Extra Aircraft Extra 500 – Operating Costs, Specifications, and Performance Data

Compare the fixed costs, variable cost, and performance of Extra Aircraft Extra 500 to over 500 jets, turboprops, helicopters and piston aircraft, with accurate data from Conklin & de Decker.

Summary

FULL AIRCRAFT NAME
Extra Aircraft Extra 500
AIRCRAFT NAME
Extra 500
AIRCRAFT MANUFACTURER
Extra Aircraft
RANGE
560 nm
MAX RANGE (30 MIN RESERVE)
1600 nm
SPEED
225 kts
PASSENGERS
5 people
ACQUISITION COST
$1795000
ENGINES
Rolls Royce 250-B17F/2 1
AVIONICS
Avidyne Entegra 2
WINGSPAN
38.06 ft
IFR CERTIFIED
Yes

Aircraft History

Extra Aircraft Company, normally known for their highly competitive aerobatic aircraft, is the manufacturer of the Extra 500, a composite, single-engine turboprop business aircraft. A six-seater pressurized aircraft, the cabin is outfitted with leather seats, 12-volt power outlets and a six-place intercom. The cockpit includes an Avidyne Entegra 2 avionics suite, as well as an S-Tec 55X autopilot. Power is provided by a Rolls-Royce 250-B17F/2 450 shp engine turning a five-blade MT composite propeller.