R44 Helicopters

R44 Raven 2

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Aircraft Specs

  • Capacity: 3 + Pilot

  • Empty weight: 1,505 lb

  • Max takeoff weight: 2,500 lb

  • Fuel capacity:

    • Main tank capacity:  31.6 US gal

    • Auxiliary tank capacity:  18.5 US gal

  • Engine: Lycoming IO-540-AE1A5 6-cylinder air-cooled horizontally-opposed piston engine, 245 hp

  • Cruise speed: 109 kn (125 mph)

  • Range: 300 nmi (350 mi) no reserve

  • Service ceiling: 14,000 ft ASL * Hover ceiling OGE: 7500 ft @ 2300 lb, Hover ceiling IGE: 8950 ft @ 2500 lb

  • Rate of climb: over 1000 fpm

Aerial Application

  • Carries 60 - 70 gallons of chemical per load

  • Average time between loads is 15 - 20 minutes

  • Sprays an average of 30 acres per load

  • Capable of spraying 1000 - 1500 acres per day

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