Archive for May, 2016


Bell describes its UH-1Y Venom as "a combat-proven utility helicopter slated to support the United States Marine Corps’ global missions for the next four decades." Bell Helicopter Photo Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. company, was awarded a $461.1 million contract in March 2016 from the United States Pentagon to supply the U.S. Marine Corps with more than two dozen new utility and attack helicopters. The contract includes 12 UH-1Y Venom utility helicopters and 16 AH-1Z Viper attack helicopters and the…


Creation of more than 100 jobs in Mirabel MIRABEL, QUÉBEC--(Marketwired - May 19, 2016) - Ms. Dominique Anglade, Minister of Economy, Science and Innovation and Minister responsible for the Digital Strategy, Ms. Christine St-Pierre, Minister of International Relations and La Francophonie and Minister responsible for the Laurentides region, and the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, welcome Bell Helicopter Textron Canada's plan to relocate the assembly of its new Bell 505 five-passenger commercial helicopter to Mirabel.…