Top News on aw159

  • New engines to transform Brazilian Lynx helicopters


    ​AgustaWestland has won a contract worth more than $160 million to conduct a mid-life upgrade to eight Lynx 21A ship-based helicopters operated by the Brazilian navy.


  • Other News for aw159

  • UK orders lightweight missiles for naval Wildcat


    ​The UK Royal Navy has awarded Thales a £48 million ($81 million) contract to develop a new light missile for its...


  • New deal to protect UK helicopters


    ​BAE Systems has been awarded a £16.7 million ($28 million) contract to produce its third-generation common missile...


  • UK investigates Lynx crash in Afghanistan


    The UK Ministry of Defence is investigating what caused a British Army AgustaWestland Lynx AH9A utility helicopter to...


  • News Listings for aw159

  • ​China TA-600 amphibian eyes first flight in 2015

    News | 05 Aug 2014 03:44 | Greg Waldron

    China could conduct a maiden flight for the developmental AVIC TA-600 amphibious aircraft in 2015.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/China-TA-600-amphibian-eyes-first-flight-in-2015-402372/
  • New engines to transform Brazilian Lynx helicopters

    News | 03 Jul 2014 10:22 | Craig Hoyle

    ​AgustaWestland has won a contract worth more than $160 million to conduct a mid-life upgrade to eight Lynx 21A ship-based helicopters operated by the Brazilian navy.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/New-engines-to-transform-Brazilian-Lynx-helicopters-401039/
  • UK orders lightweight missiles for naval Wildcat

    News | 17 Jun 2014 16:32 | Beth Stevenson

    ​The UK Royal Navy has awarded Thales a £48 million ($81 million) contract to develop a new light missile for its AgustaWestland AW159 Wildcat attack helicopters.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/UK-orders-lightweight-missiles-for-naval-Wildcat-400496/
  • New deal to protect UK helicopters

    News | 29 May 2014 14:59 | Craig Hoyle

    ​BAE Systems has been awarded a £16.7 million ($28 million) contract to produce its third-generation common missile warning system (CMWS) equipment for a range of UK military helicopters.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/New-deal-to-protect-UK-helicopters-399820/
  • Rafael sharpens Spike missile offering

    News | 29 May 2014 13:39 | Arie Egozi

    ​Rafael has teamed up with both AgustaWestland and Airbus Helicopters to offer its Spike air-to-surface missile as an integral part of the weapons systems carried by their rotorcraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Rafael-sharpens-Spike-missile-offering-399815/
  • UK investigates Lynx crash in Afghanistan

    News | 27 Apr 2014 10:29 | Craig Hoyle

    The UK Ministry of Defence is investigating what caused a British Army AgustaWestland Lynx AH9A utility helicopter to crash in Afghanistan on 26 April, killing five of its personnel.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/UK-investigates-Lynx-crash-in-Afghanistan-398617/