Bell has been issued with a Type Acceptance Certificate for the Bell 407 in the Bailiwick of Guernsey. The certification will allow more European customers to add the aircraft to their operations.
“As the most cost-effective IFR-certified platform, the Bell 407 has more than six million global flight hours,” noted Duncan Van De Velde, Bell’s managing director, Europe. “We are thrilled that type acceptance in Guernsey will enable us to begin delivering our newest long light single helicopter to more customers.”
According to the manufacturer, the Bell 407 offers a robust customer experience with best-in-class speed, performance and reliability. There are more than 1,500 in service around the world, with 97 of those aircraft currently operating in Europe, where they perform public safety, corporate transport and other missions.