Tuesday, December 1, 2009
Rotorcraft Report: Korean Coast Guard Receives Two Multi-Mission AW139s
|AgustaWestland handed over an AW139 to the Korea Coast Guard on Oct. 23.|
AgustaWestland has also received orders from two Asian operators for the AW109 Power—from Japan’s Alpen Co. and the Public Safety Bureau of Nanning, China. Alpen plans to use its helicopter, which is set for delivery before 2010, for corporate/VIP transport from Nagoya. The safety bureau will incorporate the eight-seat AW109 into police and disaster relief operations in southern China.