Planning up a trip to Kansas, USA from Toronto, Canada? Then you can reach your intended location within an hour or so, via the Dornier 328Jet. Instead of going on a road trip which usually takes 18 hours, a private charter lets you make better use of your travel time. Did you know this aircraft has Short Take Off and Landing (STOL) features? This means it can fly to or from much smaller airports. You can definitely opt for more secluded areas without having to line up in cramped airports.
Whether you’re going to an urgent meeting or a getaway, hopping aboard the Dornier 328Jet also means you’ll get to enjoy its cabin’s features. The Dornier 328Jet has a galley to prepare your refreshments. The preparation area may have small appliances, compartments which function as a pantry, and cutlery. Your chartered, private plane may even have a microwave oven, coffee maker and fridge to store your food.
The plane’s features may vary per operator, but one standard inclusion would be the WiFi connection. With access to the internet while flying, you’ll get to stay in touch with your family, friends and professional network. Know more about the Dornier 328Jet’s exact specifications, and charter for a private ride on board this plane today.
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By chartering for a private flight on board the Dornier 328Jet, you’ll get to make the most of your trip by enjoying its interior amenities. To ensure passenger comfort on the way to its intended destination, this aircraft also has a lavatory at the cabin’s rear. You may also inquire about the aircraft’s in-flight entertainment features, so you may further have an enjoyable flight.
These interior specifications can be your guide in gauging how enjoyable a ride aboard the Dornier 328Jet can get:
- Can seat up to 34 passengers
- Height of Interior: 2.18 meters
- Width of Interior: 1.88 meters
- Capacity for Luggage: 222 cubic feet
- Maximum Take Off Weight (MTOW): 34,524 pounds
Sturdy Rides on Short Range Flights
The Dornier 328Jet has a steady speed which can reach short range destinations. It even has the capacity to run and fly from, or to shorter airport strips. If you plan to reach a smaller airport that’s much nearer your intended location, then this should be the ideal aircraft to fit your needs.
These are some of the performance details of the jet, so you can gauge how far and fast the Dornier 328Jet can go:
- Speed: 360 knots (kts) or nautical miles per hour (nm)
- Range: 900 nautical miles or 1,666 kilometers
- Maximum Altitude: 35,000 feet
- Climbing Rate: 3,690 feet
Will you happen to reach the plane’s farthest range? Then it would also be best to ask about its allowable load of passengers and baggage with the operator. This way, they may jot down the most applicable routes and schedules as part of your flight plan. Generally, a much lighter aircraft means you’ll get to reach much farther destinations at faster rates.
Manufactured by Fairchild Dornier, the Dornier 328Jet had its first flight in 1998. It currently has about 110 units being flown all over the world, with Skyway Airlines and Ultimate Air Shuttle among its primary users. Powered by 2 Pratt & Whitney Canada engines, this plane further had 3 variants to function for different applications. Some of its competing planes include the Bombardier CRJ200 and Embraer ERJ 135.
The Dornier 328Jet would definitely be an awesome choice if you’d like to fly in style and with utmost comfort during a short range trip. Make the most of your upcoming flight by seeing our live system below, and getting your very own live quote today: