Finmeccanica unit wins helicopter contract in Brazil
MILAN, July 2 (Reuters) - Italy's defence group Finmeccanica said on Wednesday its unit AgustaWestland had signed a contract with the Brazilian navy worth more than $160 million.
In a statement on Wednesday, Finmeccanica said AugustaWestland would upgrade eight Lynx Mk21A helicopters of Brazil's naval aviation.
The activities will begin in mid-2015, with the first helicopter scheduled to be delivered in late 2017. (Reporting by Lisa Jucca; editing by Agnieszka Flak)
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