Fourth Prototype AW609 Tiltrotor Flies

Leonardo Helicopters has completed the first flight of the fourth prototype AW609 commercial tiltrotor. The aircraft is fully representative of the final configuration and includes the Collins Pro Line Fusion avionics suite. It took to the air from Leonardo’s facility in Philadelphia on Dec. 23...

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