BELL 206 JETRANGER & LONGRANGER
The 206L-4 LongRanger and JetRanger are flexible helicopters, able to tackle a wide variety of potential mission types.
The 206 LongRanger and JetRanger features wide opening doors and a roomy cabin, accommodating six passengers at a range of up to 324 nm, with a cruising speed of 127 mph. Its maximum endurance is just over 3.7 hours, allowing use for a wide range of applications including anti-poaching operations, corporate transport and charter and aerial work.
Multi-role and configurable
Kishugu uses the Bell JetRanger 206 and Bell LongRanger 206L, both single engine turbine helicopters capable of carrying five persons or 400 kg’s of cargo.
This helicopter is used for anti-poaching and other aerial work, as well as private and corporate charter services. This helicopter is a low maintenance machine that is maintained without much effort.
Specifications & performance
Capacity: four passengers
Length: 39 ft 8 in (12.11 m)
Rotor diameter: 33 ft 4 in (10.16 m)
Height: 9 ft 4 in (2.83 m)
Disc area: 872 ft2 (81.1 m2)
Empty weight: 2,331 lb (1,057 kg)
Max. takeoff weight: 3,200 lb (1,451 kg)
Powerplant: 1 × Allison 250-C20J turboshaft, 420 shp; derated to 317 shp due to drivetrain limitations (310 kW)
Maximum speed: 120 knots (222 km/h, 138 mph)
Range: 374 nmi (430 mi, 693 km)
Service ceiling: 13,500 ft (4,115 m)
Rate of climb: 1,350 ft/min (6.9 m/s)
Disc loading: 4 lb/ft2 (177 N/m2)
Power/mass: 0.26 hp/lb (430 W/kg)
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