13 July 2014. Newest Cessna’s private jet the Citation X+ has made its European debut in Farnborough, UK.
The world’s fastest commercial aircraft flew from Cessna’s facility in Wichita, Kansas non-stop flight to another Cessna’s facility at Paris Le Bourget Airport.
Cessna Citation X+ European Debut
Cessna Citation X+ is just has its certification by authorities and begin into services last month.
Kriya Shortt, senior vice president of Textron Aviation, holding of Cessna Company, said that the Citation X+ has been very good acceptance by its market. Couple of Citation also has been delivered to its customer in just one month since its officially services.
Cessna Citation X+ Cabin Layout
Cessna Citation X+ is a successor of Citation X, Citation X+ records speed at mach 0.935 or 976 km/h or equal to 527 ktas at maximum cruise speed, which become the fastest commercial aircraft ever built. Thanks to Rolls-Royce AE30072C2 turbofan, which is the upgrade version of old Citation X’s power plant.
Cabin Interior of Cessna Citation X+
Citation X+ has US$ 22 million at list price that will bring you around the world with maximum range about 6,312 km and good takeoff and landing distance. Cessna tweaks the avionics technology to the latest techie. In the other hand, cabin interior has also improved with longer and more spacious cabin interior for maximum 12 passengers. Cessna Citation X+ will bring luxury literally in the air to customer.