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  • McDonnell Douglas md500

    MD369E / MD500E



    Built between 1985-1998. Earlier airframes listed as Hughes 369E / 500E
    From 1999 known as MD Helicopters MD500E

    MD369E / MD500E News

    MD500E to MD530F Conversion by MDHI, 03-Dec-20 : #MD530F MD Helicopters announces a MD500E to MD530F conversion for a Texas-based operator

    El Salvador MD500 Helicopter Crashed in Mali, 30-Nov-19 : #MINUSMA A Salvadoran Air Force MD500E helicopter, part of the UN Mission MINUSMA in Mali crashed under unknown circumstances

    El Salvador Helicopters in Mali, 01-Jul-19 : #MINUSMA Salvadoran Air Force MD500E helicopter are taking part of UN Mission MINUSMA in the African country

    El Salvador MD500E Helicopters Arrived to Mali, 11-Dec-18 : #MINUSMA Three Salvadoran Air Force MD500E helicopters arrived to Gao in Mali as part of the United Nations peacekeeping force MINUSMA

    Potomac Edison Inspect Maryland Transmission Lines, 29-Jan-15 : Potomac Edison, a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp., will use helicopter patrols with a MD369E to conduct visual inspections of transmission lines in its Western Maryland service territory


    Engine: 1 x RR RR250-C20B 420 shp
    Capacity: 1 + 3
    Length: (m) 9.4
    Height: (m)
    Blades: 5
    Rotor diam.: (m) 8.1
    Disc area: (m2) 51.53
    Weight: (kgs) Empty: 672     Max: 1613
    Speed: (km/h) Cruise: 250     Max: 278
    Range: (km) 445
    Ceiling: (m)     Max: 5800
    Rate/Climb: (m/min)

    List of Operators of McDonnell Douglas MD369E / MD500E

    From Organisation with model MD369E / MD500E
    colombia Fuerza Aerea Colombiana
        md500 1985/   
    el salvador Fuerza Aerea Salvadoreña
        14 1985/   
    hungary Rendőrség
        6 1986/   
    kenya Kenya Air Force
    argentina Fuerza Aerea Argentina
        2 1996/14
    philippines Asian Aerospace

    usa State of California
    usa State of Tennessee
    usa State of Puerto Rico
    Construction Numbers on database of MD369E / MD500E