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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Leading the Short Light Single Class into the Future
 

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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 505 Jet Ranger X Unveiled in Poland
Fort Worth, Texas (11 September, 2015) – Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, in collaboration with JB Investments, last week introduced for the first time in Poland, the...
Bell 505 Jet Ranger X Travels South for Demo Tour
Ten cities to get the opportunity to see the new aircraft up-close and personal Fort Worth, Texas (September 4, 2015) – Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, announced today...
Bell Helicopter Celebrates Bell 505 Lafayette Assembly Center Grand Opening
Milestone moves the company one step closer to production and delivery of its eagerly-awaited Bell 505 Jet Ranger X LAFAYETTE, La. (August 27, 2015)Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT)...
Bell Helicopter Announces Commercial Product Lineup to be featured at LABACE 2015
Fort Worth, Texas (August 10, 2015) – Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, announced today its joint participation with sister company Textron Aviation at...