Bell 505 Jet Ranger X

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 wt
Max Cruise 125+ kts 232+ km/h
Max Range 360+ nm 667+ km
Useful Load 1500+ lbs 680+ kg
Max Endurance* 3.5+ hrs
CAPACITIES
Cabin Floor Area** 22 square ft 2.0 square m
Baggage Compartment Volume 18 ft³ 0.5 m³
CEILING ALTITUDES
Service Ceiling (Pressure Altitude) 20,000 ft PA 6,096 m PA
Hover Ceiling IGE MGW @ 14,000 ft MGW @ 4,267 m
Hover Ceiling OGE MGW @ 12,000 ft MGW @ 3,657 m
POWERPLANT SPECIFICATIONS
Turbomeca Arrius 2R (uninstalled thermodynamic rating)
Takeoff 504 shp 376 kW
Max Continuous 457 shp 341 kW

* Max GW, ISA, Std fuel – no reserves at sea level

** Includes Copilot area of 10 sq.ft/0.9 sq.m

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Product News



VIP Jets Ltd. Signs for first Bell Helicopter in Cambodia
Fort Worth, TX (April 20, 2016) – Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, announced today it has signed a letter of intent (LOI) with VIP Jets Ltd. for the first Bell 505 Jet...
Bell Helicopter and PT Whitesky Aviation sign Letter of Intent for 30 Bell 505 Jet Ranger X Helicopters
Fort Worth, TX (April 7, 2016) – Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, announced today it has signed a letter of intent (LOI) with PT Whitesky Aviation for 30 Bell 505 Jet Ranger...
Two Corporate Customers in Chile Sign Letter of Intent for the Bell 505 Jet Ranger X
This marks 13 Bell 505 LOIs in Chile, which continues to be a growing market for the aircraft
FIDAE – Santiago, Chile (March 31, 2016)...
Textron Businesses to Highlight Several of their Advanced Commercial & Defense Products at FIDAE 2016
Santiago, Chile (March 29, 2016) – Bell...
Bell 505 Jet Ranger X Moves Forward with Velocity
Fort Worth, Texas (March 9, 2016) – Bell...
Bell Helicopter Named Number One in Customer Support for 22nd Consecutive Year
FORT WORTH, TEXAS (March 2 , 2016) – Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company today announced that it has been once again voted number one in customer support by Professional Pilot...