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Agustawestland Aw139

Sky shuttle hits bump over disruption, tax

Sky Shuttle, whose services have been disrupted by the grounding of some of its helicopters, is facing an acute increase in operating costs next year that may force the operator out of business.

Monday, 5 September, 2011, 12:00am

Safety fears over helicopter crashes

Five accidents involving AgustaWestland139 helicopters around the world this year have renewed safety concerns about their continuing use in Hong Kong and Macau.

5 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

Searchers find tail parts of downed helicopter

Parts of the broken tail section of the Macau-bound helicopter that ditched in Victoria Harbour on July 3 have been recovered by investigators. After 11 days probing the harbour bed using sonar imaging equipment and divers, crucial parts of the AgustaWestland AW139 aircraft's vertical fin, including the tail rotor, were found on Wednesday, officials said.

18 Jul 2010 - 12:00am

Helicopter for fighting terrorism during Games to land in August

One of four helicopters that Beijing police ordered last year to fight terrorism during the Olympic Games will be hovering above the capital as early as August, the China News Service reported yesterday.

18 May 2007 - 12:00am