Bell Helicopter will make a $150,000 donation spread equally over the next three years in support of the project and presented the first funding check at a special ceremony at Heli-Expo 2014 earlier today.
Abu Dhabi Aviation chose the Bell 525 for its versatility to support a number of missions based in the UAE, including offshore oil and gas, emergency medical support, VIP transport, firefighting and search and rescue.
With wrap-around windscreens for a wide field of view during takeoff, cruise and landing, the Bell 525 Relentless, the world's first fly-by-wire commercial helicopter, also offers best-in-class crew visibility.
Bell Helicopter plans to showcase a number of aircraft and program updates, including its progress on the newest products designed with continuous customer input – the Bell SLS and Bell 525 Relentless.
WICHITA, Kan. -- Cessna Aircraft Company, a Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) company, recently announced an order for 79 Cessna 172 Skyhawk aircraft, one of the largest orders on record for the aircraft, at Moscow’s JetExpo 2013.
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The effort is tied in part to Bell Helicopter's participation in the International Helicopter Safety Team's mission to achieve an 80 percent reduction in the rate of international civil helicopter accidents by 2016.