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Single Engine Turbine Helicopter Comparisons

Trying to decide on what helicopter to buy or wondering if that machine you're considering is actually the best choice ? The charts below (WORK IN PROGRESS) compare similar single engine turbine helicopters' performance and costs. Most information is from the manufacturers . Please e-mail me if you disagree with any information provided and I will review it ... DO NOT USE INFO BELOW FOR PLANNING PURPOSES - LOOK AT THE CHARTS AND DO YOUR OWN CALCULATIONS

Single Engine Turbine Helicopters Base Price NewDirect Operating Cost / HrM.A.U.W.Empty WeightUseful LoadMax Sling LoadMax Range **Fast CruiseHOGE ceiling ISA
R-66$800 000$ 2700 lbs1280 lbs1420 lbs lbs325 nm120 knots10000 ft ?
Schweizer 333$900 000$ 260 (2010)2550 lbs1250 lbs1300 lbs310 nm105 knots ft
Enstrom 480B$800 000$ 3000 lbs1695 lbs1305 lbs1000 lbs350 nm110 knots4500 ft
Bell 206 B3$1 100 000$ 3200 lbs1713 lbs1487 lbs1337 lbs374 nm110 knots5300 ft
EC120$1 700 000$ 3780 lbs2127 lbs1653 lbs1540 lbs393 nm122 knots7600 ft
MD 500E$1 150 000$ 320 (2008)3000 lbs1481 lbs1519 lbs1769 lbs239 nm135 knots6000 ft
MD 520N$1 650 000$ 345 (2008)3350 lbs1585 lbs1765 lbs1965 lbs200 nm125 knots5600 ft
MD 530F$1 400 000$ 357 (2008)3100 lbs1591 lbs1509 lbs1809 lbs206 nm135 knots14400 ft
AS350 B2$1 900 000$ 4960 lbs2690 lbs2270 lbs2522 lbs360 nm133 knots7550 ft
AS350 B3$2 150 000$ 4960 lbs2716 lbs2244 lbs3086 lbs359 nm140 knots11200 ft
EC130B4$2 200 000$ 5351 lbs3020 lbs2331 lbs2557 lbs329 nm130 knots8325 ft
Bell 206 L4$2000 000$ 4450 lbs2327 lbs2123 lbs1941 lbs324 nm110 knots6500 ft
Bell 407$2400 000$ 5000 lbs2653 lbs2347 lbs2646 lbs330 nm133 knots10450 ft
MD 600N$1700 000$ 500 (2008)4100 lbs2100 lbs2000 lbs2100 lbs342 nm134 knots6000 ft
Agusta 119$3300 000$ 5997 lbs3152 lbs2845 lbs360 nm144 knots10700 ft
Bell 210$3000 000$ lbs lbs lbs nm knots ft