AW119Kx

AW119Kx

FAST AND FLEXIBLE

The AW119Kx is the most spacious and powerful light single-engine helicopter for a wide range of missions.

 

Government and commercial operators benefit from the highest levels of mission flexibility and productivity at competitive procurement and operating costs.

 

A modern glass cockpit configured with Garmin’s G1000H(TM) Integrated Flight Deck system enhances situational awareness. The avionic suite comprises a Synthetic Vision System with Highway In The Sky (HITS) depiction, moving map and a Helicopter Terrain Avoidance Warning System (HTAWS) with worldwide terrain and obstacle database.

 

The large unobstructed cabin and separate baggage compartment permits rapid reconfiguration for a variety of missions.

 

High power margins provide the performance capability to deliver excellent flying qualities, high controllability and manoeuvrability, combined with the robust, inherent ‘fail safe’ design and redundancy of main systems, operators confidence is assured.

Leading Features

MTOW: 2,850 kg

Powerplant: 1 x Pratt & Whitney PT6B-37A (Take-Off: 1,002 shp)

Crew/passengers: 1 or 2 pilots with 7 or 6 passengers

Technical Data

Weights

Max take off (int. loads)

2850

kg

6283

 lb

Max take off (ext. loads)

3150

kg

6945

lb

Basic empty weights

1508

kg

3325

lb

Engine Rating (Pratt & Whitney PT6B-37A)

Take off

747

kW

1002

shp

Maximum continuous power

650

kW

872

shp

Transmission Rating

Take off

684

kW

917

shp

Maximum continuous power

671

kW

900

shp

Fuel Capacity

3-cell fuel system

605

l

160

USgal

4-cell fuel system

711

l

188

USgal

5-cell fuel system

870

l

230

USgal

Crew

Pilots / Passengers

1-2 / 7-6

External Dimensions

Length (rotors turning)

12.92

m

42

ft

05

in

Width (rotor blades at 45°)

7.76

m

25

ft

05

in

Maximum height

3.60

m

11

ft

10

in

Main rotor diameter

10.83

m

35

ft

06

in

Tail rotor diameter

1.94

m

6

ft

04

in

MR tip blade ground clearance

2.83

m

9

ft

03

in

TR tip blade ground clearance

1.15

m

3

ft

09

in

Fuselage ground clearance

0.63

m

2

ft

01

in

Performance (ISA, 2850 kg / 6283 lb)

VNE

282

km/h

152

kt

Max speed

244

km/h

131

kt

Rate of climb

9.1

m/s

1800

ft/s

Hovering IGE (TOP)

3352

m

11000

ft

Hovering OGE (TOP)

2225

m

7300

ft

Service ceiling (MCP)

4572

m

15000

ft

Max range*

954

km

515

nm

Max endurance*

5 h 20 min

* with 230 USgal fuel - no reserve - @ 5000 ft

Equipment

  • 188 / 230 USgal fuel system
  • 28 Ah battery
  • Baggage compartment extension (up to 2.3 m)
  • Cargo hook (1400 kg / 3086 lb) with rear view mirror
  • Dual cargo hook (500 kg / 1102 lb)
  • Dual controls
  • Pulsed chip detectors
  • Emergency floats
  • Oxygen system
  • External hoist (204 kg / 450 lbs)
  • Fire fighting belly tank
  • Rappelling kit
  • Reinforced windshield
  • Retractable landing light 450 W
  • Rotor brake
  • Windshield wipers for pilot and co-pilot
  • Snow skis
  • Active Noise Reduction (ANR) headsets
  • Soundproofing
  • FLIR / LLTV camera
  • Search lights
  • Wire strike protection system

Avionics

  • AC system (2 inverters)
  • AFCS 3-axis duplex
  • Independently powered stand-by electronic display
  • ICS pilot and co-pilot
  • Radio altimeter
  • Marker beacon
  • ELT
  • Garmin G1000H(TM) Integrated Flight Deck including:
  • Two 10.4-inch display units providing Primary Flight Display (PFD) and Multi-Function Display (MFD) information
  • Synthetic Vision System with Highway In The Sky (HITS) depiction
  • Helicopter Terrain Avoidance Warning System (HTAWS) with worldwide terrain and obstacle database
  • Moving map
  • Dual Integrated Avionics Unit (IAU) including: VHF/AM communication, VOR/ILS navigation, GPS/WAAS navigation, Aural Warning Generator (AWG), ADF and DME tuning interface
  • Mode S transponder with Extended Squitter (ES)
  • Flight data logging through SD card

Interiors

  • Utility interior
  • Executive interior
  • VIP interior
  • EMS interior (single / dual stretcher)
  • Air conditioning
  • Bleed-air heater
  • Cabin loudspeakers
  • Foldable stretcher
  • Painted liners
  • Seats covered with fabric, leatherette or leather

 

CIVIL-COMMERCIAL USE

 

Executive and Private

The AW119Kx is the fast, light single engine helicopter, with the largest cabin in its class.

Operators benefit from high productivity, excellent flying qualities, high controllability and manoeuvrability, robustness and high inherent safety.
Derived from the globally successful AW109 with the addition of a skid-type landing gear, the AW119Kx retains features typical of light twin-engine helicopters such as system redundancy.


LEADING FEATURES

  • Accommodation for up to 8 people
  • Stylish interior design
  • Separate large baggage compartment, in addition to main cabin stowage
  • Cockpit can be isolated from the cabin, allowing pilots to focus on mission objective
  • Long range capability thanks to high fuel capacity (up to 870 l)
  • State-of-the-art Garmin G1000HTM glass cockpit

EMS and Rescue Services

AW119Kx is the fastest light single-turbine helicopter in its class, delivering outstanding controllability and manoeuvrability, even in hot and high conditions.
 
Ideally-suited for EMS/rescue missions due to its speed and capacity, it retains features typical of a light twin-engine such as system redundancy.

 

LEADING FEATURES

  • Versatile, high volume cabin, typical of a larger helicopter with accommodation for a comprehensive suite of EMS equipment
  • Capacity for 4 medical attendants and a single stretcher or 2 attendants in dual stretcher configuration, with access to the whole patient body
  • The cabin is rapidly re-configurable for a wide variety of EMS missions
  • Large sliding doors allow for swift, easy loading and unloading of the patient
  • State-of-the-art Garmin G1000HTM glass cockpit

Police and Security

The AW119Kx offers law enforcement and government agency customers a cost-effective, high speed, high productivity helicopter platform with inherent mission flexibility.
 
The high power margins provide excellent performance characteristics, which allow the AW119Kx to safely operate in the most demanding environments.

LEADING FEATURES

  • The most spacious single engine helicopter with accommodation for up to 8 people, provides a large, comfortable working space for mission operators
  • Extended time on station
  • More than 130 kts cruise speed, assuring quick operational intervention
  • State-of-the-art Garmin G1000HTM glass cockpit

Oil and Gas

The AW119Kx is the modern light-single helicopter from Helicopter Division.
 
Ideally suited to demanding offshore operations due to its high speed and unparalleled cabin capacity. AW119Kx features typical of light twin-engine helicopters such as system redundancy.
 
LEADING FEATURES

  • Outstanding productivity
  • High cruise speed, low operating costs
  • Unrivalled payload/range capability
  • State-of-the-art Garmin G1000HTM glass cockpit

Utility

The AW119Kx is the fast, light single engine helicopter, with the largest cabin in its class.
 
Operators benefit from high productivity, excellent flying qualities, high controllability and manoeuvrability, robustness and high inherent safety.

 

Derived from the globally successful AW109 with the addition of a skid-type landing gear, the AW119Kx retains features typical of light twin-engine helicopters such as system redundancy.

 

LEADING FEATURES

  • Double cargo hook enables long lifting of 1400kg / 500kg
  • Rescue hoist with a lift capability of 204 kg
  • Equipped with a ‘Bambi bucket’ or belly tank for fire fighting missions
  • High power margins enable safe operation in the most demanding environments typical of fire-fighting operations
  • State-of-the-art Garmin G1000HTM glass cockpit

Training

The AW119Kx is the fast, light single engine helicopter, with the largest cabin in its class.
 
Providing training pilots an advanced aircraft cockpit with introductory flight training aircraft handling. Operators benefit from unmatched speed, high power margins, long range and endurance, great visibility and low direct operating costs.
 
LEADING FEATURES

  • A unique feature of the AW119Kx is the centrally-located observer seat, providing an unrivalled view of the cockpit for additional learning and training opportunities
  • State-of-the-art Garmin G1000HTM glass cockpit provides the perfect training environment
  • The AW119Kx allows the same configuration for all training phases

 

MILITARY AND GOVERNMENT USE

 

Search and Rescue

AW119Kx is the largest and most powerful light single engine multi-role helicopter in the marketplace, enhanced with advanced digital avionics.
 
As the latest evolution of the AW119 “Koala”, the AW119Kx features a state of the art Garmin G1000HTM-integrated cockpit; critical flight information is shown on two large multi-function displays in real time, allowing the highest levels of safety, situational awareness and reduced pilot workload.
 
SAR operators benefit from excellent flying qualities, high controllability and manoeuvrability, even in ‘hot and high’ conditions. Ideally-suited for Search and Rescue (SAR) missions due to its speed and capacity, it retains features typical of a light twin-engine such as system redundancy.

LEADING FEATURES

  • More than 130 knots cruise speed, providing rapid response
  • High power margins enable safe operation in the most demanding environments
  • Versatile, high volume cabin, typical of a larger helicopter with accomodation for 4 medical attendants and a single stretcher or 2 attendants in dual stretcher configuration, with access to the whole patient body
  • Wide range of SAR mission equipment including multi-band radios, Electro-Optic / Infra-Red (EO/IR) device, searchlight, loudspeakers, rescue hoist and cargo hook
  • Large sliding doors allow for swift, easy loading and unloading of personnel
  • G1000HTM glass cockpits to maximise situational awareness and mission flexibility; Synthetic Vision System (SVS), Highway In The Sky (HITS) depiction, ‘Moving Map’ and embedded Helicopter Terrain Avoidance Warning System (HTAWS) enhance safety

Law Enforcement and Security

AW119Kx is the largest and most powerful light single engine multi-role helicopter in the marketplace, enhanced with advanced digital avionics.
 
As the latest evolution of the AW119 “Koala”, the AW119Kx features a state of the art Garmin G1000HTM-integrated cockpit; critical flight information is shown on two large multi-function displays in real time, allowing the highest levels of safety, situational awareness and reduced pilot workload.
 
Law enforcement operators benefit from high productivity, excellent flying qualities, high controllability and manoeuvrability, robustness and inherent safety with competitive operating costs. High power margins provide excellent performance, enabling the AW119Kx to safely operate in the most demanding environments.
 
Derived from the globally successful AW109 with the addition of a skid-type landing gear, the AW119Kx retains features typical of light twin-engine helicopters, including critical system redundancy.
 
LEADING FEATURES

  • G1000HTM glass cockpits to maximise situational awareness and mission flexibility; Synthetic Vision System (SVS), Highway In The Sky (HITS) depiction, Moving Map and embedded Helicopter Terrain Avoidance Warning System (HTAWS) enhance safety
  • High power margins enable safe operation in the most demanding environments
  • Best in class cabin with space for 6 people provides a large, comfortable working space for mission operators; wide doors provide exceptional accessibility and rappelling, fast roping; internal weapon mount
  • Wide range of mission equipment including multi-band radios, Electro-Optic / Infra-Red (EO/IR) device, searchlight, loudspeakers, rescue hoist and cargo hook
  • More than 130 knots cruise speed, providing rapid response; long endurance to maximise time on task

Land

AW119Kx is the largest and most powerful light single engine multi-role helicopter in the marketplace, enhanced with advanced digital avionics.
 
As the latest evolution of the AW119 “Koala”, the AW119Kx features a state of the art Garmin G1000HTM-integrated cockpit; critical flight information is shown on two large multi-function displays in real time, allowing the highest levels of safety, situational awareness and reduced pilot workload.
 
Operators benefit from high productivity, excellent flying qualities, high controllability and manoeuvrability, robustness and inherent safety, with competitive operating costs.  
 
Derived from the globally successful AW109 with the addition of a skid-type landing gear, the AW119Kx retains features typical of light twin-engine helicopters, including critical system redundancy.
 
LEADING FEATURES

  • G1000HTM glass cockpit to maximise situational awareness and mission flexibility; Synthetic Vision System (SVS), Highway In The Sky (HITS) depiction, Moving Map and embedded Helicopter Terrain Avoidance Warning System (HTAWS) enhance safety
  • High power margins enable safe operation in the most demanding “hot and high” environments
  • Wide range of mission equipment including multi-band radios, Electro-Optic / Infra-Red (EO/IR) device, searchlight, loudspeakers, rescue hoist and cargo hook
  • Unobstructed, spacious cabin allows easy configuration changes to suit operational requirements; wide doors provide exceptional accessibility and rappelling, fast roping; internal weapon mount
  • Double cargo hook enables long lifting of 1400kg/500kg
  • Rescue hoist with a lift capability of 204 kg

Training

AW119Kx is the largest and most powerful light single engine multi-role helicopter in the marketplace, enhanced with advanced digital avionics.
 
As the latest evolution of the AW119 “Koala”, the AW119Kx features a state of the art Garmin G1000HTM-integrated cockpit; critical flight information is shown on two large multi-function displays in real time, allowing the highest levels of safety, situational awareness and reduced pilot workload.
 
Training operators benefit from a modern glass cockpit; enabling ab-initio to advanced training capability, excellent visibility, flying qualities, controllability and manoeuvrability, robust design, and inherent safety with competitive operating costs. 
 
Derived from the globally successful AW109 with the addition of a skid-type landing gear, the AW119Kx retains features typical of light twin-engine helicopters, including critical system redundancy.
 
LEADING FEATURES

  • State-of-the-art Garmin G1000HTM glass cockpit provides the perfect training environment by maximising situational awareness
  • Synthetic Vision System (SVS), Highway In The Sky (HITS) depiction, Moving Map and embedded Helicopter Terrain Avoidance Warning System (HTAWS) enhance safety
  • Ideally suited for all phases of training; from ab-initio to advanced flying
  • Centrally-located observer seat in cabin provides a unique unrivalled view of the cockpit for additional student learning and training opportunities

 

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