Leonardo announced that the State Border Guard of Latvia has signed a contract for two AW119Kx single engine helicopters with the option for an additional unit. The contract also covers customized configuration and aircrew and maintenance technician training services. he aircraft will be delivered from the company’s facility in Philadelphia in 2019. They will perform a wide range of missions including search and rescue (SAR), transport, firefighting and disaster relief. This new order is destined to replace two aging AB206B JetRangers.
11 October 2018
Sikorsky notified that the City of San Diego intends to purchase an S-70i Black Hawk helicopter for firefighting and search and rescue
2 January 2018
19 December 2017