Cessna Citation Latitude – Operating Costs, Specifications, and Performance Data

Compare the fixed costs, variable cost, and performance of Cessna Citation Latitude to over 500 jets, turboprops, helicopters and piston aircraft, with accurate data from Conklin & de Decker.

Summary

FULL AIRCRAFT NAME
Cessna Citation Latitude
AIRCRAFT NAME
Citation Latitude
AIRCRAFT MANUFACTURER
Cessna
RANGE
2455 nm
SPEED
429 kts
PASSENGERS
9 people
ACQUISITION COST
$18195000
ENGINES
Pratt && Whitney Canada PW306D1 2
AVIONICS
Garmin G5000
APU
Standard
WINGSPAN
72.4 ft
IFR CERTIFIED
Yes

Aircraft History

The Citation Latitude is a clean sheet  design, mid-size jet, introduced at the 2011 NBAA convention. It has a stand-up cabin with a flat floor and is the widest Citation cabin. At launch, it was described as being larger than the Citation XLS and cheaper to purchase than the Citation Sovereign. It is expected to compete with the Embraer Legacy 450.
 
Powered by two Pratt & Whitney Canada PW306D engines, with 5,760 pounds of thrust each. The Latitude also features a  Garmin G5000 avionics suite.
 
The first flight was in February 2014.