Main characteristics list of the Bell Textron 429 helicopter

General characteristics
Characteristic Measurement(s)
Crew 1-2 pilots
Capacity 7 passengers (6 in passenger compartment; 1 beside the pilot)
Length 41 ft. 8 in. (12.7 m)
Rotor diameter 36 ft. (10.97 m)
Height 13 ft. 3 in. (4.04 m)
Empty weight 5,200 lb (2,365 kg)
Useful load 2,300 lb (1,037 kg)
Maximum takeoff weight 7,500 lb (3,402 kg)
Power plant 2 x Pratt & Whitney Canada PW207D1 turbo shaft, 625 shaft horsepower (466 kiloWatt); 730 shaft horsepower (545 kiloWatt) takeoff power
Cabin volume 204 ft³ (5.8 m³)
Performance
Characteristic Measurement
Never exceed speed 155 knots (178 mph, 287 km/h)
Cruise speed 150 knots (172.5 mph, 273 km/h)
Range 390 nautical miles (449 mi, 722km)
Service ceiling 20,000 ft (6,096 m)
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