Thursday, November 19, 2015
First 407GXP Sold in Germany
Bell Helicopter reports it has sold its first 407GXP in Germany. The customers, Dr. Ernst Langner and Nataly Langner, signed for the aircraft, which is to be outfitted for corporate and VIP transport, at the National Business Aviation Assn. show in Las Vegas Nov. 18. Elsewhere on the 407GXP front, Bell said the aircraft recently completed demonstration flights in Nepal, where the aircraft climbed to an altitude of 20,000 ft and performed several landings from 13,500 to 19,600 ft near the Mount Everest Base Camp, the company said.