Two million flight hours milestone for AW139

Terry Spruce
By Terry Spruce December 29, 2017 14:05

Two million flight hours milestone for AW139

The AW139 helicopter has reached a milestone of two million flight hours, across all operational scenarios on five continents, while performing a wide range of missions with commercial, government and military operators.

It has taken just three years after reaching the first million.

With the AW139 fleet leader having exceeded 12,000 hours on a single aircraft, nearly 900 units are today in service out of over 1,000 on order by more than 300 customers in 80 countries worldwide.

The AW139 is assembled in Philadelphia, USA, and Vergiate, Italy, and it operates as SAR, EMS, law enforcement and homeland security, patrol, firefighting, disaster relief, offshore transport, VIP/corporate transport, utility and military duties.

Terry Spruce
By Terry Spruce December 29, 2017 14:05

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