Bell 407 and the G1000H

Garmin's innovative G1000 comes to helicopters for the first time.

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**Apart from the upgraded avionics and extras like the rear-facing camera and voice-activated radios, the Bell 407GX is identical to the helicopter it replaces. **
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While its primary mission has been to serve the corporate, police, EMS and offshore oil markets, the Bell 407 has found a niche with private owners as well.
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Pressure from European helicopter maker’s has forced Bell to up its interiors game, which it has done nicely in the back of the 407.
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The Bell 407GX continues a long legacy that stretches back to the original 206 JetRanger introduced in 1967.
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Bell 407 pilot Geoerge Mandes praised the GX model’s G1000H cockpit for packing a lot of capability without restricting the view outside. For more, check out our in-depth coverage of the Bell 407 GX.