✧ The Eclipse 550 is a small business jet designed for short to medium-range flights. It falls into the category of very light jets (VLJs). It is smaller and lighter compared to larger business jets but still offers the convenience of private air travel.
✧ The Eclipse 550 can accommodate up to four passengers, including the pilot. The cabin has a compact design with a side-facing seat arrangement, providing a comfortable and intimate environment.
✧ This small aircraft was built by Eclipse Aerospace and then One Aviation.
✧ It cannot be used as a cargo aircraft.
✧ A COST-EFFECTIVE OPTION
The Eclipse 550 offers a more affordable option for private jet ownership and operation compared to larger business jets. It provides the benefits of private air travel at a lower cost, making it an attractive option for business travelers and individuals who value time-saving and convenience.
✧ A CONVENIENT AIRCRAFT
The Eclipse 550 can cruise at a maximum speed of around 430 knots (796 kilometers per hour). This allows for relatively quick travel, reducing overall flight duration.
The aircraft has a maximum range of approximately 1,125 nautical miles (2,084 kilometers). This range allows for non-stop flights between many popular city pairs and is suitable for regional travel.
✧ AN EFFICIENT OPTION
One of the standout features of the Eclipse 550 is its efficiency. It is designed to be fuel-efficient, which helps reduce operating costs. The engines are specifically chosen for their efficiency and reduced emissions.
Source: Deutsche privatjet
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