The GE Aviation’s CT7-2F1 engine accomplishes type certification. The Bell 525 program has accumulated more than 1,000 flight hours and over 1,350 hours of total turn time. The FAA joined the Bell 525 flight test team in November 2018 and is now actively involved in certification flight testing in Yellowknife, Canada and the recent completion of snow testing certification in Rome, New York. The final Bell 525 flight test vehicle is currently in Amarillo, Texas finalizing ground-based certification testing and is scheduled to fly at the end of March 2019.
24 October 2017
13 March 2019
Sikorsky’s AAG And BLADE announce agreement for on-demand urban mobility option In New York City using Sikorsky S-76 helicopter
13 February 2019