Commercial, Products, Public Service

Europe Receives First EMS-Ready Bell 429

By Staff Writer | August 29, 2012

Emergency Medical Service, Search and Rescue

Bell Helicopter has delivered the first Bell 429 equipped for emergency medical services to a European operator. Air Zermatt in Switzerland will use the helicopter to perform rescues in the Alps, where the light twin-engine turbine recently demonstrated a landing on the top of 14,690-ft. Matterhorn Mountain. Air Zermatt currently operates a fleet that includes the Eurocopter AS350B, EC135 and SA315B Lama.
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