Bell 505 Emergency Float System

Mission Equipment
Part Number: 651.6004
Aircraft Models: Bell - 505

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The DART Aerospace 505 Emergency Float System delivers added safety with industry leading performance for over water helicopter operations. The system is available as a factory installed option or an aftermarket conversion. This kit includes fwd, mid & aft floats manufactured using our patented lightweight urethane-coated fabric. This kit also includes skid extensions compatible with OEM skid landing gear. This maintenance friendly system can either be serviced by... Read more
The DART Aerospace 505 Emergency Float System delivers added safety with industry leading performance for over water helicopter operations. The system is available as a factory installed option or an aftermarket conversion. This kit includes fwd, mid & aft floats manufactured using our patented lightweight urethane-coated fabric. This kit also includes skid extensions compatible with OEM skid landing gear. This maintenance friendly system can either be serviced by the end user or sent back to DART (or one of our worldwide approved repair & overhaul centers) for factory level service. Total care and exchange programs are also available. *Additional tools required for installation: 606.7803; tools can be reused for multiple installations. Part number is for complete system including: reservoir, float bags and covers, necessary wiring and plumbing. installation. Read less

Description

The DART Aerospace 505 Emergency Float System delivers added safety with industry leading performance for over water helicopter operations. The system is available as a factory installed option or an aftermarket conversion. This kit includes fwd, mid & aft floats manufactured using our patented lightweight urethane-coated fabric. This kit also includes skid extensions compatible with OEM skid landing gear. This maintenance friendly system can either be serviced by the end user or sent back to DART (or one of our worldwide approved repair & overhaul centers) for factory level service. Total care and exchange programs are also available. *Additional tools required for installation: 606.7803; tools can be reused for multiple installations. Part number is for complete system including: reservoir, float bags and covers, necessary wiring and plumbing. installation.

Key Features

  • 6 pod Tri-bag float design
  • Single inflation reservoir
  • Patented lightweight urethane-coated fabric
  • Designed with multi air-holding chambers
  • Valve is field replaceable
  • Compatible with DART Bearpaws

Key Benefits

  • Improved stability due to Tri-bag float design
  • Optimized floor space with reservoir installed on baggage compartment wall
  • Worldwide R&O support

Approvals

Approval type Authority Reference number Aircraft approved Description
STC JCAB - Japan STC-440-OSA 505 Emergency Float System
STC TCCA - Canada SH18-9 505 Emergency Float System Installation
STC DGCA - Mexico IA-623/2019 505 Instalación del sistema de flotación de emergencia
STC FAA - USA SR04133NY 505 Installation of Emergency Float System
STC EASA - Europe 10067422 505 Installation of emergency flotation system
STC DGCA - Indonesia SR035 505 Installation of Emergency Float System
STC CAAP - Philippines C-21-0101 505 Emergency Float System on Bell 505 Rotorcraft

OEM Cross References

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External Warning

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Prerequisite

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Compatible With

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Not Compatible With

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Flight Restrictions

Max airspeed of inflation: 80 KIAS. Max airspeed with floats inflated: 80 KIAS

Installation Time

60 hrs

Dimensions And Weight

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  • Weight Display: 99.90 lbs. / 45.31 kg

Load Capacity And Volume

  • Volume: N/A
  • Load Capacity: N/A

Technical Documentation

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