LONDON – U.K. army officials are hailing the progress made with the introduction of the AgustaWestland AW159 Wildcat scout and utility helicopter, as the type edges toward operational service. The U.K. Army Air Corps now has 16 of the new helicopters in operation, and the type will go on to form the backbone of a new Aviation Reconnaissance Force under the umbrella of the U.K.’s Joint Helicopter Command (JHC). In an article for JHC’s in-house magazine, army officials say ...


You must have an Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) account or subscribe to this Market Briefing to access "U.K. Army Pushes Toward Wildcat Operational Service".


Current Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) enterprise and individual members: please go to for access.


Not currently a subscriber? Click on the "Learn More" button below to view subscription offers.

Already registered? here.