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Bell delivers two 429s to PT. Carpediem Mandiri

Bell delivers two 429s to PT. Carpediem Mandiri

Bell have placed two new Bell 429s with private Indonesian renter PT. Carpediem Mandiri. The new aircraft will be rented out to the Flight Calibration Department of the Indonesian Ministry of Transportation. The two 429s will be performing instrument calibration for helicopter ground

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Bell delivers first HEMS 429 to China

Bell delivers first HEMS 429 to China

Bell helicopters and United Rotorcraft, a subsidiary of Air methods, has delivered one Bell 429 helicopter to Reignwood Investment – representing Bells first helicopter for EMS service in China. Patrick Moulay, Bell Helicopter’s executive vice president commercial sales and marketing

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Waypoint delivers additional AW139s

Waypoint delivers additional AW139s

Waypoint Leasing has delivered two additional AW139s to Heliconia Group, a regional helicopter transport and support service. This follows the delivery of one Aw139 to the group. The three aircraft will be used to support oil and gas operations in

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HM Coastguard operating New AW189 SAR.

HM Coastguard operating New AW189 SAR.

The HM Coastguard search and rescue has started flying the new Leonardo AW189 helicopter for SAR operations. The helicopter will  be operated out of the Lee-On-Solent helicopter base by Bristow on behalf of the Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA). Fleet

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ERA Group sees mixed 2016

ERA Group sees mixed 2016

US helicopter operator ERA Group saw an mixed 2016, with challenging conditions in oil and gas The operator saw an operating cash flow of $12 million in Q4 raising the full year 2016 total to $59 million. ERA decreased net debt by $55

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Lifshitz & Miller investigate Air Methods

Lifshitz & Miller investigate Air Methods

Lifshitz & Miller, a securities class action law firm, has launched an investigation into Air Methods. The investigation was opened into the medical transport provider for potential breaches of fiduciary duties by the board. The issues surround an unusually high

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Air Evac Lifestream earns FAA diamond award

Air Evac Lifestream earns FAA diamond award

Air Evac Lifestream, a US based air ambulance service, has been awarded the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) diamond maintenance award. Seth Myers, president of Air Evac Lifeteam said: “This award demonstrates the commitment and dedication our maintenance professionals have. Air Evac

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Bell launches the FCX-001 at Heli-Expo 2017 in Dallas

Bell launches the FCX-001 at Heli-Expo 2017 in Dallas

Bell Helicopter has unveiled its vision for the future of rotorcraft – the FCX-001. This is Bell Helicopter’s first concept aircraft and presents a 3-D roadmap for delivering safer, smarter and more efficient rotorcraft solutions. Mitch Snyder, president and CEO

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Newfoundland takes delivery of first Bell 407GXP

Newfoundland takes delivery of first Bell 407GXP

Newfoundland Helicopters has become the first operator to receive a Bell 407GXP. The Helicopter will be used for utility operations. Anthony Moreland, Bell Helicopter’s vice president of North America sales said: “With the delivery of the new Bell 407GXP, they

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Bell signs purchase agreement with NNK for two 429s

Bell signs purchase agreement with NNK for two 429s

Nakanihon Air Service (NNK) has signed a purchase agreement with Bell Helicopter for two Bell 429s. The helicopter emergency service has purchased 77 Bell helicopters, its first purchase in April 1960. Currently, NNK owns and operates 13 Bell helicopters including

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