Leonardo Secures Egyptian Order For AW149

Credit: Leonardo
LONDON—Egypt has reportedly opted to purchase a fleet of Leonardo AW149 twin-engine utility helicopters to meet its requirements for a ship-borne tactical transport and assault helicopter. Details of the order for 20-30 aircraft—apparently beating out competition from the NH90 helicopter that...
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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