Tag: Leonardo

Pratt & Whitney Canada and Leonardo achieve first 100% SAF flight with AW139 helicopter

Pratt & Whitney Canada and Leonardo today announced the successful completion of the first flight for an AW139 using 100% Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF) in both PT6C-67C engines. The 75-minute flight and ground tests, which took place at Leonardo's facility in Cascina Costa di Samarate, Italy,...

Leonardo appoints Helitech Asia as AW09 Distributor for Southeast Asia at LIMA 2023

On the occasion of Langkawi International Maritime & Aerospace (LIMA) Exhibition 2023 in Malaysia, Leonardo announced the recent appointment of Helitech Asia PTE LTD as Distributor for its latest generation single-turbine helicopter, the AW09, in Southeast Asia. At Heli-Expo 2023 in USA in Ma...

Leonardo: Kopter acquisition completed

Leonardo announced today the closing of the acquisition of Kopter Group AG (Kopter) from Lynwood (Schweiz). The purchase price, on a cash and debt free basis, consists of a $185 million fixed component plus an earn-out mechanism linked to certain milestones over the life of the programme, starting...

Arrow Aviation receives approval from China’s Civil Aviation Administration

The Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) has approved maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) provider Arrow Aviation as a Part 145 maintenance organization. The Louisiana-based Helicopter specialist’s certification from the CAAC adds to a growing list of maintenance approvals from the...

Leonardo to up helicopter deliveries in 2018

Leonardo has reported that helicopter production and deliveries will be increased this year as its rotary operation demonstrates a recovery. The company revised its guidance 'upwards' after receiving further orders for 2018, according to an official report on its website. Leonardo, stating tha...

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