Textron has repurposed an engineering facility, located at One Cessna Blvd, as a new support office for Bell helicopters. A growing team there will work on US Army modernisation programs.
|10/08/2020||Press Release:||Bell unveils new Manufacturing Technology Center|
Work continues on Bell's autonomous APT 70 system, which the company believes will eventually support medical supply drops, basic supply chain operations and even kiosk deliveries.
Rolls-Royce has been investing heavily in its facilities in Indiana, and will now play an important role as Bell Textron puts its V-280 competitor for the Army's future long-range assault aircraft through its paces.
|21/07/2020||Press Release:||Astronics awarded contracts by Bell to develop electrical power systems for FARA and FLRAA programs|