Tagged: Leonardo Helicopters

Leonardo sells helicopters in South America

Leonardo sells helicopters in South America

Leonardo-Finmeccanica has recently sold five helicopters to three customers in South America. The sales include one AgustaWestland AW169 and two GrandNew helicopters to corporate customers in Argentina, and another two GrandNew helicopters to a...

First flying AW609 arrives in Philadelphia

The first flying AW609 prototype has arrived in Philadelphia following a recent resumption of flight testing. Departing from Arlington, Texas, the aircraft’s flight plan included an overnight stop in Huntsville, Al, before arriving in...

Full Ice Protection System certified on AW189

The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has certified the AW189’s Full Ice Protection System (FIPS) allowing the aircraft to operate in full icing conditions when other helicopters would be grounded. The EASA certification comes...

The first AW169 flight simulator certified

The first Level D full flight simulator for the AgustaWestland AW169 obtained ENAC (Ente Nazionale Aviazione Civile – Italian Civil Aviation Authority) and EASA certification in June 2016. Based at the Leonardo Training Academy...