Our Fleet

Compare the specs and capabilities of our fleet to decide which helicopter best suites your needs.

Fireweed Helicopters

Fleet Data

MD 500 D
MD 520 N
Bell 206 B
Bell 206 LR
Bell 206 L3
Bell 206 L4
Bell 204 C
Passengers
4
4
4
6
6
6
10
Cruise Speed
135 mph
145 mph
120 mph
125 mph
125 mph
125 mph
115 mph
Max Range
216 mi
235 mi
320 mi
350 mi
330 mi
315 mi
310 mi
Internal Payload
      Max
1100 lb
1200 lb
1000 lb
1200 lb
1200 lb
1400 lb
2800 lb
      25 mile return trip (50mi)
1000 lb
1100 lb
900 lb
1080 lb
1100 lb
1230 lb
2500 lb
External Slingload
      Max
1200 lb
1300 lb
1000 lb
1200 lb
1300 lb
1600 lb
3800 lb
      25 mile return trip
      (out @ 60mph,
      back @ cruise)
1070 lb
1170 lb
800 lb
1080 lb
1160 lb
1330 lb
3300 lb
Fuel Consumption
130 lt/hr
140 lt/hr
114 lt/hr
125 lt/hr
135 lt/hr
165 lt/hr
350 lt/hr
Fuel type
Jet A/B
Jet A/B
Jet A/B
Jet A/B
Jet A/B
Jet A/B
Jet A/B
Number in Fleet
3
2
3
1
2
3
1

Note:

  • Performance figures are for ideal conditions.
  • Performance can be adversly affected by high altitude and temperature, winds and other factors