Bell Helicopter and Textron Systems announced a supplier agreement with Bangalore, India-based Dynamatic Technologies. Under the seven-year agreement, Dynamatic will become the single source supplier of major airframe assemblies for the Bell 407GX and 407GT.
“This agreement with Dynamatic represents a significant milestone in Bell Helicopter’s global sourcing strategy and brings efficiencies to our manufacturing process for the Bell 407,” said Mike Loeffler, Bell Helicopter’s vice president, supply chain. “India represents a significant growth opportunity for sales, operations, and the integrated supply chain. We are pleased to continue our investment in India to build upon our existing capabilities in the region.”