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BELL B-505 Jet Ranger X

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Name B-505 Jet Ranger X
Manufacturer BELL
Body Narrow
Wing Rotary
Position Two-blade main rotor
Tail Two-blade tail rotor
WTC Light
Type code H1T
Engine Turboshaft
Engine count Single
Position Above cabin
Landing gear Skids
Mass group 1

Manufacturered as:

BELL B-505 Jet Ranger X

BELL B-505 Jet Ranger X BELL B-505 Jet Ranger X 3D


The Bell 505 Jet Ranger X is a single-engine glass cockpit light helicopter built by Bell Helicopter.

Technical Data

Wing span 11.28 m37.008 ft <br />
Length 12.95 m42.487 ft <br />
Height 3.25 m10.663 ft <br />
Powerplant 1 x Safran HE Arrius 2R gas turbo-shaft, 505 shp (377 kW)
Engine model

Performance Data

Take-Off Initial Climb
(to 5000 ft)
Initial Climb
(to FL150)
Initial Climb
(to FL240)
MACH Climb Cruise Initial Descent
(to FL240)
(to FL100)
Descent (FL100
& below)
V2 (IAS) kts IAS kts IAS kts IAS kts MACH TAS 104 kts MACH IAS kts IAS kts Vapp (IAS) kts
Distance m ROC ft/min ROC ft/min ROC ft/min ROC ft/min MACH ROD ft/min ROD ft/min MCS kts Distance m
MTOW 16691,669 kg <br />1.669 tonnes <br /> kg Ceiling FL200 ROD ft/min APC A
WTC L Range 345345 nm <br />638,940 m <br />638.94 km <br />2,096,259.844 ft <br /> NM

Accidents & Serious Incidents involving B505

None on SKYbrary