AgustaWestland, a Finmeccanica company, is a technology leader in its markets and has an unrivalled range of rotorcraft products designed to satisfy the requirements of commercial and military customers. The company places great emphasis on customer satisfaction, providing industry leading support and training solutions to its growing customer base
Developing its training capabilities has also allowed AgustaWestland to expand its training business to become a major provider of training in the defence systems market. AgustaWestland has its main operations Italy, the United Kingdom, Poland and the United States of America.
AgustaWestland, a Finmeccanica company, is pleased to announce that the Philippine Air Force has signed a contract for eight AW109 Power light twin helicopters. These aircraft will be used to perform a range of duties including homeland security, armed reconnaissance and close support. Deliveries will start in 2014. The contract also includes initial logistics support and training for aircrew and maintenance personnel.
In connection to the Sime Darby LPGA Tournament, held at KLGCC from 10th to 13th October, AgustaWestland Malaysia had the opportunity to contribute to the charity initiatives organized by Sime Darby by providing a one-hour helicopter flight over Kuala Lumpur, for two guests together with Beatriz Recari onboard. Beatriz is a Spanish professional golfer in the US LPGA Tour and Ladies European Tour (LET).
AgustaWestland, a Finmeccanica company, is pleased to announce that the first production AW189 8 tonne class twin engine helicopter performed its maiden flight at Vergiate plant (Italy) today. The aircraft is expected to be delivered to Bristow Helicopters Ltd. by year end to carry out offshore transport missions in the North Sea, with operational readiness planned in early 2014. Additional two AW189 helicopters are currently under assembly in Vergiate.