Avincis Orders 20 Bell Helicopters at Helitech Show

 - September 24, 2013, 2:51 PM

Bell Helicopter signed an agreement with Avincis Group for the sale of up to 20 helicopters today at Helitech International 2013 in London. The deal includes a mix of 429s, 412s and 412EPIs, largely for use in search-and-rescue operations. Avincis Group provides aerial services for mission-critical operations, such as medical emergency, civil protection, search-and-rescue, coastal and urban surveillance, firefighting and energy support services. It operates more than 350 aircraft around the world and flew more than 50,600 emergency medical missions last year.