Bombardier Challenger 601-3A – Operating Costs, Specifications, and Performance Data
Compare the fixed costs, variable cost, and performance of Bombardier Challenger 601-3A to over 500 jets, turboprops, helicopters and piston aircraft, with accurate data from Conklin & de Decker.
- FULL AIRCRAFT NAME
- Bombardier Challenger 601-3A
- AIRCRAFT NAME
- Challenger 601-3A
- AIRCRAFT MANUFACTURER
- 3080 nm
- 459 kts
- 9 people
- ACQUISITION COST
- General Electric CF34-3A 2
- Honeywell Primus Epic (Upgrade)
- 64.3 ft
- IFR CERTIFIED
The Challenger 600 series of aircraft originated in 1976, from the LearStar 600, a concept that the founder of Learjet, Bill Lear, presented to Canadair. Canadair was the original builder of the Challenger series of aircraft before Bombardier purchased Canadair.
The 601-3A is an upgraded version of the Challenger 601-1A. It is equipped with upgraded GE CF34-3A engines.
The 601-3A first flew on September 28, 1986.