World-class used aircraft

Vortech Home
Hot Specials




Interested in this item?
Please contact us: By phone at 410-668-2757 from 1pm-7pm EST weekdays, or leave message. Or write us using the Form below.


One of the world's greatest helicopters:

Bell 205A-1 Helicopter
Bell 205A-1 Helicopter
Bell 205A-1 Helicopter

1979 BELL 205A-1 Helicopter (15 seats). TTSN 9009hrs. T53-13B Engine and -113 metal blades. Very good condition. This helicopter can be converted from the 205A-1 to the 205A-1++ model with a set of in-stock 212-015-501-115 M/R blades (635/635 remaining) and a T53-17 engine. It will meet the STC and structural requirements for the conversion. Price with the conversion of only $2,450,000 USD makes this the best priced ++ on the market by around $450,000 USD. Delivery as a ++ model would take about 45 days.

The helicopter was damaged in Germany in 1980 with approx. 250 hrs.TT. It was fully rebuilt and, since that time (1980), has remained undamaged.

Currently located in Johannesburg, South Africa. Helicopter can be shipped anywhere in the world. Will be sold with a fresh Annual.

Click to see more details and component times...

Passengers: 1 crew, 14 passengers;  Length: 44.f ft;  height: 14.5 ft;  gross weight: 9,500 lbs;  main rotor diameter: 48 ft;  engine: P&W T53-13B turboshaft;  horsepower: 1,100; max. speed: 135 mph; cruise speed: 125 mph;  range: 300 nm;  max. altitude: about 19,000 ft.

PRICE: Only $1,477,000 as-is  
Price if converted to a 205A-1++: 
(No trades)

Reasonable offers will be considered!

Phone 410-668-2757 from 1pm-7pm EST weekdays, or leave message. To write us, please use the Form below.

Information Request Form:

Let us know how to contact you and send us your question or comment.

E-mail (check for accuracy)
Cell phone
Model (identify item of interest)
Your Message


Back to:  Top | Hot Specials Home


Copyright © 2017 by Vortech, Inc. All rights reserved