Bell Names 429 Landing Gear Maker

 - September 28, 2006, 1:03 PM

Bell Helicopter Textron (Booth No. 3131) has chosen Mecaer for the design, development, manufacturing, qualification testing and support of the wheeled landing gear system for its 429 helicopter. “We have enlarged our North American customer base to a point where it now includes major helicopter and very light jet OEMs,” said Mecaer America president and CEO Armando Sassoli. Mecaer (Booth No. 1697) will perform all 429 activities at its base in Montreal.