Compare Airbus Helicopters H145 vs Bell 429 GlobalRanger vs Bell 429WLG GlobalRanger vs Leonardo AW169

Airbus Helicopters H145
Bell 429 GlobalRanger
Bell 429WLG GlobalRanger
Leonardo AW169
ManufacturerAirbus HelicoptersBellBellLeonardo
Aircraft TypeH145429 GlobalRanger429WLG GlobalRangerAW169
Base Aircraft Price (USD)$10,200,000$7,500,000$7,700,000 $9,450,000
Direct Operating Cost$ 1,210$ 931$ 931$ 1,658
DOC / nm$ 9.31$ 6.29$ 6.05$ 11.84
DOC / nm / Seat$ 0.93$ 0.79$ 0.76$ 0.99
Max Cruise Speed (ktas)130148154140
Max Range (nm)352365381440
Useful Load (lbs)420025352528-
Total Seats108812
Cockpit2222
Standard Cabin Seats86610
Max Cabin Seats96610
Min Crew1111
Flight Deck (Base Spec)EFISBell BasiX-ProBell BasiX-ProEFIS
Flight RulesIFRIFRIFRIFR
CertificationFAA / EASAFAA / EASAFAA / EASAFAA / EASA
OEM VerificationUn-VerifiedVERIFIEDVERIFIEDUn-Verified
Weights
MTOW (lbs)83787000750010141
MTOW External Load (lbs)837880008000-
Max External Load (lbs)352730003000-
BEW (lbs)423144654715-
Useful Load (lbs)420025352528-
Fuel Capacity (lbs)143414531453-
Useful Load Max Fuel (lbs)249210821075-
Dimensions
Rotor Diameter (ft)36.13636-
Width (ft)-26.3726.37-
Overall Height (ft)1313.2512.3914.8
Length (ft)44.8434348.1
Cabin Height (ft)-44-
Cabin Width (ft)-55-
Cabin Length (ft)-6.586.58-
Cabin Volume (cu. ft)166130130222.5
Baggage Volume Ext. (cu. ft)46.8747449.5
Engine
No. of Engines2222
ManufacturerAirbus HelicoptersBellBellLeonardo
ModelArriel 2EPW207D1PW207D1PW210A
Horsepower894110011001000
FADECYesYesYesYes
TBO (hrs)4000400040004000
Fuel TypeJetFuelJetFuelJetFuelJetFuel
Fuel Capacity (gal)-216.9216.9-
Fuel Burn (gph)-7676-
Avionics
Flight DeckEFISBell BasiX-ProBell BasiX-ProEFIS
Flight RulesIFRIFRIFRIFR
Standby InstrumentDigital---
FMS-112
Autopilot4-Axis1 x 3-Axis1 x 3-Axis2
PFD212-
MFD-12-
GPS1221
AHRS3---
Flight Director-22-
Transponder1221
VHF Com1221
VHF NAV1221
Cabin
Total Seats108812
Cockpit2222
Standard Cabin Seats86610
Max Cabin Seats96610
Min Crew1111
ConfigurationGreen Interior---
Other
Gear TypeRetractable WheelsLow SkidsRetractable WheelRetractable Wheels
Rotorhead4-Blade Articulated4-Blade Articulated4-Blade Articulated5-Blade Articulated
Tail RotorEnclosed Fenestron4-Blade4-Blade3-Blade
Warranty
Pilot Training Credits-22-
MTX Training Credits-11-
Airframe (Yrs)-33-
Airframe (Hrs)-10001000-
Engine (Hrs)-10001000-
Performance
Max Cruise Speed (ktas)130148154140
Long Range Cruise (ktas)127130134140
Max Speed (Vne)143155155165
Max Range (nm)352365381440
Range Seats Full (nm)352304320440
Endurance (hrs)3.644.1-
Max Climb Rate (fpm)92527502750-
Service Ceiling (ft)-1871018710-
Hover IGE (ft)12550141301413014500
Hover OGE (ft)8750112901129011000
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