Bell Textron Inc., a Textron Inc. company, announced the signing of a former acquisition agreement Bell 407GXi in Turkey, for Turkish customer Sancak Air. This aircraft will join its fleet which includes Bell 430 and 206.
“We are proud to purchase the first Bell 407GXi in Turkey,” said Mustafa Bayrak, CEO of Sancak Air. “As a business owner, this aircraft will be flown by me on my personal trips. The 407GXi impressed us with its high cruising speed, smooth flight characteristics and excellent aerodynamics.
“The Bell 407GXi is successful among customers in the European region. At HAI Heli-Expo 2023, Bell announced the purchase agreements signed for two Bell 407GXi corporate clients in the UK, one for Zeus Essential Holding Limited in Ireland and four for the Polish National Police (PNP),” says Bell Textron.
“The Bell 407GXi is the ideal aircraft for corporate and VIP travel, offering comfort and speed while taking passengers to their safe destinations,” said Patrick Moulay, senior vice president, International Business Sales. “This aircraft has been very successful around the world and helps in various missions. We are happy that a loyal customer like Sancak Air has chosen one of our aircraft again.
“And his Rolls-Royce M250-C47E/4 two-way FADEC turbine engine, the Bell 407GXi it offers performance and fuel efficiency, and the cruise is 133 kts (246 km per hour). It also has the latest equipment Garmin G1000H NXi Integrated Flight Desk with high-quality displays, fast processors and the ability to connect to tablets and smartphones.
Now there are 1,590 Alarm 407 operating worldwide on all six continents, exceeding a total of six million flight hours. The aircraft sets the standard for single-engine aircraft with reliability and performance,” concludes Bell Textron.
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