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Your Custom Painted Bell 429 GlobalRanger 1st Gen Scale Model

Your Custom Painted Bell 429 GlobalRanger 1st Gen Scale Model

Item# : EBell429G1

Length : 14.97"

Customize this aircraft with your paint scheme, registration number, markings, details, logos, antennas and all other details. Model includes a customized stand logo and an inscription plaque with three lines of personalized text. Once you place your order you will receive your custom model order form where you will provide all the specifications necessary to build your model.

Availability : Ships in 6-8 Weeks

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Retail Price: $525.00
FDM Price: $425.00
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Custom Express

Have this Bell 429 GlobalRanger 1st Gen Customized with Your Paint Scheme and Other Fine Details Delivered to You in 6 to 8 Weeks.

Customize this Helicopter with your paint scheme, registration number, markings, details, logos, antennas and all other details. Model includes a customized stand logo and an inscription plaque with three lines of personalized text. Once you place your order you will receive your custom model order form where you will provide all the specifications necessary to build your model.

Order NOW as stock on hand is EXTREMELY LIMITED and changes daily.

No modifications can be made to this airframe – paint and all other details can be fully customized.

Bell 429 GlobalRanger Helicopter History:

The Bell 429 GlobalRanger helicopter is a light, twin-engine helicopter designed by Bell Helicopter and Korea Aerospace Industries. It was based on the Bell 427 helicopter. The Bell 429 was developed primarily for the emergency medical services which had been looking for an upgraded and updated helicopter. Bell used its Modular Affordable Product Line (MAPL) concept airframe that was still in conceptual development at the time. The 429 uses the all-new modular airframe concept and the advanced rotor blade design from the MAPL program, but maintains a derivative engine and rotor drive system from the Bell 427. By February 2006, Bell had flown most of the critical MAPL technology components using a Bell 427 test bed aircraft. The first completed Bell 429 GlobalRanger helicopter flew its maiden flight on 27 February 2007. Certification was delayed due to parts and material shortages which delayed the testing program. FAA Type Certification was finally received on 7 July 2009 and the first customer aircraft was delivered on that same day. The Bell 429 is capable of single-pilot IFR and Runway Category ?A? operations. It can cruise at 172 miles per hour for a distance of 449 miles and can accommodate the pilot plus seven passengers.

FDM Quality

Factory Direct Models has been supplying custom made models to the world’s most accomplished aircraft and ship manufacturers for over 25 years. Dedication and the relentless pursuit of perfection is what differentiates FDM from every other model builder. Our award winning customer service team will assist you with your order from the very beginning until your completed model is delivered to your door in its foam fitted shipping box. Our attention to detail and unmatched quality is why many of the world’s leading aerospace companies trust and work with FDM. Just as their standards are high, so are ours. Experience the FDM Difference.



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I just had to write you to let you know how pleased I am with my display model. It far exceeds my expectations! Your modelers are the finest that I know of. I have a fairly large number of display aircraft and none are as precise as this one.

From my initial call to discuss having the model created to delivery has been a seemless process. Providing photos of the completed model, before shiping, is a great customer satisfaction concept. Your employee with whom I originally talked with was very knowledgable. I am in the process of gathering photos and information for having you make additional display models. I only wish I used your Company when I started collecting wood display models.

Again, my deepest appreciation for the quality. Look forward to doing business with you in the future.

Regards,

Robert H. Lehmann


I am more than satisfied with both the excellent customer service (especially the outstanding two-way communication) and with the quality of the model you created for me. Once you shipped it, I was able to track the package and knew exactly when it would show up on my doorstep. And the way it was packaged was more than sufficient to keep both the airplane and the stand from being damaged. The model is beautiful.

I would gladly recommend your service to another person. Thank you once again for a job well done.

Barbara A. McClurkin
Norman, OK


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