Press Release first appeared on: Vertical Magazine The Bell 407GXi has been validated by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) after receiving certification from Transport Canada earlier this year. The latest
The Bell Huey II Modernization Program is the only OEM approved and supported Bell UH-1H performance upgrade available today. The Bell Huey II combines commercial Bell 212 dynamic components with the reliable Honeywell T53-L-703 engine, leading to an increase in hover performance in hot conditions. In addition, the Bell Huey II upgrade increases the max gross weight to 10,500 lbs, while lowering direct operating costs.
Bell Huey II
The Bell Huey II was built on a strong history in emergency life-threatening situations. The cabin sliding door and panel door on each side of the fuselage provide unobstructed openings 6.16 ft wide by 4.1 ft high (1.87 m wide by 1.24 m high). Its cabin can carry up to 6 litters. When you are the help on the way, the Bell Huey II provides greater capacity enabling faster mission accomplishment.
For search and rescue mission, the Bell Huey II provides a stable hover platform with excellent fore and aft center of gravity tolerance and lateral stability. Large 6.16 ft. /1.87 m wide door openings enable easy cabin access and room to maneuver for hoist operations. Single-engine fuel efficiency allows for greater search time and range.
The Bell Huey II was built for the parapublic mission. With special operational equipment available, the aircraft can be configured to meet your mission needs: command and control, patrol, firefighting and tactical insertion/extraction. Two swing-out doors allow extended access to aft cabin. These features keep the team safe so that they can keep the public safe.
Look no further than the Bell Huey II for troop transport needs. With aft cabin seating for 11 passengers or 14 in high density seating, the Bell Huey II works as diligently and reliably as the troops do. This medium lift helicopter has a large flat, reconfigurable floor area for multi-mission cargo needs.
AFRICAIR RELOCATES LIAISON OFFICE TO PHOENIX AVIATION HOUSE AT WILSON AIRPORT, NAIROBI! AFRICAIR, INC. – your authorized TEXTRON AVIATION, INC. (CESSNA and BEECHCRAFT) and BELL representative for Kenya – is
Africair, Inc. is proud to announce that the first Bell 505 to be sold into Kenya has arrived. The Bell 505 was purchased by KIDL Helicopters, Nairobi, Kenya. This helicopter
Big announcement from the Farnborough International Air Show 2018 as Bell, a Textron Company, has announced that Africair has signed a purchase agreement for the first Bell 407GXi in Africa.
Africair, Inc. is proud to announce the acceptance of a new Bell 505 at the Bell facility in Mirabel, Montreal, Canada. The Bell 505 was purchased by KIDL Helicopters, Nairobi,
Dear friends, colleagues, partners and team members: Yesterday – April 1st – marked a significant milestone in the history of our company as we celebrated our Golden Anniversary – 50
Helicopters are extremely versatile aircraft that complete extraordinary operations each day. From assisting with executive travel to rescuing people stranded in oceans and mountains, there are many missions that require