First pro­duc­tion Jet Ranger X fly­ing

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The first pro­duc­tion Bell Model 505 Jet Ranger X made its maiden flight on 22 Jan­uary from the com­pany’s Mirabel, Que­bec fa­cil­ity. This fol­lowed pre­lim­i­nary type cer­ti­fi­ca­tion by Trans­port Canada in De­cem­ber. Bell holds more than 400 let­ters of in­tent for the Jet Ranger X and is in the process of con­vert­ing them into firm or­ders, ac­cord­ing to Chief Ex­ec­u­tive Of­fi­cer Mitch Sny­der, who says that he ex­pects the com­pany to pro­duce around fifty this year.

First pro­duc­tion model Bell 505 Jet Ranger X fly­ing at Mirabel, Que­bec

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