Agusta Westland AW119 Ke
Agusta Westland AW119 Ke. Koala. A photo. Characteristics.

Agusta Westland AW119 Ke


Helicopter Agusta Westland AW119 Ke (originally called AgustaA.119 Koala) made its first flight in early 1995. It was designed on the basis of the A109 helicopter, although it had many differences, for example, a ski landing gear instead of a retractable wheel landing gear. The fuselage is made of aluminum alloys. A dynamic classic system for light helicopters with one gas turbine engine installed in the rear upper part of the fuselage, which flows smoothly into the tail boom. The blades of the main four-bladed rotor are made of composites, the rotor hub is made of titanium. The tail two-bladed propeller is installed to the left of the keel.


Agusta Westland AW119 Ke Photo

Agusta Westland AW119 Ke Photo

The prototype is equipped with a Turbomeca Arriel I gas turbine engine with a capacity of 800hp, but the Pratt & Whitney of CanadaPT6B37 / 1 engine was chosen for the serial helicopter on a competitive basis. This compact power plant made it possible to make the helicopter's passenger and cargo cabin more spacious (by 30 percent) than the cabin of any other helicopter of the same class. The cargo-passenger cabin has sliding doors of a large area, one on each side, and is designed for 2 patients on a stretcher or 6 passengers. The seventh passenger is able to take the place of the co-pilot.


Agusta Westland AW119 Ke Photo salon

Agusta Westland AW119 Ke Photo salon

The helicopter is intended for use as a corporate, health, for the VIP-transport, police, search and rescue, coast guard and military.

A119 produced in such variations:



  • CORPORATE / VIP - A 119 has the largest fuselage in its class and is designed for fast and comfortable transportation of 6/7 passengers. The helicopter cabin can be customized to the highest comfort standards. There are audio and video systems, climate control systems, satellite communications, modern aerobatic equipment, TCAS (TrafficCollisionAvoidanceSystem), three-axis autopilot, backup hydraulic control system, radio navigation and satellite equipment.

  • SAR / EMS - Unique, for single-engine light helicopters, the ability to transform the A119 cabin to transport two patients for medical purposes under the supervision of medical staff. The dimensions of the passenger cabin make it possible to conveniently place the equipment necessary for transportation and provide access to patients. The cockpit remains isolated from the passenger compartment.

  • FIRE FIGHTING - The helicopter can be equipped with a new fire extinguishing system company Symplex FireAttackSystemModel325, or on the outside of the standard basket suspension. In 325 model is a form of a small air resistance and adapts for use at high flight speeds for the supply of operational fire fighting. The entire system can be set or deleted in less than 15 minutes, without special tools.

  • LAW ENFORCEMENT -High range and long duration, enables the A119 to carry out efficient law enforcement operations. The composition of specialized equipment includes high-resolution night and day surveillance cameras, direction finding equipment, and a high-power searchlight.

  • OFFSHORE - The largest fuselage size in its class, the best range and speed, the tried and tested Pratt & WhitneyPT 6 engine, all provide efficient use of the A119 for overwater operations. The helicopter can have an optional float landing gear.


Agusta Westland AW119 Ke photo booths

Agusta Westland AW119 Ke photo booths


Features helicopter AW119 Ke:



  • Range: 1013km 

  • Cruising speed: 232km / hour 

  • The highest altitude: 4572m 

  • The highest take-off weight: 3150kg 

  • Cabin height: 1.36m 

  • interior length: 2.10m 

  • The greatest number of passengers: 7 

  • Interior width: 1.61 

  • Height: 3.77m  

  • Length: 11.17m 


Agusta Westland AW119 Ke. Gallery.

Agusta Westland AW119 Ke view mperediAgusta Westland AW119 Ke runwayAgusta Westland AW119 Ke cabin vessel

Agusta Westland AW119 Ke at air showAgusta Westland AW119 Ke runway before flightAgusta Westland AW119 Ke is preparing to fly to the runway

Agusta Westland AW119 Ke at air showAgusta Westland AW119 Ke near aviagarazhaAgusta Westland AW119 Ke is landing

Agusta Westland AW119 Ke before takeoffAgusta Westland AW119 Ke after take-off side viewAgusta Westland AW119 Ke closeup



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