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C501
Name 501 Citation 1SP
Manufacturer CESSNA
Body Narrow
Type Fixed Wing
WTC Light
APC B
Engine Jet
Engine count Multi


Also manufacturered as:

CESSNA Citation 1SP
CESSNA 501 Citation 1SP


CESSNA 501 Citation 1SP

CESSNA 501 Citation 1SP

Image source: IANS

Description

Light corporate jet. In service since 1977. Single pilot version of CESSNA's C500 Citation 1.

General

Aircraft name 501 Citation 1SP
ICAO code/WTC C501 / L
Manufacturer CESSNA
Type code/APC L2J / B

Technical Data

Wing span 14.4 m47.244 ft
Length 13.3 m43.635 ft
Height 4.4 m14.436 ft
Powerplant 2 x 11.12 kN P&W JT15D-1A1 turbofans.
Engine model Pratt & Whitney Canada JT15D

For further details consult EUROCONTROL Aircraft Performance Database:

Accidents & Serious Incidents involving C501

  • C501, Birmingham UK, 2010 (CFIT HF FIRE) (On 19 November 2010, a Cessna 501 being operated by The Frandley Aviation Partnership on a domestic cargo flight from Belfast Aldergrove to Birmingham continued descent on an initially visual day ILS approach to Runway 15 into IMC and until collision with the ILS GS aerial adjacent to the intended landing runway occurred. The aircraft caught fire and was destroyed. Both pilots were injured, one seriously.)
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