The Bell 206B3 JetRanger is a popular and widely-used light helicopter that has been in production since 1967. Manufactured by Bell Helicopter, the JetRanger is known for its versatility, reliability, and ease of maintenance, making it a favourite among pilots and operators. The 206B3 model, which was introduced in 1986, is an upgraded version of the earlier 206B model.
The JetRanger is a five-seat helicopter that is powered by a single Rolls-Royce 250-C20 engine, which provides a top speed of around 120 knots and a range of up to 365 nautical miles.
It is commonly used for a wide range of missions, including aerial filming, law enforcement, emergency medical services, and corporate transportation.
With over 7,300 Bell 206 units produced and sold worldwide, the Bell 206B3 JetRanger is a true icon of the aviation industry.