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I-BXWB – Helicopter History

Again new images are now available, as part of the historical area of the website, related to the Aerospatiale SA315B Lama I-BXWB. This was the first Lama to join Air Walser fleet in March 1999 … bought from Switzerland, where she was previously operated as HB-XGG.

I-BXWA – Helicopter History

Other new images are now available, as part of the historical area of the website, related to the Aerospatiale SA316B Alouette III I-BXWA. This was the first helicopter to join Air Walser fleet early in 1997, followed by many Lamas and other interesting Agusta-Bell and Bell helicopters. These images were taken at Trontano Base in March 2005.

I-AMVT AS350B3 – 150° Airframe completed

Thanks to BABYLO & AIR SERVICE CENTER for these images of the great work completed on another Ecureuil AS350B3 Ecureuil … at BABYLO facility at Caiolo Airfield (SO) in March 2020. This helicopter was the 150° Airframe completed for BABYLO AVIATION PAINTING.

I-WOOD – Italian Helicopter Register NEWS

Here the first image of the factory new Leonardo AW139 I-WOOD operated by Airgreen Srl on behalf of HEMS Regione Valle d’Aosta. The helicopter was pictured while resting at Aosta Corrado Gex Airport, May 2020.

245° Anniversary – GUARDIA DI FINANZA

Thanks to Oscar BERNARDI for his contribution in order to realize this Photo Report Page with full coverage of the helicopters present at the 245° Anniversary of the GUARDIA DI FINANZA foundation, The Event took place in Rome, during June 2019.

I-AGUS – Helicopter History

Thanks to Luciano CARLI for this unique image of the Bell B47J Ranger I-AGUS … operated by Aeronautica G. Agusta in the early ’60s. The helicopter was registered in Italy during the year 1957 and was later sold to France as F-OBPQ.

BABYLO AVIATION PAINTING

BABYLO AVIATION PAINTING – Ecco presentato oggi il nuovo logo della ormai consolidata azienda Valtellinese.

Babylo sempre in evoluzione e sempre piu’ attenta al mercato e alle esigenze dei clienti … nonostante il momento difficile, dovuto alla pandemia in corso, Babylo é al lavoro (in accordo con tutte le misure di sicurezza previste) per completare diversi elicotteri e per studiare nuovi progetti futuri.

I-LAQU – DATA SHEET update

Thanks to Fabio De NICOLA and Oscar BERNARDI for these new images of the Leonardo Helicopters AW139 I-LAQU operated from Babcock Mission Critical Services Italia on behalf of Regione Abruzzo – 118 Abruzzo Soccorso from the HEMS Base at L’Aquila Preturo Airport.

I-PCLE – Helicopter History

Other new images are now available, as part of the historical area of the website, related to the Agusta A109A I-PCLE operated from Elilario on behalf of Elisoccorso Novara – Regione Piemonte … these images show the helicopter resting at Novara Ospedale Maggiore Helipad in July 1994 and August 1995. I-PCLE was the first Elilario’s Agusta A109A that was registered in April 1980 and flew continously until July 2005, when was cancelled towards Equatorial Guinea as 3C-EGS.

LN-OBX – Helicopter History

Thanks to Rickard GILLBERG for this image of the Aerospatiale AS332C1 Super Puma LN-OBX operated by Airlift AS … pictured during some aerial works in Sweden, September 2005. “Obelix” was previously flying with Ali Europe as I-EMEB from July 1999 till December 2003, the only Super Puma ever registered in Italy.