26 / 06 / 2023

Bombardier Challenger 650

Discover the Bombardier Challenger 650 heavy jet.

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The Bombardier Challenger 650 is a private jet that delivers exceptional performance, luxury, and versatility. With its spacious cabin, impressive speed, and long-range capabilities, this aircraft is a top choice for discerning travelers. Whether you’re flying for business or leisure, the Challenger 650 offers a superior travel experience, ensuring you reach your destination in style and comfort.

What is the cabin experience like in a Challenger 650? 

Step into the cabin of the Bombardier Challenger 650 and prepare to be impressed. With a capacity for up to 12 passengers, this aircraft offers a luxurious and comfortable environment for you and your guests. The cabin features plush seating, ample legroom, and state-of-the-art entertainment systems, allowing you to work or relax during your flight. The large windows provide stunning panoramic views, creating an inviting and airy atmosphere.

At what speeds can the Challenger 650 fly? 

The Bombardier Challenger 650 is known for its impressive speed capabilities. Powered by two General Electric CF34-3B engines, this exceptional aircraft can reach a maximum speed of approximately 541 miles per hour. With this velocity, you can swiftly traverse the skies and reach your destination efficiently.

What is the range of a Challenger 650?

With a maximum range of approximately 4,000 nautical miles (4,603 miles or 7,408 kilometers), this jet allows for nonstop travel between popular destinations such as New York to London or Los Angeles to Honolulu. Say goodbye to unnecessary layovers and enjoy the convenience and time-saving benefits of this exceptional aircraft.

For which routes is the Challenger 650 best suited?

The Bombardier Challenger 650 is a versatile aircraft that is well-suited for a wide range of routes. It excels in both short-haul and long-haul flights, making it a preferred choice for business and leisure travel. Whether you need to fly between major cities or reach remote destinations, the Challenger 650’s range and performance ensure you can reach your desired locations with ease. Additionally, its ability to access smaller airports and regional hubs provides flexibility and convenience.

What are comparable aircraft to the Challenger 650?

If you’re considering the Bombardier Challenger 650, you may also want to explore similar aircraft with comparable features. One alternative to consider is the Gulfstream G550, which offers similar long-range capabilities and luxurious amenities. Another option is the Embraer Legacy 650, known for its spacious cabin and exceptional performance. These aircraft provide comparable levels of luxury, versatility, and range, giving you options to suit your specific travel needs.

Technical Data

Category Aircraft data
Manufacturer Bombardier Aerospace
Model Challenger 650
Number of units +100
Production period 2015 – Present
Engine Two General Electric CF34-3B engines
Price Approx. $32 million (varies based on configuration and options)
Crew Minimum of two pilots
Toilets Lavatory onboard


Cabin Specifications

Passengers: up to 12
Cabin Height: 6 feet (1.83 meters)
Cabin Width: 7 feet 11 inches (2.41 meters)
Cabin Length: 28 feet 5 inches (8.66 meters)
Baggage Capacity: 6 golf bags, 2 large suitcases, 2 small pieces (3.3 cubic meters)
Range: 4,000 nautical miles (4,603 miles or 7,408 Kilometers)
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Frequently Asked Questions

  • How much does a Bombardier Challenger 650 cost to charter?

    Charter prices vary based on factors such as route, duration, and additional services, but the approximate hourly rate for a Bombardier Challenger 650 charter is around $9,000.

  • How far can a Bombardier Challenger 650 fly?

    The Challenger 650 has a maximum range of approximately 4,000 nautical miles (4,603 miles or 7,408 Kilometers).

  • How fast does a Bombardier Challenger 650 fly?

    The Challenger 650 can reach a maximum speed of approximately Mach 0.70 (870 kph) placing it in the mid-range of private jet speeds.

  • How many suitcases fit into a Bombardier Challenger 650?

    Ample storage space of 3.3m3 for luggage, accommodating up to 6 golf bags, 2 large suitcases and 2 smaller ones.

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