Compare Airbus Helicopters H135 vs Airbus Helicopters H160 vs Bell 412EPi vs Bell 429 GlobalRanger vs Bell 429WLG GlobalRanger vs Bell 505 JetRanger X vs Bell 525 Relentless vs Leonardo AW139 vs Leonardo AW169

Airbus Helicopters H135
Airbus Helicopters H160
Bell 412EPi
Bell 429 GlobalRanger
Bell 429WLG GlobalRanger
Bell 505 JetRanger X
Bell 525 Relentless
Leonardo AW139
Leonardo AW169
ManufacturerAirbus HelicoptersAirbus HelicoptersBellBellBellBellBellLeonardoLeonardo
Aircraft TypeH135H160412EPi429 GlobalRanger429WLG GlobalRanger505 JetRanger X525 RelentlessAW139AW169
Base Aircraft Price (USD)$6,150,000$14,000,000$ 12,500,000$7,500,000$7,700,000$1,445,000$15,000,000 $15,900,000 $9,450,000
Direct Operating Cost$ 861-$ 1,487$ 931$ 931$ 441-$ 1,929$ 1,658
DOC / nm$ 6.33-$ 12.09$ 6.29$ 6.05$ 3.53-$ 11.69$ 11.84
DOC / nm / Seat$ 0.79-$ 0.86$ 0.79$ 0.76$ 0.71-$ 0.69$ 0.99
Max Cruise Speed (ktas)136155123148154125160165140
Max Range (nm)342460363365381306580573440
Useful Load (lbs)31243992482925352528150066754701-
Total Seats91414885181712
Cockpit222222222
Standard Cabin Seats71213663161510
Max Cabin Seats7121366-161510
Min Crew121111221
Flight Deck (Base Spec)HelionixEFISBell BasiX-ProBell BasiX-ProBell BasiX-ProGarmin G1000HGarmin G5000HEFISEFIS
Flight RulesIFRIFRIFRIFRIFRVFRIFRIFRIFR
CertificationFAA / EASAFAA / EASAFAA / EASAFAA / EASAFAA / EASAFAA / EASAFAA / EASAFAA / EASAFAA / EASA
OEM VerificationUn-VerifiedUn-VerifiedVERIFIEDVERIFIEDVERIFIEDVERIFIEDVERIFIEDUn-VerifiedUn-Verified
Weights
MTOW (lbs)65701250011900700075003680205001543010141
MTOW External Load (lbs)6570125001190080008000447521500--
Max External Load (lbs)2646352745003000300020007000--
BOW (lbs)-------9409-
BEW (lbs)344693487071446547152180138257985-
Useful Load (lbs)31243992482925352528150066754701-
Fuel Capacity (lbs)1110-221414531453568.54294.73276-
Useful Load Max Fuel (lbs)2014-261510821075931.523801937-
Max Baggage Weight (lbs)-----250---
Dimensions
Rotor Diameter (ft)3445.24636363754.554.7-
Width (ft)--3326.3726.376.5125.77--
Overall Height (ft)12.613.111.513.2512.3910.6518.1816.414.8
Length (ft)33.539.452.1434342.4861.5854.748.1
Cabin Height (ft)---442.754.5--
Cabin Width (ft)---554.667.58--
Cabin Length (ft)---6.586.587.1715.5--
Cabin Volume (cu. ft)173-220130130137-282222.5
Baggage Volume Ext. (cu. ft)--2874741812812049.5
Engine
No. of Engines222221222
ManufacturerAirbus HelicoptersAirbus HelicoptersBellBellBellBellBellLeonardoLeonardo
ModelArrius 2B2+HE ArranoPT6T-9PW207D1PW207D1Arrius 2RCT7-2F1PT6C-67CPW210A
Horsepower660-137011001100505180016791000
FADECYesYesYesYesYesDual-ChannelDual-ChannelYesYes
TBO (hrs)400040004000400040004000400050004000
Fuel TypeJetFuelJetFuelJetFuelJetFuelJetFuelJetFuelJetFuelJetFuelJetFuel
Fuel Capacity (gal)--330.5216.9216.984.85641414-
Fuel Burn (gph)--113767632.3---
Avionics
Flight DeckHelionixEFISBell BasiX-ProBell BasiX-ProBell BasiX-ProGarmin G1000HGarmin G5000HEFISEFIS
Flight RulesIFRIFRIFRIFRIFRVFRIFRIFRIFR
Standby InstrumentDigitalDigitalGyro--Digital---
EFIS-----GEA-71H---
FMS-11111222
Autopilot3-Axis4-Axis1 x 3-Axis1 x 3-Axis1 x 3-Axis-1 x 4-Axis22
PFD2221212--
MFD--21212--
GPS111221211
AHRS12----3--
Flight Director--22213--
ADC-12---3--
Transponder111221211
VHF Com112221211
VHF NAV112221211
Cabin
Total Seats91414885181712
Cockpit222222222
Standard Cabin Seats71213663161510
Max Cabin Seats7121366-161510
Min Crew121111221
ConfigurationGreen InteriorGreen Interior-------
Other
Gear TypeHigh SkidsRetractable WheelsLow SkidsLow SkidsRetractable WheelLow SkidsRetractable WheelRetractable WheelsRetractable Wheels
Rotorhead4-Blade Articulated5-Blade Articulated4-Blade Articulated4-Blade Articulated4-Blade Articulated2-Blade Teetoring5-Blade Articulated5-Blade Articulated5-Blade Articulated
Tail RotorEnclosed FenestronEnclosed Fenestron2-Blade4-Blade4-Blade2-Blade4-Blade4-Blade3-Blade
Warranty
Pilot Training Credits--22211--
MTX Training Credits--111-1--
Airframe (Yrs)--33333--
Airframe (Hrs)--10001000100010001000--
Engine (Hrs)--10001000100010001000--
Performance
Max Cruise Speed (ktas)136155123148154125160165140
Long Range Cruise (ktas)130155123130134112145140140
Max Speed (Vne)140175140155155134175167165
Max Range (nm)342460363365381306580573440
Range Seats Full (nm)342460363304320306560302440
Endurance (hrs)3.6-3.844.13.9---
Max Climb Rate (fpm)15601750160027502750--2140-
Service Ceiling (ft)-19357157201871018710186101200020000-
Hover IGE (ft)13250920011400141301413014450107001536014500
Hover OGE (ft)7200650067001129011290104608100813011000
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