Cessna Citation S/II – Operating Costs, Specifications, and Performance Data

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

Summary

FULL AIRCRAFT NAME
Cessna Citation S/II
AIRCRAFT NAME
Citation S/II
AIRCRAFT MANUFACTURER
Cessna
RANGE
1430 nm
SPEED
386 kts
PASSENGERS
7 people
ACQUISITION COST
$650000
ENGINES
Pratt && Whitney Canada JT15D-4B 2
AVIONICS
Honeywell Primus Elite Series (Upgrade)
WINGSPAN
52.2 ft
IFR CERTIFIED
Yes

Aircraft History

Cessna announced the stretched version of the Citation I in September 1976. The cabin was lengthened by a little over 3 feet and the center aisle was dropped 4.8 inches. This increased cabin volume by 58 cubic feet. Thrust from each powerful Pratt & Whitney JT15D4 engines was increased from 2,200 to 2,500 pounds. The normal cruise speed increased by 22 knots.
 
The Citation II first flew on January 31, 1977.