Bell Textron during European Rotors announced purchase agreements for five aircraft to corporate customers in Ukraine.
The signature ceremony was held at European Rotors with Heliclub Ukraine LLC, the Bell official representative in Ukraine. The signed purchase agreements include two Bell 505s, two Bell 429s, and one Bell 407GXi with the newly certified Instrument Flight Rules (IFR) configuration.
Bell describes the 429 as its most successful model in Europe in the corporate, helicopter emergency medical services (HEMS) and law enforcement segments. More than 400 429 aircraft are operating worldwide.
Bell describes the 505 as one of its fastest growing commercial programs to date, surpassing several milestones since its first delivery in 2017. The global Bell 505 fleet, for example, has surpassed more than 70,000 global fleet hours with aircraft operating across six continents. Bell has delivered more than 60 Bell 505 aircraft in Europe to date.