Bell opens Advanced Vertical Lift Center



Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, has opened its new Advanced Vertical Lift Center (AVLC) in the Washington, D.C. metro area, the company said.

This office provides a unique setting for Bell´s military customers, partners and policy makers to interact with technology that is defining the future of vertical lift (FVL). Bell is increasing its presence in the region to offer opportunities for leaders to understand how advanced aviation technology such as the V-280 Valor can meet the urgent needs of the warfighter.

The new AVLC provides a customer-focused experience that explores Bell´s latest manned and unmanned solutions that build on the company´s long history of partnership with the government.

Textron Inc. is a multi-industry company that leverages its global network of aircraft, defense, industrial and finance businesses to provide customers with innovative solutions and services. Textron is known around the world for its powerful brands such as Bell, Cessna, Beechcraft, Hawker, Jacobsen, Kautex, Lycoming, E-Z-GO, Greenlee, Textron Off Road, Arctic Cat, Textron Systems, and TRU Simulation + Training. For more information, visit: www.textron.com.