Planning to take on a regional or nearby international flight? Perhaps you’re taking on a business journey or will be going on a Southern American vacation. Either way, the Citation XLS+ provides you with the luxuries you’ll need to have a restful and convenient flight. As you hop on board the plane, you’ll immediately see the cockpit on the left and galley on the right. The galley will have the small appliances and materials to ensure your snacks plus meals will be freshly prepared. The small appliances include a microwave oven, coffee maker with espresso machine and chiller to store your wine plus other beverages.
As you keep walking through the aircraft’s cabin, you’ll get to see a divan plus club laid out passenger seats. The passenger seats may be reclined for comfort. A pull out table is also available on each side of the passenger seat, so you can use it for relishing meals. The same table may be used as a platform for laptops, so you can check your emails and update your cloud based documents. With the use of WiFi connection, you can also take video calls or send instant messages to delegate instructions to your teams while flying. Know more about the specifications of your private Citation XLS+ and be sure to charter for your very own flight today.
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Comfort and Practicality in a Flight
As you climb on board the Citation XLS+, you’ll find how this aircraft has a set of customized, in-flight entertainment system. With the use of its WiFi connection, you can watch streaming videos or series on the way to your destination. Take the time to relax and appreciate your experience the plane’s cabin, especially when you’re gearing up for a business meeting upon landing. To make the most of your flight, it would be best to ask about the aircraft’s specifications from your operator.
Have a read through these interior specifications, so you may have a better idea of how you’ll experience your ride on the Citation XLS+:
- Can seat up to 9 passengers
- Height of Interior: 1.65 meters
- Width of Interior: 1.7 meters
- Capacity for Luggage: 90 cubic feet
- Maximum Take Off Weight (MTOW): 20,200 pounds
Speedy Glides on Mid-Range Flights
If you’re flying from Toronto, Canada, the Citation XLS+ can take you to as far as Nunavut, Thule Air Base in Greenland or California, USA. This aircraft has the speed for you to reach its farthest possible destination within 2 hours or more.
To know how far and fast the Citation XLS+ can go, have a look through the following performance details:
- Speed: 430 knots (kts) or nautical miles per hour (nm)
- Range: 2,000 nautical miles or 3,704 kilometers
- Maximum Altitude: 45,000 feet
- Climbing Rate: 3,500 feet per minute
Will you also be maxing out the range of this aircraft? Then it would be advisable for you to inquire about its allowable passenger count and baggage weight with the operator. Generally, a lighter aircraft can lead you to farther destinations within much faster paces.
Manufactured by American company Cessna, the Citation XLS+ had its first flight in 1996. Today, it roughly has 575 aircrafts being flown all over the world. Most of its operators include private jet owners, executives and corporations. Among its clients also include the Swiss Air Force. Additionally, this plane’s facilities and performance are usually compared with the Bombardier Challenger and Dassault Falcon among other top corporate jets.
If you’re taking on a regional flight soon, it would be much more convenient and comfy for you to charter for a private Citation XLS+. See our system below and get your very own live quote today: