aw139-profileThe Agusta Westland AW139 is a 15-seat medium sized twin-engined helicopter manufactured by AgustaWestland. Originally designed and developed jointly by Agusta and Bell Helicopters and marketed as the Agusta-Bell AB139, it was redesignated the AW139 when Bell withdrew from the project. It first flew in 2001. This medium transport helicopter has a cabin for max 15 passengers.


AW-139  KLPD

This particular helicopter is used by Dutch Police "Korps Landelijke Politie Diensten" (KLPD) for patrols, monitoring and intervention tasks, registration PH-PXZ.


Photographed, July 2010 by Cees Hendriks (C) Copyright IPMS Nederland

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Models: No real scale models exist of the AW-139, but there is a 1/43 scale "display model" of New Ray.