Bell 407

Derived from 206
1995











The Bell 407 is a four-blade, single-engine, civilian utility helicopter. It is based on the Bell 206L-4 LongRanger but with the rigid rotor with composite hub that was developed for the US Army OH-58D Kiowa Warrior ( Bell 406 )

First Flight was June 29, 1995 and the 1,000th helicopter was delivered on June 15, 2010. As of December 2017, more than 1400 Bell 407 of all variants were delivered.

Upgrades:
407GX : Rolls Royce 250-C47B and Garmin G1000H glass cockpit
407GXP : Rolls Royce 250-C47B/8 and Garmin G1000H
407GXi : Rolls Royce 250-C47E/4 and Garmin G1000H NXi




Specifications


Engine: 1 x Allison 250-C47 700shp
Capacity: 1 + 6
Length: (m) 12.7
Height: (m) 3.56
Blades: 4
Rotor diam.: (m) 10.67
Disc area: (m2) 89
Weight: (kgs) Empty: 1210     Max: 2722
Speed: (km/h) Cruise: 246     Max: 260
Range: (km) 598
Ceiling: (m) 5698
Rate/Climb: (m/min)
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Derivatives & Versions


ModelYearHistory
427 1997 First announced at the Heli Expo 1996 in Dallas, the Bell 427 is a twin engine helicopter developed in partnership with Samsung Aerospace Industr ...
ARH-70 Arapaho 2006 The Bell 445, military designation ARH-70A Arapaho, was designed for the US Army Armed Reconnaissance Helicopter (ARH) program in order to replac ...
Fire-X 2010 Launched in 2010, the Fire-X was a Vertical Unmanned air System ( VUAS ) developed by Northrop Grumman Corporation and Bell Helicopter. Based on ...
407AH 2011 Announced at Heli-Expo 2011, an armed version of the civil 407 equipped with nose FLIR, weaponry 7.62mm M134T minigun and M260 2.75in seven-shot ...
407GX 2011 The GX features a Garmin G1000 H-model glass cockpit with two 10.4-inch high-resolution LCD screens and improved flight controls. Innovative su ...
407GT 2013 Armed version of the Bell 407GX introduced in Heli-Expo 2013 at Las Vegas
Eagle Copters 407HP 2013 Eagle Copters conversion of the Bell 407 by replacing the existing Rolls-Royce 250-C47B engine with a 1,021-shafthorsepower Honeywell HTS900-2 ma ...
N-G MQ-8C Fire Scout 2013 Based on the Bell 407 Fire-X provide greater endurance, range and payload capacity than the previous MQ-8 A/B variants. On 2012, Northrop Gru ...
407GXP 2015 First unveiled at Heli-Expo 2015 in Orlando, incorporates the reliability and advanced technology of the Bell 407GX platform, and introduces perf ...
407GXi 2018 First announced at Heli-Expo 2018 in Las Vegas, the Bell 407GXi incorporates the new Garmin’s G1000H NXi Integrated Flight Deck, an upgraded ...



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