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Leonardo to supply AW189s to Sakhalin Energy

3rd January 2019 - 10:30 GMT | by The Shephard News Team


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Leonardo has signed a contract with Sakhalin Energy for the supply of three AW189 super medium twin engine helicopters, the company announced on 20 December.

Sakhalin Energy will use the aircraft for transport operations from Sakhalin Island in Russia in support of the oil and gas industry.

The AW189’s cockpit features an advanced, open-architecture avionics suite with fully digital glass cockpit, incorporating advanced situational awareness technologies to minimise pilot workload.  

Deliveries are expected to start in the first quarter of 2020.

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