The AW189 is AgustaWestland’s latest-generation, high performance 8.3 / 8.6 tons twin-engine
helicopter, designed to answer the growing market demand for a versatile, affordable, multirole platform and is optimized for long-range missions. The platform exceeds the most recent FAA and EASA Part 29 safety standards, ideal for demanding SAR and offshore operator requirements and benefits from an industry-leading 50 minutes ‘dry-run’ capability on the main gearbox.
The cockpit features an advanced, open-architecture avionics suite with fully digital glass cockpit, incorporating advanced situational awareness technologies to minimise pilot workload and
Power plant: 2 x General Electric CT7-2E1 (2,000 shp class each) with FADEC
and built-in particle separator and one APU (60 kW)
Crew/passengers: 1 or 2 pilots and up to 19 passengers