Friday, April 12, 2013
Bell Obtains Viper, Venom Components Contract
Fort Worth, Texas-based Bell Helicopter has won a $13.1-million contract to supply long lead parts and components as part of the delivery of 15 Lot 11 UH-1Y Venoms and 10 Lot 11 AH-1Z Vipers to the U.S. Marine Corps. Around 60 percent of the work will occur in Fort Worth, with 40 percent in Amarillo, Texas. Completion is scheduled for September 2014.