Military History Books
by Harold A. Skaarup   
Canadian Warplanes 7: Helicopters, AgustaWestland CH-149 Cormorant

Canadian Military Helicopters, AgustaWestland CH-149 Cormorant

Data current to 10 July 2019.

 (Mike Kaehler Photo)

AgustaWestland CH-149 Cormorant, RCAF (Serial No. 149906 ), 442 Sqn, over Comox, 2019.

AgustaWestland CH-149 Cormorant

The AgustaWestland CH-149 Cormorant is the Canadian Forces designation for the AgustaWestland AW101, a helicopter used for air-sea rescue in Canada.  Developed as a joint venture between Westland Aircraft in the UK and Agusta in Italy, the CH-149 is a medium-lift helicopter for military applications.

The Cormorant is flown by RCAF 103 Search and Rescue Squadron, 413 Transort and Rescue Squadron and 442 Transport and Rescue Squadron.

AgustaWestland CH-149 Cormorant, CFB Greenwood, Nova Scotia, 7 Aug 2013.  (Korona4Reel Photo)

AgustaWestland CH-149 Cormorant.  (John Davies Photos)

AgustaWestland CH-149 Cormorant.  (CambridgeBayWeather Photo)