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[Bell Helicopter 429 model]

Description: Photographs of the Bell Helicopter 429 model, held by UNT Special Collections as part of the Bell Helicopter Records. The model is dark red in color with a white slash and the number 429 in white on its side. Aviation pioneer Lawrence Dale Bell founded the Bell Aircraft Corporation in Buffalo, NY in 1935. When the helicopter division began to thrive, in 1951, the division established a new headquarters in Hurst, TX. The corporation was purchased by Textron in 1960 and established Bell Helicopter as a separate corporation.
Date: November 27, 2017
Creator: Sylve, Joshua & Merrill, Jeffery
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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Sales Meeting - Get Smart

Description: This Get Smart parody film aired during the 2005 Bell Helicopter Sales Meeting. It describes the effort to move the Bell Helicopter Logistics Center to Alliance, Texas.
Date: 2005
Duration: 8 minutes 55 seconds
Creator: Bell Helicopter Textron
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Three pilots in a flight simulator pod]

Description: Photograph of two pilots and a flight simulator assistant, seated in a FlightSafety simulator pod used by Bell Helicopter Textron employees. The assistant seated in the background of the pod is pointing at one of the computer monitors with the flights statistics.
Date: November 14, 2002
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Two pilot seats in a flight simulator]

Description: Photograph of two empty pilot seats in a FlightSafety flight simulator pod. The flight simulator is showing a scene of an approaching city and a large body of water in the background. The control panel of the flight simulator is on and showing flight statistics.
Date: November 14, 2002
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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AH-1Z First Flight

Description: First flight of the AH-1Z Viper attack helicopter. The aircraft performs an extended hover before landing.
Date: December 8, 2000
Duration: 4 minutes 25 seconds
Creator: Bell Helicopter Textron
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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BF-5055: AH-1Z Introduction Ceremony

Description: Announcement ceremony for the AH-1Z Viper featuring Lieutenant General William Nyland (Deputy Commandant, U.S. Marine Corps), Terry Stinson (Chief Executive Officer, Bell Helicopter), John Murphy (President, Bell Helicopter), and Congresswoman Kay Granger (R-TX12).
Date: November 20, 2000
Duration: 11 minutes 20 seconds
Creator: Bell Helicopter Textron
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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International Sales Meeting

Description: A promotional film from the 1999 Textron International Sales Meeting. The first part of the video showcases Textron's family of products. The second half focuses on Bell Helicopter and the Bell 427, in particular.
Date: 1999
Duration: 10 minutes 08 seconds
Creator: Bell Helicopter Textron
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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BF-4618: Tactical VTOL UAV at Yuma Proving Grounds

Description: Video clip from a test flight of the Bell Eagle Eye, an unmanned aerial vehicle that the company offered as part of the Navy's VT-UAV (Vertical Takeoff-Unmanned Aerial Vehicle) program.
Date: April 15, 1998
Duration: 5 minutes 21 seconds
Creator: Bell Helicopter Textron
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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Ryan Gardner's Tribute to AirMed

Description: A tribute video detailing a car accident in western Utah during which Ryan Gardner sustained life-threatening injuries. The Bell 430 AirMed rescue helicopter used by the University of Utah Hospital enabled EMS to save his life.
Date: [1996..2008]
Duration: 4 minutes 40 seconds
Creator: Bell Helicopter Textron
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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AH-1W SuperCobra

Description: Video detailing the history of the AH-1W SuperCobra, featuring footage of the helicopter in action in Grenada during Operation Urgent Fury, in Iraq during Operation Desert Shield, and in Somalia during Operation Gothic Serpent.
Date: 1993~
Duration: 10 minutes 06 seconds
Creator: Bell Helicopter Textron
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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