Slovenia Announce The Procurement Of One A109 Power Helicopter

The Slovenian Ministry of Defence has formally awarded the decision to procure one A109 Power to AgustaWestland, a Finmeccanica and GKN company. The decision also envisage an option for further two A109 Power. The helicopters will be operated for border patrol, civil protection, SAR and emergency medical service requirements.

Almost 300 A109 Power have been ordered world-wide since the model's introduction, spanning a broad range of operations including police, EMS, VIP/Corporate and military applications. The selection of the Power by the Slovenian Ministry of Defence provides further testimony of the aircraft's competitiveness, versatility and performance.