Hughes 500E | Evergreen Aviation

Here are Hughes 500E Helicopter specifications.

WEIGHT
Maximum Gross Weight: 3,000 lbs.
Empty Weight: 1,500 lbs.
Useful Load: 1,500 lbs.
Useful Load with full fuel: 1,070 lbs.
Maximum External Load: 1,750 lbs.

PERFORMANCE
Service Ceiling: 15,000 ft.
Hover Ceiling, IGE: 8,500 ft.
Installed Horsepower: 420 hp.
Takeoff Power: 375 hp.
Max. Continuous Power: 350 hp.

CAPACITIES
Required Crew: 1
Passengers: 4

ROTOR BLADES
Main: 5
Tail: 2

SPEED
VNE (Maximum Air Speed): 152 kts.
ECON. Cruise (Efficiency): 130 kts.

RANGE
Maximum Fuel Range: 261 nm.
Endurance (No Reserves): 2.8 hrs.

FUEL
Fuel Capacity: 64 gal.
Fuel Capacity with Auxiliary: 109 gal.

ENGINE
Manufacturer: Allison
Model: 250-C20B

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