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BA-609 Tiltrotor second prototype achieves first flight
Cameri, italy - On November 9th
The Bell/Agusta BA-609 a/c 60002 performed its first flight on November 9th at AgustaWestland’s facility located on the Italian Air Force airfield at Cameri, Italy. The first flight was completed successfully at 15:07 with Mr. Pietro Venanzi, Pilot and Mr. Herb Moran, Co-pilot onboard. The rotorcraft performed left and right peddle turns, forward and aft flight maneuvers, several take-offs and landings, n...
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