Czech Republic—Production Underway For Venom Choppers

Bell Textron | 07/21/2021

Manufacturing of new utility helicopters for the Czech army has begun, reports Bell Textron, which is building the aircraft. The first UH-1Y Venom cabin has been completed by Crestview Airspace in Florida and the aircraft will complete final assembly at the Bell Amarillo Assembly Center in Texas, the company said in a Tuesday release. Eight Venoms and four AH-1Z Viper attack helicopters are being built for the Czech military under a 2020 Foreign Military Sales program contract, the...

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