Top News on Westland Sea King

  • Germany finalises order for 18 naval NH90s


    ​Germany has finally confirmed a deal that will see it order 18 new NH Industries NH90 NFH helicopters for its navy, at the same time trimming commitments for the troop transport variant and Airbus Helicopters Tiger attack rotorcraft.


  • Other News for Westland Sea King

  • Airborne early wonders: our Top 10 eyes in the sky


    In the week that Royal Australian Air Force officials hailed the performance of the service’s Boeing 737-based...


  • Bristow kicks off final push to UK SAR operations


    ​Bristow Helicopters has officially unveiled the first of five new bases it is constructing as it begins the transition...


  • Germany proposes 'shared' multinational NH90 helicopter fleet


    ​Germany is proposing that 22 NH Industries (NHI) NH90 troop transport helicopters it currently has on option could be...


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  • Germany finalises order for 18 naval NH90s

    News | 04 Mar 2015 21:45 | Dominic Perry

    ​Germany has finally confirmed a deal that will see it order 18 new NH Industries NH90 NFH helicopters for its navy, at the same time trimming commitments for the troop transport variant and Airbus Helicopters Tiger attack rotorcraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Germany-finalises-order-for-18-naval-NH90s-409772/
  • Airborne early wonders: our Top 10 eyes in the sky

    News | 27 Feb 2015 15:05 | Craig Hoyle

    In the week that Royal Australian Air Force officials hailed the performance of the service’s Boeing 737-based Wedgetail aircraft over Iraq – and as the UK draws closer to announcing a successor to its Westland Sea King 7 capability – our Top 10 looks at some of the unusual and rare types delivering the airborne early warning and control mission around the globe. Our listing is derived from data on in-service and on-order aircraft contained within Flightglobal’s Ascend Fleets and MiliCAS databases.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Airborne-early-wonders-our-Top-10-eyes-in-the-sky-409546/
  • Bristow kicks off final push to UK SAR operations

    News | 26 Feb 2015 18:29 | Dominic Perry

    ​Bristow Helicopters has officially unveiled the first of five new bases it is constructing as it begins the transition to managing search and rescue operations on behalf of the UK government.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Bristow-kicks-off-final-push-to-UK-SAR-operations-409509/
  • Germany proposes 'shared' multinational NH90 helicopter fleet

    News | 01 Dec 2014 15:58 | Dominic Perry

    ​Germany is proposing that 22 NH Industries (NHI) NH90 troop transport helicopters it currently has on option could be acquired and used to form a pool of rotorcraft to be shared by NATO partners.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Germany-proposes-shared-multinational-NH90-helicopter-fleet-406611/
  • Bristow details AW189 contingency for UK SAR contract

    News | 20 Nov 2014 17:04 | Dominic Perry

    ​Bristow Helicopters could be forced to use Sikorsky S-92s as an interim replacement for the AgustaWestland AW189 on its flagship UK search and rescue contract if sufficient numbers of the latter cannot be delivered in time.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Bristow-details-AW189-contingency-for-UK-SAR-contract-406313/
  • Thales nears flight tests for Royal Navy Crowsnest bid

    News | 10 Sep 2014 16:03 | Dominic Perry

    ​Thales UK is gearing up to begin flight tests of its heavily revamped and updated Cerberus airborne early warning system that it is pitching for the UK Royal Navy’s Crowsnest competition.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Thales-nears-flight-tests-for-Royal-Navy-Crowsnest-bid-403553/