To make this website work, we log user data. By using Shephard's online services, you agree to our Privacy Policy, including cookie policy.

Open menu Search

Heli-Expo 2014: Bell bullish about future of military products

24th February 2014 - 23:14 GMT | by Tony Skinner in Anaheim


Bell Helicopter is taking the planned retirement of the OH-58 Kiowa Warrior and TH-67 Creek fleets on the chin and remains bullish about its future in the military helicopter business.

Speaking to reporters at the Heli-Expo exhibition in Anaheim, John Garrison, president and CEO of Bell Helicopter, said that despite the Pentagon’s stated plans to retire both fleets, the company remains under contract to upgrade the OH-58’s cockpit and sensors and to build wartime replacement cabins.

‘First of all we are executing on the contracts that we have. We have not received any contractual changes. Secretary Hagel made clear they

Already have an account? Log in

Want to keep reading this article?

Read this Article

Get access to this article with a Free Basic Account

  • Original curated content, daily across air, land and naval domains
  • 2 free stories per week
  • Personalised news alerts
  • Daily and weekly newsletters
Create account

Unlimited Access

Access to all our premium news as a Premium News 365 Member. Corporate subscriptions available.

  • Original curated content, daily across air, land and naval domains
  • 14-day free trial (cancel at any time)
  • Unlimited access to all published premium news
Start your free trial
Tony Skinner


Tony Skinner

Tony Skinner is Shephard Media's Creative Director, overseeing the strategic direction, content development and project …

Read full bio

Share to