Helicopter Bell 505 Jet Ranger X. Specifications. A photo.
Helicopter Bell 505 Jet Ranger X. Specifications. A photo.

Helicopter Bell 505 Jet Ranger X. Specifications. A photo.


Bell 505 Jet Ranger X - American Civil light helicopter manufactured by Aircraft «Bell Helicopter» with 2015 years.


Photo Bell 505 Jet Ranger X


Design of the aircraft was carried out by US aircraft manufacturers on the basis of a helicopter model Bell 206L-4, presented much earlier, but very well-proven for its multipurpose use. The new model of the helicopter has become less efficient in its operational plan, however, the reliability of this aircraft has increased significantly, as well as some flight performance characteristics, but the cost of one unit has been significantly reduced - as of the end of 2015, the price of the Bell helicopter 505 Jet Ranger X was about 1 million 150 thousand dollars.


Bell 505 Jet Ranger X photo


Helicopter Bell 505 Jet Ranger X was able to take to the air for the first time in the year 2014, but the American aircraft manufacturers took some time for the start of production of these air vehicles, and therefore, the actual issue was initiated only at the end of the year 2015.

In the cockpit Bell 505 Jet Ranger X aircraft can accommodate up to 5 people - 1 pilot and 4 passenger, and, if necessary, the helicopter can also carry and transport small cargo total weight of up to 680 kg, and also be used for patrol work, conduct sightseeing flights etc.

Due to the improvement of the technical part of the aircraft, the reliability of operation of the helicopter Bell 505 Jet Ranger X has greatly increased, besides, maintenance itself is due to unification of a number of units of this aircraft has become easier and, therefore, cheap. Experts do not exclude the possibility that the helicopter may also be positioned, and as a means of business aviation as an aircraft meets most requirements in this case the criteria.


Helicopter cabin Bell 505 Jet Ranger X


As the power plant is used a model aircraft engine turboshaft Turbomeca Arrius 2R, capable of a thrust to 505 hp, which in turn goes well with light helicopter design and maximum travel speed is about 232 km \ h. Maximum range of flight in the helicopter Bell 505 Jet Ranger X is also quite satisfactory accounting for about 604 km.

Experts do not exclude that in fact, the helicopter model Bell 505 Jet Ranger X can also be used, and as a means of air taxis - because of its low cost, good capacity, as well as a number of other advanced aircraft performance parameters, the use of the aircraft is quite effective and efficient .

Currently aware of two issued helicopters of this model, and including but not limited to one prototype.


Specifications Bell 505 Jet Ranger X.


  • Crew: 1 people;
  • Capacity: 4 people;
  • helicopter length: 11,8 m .;
  • The height of the helicopter: 2,9 m .;
  • The diameter of the rotor: 10,32 m .;
  • Weight of empty helicopter: 1023 kg .;
  • Maximum takeoff weight: 1703 kg .;
  • Cruising speed: 210 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight speed: 232 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight distance: 644 km .;
  • Maximum flight height: 5200 m .;
  • Powerplant: Turbomeca Arrius 2R;
  • Power: 505 hp


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