Bell 205/UH-1 STCs & Upgrades
With the acquisition of Heli-Trade, the renowned expert in aftermarket improvements for the Bell 205/UH-1 series helicopter, Hillsboro Aviation offers a complete line of innovative upgrades for this venerable workhorse. Our STC upgrades dramatically improve performance, reliability and safety while also reducing operational costs.
In addition to offering the STCs for sale, Hillsboro Aviation is able to support Bell medium owners and operators with parts sales and our maintenance capabilities as a Bell medium Customer Service Facility.
- 212 Rotor System – increases blade retirement life by 60%
- T53-17A/B Engine – greatly increases performance in hot/high/heavy conditions
- Nine Passenger – when combined with T53-17A/B Engine and 212 Rotor System STCs, provides for fully converting and operating in a nine passenger configuration
- T53 Engine Wash Kit – fully contained, “hot-fired” wash system for T53 engines
- Centrisep® Particle Separator – continuous engine protection, eliminates filters and lowers maintenance costs
- Vertical Reference Door – enables pilot to safely monitor aircraft and engine systems while maintaining unobstructed view of the sling load
- Left Hand Pilot-In-Command – allows for PIC operations from the left or right seat
- Howell EGT/MGT Indicator/Monitor System – indicates both critical engine performance parameters and usage monitoring for trend analysis
- Manual Start Fuel Switch – provides option to manually control fuel flow during start reducing potential for hot or hung starts
- Dual Electric Boost Pump – eliminates need to drain fuel tanks when changing filter
- Bell 204, 205, 212 and T53 engine parts
- Bell 205 Fuselages
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For additional information on STCs and parts, contact our Parts Sales Manager.