Training

UAE Trainer Purchases Two Bell 429s

By R&WI Staff | May 8, 2018

Bell 429

Bell 429. Photo courtesy of Bell

Bell said EDIC Horizon Flight Academy has purchased two Bell 429 helicopters, according to a company press release. The flight-training facility is expanding services to include twin-engine aircraft.

EDIC Horizon International Flight Academy is based at Al Ain International Airport in the United Arab Emirates and provides flight training to a variety of international students.

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The Bell 429 has the lowest vibrations in its class to enhance occupant safety, according to the press release. Its construction consists of both metallic and composite parts to create a perfect balance between rigidity and flexibility. An advanced avionics and systems monitoring suite ensures maintainability and aircraft readiness.

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