Bell Now Delivering Light Twin 429 Helicopter

Helicopters may be perceived as a noisy and expensive way to travel, but they can go places that jets can’t--into the hearts of major cities, the tops of mountains, big backyards, and anywhere they can find a landing spot. Bell’s executive version of its new twin-engine 429 aims to change the helicopter experience with a quiet cabin and a smooth ride. The Bell 429 seats six in a spacious cabin with lots of legroom. The digitally controlled engines are fuel efficient and perform robustly even on hot days and at high altitudes. A roomy baggage area is big enough for golf clubs. And all that is even more appealing when you look down at the traffic jams you’re avoiding with a quick, comfortable point-to-point trip.  (817.280.2011, www.bell429.com)

The jet’s large floor plan allows for the addition of an office and a bedroom…
The six-seat, twin-engine jet has a reworked interior and upgraded technology…
The two-seat jet is being developed for both private and military flying…
The design concept incorporates technology found on Mercedes-Benz automobiles…
The new improvement to the BBJ private aircraft reduces drag and adds range…
The company’s design could reduce the flight time between Washington, D.C., and Paris by 3 hours…
The ergonomic chair promises to make long-range flight much more comfortable…
The fractional provider recently took delivery of a custom G450LXi, with more on the way…
The simulated fireplace replicates the heat, sound, and intensity of a real fire…
The amphibious aircraft only requires a sport-pilot license to fly and can be towed behind a car…