Bombardier Challenger 850

Bombardier Challenger 850

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The Bombardier Challenger 800 is the largest super-mid size business aircraft offered by Bombardier Aerospace. It is based on Bombardier’s 50-seatCRJ200LR. The Challenger 850 is the updated, current version.

Design and development

The Challenger 850 is derived from the Bombardier CRJ200 airliner. It is capable of accommodating 15-19 passengers. The Challenger 850 jet has a transcontinental range and a high-speed cruise of Mach 0.80.

The average price for the Challenger 850 is $31.862 million.

General characteristics

  • Crew: 2 + 1
  • Capacity: 15 to 19 passengers
  • Length: 87.83 ft (26.77 m)
  • Wingspan: 69.58 ft (21.21 m)
  • Height: 20.42 ft (6.22 m)
  • Wing area: 520.4 ft2 (48.35 m2)
  • Empty weight: 34,790 lb (15,780 kg)
  • Useful load: 18,210 lb (8,261 kg)
  • Max. takeoff weight: 53,250 lb (24,041 kg)
  • Powerplant: 2 × General Electric CF34-3B1 turbofan engines, 8,729 lbf (38.84 kN) each

Performance

  • Cruise speed: 442 kts (819 km/h)
  • Range: 2,811 nm (5,206 km)
  • Service ceiling: 41,000 ft (12,497 m)
  • Balanced field length (SL, ISA, MTOW): 6,305 ft (1,922 m)
  • Landing distance (SL, ISA, MLW): 2,910 ft (887 m)
  • Noise Level (EPNdB): Flyover: 78.8, Approach: 92.1, Lateral: 82.4
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