Cessna Citation SII
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The SII is a variation of Cessna’s best ever selling business jet, and given its low operating costs is a viable alternative to business class travel to capital cities or regional centres for the VIP traveller. The Citation SII can comfortably seat seven passengers with overnight baggage and is equipped with the latest navigation and communication equipment.
The Cessna Citation SII, though now considered a classic, remains a respected light business jet known for its compact yet comfortable cabin, strong performance capabilities, and enduring appeal. With an overall length of approximately 43.6 feet and a wingspan of about 47.3 feet, the Citation SII provides a roomy interior despite its smaller dimensions. The cabin dimensions typically include a height of 4.8 feet, a width of 4.9 feet, and a length of 16.7 feet, comfortably accommodating up to seven passengers.
In terms of pricing, the Cessna Citation SII is often regarded as a cost-effective option in the world of private jet ownership. In the pre-owned market, you can find Citation SII models with prices ranging from approximately $500,000 to $1.5 million, making it an attractive choice for individuals and businesses seeking a budget-friendly yet reliable means of air travel.
Performance-wise, the Citation SII is equipped with twin Pratt & Whitney Canada JT15D-4B turbofan engines, allowing it to achieve a maximum cruise speed of around 420 knots (778 kilometres per hour) and a maximum range of approximately 1,600 nautical miles (2,963 kilometres). This enables non-stop connections between cities like New York to Miami or Los Angeles to Salt Lake City. The aircraft is well-suited for accessing smaller runways, providing flexibility in reaching airports closer to your ultimate destination. While it may not have the latest technology and avionics, the Citation SII continues to be a reliable and cost-effective choice for those looking for a private jet that offers a balanced blend of efficiency, comfort and affordability.