Helicopters Magazine

Features Commercial
HelicoStore adds Bell 505 for corporate travel in Canada

March 30, 2022  By Helicopters Staff

The Bell 505 features a fully integrated Garmin G1000H NXi avionics suite and a dual channel FADEC controlled Safran Arrius 2R engine. (Photo: Bell Textron)

HelicoStore of Quebec signed a purchase agreement with Bell Textron aquire a Bell 505 into its operation. The aircraft will be used to support corporate transportation needs in Canada.

“Bell is pleased to announce that HelicoStore, Bell’s Independent Representative in Eastern Canada, has purchased a new Bell 505 to be managed on behalf of a private client in Montreal, Quebec, Canada,” said Lane Evans, managing director, North America, Bell Textron. “HelicoStore offers a wide range of services in support of local helicopter owners including financing solutions, management and pilot services.”

HelicoStore was established in 1992 and continues to work with both private and corporate helicopter pilots. In 2018, Bell named HelicoStore as Bell’s first Independent Representative in North America.

“I am very excited to add yet another Bell product to the growing fleet of managed Bell 505s at HelicoStore,” said Jean-Charles Emter, president and owner of HelicoStore. “My clients love the Bell 505 for its power, advanced safety features, comfort and visibility. The aircraft is a game changer for private helicopter owners and is in a class by itself in the light single market.”



Stories continue below