Bell 505

The New Industry Leader

The Bell 505 Jet Ranger X is Bell Helicopter’s new five-seat aircraft designed for safety, efficiency and reliability through the use of advanced avionics technology. It incorporates proven dynamic components, advanced aerodynamic design, a dual channel FADEC Turbomeca Arrius 2R engine and best-in-class value.


125+ kts Max Cruise
1,500 lbs. Useful Load
4 Passengers
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SPEEDS at Max Gross Weight, ISA
Max Cruise 125 kts 231 km/h
Range at VLRC 306 nm 566 km
Max Endurance* (No reserves, 60 KIAS) > 3.9+ hrs
CAPACITIES
Cabin Floor Area** 22 ft² 2.0 m²
Baggage Compartment Volume 18 ft³ 0.5 m³
CEILING ALTITUDES
Service Ceiling (Pressure Altitude) 18,610 ft PA 5,672 m PA
Hover Ceiling IGE 14,450 ft 4,404 m
Hover Ceiling OGE 10,460 ft 3,188 m
CAPACITIES
Empty Weight (base aircraft) 2,180 lbs 989 kg
Max Gross Weight (internal) 3680 lbs 1,669 kg
Max Gross Weight (external) 4,475 lbs 2,030 kg
Useful Load 1500 lbs 680 kg
POWERPLANT SPECIFICATIONS
Turbomeca Arrius 2R (uninstalled thermodynamic rating)
Takeoff 505 shp 377 kW
Max Continuous 459 shp 342 kW

* MGW, Sea Level, ISA, no reserve

** Includes Copilot area of 10ft2 / 0.9m2

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