Top News on AgustaWestland AW139

  • Airbus Helicopters drops PW210 engine on 'repositioned' X4


    ​On the eve of the officially unveiling of its new X4 medium-class rotorcraft, Airbus Helicopters has sensationally ditched one of the two engine suppliers on the programme and hinted at a heavier aircraft than previously thought.


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  • Canada’s TSB cites 'phraseology' as factor in near-collision


    ​The Transportation Safety Board of Canada says non-standard air traffic control language contributed to a...


  • Airbus Helicopters drops PW210 engine on 'repositioned' X4


    ​On the eve of the officially unveiling of its new X4 medium-class rotorcraft, Airbus Helicopters has sensationally...


  • New identity, new fortunes for company formerly known as Eurocopter


    ​Airbus Helicopters - the rebranded Eurocopter - believes the launch of its new identity will help to mark a reversal...


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  • Canada’s TSB cites 'phraseology' as factor in near-collision

    News | 15 Jul 2015 14:54 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​The Transportation Safety Board of Canada says non-standard air traffic control language contributed to a near-collision of an AgustaWestland AW139 helicopter and a FedEx Airbus A300 at Ottawa Macdonald-Cartier International airport in 2014.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Canadas-TSB-cites-phraseology-as-factor-in-near-collision-414677/
  • ANALYSIS: Dauphin's demise spurs X4 development at Airbus Helicopters

    News | 24 Feb 2015 10:21 | Dominic Perry

    ​On 3 March in Orlando, Airbus Helicopters will finally reveal the future of its medium-class rotorcraft. Work on the new model, known so far by its experimental designation of X4, has been under way since at least 2010, but there is still little clarity on what the helicopter looks like or what specifications it will boast.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Dauphins-demise-spurs-X4-development-at-Airbus-Helicopters-409059/
  • Airbus Helicopters drops PW210 engine on 'repositioned' X4

    News | 18 Feb 2015 14:52 | Dominic Perry

    ​On the eve of the officially unveiling of its new X4 medium-class rotorcraft, Airbus Helicopters has sensationally ditched one of the two engine suppliers on the programme and hinted at a heavier aircraft than previously thought.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Airbus-Helicopters-drops-PW210-engine-on-repositioned-X4-409180/
  • ANALYSIS: Airbus Helicopters revamps range for the future

    News | 06 Oct 2014 08:24 | Dominic Perry

    At an as-yet undisclosed point in the fourth quarter, likely to be October or early November, Airbus Helicopters will deliver its most important new model, the clean-sheet EC175.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Airbus-Helicopters-revamps-range-for-the-future-403444/
  • New identity, new fortunes for company formerly known as Eurocopter

    News | 28 Jan 2014 22:58 | Dominic Perry

    ​Airbus Helicopters - the rebranded Eurocopter - believes the launch of its new identity will help to mark a reversal of fortunes as the manufacturer strives to recover from what its chief executive describes as a "very difficult year".http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/New-identity-new-fortunes-for-company-formerly-known-as-Eurocopter-395319/
  • Dauphin 'not competitive' against AW139: Eurocopter CEO

    News | 20 Dec 2013 13:06 | Dominic Perry

    ​Eurocopter is being out-competed by its rivals in the medium-weight class, according to the airframer's chief executive, although he believes the arrival of its new 7.5t EC175 next year will reverse its fortunes in the segment.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Dauphin-not-competitive-against-AW139-Eurocopter-CEO-394349/