AgustaWestland to Deliver Second AW139 to Armed Forces of Malta

By Staff Writer | April 10, 2014

AgustaWestland will provide the Armed Forces of Malta with a second AW139, with delivery expected in June 2015. The helicopter is equipped with a high-definition FLIR system, search/weather radar, cabin mission console, naval transponder, searchlight, satellite communication system, a four-axis autopilot with SAR modes, external rescue hoist and a four bag floatation system, and will be used to conduct maritime border control missions. The rotorcraft will also be used for SAR duties.

Receive the latest rotorcraft news right to your inbox

Curated By Logo