The Toll Group signs for eight AW139s

The Toll Group ordered eight AW139 helicopters from AgustaWestland at the Avalon air show in Australia.

The aircraft will be operated to perform EmergencyMedical Service (EMS) missions in the Southern Region of New South Wales from newly constructed bases in Bankstown (Sydney), Orange, Wollongong and from the existing base in Canberra as part ofthe newly established Helicopter Retrieval Network in New South Wales.

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The Toll Group base at Bankstown will become an AgustaWestland authorised training center for the AW139 providing Australia’s first AW139 Level D full flight motion simulator.

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: terry@corporatejetinvestor.com or follow him on twitter @Terry_Spruce

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