Bell 206L LongRanger

The Bell 206L LongRanger is powered by a “Allison” 250-C30P, giving this helicopter the capabilities of carrying out Aerial Lifting, Aerial Application, Fire Fighting, and Charter.  

The lifting capacity for the Bell 206L LongRanger when carrying out Aerial Lifting operations is up to 600kg off the hook, and with the passenger capacity of up to 6 people and fuel endurance of up to 3.0 hrs, this aircraft can also be used for VIP Charter, which is a cost effective way to move staff to and from isolated work sites, or to carry out survey flights.  

The Bell 206L LongRanger is capable of carrying out ‘liquid aerial application spray loads’ of up to 600 ltrs, including pumps and booms, and being fitted with a Differential GPS unit, it give our client’s precise swath guidance and real time plotting. These units, coupled with our spray flow meters, provide accurate application of the product being applied, and then we are able to provide GIS data of the treated areas at completion, showing exactly where we have flown and treated.

The Bell 206L LongRanger is also suited for carrying out Fire Fighting, and can be fitted with an under-slung bucket with a capacity of up to 550 litres, and are  fitted with a complete programmable radio system to suit client needs.  



AIRcraft Specifications


Crew Single
Capacity 6 Passenger
Lift capacity* 600 Kg
Max Hook Load 909 Kg
External Hoist Load N/A
Endurance 2.5 Hours
Cruise Speed 105 Kts
Max Air Speed 130 Kts
Powerplant 1 x Allison 250 - C30P
*Lift Capacity Limitations based on precision placement.