Materiel: Transportation

  • All Suppliers shall use specified transportation methods and specified carriers in compliance with shipping instruction(s) provided by Bell Helicopter. Reference Routing Guide specified in purchase order.
  • Milk run window times shall be adhered to and maintained without exception.
  • All Suppliers shall have the materiel available for shipment at the designated pickup time.
  • All suppliers will take all necessary actions to avoid premium transportation shipments.
  • All excess transportation charges are the supplier's responsibility, when in a past due status.
  • All premium freight instructions are found on the web page and must be authorized with a Bell Helicopter Premium Transportation Authorization number (PTA).

Receiving Hours

Contact Bell Helicopter for local receiving hours. Off-hour deliveries shall be coordinated with the Bell Helicopter receiving department.

Any changes to the above schedule will be communicated in a letter issued by our Supply Chain Management.