AgustaWestland AW109 Power
AgustaWestland AW109 Power. A photo. Characteristics.

AgustaWestland AW109 Power

In response to requests from the operators, AgustaWestland produced work on a new modification that received the designation AW109E Power (A109) (AgustaWestland AW109 Power) and integrated the successfully reliable A109K2 design and powerful motors. Initially, the P & WCP206C was chosen, power was 640l.c., But then the choice was on Turbomeca Arrius2K1, power was 750l.s.

The chassis, which is not removed, is available on the A109K2, has given way to a new place, the main pillars of which are removed in the sponsons (and not in the fuselage, as on previous models of the 109 model). In addition, the tail section was modified, for example, the keel has already become, and the lower keel has become smaller. The rotor has a titanium bushing with elastomeric bearings.

AgustaWestland AW109 Power photo

AgustaWestland AW109 Power photo

AW109 Power is a versatile helicopter, representative of the legendary 109 family, which is an example of a successful combination of high performance and low operating costs. The excellent flight characteristics that are not surpassed by the level of reliability and security made it possible for the AW109 Power model to earn trust and respect in the military, commercial, and state sector. This helicopter successfully performs the functions of VIP and corporate transport, is used for medical, search and rescue, and maritime operations, is used by law enforcement and border services, and performs monitoring and patrol functions.

AgustaWestland AW109 Power photo 2

AgustaWestland AW109 Power photo

In addition, the military versions of AW109 are in service with these countries. AW109 Power is appreciated highly by pilots and technicians for its good performance, simplicity and reliability in service, flexibility of use, and excellent LTX and high speed. The helicopter is certified for the performance of flights by one pilot on the PVP, also fully complies with the requirements of Category "A". AW109 Power has Pratt & Whitney engines with FADEC (Digital Integrated Control System). A significant reduction in the burden on the pilot is obtained by transmitting information using six multifunctional LCD monitors.

AgustaWestland AW109 Power photo salon

AgustaWestland AW109 Power photo salon

A high level of safety and comfort along with grace and elegance create a unique image of this model. In this configuration, the helicopter has a stylish and roomy interior, good visibility, and a small level of noise and vibration meets the most excellent standards and requirements of comfort. AW109Power is equipped with a modern avionics complex, which is represented by seven LCD monitors. The machine can also be equipped with a step with electric drive, satellite communications and other additional options at the discretion of the customer.

AgustaWestland AW109 Power photo 2 salon

AgustaWestland AW109 Power photo salon

AW109 Power combines the best achievements in the field of rescue and search tools and to a large extent surpasses all modern analogues. The spacious cockpit for medical staff and patients is completely separated from the cockpit. The internal layout also includes the installation of the necessary medical equipment for the care of the injured during the journey: power supplies, oxygen cylinders, as well as the entire set of medical equipment for activities in emergency conditions.

AW109 Power is perfect for complex marine operations. It is in its class the fastest helicopter, for flights with one pilot on PVP certified. Compliance with the requirements of Category "A" allows you to work without reducing the required load. Transformability of the interior makes it possible to solve a wide range of tasks at sea. The helicopter can be equipped with a number of necessary options, for example, an emergency landing system and life rafts.

Features AW109 Power helicopter:

  • Range: 948km

  • Cruising speed: 254km / hour

  • The highest altitude: 5974m

  • The highest take-off weight: 3000kg

  • Cabin height: 1.28m

  • interior length: 2.10m

  • The greatest number of passengers: 7

  • Interior width: 1.59

  • Height: 3.50m

  • Length: 11.45m

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