ICAO aircraft code H500
Manufacturer MD Helicopters
Country United States
New price USD 1.9 million

The MD 500E is a highly maneuverable and versatile aircraft.

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MD 500E Specifications

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General

ICAO aircraft code
H500
Manufacturer
MD Helicopters
Manufactured
1985 - Present
Country
United States
New purchase price
USD 1.9 million

Aircraft performance

Avionics:
Garmin Avionics
Engine:
1x 1× Allison 250-C20 Turboshaft
Turboshaft
Power:
420 HP
Max Cruise Speed:
135 Kts
250 Km/h
Travel range:
290 Nm
537 Kilometers
Fuel Economy:
5.9 Nm / gallon
2.886 Km / liter
Service Ceiling:
16,000 feet
Rate of Climb:
1700 feet / minute
8.64meter / second

Weight & dimensions

Max Take Off Weight:
1,361 Kg
3,000 lbs
Max Payload:
689 Kg
1,519 lbs
Fuel Tank Capacity:
64 gallon
242 liter
Baggage Volume:
1 m3 / 35 ft3

Disclaimer: The information on this page may not be accurate or current. Never use it for flight planning or any other aircraft operation purposes. No warranty of fitness for any purpose is made or implied. Flight planning or any other aircraft operations should only be done using official technical information provided by the manufacture or official aviation authorities.

About the MD 500E

The MD 500E is a highly maneuverable and versatile aircraft. It can be outfitted for many different purposes, such as utilities work, law enforcement, and even military applications. The helicopter has been in production since the 1970s with over 3,000 units produced so far.

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