Cessna Citation CJ3+ gains FAA certificate
Cessna Citation CJ3+ is awarded its type certificate from the FAA.
Cessna’s Citation CJ3+ business jet has been awarded type certification from the FAA, less than six months after the company introduced the new model in March.
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Chris Hearne, vice president, jets says: “Cessna is committed to new product development and the swift progress of the Citation CJ3+, from announcement to certification and on to the market, is a perfect example of that laser-like focus.”
“The CJ3+ incorporates the latest in technology for the cockpit and for the passenger cabin which is exactly what the customer has asked us to do, and that has always been a hallmark of Cessna’s new product innovations,” adds Hearne.
The Citation CJ3+ seats nine passengers, is certified for single pilot.
The aircraft is fitted with the Garmin, the G3000 integrated avionics suite.
The CJ3+ has a range of up to 2,070 nautical miles, and can fly passengers nonstop from Washington, DC, to Mexico City; or London to Moscow; or Shanghai to Bangkok; or Lima to São Paulo.