Helicopter History

Historic images, posts, articles and data

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.