Tagged: AgustaWestland

Prototype AW609 crash kills two

One of the prototype AgustaWestland AW609 tiltroters has crashed in Italy, killing the two pilots. The aircraft came down during a regular test flight at Santhia, Vercelli province, Italy. The Italian air-accident investigation agency...

Yunnan Police orders a AW139

The Yunnan Provincial Police Department has placed an order for one AW139 helicopter. The aircraft will be used for law enforcement, border patrol, special operations, and utility missions in the region. The helicopter is...

AgustaWestland sells a GrandNew in Brazil

AgustaWestland has sold a GrandNew helicopter to Cristalia in Brazil. The company is displaying a GrandNew at LABACE 2015 in Brazil. Nearly 150 helicopters in AgustaWestland’s light-twin range, including the GrandNew, Grand, and Power,...

JSSI launches Tip-to-Tail program for AW139

Jet Support Services (JSSI) launches its Tip-to-Tail program coverage for the AgustaWestland AW139. The company first introduced its Tip-to-Tail hourly cost maintenance program in 1997 by adding Airframe and APU coverage to its legacy...

RN-Aircraft signs for ten AW189 helicopters

RN-Aircraft, a subsidiary of oil company Rosneft, has ordered ten AgustaWestland AW189 helicopters. The deal is valued at $173.24 million. Deliveries are due to begin later in 2015, with the last aircraft scheduled to deliver...