helispot

Photo ID
722
Date Taken
None
Event
None
Submitted
Feb. 6, 1999, 10 p.m.
Last Updated
Sept. 3, 2019, 1:16 a.m.
Location
None
Owner
HydroPilots
Status
Active
Category
Helicopter operators (incl. Flight Instruction)
Photographer
None
Horizontal
Side view
Vertical
Side view
Interior/Exterior
Exterior view
Single/Multiple
Single aircraft shown
Static/Moving
Aircraft is not operating
Intrument Panel
Instrument panel not shown
Close-Up Detail
Entire helicopter shown
Day/Night
Day view
Nickname
None
Military Unit
None
Military Modex
None
Aircraft Number
None
Black Helicopter
No
Notes
None

Helicopter
572
Owner
HydroPilots
Type
None
Variant
Bell 206B3 JetRanger
Tail Number
VH-YDR
Serial Number
None
Buno
None
Status
Active
In/Out of Service
Yes, helicopter is still in service
Base Location
Australia
Notes
Aircraft is the only single pilot/auto-pilot, IFR JetRanger in Australia. The aux tank fitted in the rear seat provides 4 hours of fuel, allowing aircraft to fly 120 miles out into the Coral Sea and return, holding an alternate if required for weather.