Whether you’ll need to fly for a conference or vacation, hopping aboard a private Antonov An148 would be the convenient option to reach your destination. It’s known to have one of the quietest cabins around. This aircraft also has spacious interiors and its private version has a customized layout to ensure comfort among passengers. Throughout your short range flight, the Antonov An148 additionally allows for you to have a delightful trip with its in-flight entertainment system. To make the most of your prospective charter, it would also be best to inquire about the plane’s exact facilities.
Another standard feature which the Antonov An148 has would be a WiFi connection. With internet access, you can stay in touch with your friends, family and professional networks even while you’re flying. Know more about the specifications of this aircraft and reserve for your very own private flight today.
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Convenience in Cabin
With the An148’s spaciousness, it would be quite convenient for you to bring in your luggage inside the cabin. Some operators would even have a customized compartment to accommodate your baggage in the plane. Additionally, this large spaced aircraft also has a space assigned to freshly prepare your food and drinks. The galley has the small appliances and materials to have your meals and snacks ready. For passenger comfort, the lavatory may usually be found at the cabin’s rear. If you’ll also need to bring some larger-than-usual cargo with you, it would be advisable to clear this with your operator.
These interior specifications can further be telling of how convenient your ride will be, when on board the private An148:
- Space is equivalent to 70 passenger seats
- Height of Interior: 2 meters
- Width of Interior: 3.15 meters
- Average Take Off Weight: 41,000 pounds
Competitive Speeds for Short Range Flights
Compared to much smaller planes, you’ll find how the An148 has reliable speeds for you to reach your intended location at the soonest time possible. If you’re flying from Toronto, Canada, you can reach as far as Newfoundland and Labrador, Florida, USA or Texas, USA on this aircraft. These can be done within just a little over an hour.
Have a look through these performance details, so you may gauge how far and fast the An148 can go:
- Speed: 470 knots (kts) or nautical miles per hour (nm)
- Range: 1,096 nautical miles or 2,029 kilometers
- Maximum Altitude: 40,000 feet
Will you also happen to fly at the farthest range of this aircraft? If so, it would be safe for you to ask of its allowable cargo load and passenger count with the operator. Generally, a lighter plane lets your reach much farther destinations within the fastest paces.
Manufactured by Antonov from Ukraine, the An148 had its first flight in 2004. This aircraft has roughly 42 units produced and being flown all over the world. With its limited production count, it would certainly be a treat for private jet setters to reserve an exclusive flight on this aircraft. Today, this aircraft has about 8 variants with Cubana de Aviación, Rossiya Airlines and Ukraine Air Enterprise as its primary users. The An148 is also known to be comparable or in direct competition with other top aircraft like Tupolev Tu-334, Comac ARJ21 and BAe 146/Avro RJ.
If you’re planning up a short range flight, it would be a much more convenient idea to charter for a private An148. This aircraft has wisely combined practicality, comfort and convenience for exclusive passengers to enjoy. Book your very own flight on this plane by seeing our system below and getting a live quote today: