3.000 Flying Hours In Afghanistan for Italians NH90, 16-Jan-17 : Italian Army NH90 TTH fleet in Afghanistan achieved 3000 flying hours. Deployed in Herat since 2012 as Task Group “Fenice”, part of the TAAC-W (Train Advise Assist Command - West)
Leonardo to Develop A129 Replacement, 13-Jan-17 : Leonardo signed with Italian Defence Ministry NEES agreement to develop and procure 48 new exploration and escort helicopters to replace the current fleet of AW129 Mangusta by 2025.
ITALAIR performed Medevac Flight in Lebanon, 21-Jan-16 : Since 1979 italian helicopters from ITALAIR has performed more than 39,000 hours of flying in the skies of Lebanon and Israel with over 1700 medical evacuations of sick or injured people.
NHI Delivers the 250th NH90 Helicopter, 13-Oct-15 : NHIndustries celebrated the delivery of the 250th NH90 military helicopter in Viterbo,Italy during the annual NH90 users conference
KFOR MedEvac Training in Kosovo, 16-Jul-15 : U.S. Army Reserve 5-159th AVN HH-60M Black Hawk medic crew based at Camp Bondsteel, Kosovo lead a course in medical evacuation (MedEvac) operations for their multinational partners
Italian Blade 2015 Multinational Helicopter Exercise, 23-Jun-15 : More than 30 helicopters and 1000 military personnel have gathered 80 kilometers north of Rome for Italian Blade 2015, this year’s largest military rotary-wing exercise in Europe.
Italian Blade 2015 Starting at Viterbo, 15-Jun-15 : Gathering about 40 helicopters from 7 countries, the 8th training Helicopter Exercise Programme (HEP) event organised by the European Defence Agency’s (EDA) will start on 22 June in Viterbo, Italy.
Italian Army Received First Two ICH-47F Chinook, 02-Oct-14 : AgustaWestland is pleased to announce that the Italian Army has taken delivery of its first two ICH-47F Chinook helicopters during an official ceremony held at Vergiate plant (Italy) today. The ceremony was attended by the Italian Army Chief of Staff Gen. Claudio Graziano, the Director of ARMAEREO Lt. General Domenico Esposito and representatives from the industry.
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26-Jun-13 - Italian Army ICH-47F Chinook maiden flight
18-Jun-13 - First deployment of Italian Army NH90
02-May-13 - First Italian Army FOC NH90TTH delivered
25-Oct-12 - The NH90 Deployed in Afghanistan
31-Aug-12 - First Deployment of Italian NH90 in Afghanistan
13-May-09 - ARMAEREO Awards ICH-47F Chinook Helicopter Contract
08-Jan-08 - Italian Army Takes Delivery of its First NH90
06-Feb-07 - Boeing and AgustaWestland Sign MOU for Joint Rotorcraft Work