Top News on Bell 429

  • Bell Helicopter wants USAF to trade Huey for Huey


    As the US Air Force pumps more money into its nuclear mission, Bell Helicopter and several other rotorcraft manufacturers are eyeing a lucrative opportunity to replace the 45-year-old UH-1N Huey fleet currently guarding America’s Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missiles.


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  • Bell Helicopter wants USAF to trade Huey for Huey


    As the US Air Force pumps more money into its nuclear mission, Bell Helicopter and several other rotorcraft...


  • ​Australia confirms HATS win for Boeing/Thales EC135 bid


    Australian defence minister Senator David Johnston has formally declared the teaming of Boeing Defence Australia and...


  • DUBAI: Bell plans to certificate landing gear modification for 429


    Bell Helicopter plans to certificate a wheeled landing gear modification of the Bell 429 light twin by the end of the...


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  • Bell Helicopter wants USAF to trade Huey for Huey

    News | 27 May 2015 20:55 | James Drew

    As the US Air Force pumps more money into its nuclear mission, Bell Helicopter and several other rotorcraft manufacturers are eyeing a lucrative opportunity to replace the 45-year-old UH-1N Huey fleet currently guarding America’s Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missiles.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Bell-Helicopter-wants-USAF-to-trade-Huey-for-Huey-412807/
  • ​Australia confirms HATS win for Boeing/Thales EC135 bid

    News | 25 Oct 2014 20:57 | Andrew McLaughlin

    Australian defence minister Senator David Johnston has formally declared the teaming of Boeing Defence Australia and Thales Australia as the winning tender for the Australian Defence Force’s Project Air 9000 Phase 7 Helicopter Aircrew Training System (HATS).http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Australia-confirms-HATS-win-for-BoeingThales-EC135-bid-405243/
  • INDIA AVIATION: Pawan Hans to beef up fleet in 2014

    News | 13 Mar 2014 06:47 | Greg Waldron

    Indian national helicopter firm Pawan Hans has plans to order up to 20 helicopters in 2014, adding to its current fleet.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/INDIA-AVIATION-Pawan-Hans-to-beef-up-fleet-in-2014-396960/
  • DUBAI: Bell plans to certificate landing gear modification for 429

    News | 20 Nov 2013 06:50

    Bell Helicopter plans to certificate a wheeled landing gear modification of the Bell 429 light twin by the end of the year, chief executive John Garrison says.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/DUBAI-Bell-plans-to-certificate-landing-gear-modification-for-429-393327/
  • Bell delivers first 429s to Turkish police

    News | 12 Nov 2013 17:01 | Kate Sarsfield

    ​Bell has delivered the first seven of 15 Bell 429s to the Turkish National Police. The remaining aircraft will be delivered throughout 2014. The twin-engined types will be used for a wide array of law enforcement missions, including surveillance, personnel transport and air support of ground operations. The 429s are equipped with multi-sensor cameras, the latest microwave downlink technology and a video management system that allows the flow of information between air and ground operations.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Bell-delivers-first-429s-to-Turkish-police-392846/
  • NBAA: Bell Helicopter rolls out new upgrade for 429

    News | 22 Oct 2013 23:27

    ​Bell Helicopter has rolled in a new upgrade for the Bell 429 light twin helicopter: wheeled landing gear.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/NBAA-Bell-Helicopter-rolls-out-new-upgrade-for-429-392029/