The company broke ground on the 110,000-ft2 / 10,200 m2 facility in November 2005, and in December 2006 the first AW139 assembled in Philadelphia was delivered to its customer. More than 500 were delivered by end 2018.
c/n 41001-41023 : Standard version
c/n 41201- : Long nose for more avionics
c/n 41501- : 7 tonne MTOW version
Manufacturer test serials listed here
Leonardo Philadelphia delivers 300th AW139, 28-Jan-20 : Heli-Expo 2020 Leonardo North America delivered the 300th AW139 assembled at its Northeast Philadelphia facility. Opened in 1980 by then Agusta Corp nowadays employs 700 in manufacturing the AW119, the AW139 and AW609.
Four AW139 for Miami-Dade Firefighters, 02-Dec-19 : #MiamiDade Miami-Dade Fire Rescue (MDFR) in Florida ordered 4 AW139 for firefighting, air rescue and medical evacuation missions. First delivery scheduled for Q3 2020
200,000 Flight Hours for ERA’ AW139 Fleet, 21-Jun-19 : Paris Air Show 2019 ERA Helicopters celebrating first 200,000 flight hours with its AW139 fleet including 34,000 of them in support of leasing partnerships. Beginning in 2005, Era now operates 36 AW139s mainly for the offshore oil and gas industry
USAF Selects MH-139 to Replace UH-1N Fleet, 25-Sep-18 : #MH139 Boeing awarded $2.4 billion contract for 84 Leonardo/Boeing MH-139 helicopters, training devices and associated support equipment to replace the UH-1N fleet from 2021
Mecaer Delivers VIP AW139, 25-Jul-17 : Leonardo Service Center in Philadelphia delivered a new AW139 fitted with a VIP interior manufactured by Mecaer in Italy
VIP AW139 and AW169 in the Americas, 07-Mar-17 : Heli-Expo 2017 Leonardo AW139 and AW169 in VIP configuration recently sold in Argentina, Brazil, Mexico and USA. AgustaWestland do Brasil and Helipark certified to provide support to the AW169
Boeing Proposes AW139 to Replace USAF UH-1N, 02-Mar-17 : Boeing selects the AgustaWesland AW139 built in Philadelphia as the MH-139 for the US Air Force tender of up to 84 helicopters to replace the UH-1N Huey
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