Bell Helicopter Announces HAI Heli-Expo 2017 Day 1 Highlights

March 07, 2017

March 7, 2017 – Day one of HAI Heli-Expo 2017 was full of surprise reveals, enthusiastic booth visitors and customer delivery events and signings for Bell Helicopter.

Below is a recap of all of the highlights and find high-resolution images of each event here.

Bell Helicopter opened Heli-Expo 2017 with a presentation from CEO, Mitch Snyder, and the unveiling of its FCX-001 concept aircraft.

The Arizona Department of Public Safety (DPS) Aviation Bureau signed a purchase agreement for a Bell 429.

Helicopter manufacturing company Helicē (Rotorway) signed a purchase agreement for a Bell 407GXP.

The first Bell 505 Jet Ranger X was delivered today to private operator Scott Urschel, who is based in Chandler, Arizona, and owner of Pylon Aviation.

Nakanihon Air Service signed a purchase agreement for two Bell 429s for Helicopter Emergency Medical Services (HEMS).

Contact:              To schedule pre-show interviews, or interviews onsite with Bell Helicopter leadership, please contact Lindsey Hughes, Bell Helicopter Media Relations

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