Pilatus PC-24 – Operating Costs, Specifications, and Performance Data

Compare the fixed costs, variable cost, and performance of Pilatus PC-24 to over 500 jets, turboprops, helicopters and piston aircraft, with accurate data from Conklin & de Decker.

Summary

FULL AIRCRAFT NAME
Pilatus PC-24
AIRCRAFT NAME
PC-24
AIRCRAFT MANUFACTURER
Pilatus
RANGE
1525 nm
SPEED
440 kts
PASSENGERS
6 people
ACQUISITION COST
$11134960
ENGINES
Williams FJ44-4A 2
AVIONICS
Pilatus ACE
APU
Standard
WINGSPAN
55.75 ft
IFR CERTIFIED
Yes

Aircraft History

Pilatus Aircraft of Switzerland introduced its first jet-powered aircraft at the European Business Aviation convention & Exhibition in Geneva on May 21, 2013. The PC-24 offers the same forward airstair and large aft cargo door found in the PC-12. It is also approved for operations from unimproved runways and gravel air strips.
 
The first flight was on May 11, 2015.
 
The PC-24 is powered by two Williams FJ-44-4A Turbofan enginesproviding 3,420 pounds of thrust each.
 
The cockpit contains Honeywell’s Advanced Cockpit Environment (ACE) with four screen avionics and auto throttles.
 
The PC-24 was certified on December 7, 2017, and first delivery was to Plane Sense, a Fractional Operator in Portsmouth, NH.