Bell 407GX: Buyer’s and Investor’s Guide
The Bell 407GX is the newest civilian variant of the Bell 407 helicopter.
The Bell 407GX is fitted with the new Garmin G1000H avionics suite.
Missions: Airborne law enforcement, search and rescue, offshore, executive, airline, EMS
First delivery: 1996 (of the Bell 407)
World fleet: over 1,000 (of the Bell 407)
Category: Single Engine
Maximum speed (Vne): 140 knots / 259 km/hr
Maximum cruise speed (Vh): 133 knots / 246 km/hr
Single engine service ceiling: 18,690 ft / 5,698 m
Maximum Range: 330 nm /611 km (no reserve)
Maximum takeoff gross weight: 6,000 lb / 2,722 kg
Empty weight: 2,691 lb / 1,221 kg
Useful load, standard: 2,332 lb / 1,058 kg
Passengers (crew): Six (one pilot)