AgustaWestland To Debut Unmanned Helicopters At Dubai Air Show

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AgustaWestland To Debut Unmanned Helicopters At Dubai Air Show
SW-4 Solo Rotorcraft Unmanned Air System

AgustaWestland is exhibiting its two remotely piloted helicopters, the SW-4 Solo RUAS/OPH (Rotorcraft Unmanned Aerial System/Optionally Piloted Helicopter) and the SD-150 HERO at Dubai Air show.

The company will also display the most recent developments in its helicopters range, the AgustaWestland AW189 and AW159. The AW169 and AW189, together with the AW139, are part of the family of new generation AgustaWestland helicopters, which share the same design philosophy and approach to maintenance and training, ensuring efficiency advantages unprecedented in the management of mixed fleets.

In Aeronautics, Finmeccanica will be present with the twin-engine MC-27J, a flexible, agile and cost effective solution for multi - mission Air Force and Special Forces requirements, developed by Alenia Aermacchi, the company announced Friday.

A scale model of the M-346, the most advanced trainer aircraft on the market today, will be on exhibit at the Finmeccanica chalet. The aircraft was designed to train pilots for high-performance next-generation military aircraft.It has already been selected by the Air Force of the Emirates for their advanced trainer requirement.