BF-195: 540 Rotor Blade


Hover test of the 540 rotor system. No sound.

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1 film reel (5 min., 37 sec.) : si., col. ; 16 mm.

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Bell Helicopter Textron 1963~.


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Hover test of the 540 rotor system. No sound.

Physical Description

1 film reel (5 min., 37 sec.) : si., col. ; 16 mm.



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  • Accession or Local Control No: UNTA_AR0836-039-002
  • Accession or Local Control No: 540_Rotor-Silent
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc1012033

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  • Preferred Citation: Bell Helicopter Records (AR0836), University of North Texas Special Collections


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Bell Helicopter Records

A selection of photographs documenting Bell aircraft, components, manufacturing, and personnel.

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  • 1963~

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  • Oct. 13, 2017, 8:48 a.m.

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  • Oct. 31, 2017, 1:13 p.m.

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Bell Helicopter Textron. BF-195: 540 Rotor Blade, video, 1963~; ( accessed December 10, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History,; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.