Summit Air Ambulance takes first AW119Kx


William Hunt, CEO, AgustaWestland Philadelphia, (seated right) congratulates Monty Gallegos, CEO, Summit Air Ambulance, (seated left) on taking delivery of their first AW119Kx during a ceremony held at AgustaWestland’s Philadelphia facility.

AgustaWestland has its first EMS-equipped AW119Kx helicopter to Summit Air Ambulance in Idaho.

The helicopter was handed over to Summit Air Ambulance at the company’s Philadelphia factory. The helicopters were ordered at Heli-Expo 2014.

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The delivery of a second AW119Kx will follow shortly and both helicopters will join several AW109 Power helicopters already in service with Summit.

Nearly 250 AW119 helicopters have been ordered to date in more than 30 countries by over 100 customers.