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MD Helicopters 500E

Performance & specifications:

Cruise speed:154 mph (248 kph)
Empty weight:1481 lbs (672 kg)
Gross weight:3550 lbs (1610 kg)
Climb rate:1760 fpm
Wingspan:26.42 feet
Lenght: feet
Height:8.75 feet
Engine:375 hp
Fuel capacity:64gal.
MD Helicopters 500E

500E accident statistics by event year

NTSB Identification Accident Number Event Date Location Injury Severity
20001211X09937NYC98GA0931998-04-13COLUMBUS, OHNon-Fatal
20001211X09937NYC98GA0931998-04-13COLUMBUS, OHNon-Fatal
20001211X15767NYC92WA186A1992-09-29NIAGARA FALLS, CanadaFatal(4)
20001211X14498NYC92GA0891992-04-30MOUNT ZION, KYNon-Fatal