MD 500C

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Aircraft Specs

  • Capacity: 3 + Pilot

  • Empty weight: 1,420 lb

  • Max takeoff weight: 2450 lb 

  • Fuel capacity: 61.5 US gal

  • Powerplant: 1 × Allison 250-C20 Turboshaft

  • Cruise speed: 130 kn (150 mph)

  • Range: 268 nmi (309 mi)

  • Service ceiling: 14500 ft * Hover ceiling OGE: 7,300 ft, Hover ceiling IGE: 11,800 ft

  • Rate of climb: 1700 ft/min

 

Aerial Spraying

  • Carries 80 - 90 gallons of chemical per load

  • Average time between loads is 15 - 20 minutes

  • Sprays an average of 45 acres per load

  • Capable of spraying 1500 - 2000 acres per day

 

Aerial Broadcaster

  • Aerial Seeding/ Cover Crop

  • ULVA for Misquito work 

  • Currently set up for a max of 32Lbs per Acre

  • Maximum payload for both tanks is 800 pounds or 400 pounds per tank With 150lbs latter difference max

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