Agusta A109




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utility
one or two
PW207C
2 x 815 hp ea.
42 ft. 6 in.
11 ft. 3 in.
3,650 lbs.
7,000 lbs.
178 mph
193 mph
1,830 fpm
18,750 feet
535 miles
2/10/03
2005


 




 

 

On August 18, 2008 an Agusta A109, now AgustaWestland AW109, helicopter completed a round the world record trip. The unmodified Agusta A109 Grand set a new world speed record by completing the journey in 271 hours and one minute. 

The Grand model of the Agusta A109 has an extended cabin with seating for an additional two passengers.

The Agusta A109 Hirundo (Swallow) is used in both civilian and military applications.  It is the best selling helicopter produced by AgustaWestland. Among the functions of the AgustaWestland AW109 are medical transport, police and sheriff, passenger and cargo hauler, high altitude rescue, maritime, patrol, battlefield support, reconnaissance, and electronic countermeasures.

Some 500 Agusta A109 helicopters of all types have been produced to date.

Agusta A109

Agusta A109

The fuselage by Darth's Heli Bodies is 450 size with a length of 31", height of 8 1/2" and a width of 5 1/2".

Heli Artist has an Agusta A109 as a 50 size fuselage.  Length is 29", width is 4" and height is 6 1/2".

Heli Hobby has an Agusta A109 as a fuselage that will fit LMH Corona 120 and Robbe Eolo.

Align has an Agusta A109 as fuselage in a U.S. Coast Guard paint scheme. It fits 450 size mechanics and is 29" long, 7" wide and 9 1/2" high.

Fusuno has a 600 size Agusta 109 fuselage for sale. Its length is 50", width 10 1/2", and height 10".

There is an Agusta 109 fuselage by Thunder Tiger. It fits Raptor 90 mechanics with a 65" length, and 14" width.

LHC has an Agusta A109 body for 50 size mechanics. It is 46" long, 8" wide, 15" high and will take from 49 1/2" to 53" diameter rotor blades.

If you would like to try building your own RC Augusta A109 foamy fuselage, check out Tindsor.dk. It is made to fit LMH Corona mechanics.

Marvel Craft has a 90 size Agusta A109 body kit for sale. Length is 65", width is 14" and height is 13". Rotor diameters can be from 53" to 63".

Agusta A109
Agusta A109

The AgustaWestland AW 109 in military colors by Flying-Hobby fuselage is 50 size to fit Hirobo 50, Raptor 50 and Trex 600.

Agusta A109

Agusta A109
The Flying-Hobby 450 size fuselage for the AgustaWestland AW109 in civilian colors fits Align and T-Rex.  Length is 30 1/2", width is 5" and height is 7".
Agusta A109
Agusta A109
The Agusta A109 fuselage from Amerang has dimensions of 65 1/2" length; 14" width, 13" height. It will fit the Raptor 90. 
Agusta A109
Agusta A109
The Century Helicopters fuselage for Agusta A109 comes in 30, 50, and 60 sizes.
 




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