Piper M500

Overview

The M500 cabin layout is configured to seat four or five passengers comfortably in a pressurized environment. Cabin dimensions are 12.3ft in length, 4.1ft in width and 3.9ft in height. A rear airstair-style entry door is aft of the port wing. The primary benefit of the turbine-powered Meridian 500T over its predecessor the piston-powered Mirage, is additional speed with a high-speed cruise of 262 kts. The Pratt & Whitney PT6A-42A turboprop engine is generously flat-rated with 500shp available for takeoff at sea level to +55 degrees C.


Aircraft Characteristics


Certified Crew
1
Typical / Maximum Cabin Passenger Capacity
4/5
Take Off Ground Roll (FT)
2,438
Landing Ground Roll (FT)
2110
Balanced Field Length [SL/ISA TMP] (FT)
2438
Maximum Fuel (GL)
170
Length (FT)
29.6
Wingspan (FT)
43
Height (FT)
11.3
Cabin Height (FT)
3.9
Cabin Width (FT)
4.1
Cabin Length (FT)
12.3
Baggage Capacity Internal / External (CFT)
0/42
Powerplant
P&WC PT6A-42A

General Information


Years Aircraft Manufactured
2016-Present
Estimated Retail Price Low
1,774,000
Estimated Retail Price High
1,990,000
Aircraft Category
SE Turboprop

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Range Map

The Piper M500 has a range of 834 nautical miles. Type in your city or airport identifier for a visual representation of the NBAA IFR Range (NM) for this aircraft.


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