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



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PRAGUE, CZECH REPUBLIC (May 12, 2016) – Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company announced today that its Prague location officially opened a new paint facility and...
First Bell 505 Jet Ranger X in Sri Lanka signed for by Fairway Holdings
Fort Worth, TX (May 2, 2016) – Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, announced today it has signed a letter of intent (LOI) with Fairway Holdings for a Bell 505 Jet Ranger X....
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...