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Bell/Agusta 609 tiltrotor second prototype begins ground runs
Cascina Costa di Samarate, Italy - Last week in the afternoon
The Bell/Agusta BA-609 a/c 60002 performed its first ground run on July 13th at AgustaWestland’s facility in Cameri, Italy. The first ground run was completed successfully at 17.05. Mr. Pietro Venanzi, Pilot and Mr. Herb Moran, Co-pilot were on board. Further ground running activities will take place during the next few days in accordance with the test plan. First flight of BA-609 a/c 60002 is expected i...
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