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09/10/2012

THE NH90 DISPLAYED AT BERLIN ILA AIRSHOW

THE NH90 DISPLAYED AT BERLIN ILA AIRSHOW NHI is proud to announce that two NH90 helicopters are displayed at ILA Berlin Airshow between Sept 11th and 16t th. One in Naval configuration (NFH) and the other in Tactical Transport configuration (TTH)

THE NH90 DISPLAYED AT BERLIN ILA AIRSHOW

09/10/2012

NHI is proud to announce that two NH90 helicopters are displayed at ILA Berlin Airshow between Sept 11th and 16t th. One in Naval configuration (NFH) and the other in Tactical Transport configuration (TTH)

The helicopter, displayed on EADS static area and in flight is an Italian NH90 NFH ordered by the Italian navy. The NH90 NFH is the most recent and most flexible helicopter for naval warfare, it is designed according to precise NATO Staff Requirements,it is equipped with a state of the art weapon system combining on a modern platform several types of sensors with a complete weapon suite.
The NH90 NFH is able to perform a wide range of missions such as Anti-Submarine Warfare, Anti- Surface Warfare, SAR, Transport, Special Ops support, Boarding Party, Maritime reconnaissance and Anti-Piracy in any type of environment.

The German Armed Forces will display the Tactical Transport Version of the helicopter, the NH90 TTH configured with a complete medical care suite. The German Forces received 25 NH90 out of the 122 ordered.

The NH90 TTH is able to perform a variety of mission from Troop and Logistic TransportSAR and C-SAR, Casualty and Medical Evacuation, Specila Operations, Parachuting, Utility.

“We are very proud to display the NH90 in Berlin since Germany is one of the founding nations of this outstanding helicopter “declares Xavier Poupardin, Delegated Managing Director of Nhindustries.

The NH90 is the optimal choice for tactical transport, naval, operations and medical evacuation thanks to its large full composite airframe, its excellent power to weight ratio; and its wide range of rôle equipment . It features a redundant Fly-by-Wire flight control system for reduced Pilot’s workload and enhanced flight characteristics.
As of today, more than 119 helicopters, out of 529 ordered, have been delivered and are in service in Germany, France, Italy, The Netherlands, Sweden, Finland, Norway, Greece, Oman, Australia and New Zealand. The final assembly lines have been optimised in order to ramp up the delivery rate.

The twin-engine, medium-size NH90 helicopter program is managed by the consortium NHIndustries, the Company owned by AgustaWestland SpA (32%), Eurocopter (62.5%), and Stork Fokker (5.5%).



For further information, please contact:
Mr. Julien Negrel
NHIndustries Business Director
Tel.: +33 (0)4 42 95 97 02
Fax: +33 (0)4 42 95 97 49

09/04/2012

The NH90 displayed FOR THE 100 th anniversary of the flight in Norway

The NH90 displayed  FOR THE 100 th anniversary of the flight in Norway The norwegian NH90 was presented for the first time to the public during a flight display and a static display in Oslo last week end.

The NH90 displayed FOR THE 100 th anniversary of the flight in Norway

09/04/2012

The norwegian NH90 was presented for the first time to the public during a flight display and a static display in Oslo last week end.
This helicopter, delivered end of last year arrived in flight and landed on the Fridtjof Nansen Frigate for the first time.
A norwegian pilot speaking in public declared that the NH90 is “ the most advanced helicopter in terms of flight performances and mission effectiveness thanks to its mission system” and that its performances are “ above our expectations”.

08/31/2012

FIRST DEPLOYMENT OF ITALIAN NH90 IN AFGHANISTAN

FIRST DEPLOYMENT OF ITALIAN NH90 IN AFGHANISTAN The first batch of NH90 is deployed and operational in Afghanistan. Italy plans to operate six NH90 in Aghanistan for six months.

FIRST DEPLOYMENT OF ITALIAN NH90 IN AFGHANISTAN

08/31/2012

The first batch of NH90 is deployed and operational in Afghanistan.
Italy plans to operate six NH90 in Aghanistan for six months.
They will perform tactical transport missions along with CH47 and A129 helicopters.
This is the first time the NH90 is deployed on a theatre of operations.

07/27/2012

NHI DELIVERS TWO NH90s CAIMAN TO THE FRENCH ARMED FORCES

NHI DELIVERS TWO NH90s CAIMAN TO THE FRENCH ARMED FORCES NHI is pleased to announce the delivery of two NH90s helicopters to the French Army Aviation (ALAT) and the French Navy. The delivery event took place in Marignane, (Eurocopter facility) , where both helicopters were assembled, in the presence of General Olivier de la Motte Commander of the EALAT (French Army Aviation training school), GAMSTAT and governmental authorities.

NHI DELIVERS TWO NH90s CAIMAN TO THE FRENCH ARMED FORCES

07/27/2012

NHI is pleased to announce the delivery of two NH90s helicopters to the French Army Aviation (ALAT) and the French Navy.
The delivery event took place in Marignane, (Eurocopter facility) , where both helicopters were assembled, in the presence of General Olivier de la Motte Commander of the EALAT (French Army Aviation training school), GAMSTAT and governmental authorities.

The French DGA (Délégation Générale de l’Armement) took delivery of this 100th N90 TTH variant. It is the second FOC (Final Operational Capability) standard NH90 TTH “Caiman” delivered by industry to the French Army. This helicopter will be based in Le Cannet des Maures EALAT French Army base where it will be operated by the CFIA (Joint Military Training unit) for training missions.
The French Navy took delivery the same day of its seventh NH90 NFH Caiman which will be based in Hyères Navy base.
“These two deliveries, occuring only nine days after the delivery of an additional NH90 TTH to the German Air force is a clear demonstration of the production capabilities of NHI and its partner companies” declared Xavier Poupardin Delegated Managing Director of NHIndustries.

The French Army ordered 34 NH90 TTH plus 34 options in order to replace its Puma helicopters while the French Navy ordered 27 NH90 NFH to replace its Lynx and Super Frelon Helicopters in Hyères and Lanveoc-Poulmic Naval Air Stations.
As of today, NHI has delivered 118 NH90s to 11 countries.


The French NH90 TTH (Tactical Transport Helicopter) variant is a helicopter of 11 ton class primarily configured to perform tactical transport missions in all environments by day and night. The NH90 TTH flexibility allows its users to perform additional missions such as internal/external load transport, Heliborne Operations, Special Operations, Search and Rescue, Casualties Evacuation and Training missions.

The NH90 TTH is the most modern helicopter of its class available on the market. It features a high level of system integration built around a state of the art Core Avionic System, full glass cockpit with Multifunction Displays, Fly-by-wire controls with 4-axis Automatic Flight Control System. The dedicated Mission System includes among others: Piloting Forward Looking Infrared system, Helmet Mounted Sight and Display, Electronic Warfare System, Tactical Control and Tactical Communication System, Weather Radar, Digital Map Generator and an on-board Monitoring and Diagnostic System. It features a fully composite crashworthy fuselage fitted with a rear ramp which allows the transport of a light tactical vehicle. The two Rolls-Royce/Turbomeca RTM322 modern engines provide power reserve in all environments. The NH90 helicopter has provision for a number of role equipment to enable mission flexibility and effectiveness coupled with a high level of safety and survivability.

The NH90 NFH is the most recent and most flexible helicopter for naval warfare, it is designed according to precise NATO Staff Requirements, it is equipped with a state of the art weapon system combining on a modern platform several types of sensors with a complete weapon suite.

The NH90 NFH is able to cover AsuW and ASW primary missions in any type of environment and to perform the widest spectrum of missions such as SAR, Amphibious operations , Anti Piracy, Boarding Party and Maritime Surveillance.
The twin-engine, medium-size NH90 helicopter program is managed by the consortium NHIndustries, the Company owned by AgustaWestland (32%), Eurocopter (62.5%), and Stork Fokker (5.5%).


The NH90 helicopter programme is the largest ever launched in Europe, with firm orders now reaching 529 units for 19 Armed Forces of 14 Nations: France, Germany, Italy, The Netherlands, Portugal, Finland, Norway, Sweden, Greece, Oman, Australia, New-Zealand, Spain and Belgium.



For further information, please contact:
Mr. Julien Negrel
NHIndustries Business Director
Tel.: +33 (0)4 42 95 97 02
Fax: +33 (0)4 42 95 97 49

07/06/2012

THE NH90 DISPLAYED AT FARNBOROUGH AIRSHOW

THE NH90 DISPLAYED AT FARNBOROUGH AIRSHOW NHI is proud to announce that the NH90 new generation helicopter is displayed at Farnborough airshow between July 9 and 15 th.

THE NH90 DISPLAYED AT FARNBOROUGH AIRSHOW

07/06/2012

NHI is proud to announce that the NH90 new generation helicopter is displayed at Farnborough airshow between July 9 and 15 th.


The helicopter, displayed on Finmeccanica static area is one of the 20 NFHs, the Naval Version of this European helicopter, ordered by the Royal Netherlands Navy.
The NH90 NFH is the most recent and most flexible helicopter for naval warfare, it is designed according to precise NATO Staff Requirements, it is equipped with a state of the art weapon system combining on a modern platform several types of sensors with a complete weapon suite.
The NH90 NFH is able to cover AsuW and ASW primary missions in any type of environment and to perform the widest spectrum of missions such as SAR and Rescue, Amphibious operations , Anti Piracy, Boarding Party and Maritime Surveillance.

“The NH90 Helicopter is the best helicopter in its class because it benefits from the expertise of AgustaWestland, Eurocopter and Fokker, three leading aerospace companies with a long tradition of excellence. “ declares Xavier Poupardin, Delegated Managing Director of Nhindustries.

The NH90 is the optimal choice for naval operations thanks to its large full composite airframe, its full automatic folding of tail and rotor and its excellent power to weight ratio. It features a redundant Fly-by-Wire flight control system for reduced Pilot’s workload and enhanced flight characteristics.
As of today, more than 111 helicopters, out of 529 ordered, have been delivered and are in service in Germany, France, Italy, The Netherlands, Sweden, Finland, Norway, Greece, Oman, Australia and New Zealand.

The twin-engine, medium-size NH90 helicopter program is managed by the consortium NHIndustries, the Company owned by AgustaWestland SpA (32%), Eurocopter (62.5%), and Stork Fokker (5.5%).


For further information, please contact:
Mr. Julien Negrel
NHIndustries Business Director
Tel.: +33 (0)4 42 95 97 02
Fax: +33 (0)4 42 95 97 49
www.nhindustries.com

06/29/2012

Delivery of 2 NH90 to the Royal Air Force of Oman.

Delivery of 2 NH90 to the Royal Air Force of Oman. NHI is proud to announce the successful delivery of two new NH90 helicopters to the Royal Air Force of Oman.

Delivery of 2 NH90 to the Royal Air Force of Oman.

06/29/2012

NHI is proud to announce the successful delivery of two new NH90 helicopters to the Royal Air Force of Oman.

As of today the RAFO operates ten NH90 s out of twenty ordered.

These new generation helicopters are among the best equipped helicopters in the region, they are able to fulfill a wide spectrum of missions such as tactical transport, logistic support, Vip transport, Medevac, light armed support, Search and Rescue missions.

They recently established an endurance record flying 700nm without refueling during a 5H21min mission.

Flight hours: 110 000

Total deliveries: 306

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Total deliveries : 306

> The Netherlands .20 NH90 NFH

The Netherlands

> Belgium .4 NH90 TTH + 4 NH90 NFH

Belgium

> Germany .82 NH90 TTH + 18 NH90 NFH

Germany

> France .74 NH90 TTH + 27 NH90 NFH

France

> Italy .70 NH90 TTH + 46 NH90 NFH

Italy

> Portugal .10 NH90 TTH

Portugal

> Spain .22 NH90 TTH

Spain

> Greece .20 NH90 TTH

Greece

> Norway .14 NH90 NFH

Norway

> Finland .20 NH90 TTH

Finland

> Sweden .18 NH90 TTH

Sweden

> Oman .20 NH90 TTH

Oman

> Australia .46 NH90 TTH

Australia

> New Zealand .9 NH90 TTH

New Zealand

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