- On March 22, 2016
The Bell 205A-1 ++ is a single engine, two-blade, medium aircraft with a max takeoff weight of 10,000 lbs. This helicopter has consistently proven its capabilities supporting missions in areas of high altitude, high temperature, and turbulent mountain environments. It’s the perfect choice for heavy lifting, firefighting and disaster relief.
Its ability to transport 9 passengers makes it a great option for charter flights, as well.
Length: 42 ft 1 in (12.8 m)
Rotor diameter: 48 ft 4 in (14.63 m)
Height: 14 ft 6 in (4.43 m)
Disc area: 2,492 ft² (231.54 m²)
Range: 300 nm (556 km)
Maximum speed: 120 kn (138 mph)
Cruise speed: 111 kn (125 mph)
Service ceiling: 20,000 ft
Rate of Climb: 1,755 fpm @ max gross weight
Engines: Lycoming T53-17
Horsepower: 1,500 shp
Crew: 1/2 (pilots)
Capacity: 9 passengers
Empty weight: 5,900 lb (2,675 kg)
Max. gross weight: 9,500 lb (4,310 kg)
Internal Weight capacity: 10,200 lb (4,626 kg)
External Weight capacity: 10,500 lb (4,762 kg)
Capabilities: Passenger/cargo transport, external lifts, fire suppression.
Heli – Skiing
Interested in receiving a quote? Please contact Gary Dalton at 404-915-7197