Wednesday, February 1, 2012
Italian Armed Forces Receive NH90s
|The first NH90 NATO Frigate Helicopters from AgustaWestland’s Venice Tessera assembly line have been delivered to the Italian Army and Navy. The Italian Armed Forces have ordered 60 helicopters in total. AgustaWestland|
AgustaWestland has completed deliveries of two NH90 NATO Frigate Helicopters (NFHs) to the Italian Army and Navy. The helicopters were the first from AgustaWestland’s NH90 final assembly line in Venice Tessera, Italy. The Italian Army’s delivery was the first of a 60-helicopter order as part of a fleet replacement, with the Italian Navy ordering 46 NFHs and 10 tactical transport helicopter (TTH) NH90 variants.