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

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

Summary

FULL AIRCRAFT NAME
Cessna Citation VII
AIRCRAFT NAME
Citation VII
AIRCRAFT MANUFACTURER
Cessna
RANGE
1693 nm
SPEED
452 kts
PASSENGERS
7 people
ACQUISITION COST
$1700000
ENGINES
Honeywell Engines TFE 731-4R-2 2
AVIONICS
Insight Flight Deck (Upgrade)
APU
Optional
WINGSPAN
53.5 ft
IFR CERTIFIED
Yes

Aircraft History

The Citation VII is a Citation III with 4,000-pound thrust Honeywell TFE 731-4 engines. The Citation VII has 77 miles less range than the Citation III, with slightly better field performance. The cruise speed is 8 knots faster than the Citation III. The Citation VII went out of production in 2000 after producing 119 units.
 
The first Citation VII prototype flew in February 1991.