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  • IN FOCUS: AgustaWestland exploits buoyant civil helicopter market


    Whether transporting engineers to offshore rigs, providing police with eyes in the sky, or whisking VIPs between...


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  • IN FOCUS: AgustaWestland exploits buoyant civil helicopter market

    News | 13 Nov 2012 12:45 | Murdo Morrison

    Whether transporting engineers to offshore rigs, providing police with eyes in the sky, or whisking VIPs between appointments over traffic-choked cities, the world's appetite for civil helicopters in all their guises is growing - and the reason AgustaWestland has remained one of the strongest performing units within Finmeccanica for the past decade.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IN-FOCUS-AgustaWestland-exploits-buoyant-civil-helicopter-market-378588/
  • Working Week: Tim Myall

    News | 03 May 2011 00:00

    Engineering a future in aerospace Tim Myall is an engineering consultant at UK-based consultancy Frazer-Nash. He leads a team of engineers supporting...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Working-Week-Tim-Myall-356077/
  • FARNBOROUGH: London heliport in the PremiAir league

    News | 17 Jul 2010 14:00 | Kate Sarsfield

    UK business aviation services company PremiAir opened ahead of the Farnborough air show a new VIP passenger terminal at the refurbished London heliport in Battersea.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FARNBOROUGH-London-heliport-in-the-PremiAir-league-344483/
  • Italy special: Finmeccanica continues its UK love affair

    News | 13 Nov 2007 17:09 | Craig Hoyle

    Finmeccanica has been busy building in Britain to create a major European player. Now it is beginning to reap rewards from its investments CRAIG HOYLE LONDONhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Italy-special-Finmeccanica-continues-its-UK-love-affair-219314/
  • Good vibrations with the builders of the RAF’s Lynx

    News | 01 Nov 2005 00:00

    Alan Staple is the chief designer for the Lynx helicopter at AgustaWestland. He has been with the firm for 27 years.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Good-vibrations-with-the-builders-of-the-RAFs-Lynx-202548/
  • Westlands Sea King deal

    News | 12 Apr 2005 00:00

    <p>AgustaWestland has won a £300 million ($567 million), five-year contract to support the UK Ministry of Defence's Sea King helicopters. The Finmeccanica company's UK arm Westland Helicopters is taking the role of prime contractor, and is partnering BAE Systems Avionics and Thales UK to form Sea King Integrated Operational Support (SKIOS). SKIOS will guarantee availability of equipment and technical services. BAE and Thales UK will establish an "avionics arm" within the joint venture. The UK's Sea Kings have been operational for 30 years and are due to remain in service until 2018. The fleet comprises seven different types of aircraft, flying a variety of missions including search and rescue, airborne early warning (AEW) and amphibious troop transport.&nbsp;</p>http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Westlands-Sea-King-deal-196487/