Thanks to Walter VIANA for thes unique images of the Helops Bell B412EP I-LOPS … approaching Cristo delle Vette at 4167 mtrs. Gressoney (AO), August 2013.
Aerospatiale AS355F1 Ecureuil 2 ( c/n 5271 ) Eli Liguria I-LIEM … resting at Pisa Airport, February 1990. This helicopter was operated in Italy from mid 1989 till late 1995 and subsequently registered as 3A-MEC and operated by Heli Air Monaco.
Agusta-Bell AB139 ( as the ship was originally named, but not for long time) I-ATWO “AC02” … flight test helicopter, is now preserved at Agusta Museum in Cascina Costa.
Agusta A109E Power Elilombarda / Helops I-PAXE … hovering in front of Capanna Regina Margherita at 4554 mtrs, February 2004.
Agusta A109E Power Helops I-PAXE … approaching Rifugio Quintino Sella au Rochers du Mont Blanc [3371 mtrs], Courmayeur (AO), September 2004.
Agusta-Bell AB206B Jet Ranger III Elilario I-ELEP … wearing the latest Elilario paint scheme at Lario Helicopter Service hangar in Colico (LC), May 1994. Being de-registerd from the Italian Helicopter Register at the end of 1994, this Jet Ranger few for years in France and than Greece … but is now starting a new adventure in Guernsey as 2-PDPD.
Thanks to Emanuele RIZZARDI for sharing this fantastic image shot by his father Tarcisio during mid 70’s. The Agusta-Bell AB47J3B1 Super Ranger operated by Vigili del Fuoco – Regione Trentino – Alto Adige I-TRED was resting at Rifugio Pedrotti, Bocca di Brenta (TN), Year 1975.
Thanks to Claudio TOSELLI for these images of the unique Agusta-Bell AB47J3 I-MAMA … present during 2° Reggimento AVES Orione 60th Anniversary Event at Aeroporto Militare “Fausto Pesci” Bologna, May 2017.
Silvercraft SH-4 SIAI Marchetti Spa I-SILX … wearing sprayer kit for agricultural work. Vergiate (VA), Mid ’60s.
Hughes H269A I-FVAM … demo Hughes helicopter, previously operated in Switzerland by Rotorcraft SA as N8007F. Bresso (MI), Mid ’70s.
Thanks to Piero ALBISINO for this rare image of the Elitaliana Agusta-Bell AB47G-4 I-BEAT … at Vergiate (VA), during late ’60’s.