Bell To Offer Web-Based Support With New Helicopter Purchase

FORT WORTH, TX -- Beginning with August 2008 Certifications at Bell Helicopter's Mirabel location, Bell has introduced an electronic logbook offering with each new ship delivery. This offering is powered its affiliate company, SkyBOOKS (an Aviation Management Solutions company). Bell Helicopter is a Textron Inc. company.

SkyBOOKS specializes in flight operations automation, maintenance management compliance, and aircraft value protection. This product provides a service and technology platform that ensures crew and aircraft remain mission-ready and compliant. The electronic logbook is a web-based product supported by industry experts and dedicated analysts.

The SkyBOOKS Full Service logbook subscription is pre-funded by Bell Helicopter for the first two years with new ship purchase. Beginning with the serial numbers highlighted below, each ship will be delivered from Bell, or a designated Completion Center, with all current historical records and configuration data fully loaded into the web-based electronic logbook.

The customer's SkyBOOKS account will be fully loaded with the "as built" and "as modified" serialized components, current maintenance manual inspection, life limits, lubrication schedules, AD/SB/ASB, instructions for continued airworthiness, and wiring diagrams items all preloaded and ready-to-go upon aircraft receipt.

Models and beginning serial numbers are:

  • 407 53861 & sub
  • 206B 4661 & sub
  • 412 36491 & sub
  • 206L 52383 & sub
  • 427 56069, 56071 & sub

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