Guangxi Police take delivery of AW139 helicopter

AgustaWestland AW139AgustaWestland has announced that the Police
of the Province of Guangxi in China has taken delivery of an
AW139 helicopter. This aircraft will be used to perform a number of roles
including law enforcement and civil protection/disaster relief across the

The AW139 joins an AW109 Power helicopter
already in service with the Nanning Public Security Bureau, enhancing the
operational capabilities in the province as well as in Nanning,
the capital of Guangxi
Province. This delivery
is part of a helicopter fleet modernisation and expansion programme which will
include additional helicopters to even better serve the local community.

Law enforcement operators in China
that have chosen AgustaWestland helicopters include Shenzhen, Beijing,
Nanning, Zhengzhou,
Dalian and Zhejiang Public Security Bureaus in
addition to the Guangxi

Terry Spruce

Terry is Senior News Editor and writes for both Corporate Jet Investor and Helicopter Investor. He is also responsible for our helicopter guides. Terry has been an aviation enthusiast since the early 1970s. He is a lapsed Private Pilot and ex-Piper Cherokee owner. He has flown a number of light aircraft and is comfortable sitting in the co-pilot's seat or the back of any aircraft. Before moving to journalism he was a banker for 20 years. You can contact him at: or follow him on twitter @Terry_Spruce

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