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The Aermacchi M-346FA: multirole master

The Aermacchi M-346FA: multirole master

The FA (Fighter Attack) is a new version of the advanced Aermacchi M-346 twin-engine trainer, designed and manufactured by Leonardo's Aircraft Division. It is an evolution of the dual role FT (Fighter Trainer) version, designed to meet Air Forces' growing and diversified operational requirements.
Leonardo 09/11/2017
AW139: a success story in technology, reliability and versatility

AW139: a success story in technology, reliability and versatility

Advanced technology, high performance, reliability, safety, versatility and large cabin space: these are the characteristics that have made the AgustaWestland AW139 helicopter the market benchmark. Recent orders from customers in the UK for VIP/Executive Transport missions, and from the Queensland State Government in Australia for helicopter rescue missions, are further confirmations of this helicopter's market-leading position worldwide in the...
Leonardo 08/11/2017
The M60 A3 Programme: From the tank to the third-generation armoured vehicle

The M60 A3 Programme: From the tank to the third-generation armoured vehicle

Firepower, mobility and protection of the crew are the basic requirements, as a tactical formula, of a modern tank capable of operating in all scenarios, in line with third-generation armoured vehicles.
Leonardo 16/10/2017
AW169 EMS: another mission accomplished

AW169 EMS: another mission accomplished

The AW169 EMS (Emergency Medical Services) is rapidly reconfigurable and uniquely designed around patient needs, ensuring that air medical professionals can be there when it counts, providing the best care.
Leonardo 03/10/2017
AW189 - successful SAR mission in the Falklands

AW189 - successful SAR mission in the Falklands

The AW189 is designed for long range, all-weather SAR and MEDEVAC missions even in icing conditions, with advanced avionics and rapid start up.
Leonardo 02/10/2017
Cyber security today: a shared vision, beyond national borders

Cyber security today: a shared vision, beyond national borders

Digital technologies are more and more an integral part of our daily lives. It is estimated that in 2025 there will be 80 billion devices connected to a surprising internet traffic of 3.3 Zettabytes per year.
Leonardo 25/09/2017
An Extraordinary Adventure Amongst the Himalayan Peaks: As Told by Simone Moro

An Extraordinary Adventure Amongst the Himalayan Peaks: As Told by Simone Moro

At this year's European Rotorcraft Forum, the world famous mountaineer Simone Moro shares his incredible story, where describes his experience co-piloting the AW119Kx helicopter, during the demo tour that took place in Nepal last March, among the peaks of the Himalayan region.
Leonardo 14/09/2017
C4I: The Importance of Shared Information

C4I: The Importance of Shared Information

In a military operation, the secure exchange of tactical information plays a fundamental role‎ in the success of the mission. More specifically, transferring information between the various units involved in an operational scenario can tip the balance in the final planning, execution and outcome of a military operation. Indeed, it is within this very scope that we find a suite of instruments, applications, services and functions synthesised in...
Leonardo 11/09/2017
Helicopters for naval missions

Helicopters for naval missions

For hundreds of years, but more recently with the development of the global economy, the sea has been a major strategic channel for the transport of raw materials, goods and the exploitation of energy resources. The defence of maritime interests has, therefore, become a priority for many nations. In this context, helicopters have proven to be one of the most effective assets to provide maritime security, thanks to their flexibility and ability...
Leonardo 08/09/2017
AW101: maximum flexibility to go above and beyond customers' needs

AW101: maximum flexibility to go above and beyond customers' needs

Utmost flexibility and adaptability to meet specific customer requirements: these are the characteristics that make the AW101 one of the most successful medium/heavy helicopters on the market today.
Leonardo 04/09/2017

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