AgustaWestland, July 14, 2015 - AgustaWestland will feature New Mexico State Police’s AW109 Power, as well as its customer support and training capabilities, at the 2015 Airborne Law Enforcement Association Expo taking place in Houston from July 15 through 17.
New Mexico State Police’s AW109 Power is a highly versatile light twin engine helicopter offering outstanding levels of performance with low operating costs, and features exceptional hot and high performance combined with multi-role capabilities that are essential for operation across the state’s rugged terrain.
The AW109 Power attributes include a single pilot instrument flight capability, a class leading maximum cruise speed of 154 knots (285 km/h) and unmatched twin engine safety.
The law enforcement variant of the AW109 Power is designed to perform a wide range of security duties to meet the changing demands of law enforcement, including patrol, surveillance and tactical operations, state border control, counter terrorism, search and rescue, armed interdiction and other homeland security missions.
The AW109 Power is used by law enforcement and security agencies around the world, including those in the US, Chile, Japan, China, Italy, Latvia, the United Kingdom, and Slovenia.