Chinese Operator Buys Bell 429

By Staff Writer | November 1, 2010

Bell Helicopter of Fort Worth, Texas has secured its first order for the 429 in China. Ren Jianjun, an industrialist and pilot from the Hebei province, finalized the agreement during a Bell 429 demo tour in September in Zhuhai. Jianjun is also the owner and operator of a Bell 206B3 JetRanger. Heliflite China, which has headquarters and maintenance facilities in Xi’an, assisted with the Bell 429 purchase. (From November 2010 Rotorcraft Report)


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