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Mid Sized Jets
- Citation Excel
- Citation III
- Citation Latitude
- Citation XLS
- Citation XLS+
- Falcon 20
- Falcon 200
- Hawker 800
- Hawker 800XP
- Hawker 900XP
- Lear 55
- Lear 60
- Lear 60XR
- Lear 85
The Citation Excel is technically a mid-sized jet, with a cabin length of 18.7 feet and it a range of up to 1,907 miles – but it can take off in 3,590 feet and climb to cruising altitude in just 18 minutes, performance statistics similar to light private jets. The Excel boasts excellent handling capabilities, reliable systems, and consistent delivery of smooth, quick flights.
Passenger Seating:7/8 PassengersAirspeed:508 mph/818 kphFlight Range:1,907 miles/3,069 kilometersClimb Rate:3,500 ft/minCabin Length:18.7 feet/5.70 metersCabin Width:5.5 feet/1.68 metersCabin Height:5.68 feet/1.73 metersLavatory Style:Enclosed LavatoryBaggage Volume:90 cubic feet/2.55 cubic meters
Cessna’s line of Citation business jets is known for high-performing, economic, comfortable jets throughout the industry. The Citation III has created the perfect balance between comfort, performance, and cost, and can fly from the Midwest to either coast or nonstop from New York to Miami or Dallas to Los Angeles.
Passenger Seating:7/8 PassengersAirspeed:472 mph/760 kphFlight Range:2,345 miles/3,774 kilometersClimb Rate:3,700 ft/minCabin Length:18.7 feet/5.70 metersCabin Width:5.7 feet/1.73 metersCabin Height:5.8 feet/1.76 metersLavatory Style:Full LavatoryBaggage Volume:61 cubic feet/1.72 cubic meters
Citation Latitude Mid-Size Jet
The first business mid-size jet with a flat floor in a stand up cabin. This is the projected replacement business jet for the Hawker 800/800 XP/900 XP series. Hawker was purchased by Textron. Textron also owns Cessna.
Passenger Seating:7 PassengersAirspeed:512 mph/826 kphFlight Range:2,340 miles/5,000 kilometersClimb Rate:N/ACabin Length:21.75 feet/6.63 metersCabin Width:6.41 feet/1.96 metersCabin Height:6 feet/1.83 metersLavatory Style:Enclosed LavatoryBaggage Volume:127 cubic feet/3.6 cubic meters
The Citation XLS is a dramatic upgrade on the Citation Excel, receiving improved avionics, upgraded engines, and a redesigned nose to improve the aerodynamics of the jet. Like the excel, however, the XLS has excellent handling capabilities, reliable systems, and consistent delivery of smooth, quick flights.
Passenger Seating:8/9 PassengersAirspeed:508 MPH/818 KPHFlight Range:2,100 Miles/3,889 KilometersClimb Rate:3,560 ft/minCabin Length:18.5 Feet/5.64 MetersCabin Width:5.5 feet/1.68 metersCabin Height:5.68 feet/1.73 metersLavatory Style:Enclosed LavatoryBaggage Volume:90 cubic feet/2.55 cubic meters
Citation XLS+ Mid Size Jet
The upgrade from the Citation XLS, the XLS+ offers more range and speed in a XLS cabin. The Citation Excel/XLS/XLS+ is reported to be the least costly mid-size jet to own and operate.
Passenger Seating:8 PassengersAirspeed:502 mph/817 kphFlight Range:2,315 miles/3,889 kilometersClimb Rate:3,500 fpm/1,067 mpmCabin Length:18.5 feet/5.64 metersCabin Width:5.5 feet/1.68 metersCabin Height:5.7 feet/1.73 metersLavatory Style:Enclosed LavatoryBaggage Volume:90 cubic feet/2.55 cubic meters
Able to accommodate seven to nine passengers comfortably, the Falcon 20 is the perfect mid sized jet. With its relatively low operating costs, it is a top choice for a medium to long-range flights. Whether it’s Denver to Boston or Miami to New York, the Falcon 20 is a great jet for executive trips.
Passenger Seating:7/9 PassengersAirspeed:471 mph/758 kphFlight Range:1,956 miles/3,148 kilometersClimb Rate:3,820 ft/minCabin Length:24.4 feet/7.44 metersCabin Width:6.1 feet/1.85 metersCabin Height:5.7 feet/1.74 metersLavatory Style:Full LavatoryBaggage Volume:60 cubic feet/1.70 cubic meters
Even though the Falcon 200 is an older aircraft, it is still able to compete favorably against aircraft 20 years its junior. With a large cabin able to fit eight passengers comfortably, the Falcon 200 is a great jet for those who want an economical travel option over inter-continental distances.
Passenger Seating:7/9 PassengersAirspeed:494 mph/795 kphFlight Range:2,876 miles/4,629 kilometersClimb Rate:3,065 ft/minCabin Length:24.4 feet/7.44 metersCabin Width:6.1 feet/1.85 metersCabin Height:5.7 feet/1.74 metersLavatory Style:Full LavatoryBaggage Volume:60 cubic feet/1.70 cubic meters
Known for being the fastest and longest-range midsize-cabin business jet, the Gulfstream G150 is the first in the category to offer the improved efficiency and safety of a full-time auto throttle system (ATS). This aircraft also recently earned a full certification for its infrared enhanced vision system (EVS) with the same resolution and definition as the system offered on large-cabin airplanes.
This medium range, multiengine turbofan business aircraft lives up to Gulfstream’s standards of reliability and high performance in private jets.
Passenger Seating:7/9 PassengersAirspeed:547 mph/880 kphFlight Range:3,395 miles/5,464 kilometersClimb Rate:3,400 ft/minCabin Length:17.7 feet/5.39 metersCabin Width:5.8 feet/1.76 metersCabin Height:5.8 feet/1.76 metersLavatory Style:Full LavatoryBaggage Volume:80 cubic feet/2.26 cubic meters
The Hawker 800A and the Hawker 800XP are similar aircraft with the exception of a few details. The Hawker 800A burns an average of 30 gallons per hour less than the Hawker 800XP, is 600 pounds lighter, and has winglets, while the 800XP does not. The winglets add stability, especially in turbulent weather, but the smooth wing of the 800XP creates less drag and allows it to cruise faster and burn less fuel. The Hawker 800A is an excellent choice for business executives that wish to travel efficiently and comfortably.
Passenger Seating:8 PassengersAirspeed:490 mph/789 kphFlight Range:2,750 miles/4,426 kilometersClimb Rate:3,770 ft/minCabin Length:21.3 feet/6.50 metersCabin Width:6 feet/1.83 metersCabin Height:5.8 feet/1.77 metersLavatory Style:Full LavatoryBaggage Volume:48 cubic feet/1.13 cubic meters
The Hawker 800XP is one of the most successful private jets of all time, and for good reason. A 3-person divan, fully adjustable plush leather captains seats, and pull-out writing/dining tables are all features that set the Hawker 800XP apart from the competition.
Passenger Seating:8 PassengersAirspeed:514 mph/827 kphFlight Range:2,923 miles/4,704 kilometersClimb Rate:3,415 ft/minCabin Length:21.3 feet/6.49 metersCabin Width:6 feet/1.83 metersCabin Height:5.7 feet/1.74 metersLavatory Style:Full LavatoryBaggage Volume:40 cubic feet/1.13 cubic meters
The Hawker 900XP is a long-range business jet boasting an enhanced version of the 850XP’s winglets, adding to cruise performance and range. A midsize jet with range and comfort ideal for business use, the Hawker 900XP is capable of executing flights over such distances as Chicago to Seattle or San Francisco to Mexico City.
Passenger Seating:7/9 PassengersAirspeed:513 mph/826 kphFlight Range:3,243 miles/5,219 kilometersClimb Rate:3,415 ft/minCabin Length:21.3 feet/6.49 metersCabin Width:6 feet/1.82 metersCabin Height:5.75 feet/1.75 metersLavatory Style:Full LavatoryBaggage Volume:45 cubic feet/1.27 cubic meters
With a few design modifications on earlier models, the Lear 55 was introduced in 1981. The Lear 55 was produced to contend in a growing business aircraft market and a growing demand for greater cabin accommodations.
Passenger Seating:6/9 PassengersAirspeed:462 mph/744 kphFlight Range:2,492 miles/4,011 kilometersClimb Rate:4,059 ft/minCabin Length:16.7 feet/5.09 metersCabin Width:5.9 feet/1.8 metersCabin Height:5.7 feet/1.74 metersLavatory Style:Full LavatoryBaggage Volume:60 cubic feet/1.7 cubic meters
With the ability to hold six to seven passengers comfortably, the Learjet 60 is the biggest in the series to date. Equipped with amenities like foldout worktables, a radio/phone, and extra elbowroom, the Lear 60 is perfect for business executives who wish to travel as efficiently and productively as possible.
Passenger Seating:7/9 PassengersAirspeed:484 mph/779 kphFlight Range:2,773 miles/4,463 kilometersClimb Rate:4,500 ft/minCabin Length:17.7 feet/5.4 metersCabin Width:5.9 feet/1.8 metersCabin Height:5.7 feet/1.74 metersLavatory Style:Full LavatoryBaggage Volume:59 cubic feet/1.67 cubic meters
Although not as competitive in terms of cabin size and range, the Lear 60XR is one of the fastest and highest-flying aircraft in its class. Since 1993, over 300 of these jets have been delivered to satisfied buyers all around the world. The Lear 60XR is a great jet for inter-continental trips for those whose time is a number one priority.
Passenger Seating:7/9 PassengersAirspeed:513 mph/826 kphFlight Range:2,611 miles/4,202 kilometersClimb Rate:4,500 ft/minCabin Length:17.7 feet/5.4 metersCabin Width:5.9 feet/1.8 metersCabin Height:5.7 feet/1.74 metersLavatory Style:Full LavatoryBaggage Volume:48 cubic feet/1.36 cubic meters
The Learjet 85 is the most capable, largest, and fastest Learjet ever designed. With next-generation performance, innovative technology, comfort, and an advanced composite structure, it leaves its midsize peers in the dust.
Passenger Seating:7/9 PassengersAirspeed:515 mph/828 kphFlight Range:3,452 miles/5,556 kilometersClimb Rate:2,500 ft/minCabin Length:22.6 feet/6.88 metersCabin Width:6.1 feet/1.85 metersCabin Height:5.9 feet/1.80 metersLavatory Style:Full LavatoryBaggage Volume:130 cubic feet/3.68 cubic meters