AW169

BASE PRICE: $ 8,000,000

PASSENGERS

6

CABIN VOLUME

cu.ft

200

RANGE

nm

350

SPEED

ktas

130

MTOW

lb

10000

8 PAX

440 nm

145 ktas

10,582 lb

Picture: Courtesy Leonardo

The AW169 is the latest generation offering from the helicopter division of the Italian aerospace conglomerate Leonardo in the 4.5-metric tonne segment.  This ten-seat twin-engines helicopter carries large design commonality with its bigger siblings the Medium size AW139 and Super-Medium AW189.  

Launched in 2010, the AW169 first flew on May 10, 2012, prior to entering service in 2016.

The AW169 is powered by a pair of Pratt & Whitney Canada PW210A FADEC controlled turboshaft engines and incorporate a large selection of advanced capabilities such as a fully tested  33 minutes ‘run-dry’ capable main gearbox and a unique Auxiliary Power Unit (APU) ‘mode’ ensuring mission-readiness with stopped rotors for enhanced ground operations safety.

The flight deck features advanced Rockwell Collins integrated avionics configured with three 13-inch displays (AMLCD), dual touch screens, and a 4-axis dual digital autopilot system.

Range*440
Max Endurance4h20 min
Speed 
Maximum Cruise Speed145 kts
Economy Cruise Speed140 kts
Altitude 
Service Ceiling20,000 ft
Hover IGE Ceiling 16,680 ft
Hover OGE Ceiling 13,325 ft

*ISA, MGW, no reserve

Maximum Takeoff10,582 lbs
Basic Operating6,173 lbs
Usable Fuel2,012 lbs
Maximum Payload3,968 lbs
AVIONICS 
Manufacturer
Model
ENGINES 
Number of Engines2
ManufacturerPratt & Whitney Canada
ModelPW210A
Takeoff Power875 shp
Max Continuous Power825 shp
INTERIOR
Picture: Courtesy Leonardo

The AW169 flexible cabin can be arranged in a variety of configurations, ranging from a luxurious five to an eight-seat layout. The spacious and opulent interior, easily accessible via an automatically deployed footstep, is designed for the ultimate flight experience.

Thanks to excellent soundproofing and an advanced wireless entertainment system, passengers can enjoy a relaxing flight in a bright and extremely comfortable interior.

Cabin Height7 ft
Cabin Width5 ft
Cabin Length 
Cabin Volume222.5 cu.ft
Baggage Compartment 49.44 cu.ft