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Ivory Coast government receives AW139
The government of the Ivory Coast has taken delivery of an AW139 helicopter, the first of this type to enter service in the country.
Read this story in our July 2015 printed issue.

The government of the Ivory Coast has taken delivery of an AW139 helicopter, the first of this type to enter service in the country.

The aircraft will perform passenger transport missions. More than 60 AW139s are now flying across Africa, and this growing fleet will soon be supported by an authorised service centre in the region. Orders for almost 900 AW139s have been placed by over 220 customers.

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The order also includes a comprehensive technical, logistical support and training package. The AW139s will be operated by the Fire Brigade on behalf of the Ministry from a base in Attica.
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The AW139 has proven extremely successful in Japan; those in service there have logged in excess of 110,000 flight hours, performing several utility operations, as well as supporting several prefectures and city authorities.
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