AgustaWestland AW189
united kingdom HM Coastguard

2017 to present


HM Coastguard AW189

Owned and operated by Bristow, the AW189 was due to have entered service in 2015 but the full icing protection system (FIPS) certification was only granted on July 2016. Starting in March 2017, Lee-on-Solent was the first base to operate the aircraft with scheduled fielding announced as follows: Prestwick, Lydd, St Athan and Inverness

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YearsUnitsbold : Current base of the Unit
2019/    Inverness sector Inverness
2018/    St. Athan sector MoD St Athan
2017/    Solent District Lee-on-Solent
2017/    Lydd sector Lydd
2017/    Prestwick sector Prestwick

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