Columbia River Bar Pilots set to receive a GrandNew
GrandNew for Columbia River Pilots
River Pilots select a GrandNew as fleet replacement for an AW109
AgustaWestland has announced that the GrandNew helicopter has been
selected by the Columbia River Bar Pilots in Oregon. The GrandNew will replace the
existing AW109 Power helicopter that has served as their transport since the
The GrandNew helicopter will modernise their ship pilot operations that
service the approaches to the famous Columbia River.
is globally recognised as one of the most demanding and treacherous stretches
of water in the world.