Air Force

Leonardo’s AW101 for the Polish Navy flies for the first time

 Leonardo is pleased to announce that the Polish Navy’s first AW101 (ZR285) achieved its first flight yesterday at the Company’s site in Yeovil. The flight demonstrated functional checks of the main airframe systems as well as the control system, and engine-handling checks were taken throughout to monitor the speed range …

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Leonardo and Italian National Alpine and Speleological Rescue Corps: renew cooperation agreement for a joint development on new capabilities

 The helicopter is the indispensable rescue medical vehicle for mountain operations and hard environments. The Italian National Alpine and Speleological Rescue Corps and Leonardo work together on the development of even more effective technologies, solutions, and training.  The enhancement of existing technologies to save human lives and the development of …

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MBDA completes CAMM-ER anti air missile test firing

CAMM-ER anti air missile

MBDA has successfully completed a test firing of the extended range version of its common anti-air modular missile air defence missile against a manoeuvring target, confirming the capabilities of the  system. The common anti-air modular missile – extended range CAMM-ER is the newest member of the CAMM air defence family …

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Leonardo delivers HH-139B helicopter to the Italian Air Force in the presence of Italian Minister of Defence Guerini and Italian Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Rosso in Vergiate

 Today Italian Minister of Defence Lorenzo Guerini and Italian Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Alberto Rosso attended the acceptance ceremony of an Italian Air Force HH-139B helicopter during an official visit to Leonardo’s helicopter facility in Vergiate (Italy). Leonardo CEO Alessandro Profumo, Leonardo General Manager Lucio Valerio Cioffi, and …

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