The CH-149 Cormorant is the Canadian Forces designation for the AgustaWestland AW101 (formerly EH101), a helicopter used for air/marine search and rescue in Canada. The AW101 medium-lift helicopter is used for military applications but also marketed for civil use
The Cormorants replaced the aging CH-124 Sea King helicopters. The first two Cormorant aircraft arrived in Canada in September 2001 and entered service the following year.
The detailed model is exterior only. Parts are logically linked and named. The rotors are instanced with a bend modifier. All undercarriage wheels are linked with a dummy object.