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Russian Helicopters to supply its first civilian rotorcraft to Pakistan

Russian Helicopters, part of State Corporation Rostec, has won an international tender and signed a contract with Balochistan provincial government to supply a Mi-171 helicopter.  The helicopter is expected to be delivered in the first part of this year.   The government of Balochistan will use its first Russian civilian Mi-171 for transporting passengers and… Read More ›

Leonardo: the AW169 scores further global success

    Five AW169 orders from Lease Corporation International and Helikorea that will be delivered in 2016 and 2017 Specialist Aviation Services signed a Framework Agreement for a further six AW169s with deliveries expected between 2017 and 2019 Agreements for nearly 150 AW169s, including firm orders, framework contracts and options, signed to date by customers… Read More ›

Textron Aviation supports business aviation growth in China.

Textron Aviation Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) company, today announced at the Asian Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (ABACE) that three years after establishing a joint venture between Cessna Aircraft Company and China Aviation Industry General Aircraft Company (CAIGA), deliveries of the Cessna Caravan single-engine utility turboprop have increased nearly 80 percent in country. Textron… Read More ›

NORTH POLE INVESTMENTS SIGNS CONTRACT FOR ONE AW139 AND ONE AW189.

Both aircraft to be operated by Helistar de Aviacion in Colombia for offshore missions. Deliveries planned by early 2016 Order will increase Helistar’s fleet of AW139s to three Over 250 commercial Finmeccanica–AgustaWestland helicopters sold in South America in the last decade. Finmeccanica-AgustaWestland announced today that North Pole Investments Inc. of Panama has signed a contract… Read More ›

Poland pre-selection of the Airbus Helicopters H225M Caracal.

Caracal & Tiger in tandem por AirbusHelicopters Airbus Helicopters and its partner Heli Invest Services welcome the decision of the Polish Ministry of Defence to pre-select the H225M Caracal from Airbus Helicopters. We are fully committed to providing Poland with the best product and support for this longterm strategic program. We believe our offer will… Read More ›

Gulf Helicopters AW139 Fleet Achieves 50000 Hour Milestone.

AgustaWestland, a Finmeccanica company, is pleased to announce that the AW139 intermediate twin engine helicopter fleet operated by Gulf Helicopters of Qatar has achieved the milestone of 50,000 flight hours. Gulf Helicopter is one of the largest AW139 operators worldwide and a prime player in the Middle East with 17 helicopters of this type already… Read More ›

FAS Signs Firm Orders for Two AW169 Helicopters.

AgustaWestland, a Finmeccanica company, is pleased to announce that FAS (Falcon Aviation Services) of Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates) has signed firm orders for two AW169 light intermediate helicopters. The announcement was made during an official ceremony held at the Dubai Airshow on November 18th in presence of HH Sheik Zayed bin Sultan bin Khalifa… Read More ›

TriState CareFlight Reaches Fleet Milestone of 60,000 Hours.

TriState Care Flight operates a total of 40 aircraft, including 22 AW119’s and 10 AW109 Power’s. The EMS configured interiors allow for the finest patient care environment within a cabin that exceeds basic standards in air medical transportation. “AgustaWestland congratulates TriState CareFlight and their operations team for achieving 60,000 flight hours across their fleet over… Read More ›

Weststar Aviation Services Signs Contract For Eight AgustaWestland AW139 and AW189 Helicopters At LIMA 2013.

AgustaWestland, a Finmeccanica company, and Weststar Aviation Services are pleased to announce that a contract for the supply of six AW139 and two AW189 helicopters, plus options, was signed today at the Langkawi International Maritime and Aerospace (LIMA) exhibition. The contract signing by Tan Sri Syed Azman Syed Ibrahim, Group Managing Director of Weststar and… Read More ›

Bristow Group Inc. Signs Contract for Six AW189 Helicopters

AgustaWestland, a Finmeccanica company, is pleased to announce that Bristow Group Inc. has signed a contract for six AW189 helicopters plus options for additional aircraft. The aircraft will be used to perform offshore transport missions. The contract marks a further expansion of the fleet of AgustaWestland helicopters operated by Bristow, which already has AW139s operating… Read More ›

AgustaWestland and United Rotorcraft Sign Cooperation Agreement for the AW169 Helicopter.

AgustaWestland, a Finmeccanica company, is pleased to announce the signing of a non exclusive agreement with United Rotorcraft, an Air Methods division, to design, an air ambulance interior concept for the AW169 helicopter. The agreement includes AgustaWestland providing United Rotorcraft a full scale cabin Mock-up of the AW169 aircraft for design and full integration of… Read More ›

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