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CESSNA 650 Citation 3/6/7

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Name 650 Citation 3/6/7
Manufacturer CESSNA
Body Narrow
Wing Fixed Wing
Position Low wing
Tail T-tail
WTC Medium
Type code L2J
Engine Jet
Engine count Multi
Position Both sides of rear fuselage
Landing gear Tricycle retractable
Mass group 3

Manufacturered as:

CESSNA Citation 7
CESSNA Citation 3
CESSNA Citation 6
CESSNA 650 Citation 3
CESSNA 650 Citation 6
CESSNA 650 Citation 7

CESSNA 650 Citation 3/6/7

CESSNA 650 Citation 3/6/7 CESSNA 650 Citation 3/6/7 3D


Medium-size corporate jet. In service since 1983 (Citation 7 since 1992). Designed as a high performance, mid-size long range corporate jet to supplement the Citation 1 and Citation 2, with swept super critical wing, new turbofans, T-tail and a new stretched fuselage. Citation 6 low cost derived from Citation 3. Citation 7 new improved version with more powerful engines and higher performance. Citation 7: MTOW 10,183 kg22,449.672 lbs <br />10.183 tonnes <br />.

Technical Data

Wing span 16.31 m53.51 ft <br />
Length 16.9 m55.446 ft <br />
Height 5.11 m16.765 ft <br />
Powerplant Citation 3/6: 2 x 16.24 kN Allied Signal TFE 731-3B-100S turbofans.

Citation 7: 2 x 18,5 kN Allied Signal TFE 731-4R-2S turbofans.

Engine model Garrett TFE731

Performance Data

Take-Off Initial Climb
(to 5000 ft)
Initial Climb
(to FL150)
Initial Climb
(to FL240)
MACH Climb Cruise Initial Descent
(to FL240)
(to FL100)
Descent (FL100
& below)
V2 (IAS) kts IAS kts IAS kts IAS kts MACH TAS 450 kts MACH IAS kts IAS kts Vapp (IAS) kts
Distance 1579 m ROC ft/min ROC ft/min ROC ft/min ROC ft/min MACH 0.78 ROD ft/min ROD ft/min MCS kts Distance 1500 m
MTOW 99009,900 kg <br />9.9 tonnes <br /> kg Ceiling FL470 ROD ft/min APC B
WTC M Range 23402,340 nm <br />4,333,680 m <br />4,333.68 km <br />14,218,110.247 ft <br /> NM

Accidents & Serious Incidents involving C650

None on SKYbrary