The Bell 429 receives certificate in China

Bell 429Bell Helicopter announced that it has
received type certification for the Bell
429 from the Civil Aviation Administration of China.

“This is an important milestone as Bell
Helicopter continues to grow its presence within the Asia Pacific region,”
said Larry Roberts, senior vice president for Bell Helicopter’s commercial

“Our customers like the speed, power
and the advanced cockpit technology that the Bell 429 delivers. Along with the largest
cabin in its class, it offers a smooth, comfortable ride. The interior
environment can be tailor-made to meet the most demanding requirements for
style, comfort and individuality. The Bell
429 is reliable, conforming to the latest airworthiness standards, and is
backed by Bell Helicopter’s award-winning and industry-leading customer service
and support,” Roberts said.

The Bell
429 helicopter can be used in many roles from corporate VIP to air ambulance.

Terry Spruce

Terry is Senior News Editor and writes for both Corporate Jet Investor and Helicopter Investor. He is also responsible for our helicopter guides. Terry has been an aviation enthusiast since the early 1970s. He is a lapsed Private Pilot and ex-Piper Cherokee owner. He has flown a number of light aircraft and is comfortable sitting in the co-pilot's seat or the back of any aircraft. Before moving to journalism he was a banker for 20 years. You can contact him at: or follow him on twitter @Terry_Spruce

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