Friday, November 1, 2013
Bell’s Short Light Single to Feature Garmin G1000H
|Example of the Garmin G1000H panel
for the Bell short light single (SLS).
Turbomeca’s Arrius 2R will power the SLS, which seeks to compete with the Robinson R66 and Eurocopter EC120. The G1000H supplies flight instrumentation, communication, navigation, diagnostics, terrain, conflicting traffic, maintenance and weather data on high-resolution LCD screens. Bell’s SLS performance targets are a speed of 125 knots with a range of 360 to 420 nm and a useful load of 1,500 lbs.