Flight Data Monitoring for Bell 407GX, 16-Oct-17 : Truth Data provides flight operations and quality assurance (FOQA) and flight data monitoring (FDM) services from the Garmin G1000 Integrated Flight Deck for the Bell 407GX
FAA Certification for New Bell 206/407 Simulator, 13-Oct-17 : Precision Flight Controls (PFC) and Ryan Aerospace (Australia) new Bell 206/407 helicopter Advanced Aviation Training Device (AATD) received Federal Aviation Authority (FAA) certification
First Charter Bell 407GX in the Philippines, 20-Sep-17 : PhilJets announced the arrival of a new Bell 407GX to its fleet. It is the eighth helicopter for the group, and is the only 407GX currently available for charter in the Philippines.
Caverton Orders 8 Bell 407GXP, 22-Aug-17 : Nigeria’ Caverton signed purchase of 8 Bell 407GXP helicopters to support the oil and gas industry. Deliveries scheduled to start this year.
Northrop Grumman at ANTX 2017, 14-Aug-17 : Northrop Grumman demonstrated advanced autonomous technologies during Advanced Naval Technology Exercise, ANTX 2017, at Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC) in Panama City, Florida, August 14-18.
Rico Aviation Adds Air Methods Bell 407, 17-Jul-17 : Rico Aviation, a Texas fixed-wing air ambulance operator, announced its partnership with Air Methods with a new Bell 407 helicopter
Shaanxi Helicopter Signs for 100 Bell 407GXP, 28-Jun-17 : Shaanxi Helicopter Co. Ltd. (SHC) signed for 100 Bell 407GXPs in connection with the framework agreement of 2016. Deliveries to start this year
Bell 407 Cargo Hook Surefire Certified by FAA, 04-May-17 : Onboard Systems International has obtained FAA STC certification for several new cargo hook kits for the Bell 407 aircraft featuring their Surefire release technology
First Indonesian Bell 407GXP to Air Pacific Utama, 18-Apr-17 : Rotorcraft Asia 2017 Air Pacific Utama becomes first Bell 407GXP operator in Indonesia. Signs fleet for Customer Advantage Plan (CAP), the first Asia-based customer to sign for the new service solution
RG‐427 Battery for Bell 407 and Bell 427, 09-Mar-17 : Heli-Expo 2017 Concorde Battery Corp announce that Rotorcraft Support Inc of Van Nuys California has received a FAA STC to install the RG‐427, 34 Ah battery, in Bell 407 and Bell 427 helicopters
Newfoundland Helicopters Gets Bell 407GXP, 09-Mar-17 : Heli-Expo 2017 Newfoundland Helicopters, which was the first in Canada to receive the Bell 407GX in 2012, now received a Bell 407GXP for its charter aircraft service
Rolls-Royce M250-C47B VIP Upgrade for Bell 407, 02-Mar-17 : Heli-Expo 2017 Vector Aerospace reporting strong demand for the Rolls-Royce M250-C47B Value Improvement Package (VIP) upgrade for the Bell 407
Wysong Delivered Two Bell 407GX to PHI, 22-Feb-17 : Wysong Enterprises customized and delivered 2 Bell 407GX EMS (Emergency Medical Services) helicopters to PHI Air Medical, the first of this variant in their fleet
Gill Batteries 7000 Series/LT for Bell 407, 08-Feb-17 : Gill Batteries has received an FAA Parts Manufacturer Approval (PMA) to install its new-generation 7407-28 sealed lead acid battery on all variants of the Bell 407 helicopter
EASA Approves Bell 206L and 407 Bear Paw, 06-Feb-17 : European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) approves Alpine Aerotech Bear Paw Kit for the Bell 206L and 407 helicopters