Newsletter #82

China BAIC Signs for 50 AW139/169/189 Worth €400M BAIC signed for 50 AW139, AW169 and AW189 helicopters valued around €400 million. Deliveries are scheduled to start in mid-2015 and continue through to 2019.

New MD500E To South Carolina SLED Unit

MD902 Explorer Next Generation Flight Deck Program Universal Avionics Next Generation single-pilot IFR-capable flight deck is available through MDHI for production and retrofit of any MD Explorer helicopter.

Russian Helicopters at the 6th GHAC

First Bell 429 WLG sale in Europe has MAG cabin First Bell 429 Wheeled Landing Gear (WLG) sale in Europe is also outfitted with the world first Bell 429 MAGnificent luxury cabin interior created by Italy-based Mecaer Aviation Group (MAG).

Bel Air Gets First AW189 and Signs for a Third Bel Air of Denmark has taken delivery of its first AW189 to be used for offshore oil and gas transport missions in the North Sea. A second helicopter will be handed over shortly and also signed for a third AW189.

Bell Helicopter TRU new Training Center in Valencia Bell Helicopter and TRU Simulation + Training, both Textron Inc. companies, announced a collaboration to open the first Bell Helicopter training center in Valencia, Spain.

IAI to provide Bell V-280 Valor Nacelle Structures Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) will be providing the nacelle structures for the Bell V-280 Valor tiltrotor aircraft.

Two Medical EC135T3 for Bond Air Services Avincis subsidiary UK Bond Air Services will operate two EC135T3 for emergency medical service (EMS) operations which will be delivered in the summer of 2015.