Top News on aw139

  • OPINION: Can gadget-free H160 be a revolutionary success?


    ​As the curtain dropped behind Airbus Helicopters’ beaming chief executive Guillaume Faury at the Heli-Expo show in Orlando, Florida, it revealed... well, what appears to be just another helicopter.


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  • Low oil price continues to weigh on offshore sector


    ​Reduced activity in the oil and gas industry is continuing to weigh on manufacturers and operators in the offshore...


  • 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...


  • ANALYSIS: Airbus Helicopters keeps French rotorcraft industry going strong


    ​So far 2015 has been a difficult year for anyone in the rotorcraft industry with military markets still flagging and...


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  • Low oil price continues to weigh on offshore sector

    News | 04 Aug 2015 16:39 | Dominic Perry

    ​Reduced activity in the oil and gas industry is continuing to weigh on manufacturers and operators in the offshore transportation sector, with those on the front line particularly hard hit.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Low-oil-price-continues-to-weigh-on-offshore-sector-415371/
  • AgustaWestland restructures HeliVert ownership

    News | 20 Jul 2015 15:07 | Dominic Perry

    AgustaWestland is to restructure the ownership of its Russian joint venture HeliVert, with Moscow-based oil firm Rosneft taking a 30% stake in the business, formerly a 50-50 tie-up with Russian Helicopters.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AgustaWestland-restructures-HeliVert-ownership-414808/
  • 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: Airbus Helicopters keeps French rotorcraft industry going strong

    News | 15 Jun 2015 23:00 | Dominic Perry

    ​So far 2015 has been a difficult year for anyone in the rotorcraft industry with military markets still flagging and the previously robust civil segment now similarly depressed. And even the oil and gas sector – for so long a cash-cow for helicopter manufacturers – has tanked this year on the back of falling crude prices.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Airbus-Helicopters-keeps-French-rotorcraft-industry-going-strong-413260/
  • OPINION: Can gadget-free H160 be a revolutionary success?

    News | 10 Mar 2015 11:53 | Flight International

    ​As the curtain dropped behind Airbus Helicopters’ beaming chief executive Guillaume Faury at the Heli-Expo show in Orlando, Florida, it revealed... well, what appears to be just another helicopter.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/OPINION-Can-gadget-free-H160-be-a-revolutionary-success-409909/
  • AgustaWestland responds to H160 with heavier AW139

    News | 04 Mar 2015 21:33 | Dan Parsons

    AgustaWestland has launched a beefed-up version of its AW139 twin-engined helicopter, upping the maximum take-off weight to 7t from the present optional upper limit of 6.8t.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AgustaWestland-responds-to-H160-with-heavier-AW139-409773/