

Merlin

It can be launched and recovered from a Type 23 frigate in conditions of up to Sea State 6 with 50 knot winds from any direction.



  • Side view of Merlin helicopter on patrol
  • A Royal Navy Merlin helicopter deploying its dipping sonar.
  • Merlin helicopter preparing to land on a Type 23 vessel
  • Merlin helicopter underbelly featuring a Blue Kestrel Radar
  • Integrated mission systems and cockpit displays of the Merlin helicopter
  • Merlin helicopter stowed away ready for transfer
  • Merlin helicopter flying above a Naval vessel
  • Merlin helicopter deploying a Stingray torpedo