The Italian helicopter operators

Mainbase: Trontano (Verbania)


My special thanks to Mr. Luigi CASTELLANO, Mr. Roberto SALA, Mr. Luca CARLINO, Mr. Giancarlo TRANCHINI and all the ground staff for their help,

kindness and understanding given during the time I spent taking all these pictures.


Aerospatiale SA315B Lama - I-FLAX ( c/n 2029/A )

 

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I-FLAX Air Walser ... resting in Oman, January 2015.

   


Bell B412HP - D-HAJO ( c/n 36050 ) - [ Added into the fllet in March 2014 ]

D-HAJO Air Walser ... leased from Agrarflug Helilift Gmbh, still wearing its original CHC color scheme. March 2014.

D-HAJO Air Walser ... during off-shore activity in Turkey, March 2014.

D-HAJO Air Walser ... Turkey, March 2014.


Bell B412SP - D-HAND ( c/n 33151 ) - [ Added into the fllet in March 2013 ]

 

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D-HAND Air Walser ... resting in Africa waiting for next duties, March 2014.

 

 

Agusta A109A - I-BZJY ( c/n 7227 ) - [ ex HB-ZJY, March 2013 ]

 

I-BZJY Air Walser ... Mandji, Gabon. June 2014.

I-BZJY Air Walser ... Mandji, Gabon. June 2014.

I-BZJY Air Walser ... pacefully resting in Gabon, May 2014.

 


Agusta-Bell AB212 - D-HAFN ( c/n 5553 ) - [ Operated in Africa during summer 2012 ]

 

 D-HAFN Air Walser ... during operations in Congo, May 2012.

 

 

Bell B212 - D-HALS ( c/n 30575 ) - [ Operated in Africa during summer 2011 ]

 

 D-HALS Air Walser ... during operations in Africa, Summer 2011.

 

 D-HALS Air Walser ... during operations in Africa, Summer 2011.

 

Agusta A109A - HB-ZJY ( c/n 7227 ) - [ added into Air Walser fleet in September 2009 ]

HB-ZJY Air Walser ... ready for its ferry flight to Gabon. Trontano (VB), September 2009.

 

HB-ZJY Air Walser ... as soon after the arrival at Libreville Intl. Airport Leon M'ba, after a ferry flight of more than 9000 kms, September 2009.

HB-ZJY Air Walser ... close-up, February 2010.

HB-ZJY Air Walser ... Avima Camp, Gabon. February 2010.

 

HB-ZJY Air Walser ... preflight check at Libreville Airport, January 2010.

HB-ZJY Air Walser ... Libreville Airport, February 2010.

 


Agusta Bell AB412 - I-GONI ( c/n 25506 ) - [first twin engine helicopter for Air Walser]

 

I-GONI Air Walser ... wearing a new white livery with United Nations WFP titles and logo. May 2015.

I-GONI Air Walser ... resting in a typical african landscape. Congo, March 2009.

 

I-GONI Air Walser ... surrounded by local people. June 2009.

I-GONI Air Walser ... operating in Congo, May 2009.

 

I-GONI Air Walser ... resting on Brazzaville Airport apron, April 2009.

I-GONI Air Walser ... performing some ordinary maintenance checks during operations in Congo, June 2009.

 

 

Aerospatiale SA315B Lama - I-EFLY ( c/n 2497 ) -  [ added into Air Walser fleet in October 2008]

 

I-EFLY Air Walser ... resting in Trontano (VB), August 2009.

 

I-EFLY Air Walser ... resting in Trontano (VB), August 2009.

 

I-EFLY Air Walser ... new addition to Air Walser fleet, approaching Rifugio Regina Margherita (4554 mtrs), August 2009.

 

Aerospatiale SA315B Lama - I-BLIP ( c/n 2495 )

 

I-BLIP Air Walser ... undergoing some maintenance tests in Casale Monferrato (AL), May 2009.

I-BLIP Air Walser ... undergoing some maintenance tests in Casale Monferrato (AL), May 2009.

 

 

Aerospatiale SA315B Lama - I-BXWF ( c/n 2232 ) [ previously operated as HB-XDN ]


Aerospatiale SA315B Lama - HB-XDN ( c/n 2232 ) [ later registered as I-BXWF ]

 

HB-XDN Air Walser ... "brand new" Lama for Air Waser. Trontano (VB), February 2008.

 

HB-XDN Air Walser ... Trontano (VB), February 2008.

 

Aerospatiale SA315B Lama -  I-BXWD ( c/n 2617 )

I-BXWD Air Walser ... deep into Sahara desert, June 2007.

 

 

I-BXWD Air Walser ... another day of work deep into the african jungle, September 2007.

I-BXWD Air Walser ... during a technical stop in Roma Urbe. January 2005.

I-BXWD Air Walser ... ready for flight again. Looking as "brand new from factory" ... it was totally rebuilt from Air Walser technical staff. Trontano, January 2004.

 

I-BXWD Air Walser ... Trontano, January 2004.

I-BXWD Air Walser ... undergoing maintenance in  Trontano, March 2005.

 


Aerospatiale SA315B Lama - I-BXWE ( c/n 2470 ) [ peviously operated as HB-XXS ]

I-BXWE Air Walser ... refuelling in Makebuko (Burundi), October 2008.

I-BXWE Air Walser ... while operating in Ethiopia at Asosa, August 2007.

I-BXWE Air Walser ... pacefully resting outside Trontano hangar, March 2005.

I-BXWE Air Walser ... Trontano (VB), March 2005.

I-BXWE Air Walser ... details.  Trontano (VB), March 2005.


Aerospatiale SA315B Lama - HB-XXS ( c/n 2470 ) [lsf Valpruena SA] > later registered as I-BXWE

 

HB-XXS Air Walser ... ready for lift off from Milan Malpensa landing pad, February 2005.

HB-XXS Air Walser ... Milan Malpensa, February 2005.

 

 

Aerospatiale SA315B Lama - I-ICGR ( c/n 2671 )


Aerospatiale SA315B Lama - I-BXWB ( c/n 2453 )

   

I-BXWB Air Walser ...

   


Aerospatiale SA316B Alouette III - I-BXWA ( c/n 1307 )


Aerospatiale SA316B Alouette III - I-JANS ( c/n 1226 )

 

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I-JANS, temporary leased from Air Walser, during operations in the vicinity of  Etna Volcano during December 2002 eruption.

 

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