AW169 receives FAA validation
The AgustaWestland AW169 has been validated by the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) of its certification.
Deliveries of the helicopter begin in the USA this year.
The new generation light intermediate twin-engine helicopter was designed in response to the growing market demand for a high performance aircraft that meets modern safety standards and has multi-role capabilities.
Over 20 AW169s have been delivered including EMS, executive/private transport, utility, offshore transport and wind farm support.