Singapore – Bell sells first 407GXP into India

Bell has sold its first into 407GXP into India. The helicopter will be delivered to Delhi based Premair towards the end of 2016.

“We are thrilled to be the first in India to purchase the new Bell 407GXP,” said Mr. H.S. Waraich. “The luxurious interior, combined with the smooth, quiet performance of the aircraft is exactly what we were looking for to quickly and comfortably transfer our customers and clients throughout the region.”

The aircraft will be configured with a VIP interior and will be available for charter.

“Requirements for hot and high performance remain a key element for operations throughout India, and the enhanced payload, heightened capability and safety margins, along with the fully integrated glass cockpit of the Bell 407GXP were the exact fit for our customer’s needs,” said Sameer A. Rehman, managing director, Asia Pacific. “We are delighted to continue our support of Premair’s operations and look forward to delivering the Bell 407GXP.”

Photo, left to right – Bell Helicopter’s Managing Director of India, B. S. Singh Deo, and Premair’s Director of Operations, H. S. Waraich

Jeremy Parkin

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