General information about the Citation II / Citation Bravo
The Cessna 550 is commonly referred to as Citation II. It is a twin-engine business jet of the US company Cessna. The machine belongs to the family of the Citation range. The first flight had the Citation II on January 31, 1977, followed a year later followed by the market entry. In the period from 1978 to 1994, 733 pieces of the Citation II were produced. Her successor was the Citation Bravo. Of these, 337 were made in the period between 1996 and 2006. The Citation II is an extended version of the Citation I. The machine is used not only as a cruise aircraft, but also as a photo, measurement, research and ambulance aircraft. In 1997, the Citation II was replaced by the Citation Bravo. This has few changes, only the engines were replaced. The machine is also used militarily. Users include:
- United States
- United States Navy
- Saudi Arabia
- South Africa
Technical data for the Cessna Citation II / Citation Bravo
The Citation Bravo can accommodate a maximum of two crew members and up to ten passengers. It is 14.39 meters long and has a height of 4.57 meters. The span is 15.90 meters and the wing area is 30.0 square meters. The empty weight of the aircraft is 3,970 kilograms and the maximum mass of straw affects 6,715 kilograms. The Citation Bravo has a maximum cruising speed of 743 kilometers per hour and a maximum range of 3,520 kilometers. The plane has a maximal service ceiling of 13,716 meters and the thrust is twice 12.8 kilonewtons. The engines are from Pratt & Whitney, model PW530A.
Products and services for the Citation II / Citation Bravo
For the Cessna Citation II and the Cessna Citation Bravo we offer the Cavity Oven. This is not only offered for these machines, but for the entire product range of the Cessna Citation. In addition, we carry out maintenance and servicing according to EASA or FAA specifications and change your machine according to your individual requirements. Upgrades of the avionics, changes of the exterieur or interior and individual modifications we carry out gladly. Please do not hesitate to contact us with your request.