AW109 Trekker Wins EASA Nod

Credit: AW109s: AgustaWestland
LONDON—Leonardo has received European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) certification for its AW109 Trekker twin-engine light helicopter. The Trekker is essentially a derivative of the AW109 GrandNew but fitted with skid-landing gear rather than the standard retractable wheeled landing gear. It was...
Tony Osborne

Based in London, Tony covers European defense programs. Prior to joining Aviation Week in November 2012, Tony was at Shephard Media Group where he was deputy editor for Rotorhub and Defence Helicopter magazines.

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