Our MD500 kit is designed to transport more people with enhanced safety, flexibility & capacity, saving time & potentially — lives. The quick-release hook installs in just minutes & can remain installed during refueling & positioning flights — reducing maintenance requirements & optimizing helicopter operational availability.
Boost Product Sheet MD500
+ Fully compliant with FAA AC133- 1B & 27.865 requirements.
+ Pilot controlled removable hook with 900 lb/410kg HEC Working Load Limit.
+ Removable HEC Hook enables operational flexibility by reducing overall fleet purchase costs.
+ Hook Spacing avoids unintentional hook contact & risk of damage &/or inadvertent release during flight.
+ HEC Hook “Stopper Plug” for installation when not performing HEC operations.
+ Integrated aluminum bumper to prevent fuel tank penetration during a vertical impact.
+ Most economical system available for your fleet.