Bombardier Challenger 601-3A

The 601-3A is basically 601-1A model with:

  1. A) The overall improved CF34-3A
  2. B) Standard Glass Cockpit (Sperry EDZ-800 EFIS) with integrated flight guidance and flight management systems (CAT II certified).
  3. C) Power assisted passenger door.
  4. D) Twin nose mounted landing lights.

Can be RVSM certified.

Direct Cost Per Hour (US Standard)Dollar (US)
Fuel$1,438.4
  Fuel Cost Per Gallon$4.64
  Additive Cost Per Gallon0
  Burn Rate (Gallons Per Hour)310
Maintenance$335.31
  Labor Cost Per Hour$159.84
  Parts Cost Per Hour$175.47
Engine Overhaul$433.33
Thrust Reverse Overhaul13
Miscellaneous Flight Expenses0
  Landing-Parking Fee0
  Crew Expenses0
  Supplies-Catering0
Total Direct Costs$2,220.04
Block Speed Statute Miles Per Hour408
Total Cost Per Statute Mile5.44


Annual Fixed Cost (US Standard)Dollar (US)
Crew Salaries$265,550
  Capt. Salary$148,000
  Co-pilot Salary$87,000
  Benefits$30,550
Hangar Cost$97,000
Insurance$24,817
  Hull$2,817
  Legal Liability$22,000
Misc. Overhead$79,878
  Training$45,693
  Modernization$31,985
  Nav. Equipment$2,200
Depreciation$58,688
Total Fixed Costs$525,933


Annual Budget (US Standard)Dollar (US)
Number of Seats11
Miles200000
Hours490
Total Direct Costs$1,087,820
Total Fixed Costs$525,933
Total Cost (Fixed & Direct)$1,613,753
  Cost/Hour$3,293.37
  Cost/Statute Mile$8.07
  Cost/Seat Mile$0.73
Total Cost (No Depreciation)$1,555,065
  Cost/Hour$3,173.6
  Cost/Statute Mile$7.78
  Cost/Seat Mile$0.71


Bombardier Challenger 601-3ASpecifications
Fuselage DimensionsUS standard
Length :68.5 (ft)
Height :20.8 (ft)
Wing Span :64.3 (ft)
Cabin Dimensions
Length :28' 3'' (ft)(in)
Height :6' 0'' (ft)(in)
Width :8' 2'' (ft)(in)
Typical Configuration
Crew :
Passengers :11 
Pressurization :8.8 (psi)
Fuel Capacity
Standard :16,420 (lbs)
Standard :2,451 (gal)
Optional :17,635 (lbs)
Optional :2,632 (gal)
Weight
Max. Ramp :43,250 (lbs)
Max. Takeoff :43,100 (lbs)
Zero Fuel :31,000 (lbs)
Basic Operating :26,000 (lbs)
Max. Landing :36,000 (lbs)
Speed
Vs Clean :123 (kn)
Vso Landing :103 (kn)
Normal Cruise TAS :476 (kn)
Vmo (Max Op) IAS :365 (kn)
Climb
Normal :4,443 (fpm)
Engine Out :1,314 (fpm)
Ceiling :41,000 (ft)
Landing Performance
FAA Field Length :3,300 (ft)
Takeoff Performance
SL ISA BFL :5,500 
5000' +20C BFL :10,500 
Range
Range :3,000 (nm)
Engines
Number of :
Model(s) :CF34-3A 
CF34-3A2 
Thrust (per engine) :8,650 (lbs)
Shaft (per engine) :0 (hp)
Common TBO Hours :6,000 

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