Geared up to suit the mission

Keates, Alan
July 2002
Engineer (00137758);7/19/2002, Vol. 291 Issue 7608, The ENGINEER AEROSPACE p14
Features the aircraft maker AgustaWestland. Reputation of the company in the aerospace industry; Consolidations undergone; Factors attributed for the company's success; Product base.


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