Top News on Westland Sea King

  • UK launches commando role transition for AW101


    Seven of the UK’s AgustaWestland AW101 Merlin rotorcraft will receive an initial set of modifications to ensure a continuation of support for the Royal Navy’s Commando Helicopter Force once the service’s last Westland Sea King HC4/4+ transports are retired in 2016.


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  • Australian auditors slam bungled NH90 procurement


    In a scathing report, ​Australian auditors have blamed a series of procurement errors and “development deficiencies”...


  • UK launches commando role transition for AW101


    Seven of the UK’s AgustaWestland AW101 Merlin rotorcraft will receive an initial set of modifications to ensure a...


  • AgustaWestland close to Merlin HC3 upgrade deal with UK


    AgustaWestland is believed to be close to signing a deal with the UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) to convert and upgrade a...


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  • Australian auditors slam bungled NH90 procurement

    News | 29 Jul 2014 12:52 | Andrew McLaughlin

    In a scathing report, ​Australian auditors have blamed a series of procurement errors and “development deficiencies” for the delayed service entry of the nation’s fleet of NH Industries NH90 helicopters.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Australian-auditors-slam-bungled-NH90-procurement-402130/
  • UK launches commando role transition for AW101

    News | 29 Jan 2014 13:44 | Craig Hoyle

    Seven of the UK’s AgustaWestland AW101 Merlin rotorcraft will receive an initial set of modifications to ensure a continuation of support for the Royal Navy’s Commando Helicopter Force once the service’s last Westland Sea King HC4/4+ transports are retired in 2016.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/UK-launches-commando-role-transition-for-AW101-395363/
  • UK reveals repair bill after Afghan hailstorm

    News | 23 Jan 2014 10:28 | Craig Hoyle

    ​The total cost of repairing five Royal Air Force Lockheed Martin C-130J tactical transports which suffered significant airframe damage when a hailstorm passed through southern Afghanistan on 23 April 2013 has been revealed as almost £10 million ($16.6 million).http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/UK-reveals-repair-bill-after-Afghan-hailstorm-395150/
  • AgustaWestland close to Merlin HC3 upgrade deal with UK

    News | 20 Dec 2013 13:51 | Dominic Perry

    AgustaWestland is believed to be close to signing a deal with the UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) to convert and upgrade a total of 25 AW101 Merlin helicopters currently operated by the Royal Air Force for use by the Royal Navy.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AgustaWestland-close-to-Merlin-HC3-upgrade-deal-with-UK-394353/
  • Norway and AgustaWestland finalise deal for SAR AW101s

    News | 19 Dec 2013 12:50 | Dominic Perry

    ​Norway has finalised its order for 16 search and rescue-configured AgustaWestland AW101s in a deal which, including spares and training provision, is worth NKr6.25 billion ($1.02 billion).http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Norway-and-AgustaWestland-finalise-deal-for-SAR-AW101s-394315/
  • Elbit delivers Sea King training system

    News | 04 Nov 2013 14:26 | Arie Egozi

    ​Elbit Systems has delivered a dedicated full flight simulator for the Westland Sea King transport helicopter to an undisclosed navy customer.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Elbit-delivers-Sea-King-training-system-392502/