Cessna Citation III (650)

ICAO aircraft code C650
Manufacturer Cessna
Country United States
New price USD 8.1 million (1990)

The Cessna Citation III is an American midsize cabin business jet and the first of Cessna’s model 650 series.


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Cessna Citation III (650) specifications


ICAO aircraft code
1982 - 1992
United States
New purchase price
USD 8.1 million (1990)

Aircraft performance

Sperry/Honeywell SPZ-650
2x Garrett TFE731-3B
3,650 HP
Max Cruise Speed:
491 Kts
909 Km/h
Approach Speed (Vref):
89 Kts
Travel range:
2,348 Nm
4,348 Kilometers
Service Ceiling:
51,000 feet
Rate of Climb:
3805 feet / minute
19.33meter / second
Take Off Distance:
1435 meter - 4,707.95 feet
Landing Distance:
780 meter - 2,559.02 feet

Weight & dimensions

Max Take Off Weight:
9,980 Kg
22,002 lbs
Max Landing Weight:
9,071 Kg
19,998 lbs
Max Payload:
725 Kg
1,598 lbs
Fuel Tank Capacity:
1,220 gallon
4,618 liter
Baggage Volume:
1.7 m3 / 60 ft3

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About the Cessna Citation III (650)

The Cessna Citation III is an American midsize cabin business jet and the first of Cessna’s model 650 series. With a range above 2,000 Nms, this aircraft was designed for unmatched speed, lightweight composites, and flawless surfaces to trim down on drag, and dressed with a completely new fuselage, with a super-critical swept-back wing and T-tail configuration.

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