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
Bristow Sign Long-Term Support for AW139, 01-Jul-22 : #maintenance Bristow signs new long-term maintenance support agreements with Leonardo and Pratt & Whitney for its global AW139 fleet including former ERA helicopters
AW139 Helicopters for US Department of Energy, 15-Mar-22 : #DOE U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) orders 2 Leonardo AW139 helicopters to provide security sweeps at high profile events as well as assisting with disaster relief
Summit Aviation Adds AW139 to Services Portfolio, 04-Feb-21 : #AW139 Summit Aviation granted Part 145 Certified Repair Station certificate for the Leonardo AW139 helicopter
Miami-Dade Firefighters First AW139, 14-Oct-20 : #firefighting Miami-Dade Fire Rescue (MDFR) received the first of 4 AW139 helicopters ordered last December to replace the current Bell 412 fleet for firefighting, air ambulance service and search and rescue (SAR)
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
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