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



Bell Helicopter and Mecaer Aviation Group Announce MAGnificent Interior for Bell 505 Jet Ranger X
NBAA – Orlando, Florida (November 1, 2016) Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company and Mecaer Aviation Group (MAG), an acclaimed designer and manufacturer of high-end cabin comfort...
Laos to Mirabel: A Visit of Firsts
Our Bell Helicopter Textron Canada facility in...
Yuhi Airlines in Japan Signs for Bell 505 Jet Ranger X
Japan Aerospace – Tokyo, Japan (October 13, 2016) – Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, announced today it has signed a letter of intent (LOI) with Yuhi Airlines for a...
Bell Helicopter to Display Latest Commercial and Military Products at Japan International Aerospace Exhibition 2016
Fort Worth, Texas (October 10, 2016) Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, announced today its participation at the Japan International Aerospace Exhibition 2016 (JA2016) held October...
Bell Helicopter Participates in Rotor & Wing International’s Rotorcraft Technology Summit in Fort Worth, Texas
Bell Helicopter participated in the Rotor & Wing International’s Rotorcraft Technology Summit held September 19-20 in Fort Worth, Texas. This event is designed specifically to identify and...
Bell Helicopter to Feature a Trio of Aircraft at LABACE 2016
Fort Worth, Texas (August 25, 2016) Bell...