C550

CESSNA 550 Citation 2

Aircraft
Name
550 Citation 2
Manufacturer
Body
Narrow
Wing
Fixed Wing
WTC
L
APC
B
Type Code
L2J
Engine
Jet
Engine Count
Multi
Manufacturered as
CESSNA 550 Citation Bravo
CESSNA 552 Citation 2
CESSNA 550 Citation 2
CESSNA Citation S2
CESSNA Citation 2
CESSNA T-47 Citation 2
CESSNA S550 Citation S2
CESSNA Citation Bravo

C550

Small to mid-size corporate jet. In service since 1978 (S2 since 1984, Bravo since 1997). Stretched Citation development, with more powerful engines, larger fuel tankage and increased wing span. Single pilot version CESSNA 551 Citation 2Sp. Replaced by CESSNA S550 Citation S2 in 1984. Returned to production in late 1985.

New version: CESSNA 552 Citation Bravo, with more powerful engines and modern avionics. Bravo: MTOW: 6,712 kg.

Technical Data
Wing span (metric)
15.90 m
Length (metric)
14.40 m
Height (metric)
4.60 m
Powerplant

Citation 2: 2 x 11.12 kN P&W JT15D-4B turbofans.

Engine Model(s)
Pratt & Whitney Canada JT15D
Pratt & Whitney Canada PW500
Indicative Performance Data
Take-Off
V2
n/a
Distance
990 m
MTOW
6000 kg
Initial Climb (to 5000 ft)
IAS
n/a
ROC
n/a
Initial Climb (to FL150)
IAS
n/a
ROC
n/a
Initial Climb (to FL240)
IAS
n/a
ROC
n/a
MACH Climb
MACH
n/a
ROC
n/a
Cruise
TAS
384 kts
MACH
0.67
Ceiling
450
Range
1900 NM
Initial Descent (to FL240)
MACH
n/a
ROD
n/a
Descent (to FL100)
IAS
n/a
ROD
n/a
Descent (FL100 & below)
IAS
n/a
MCS
n/a
ROD
n/a
Approach
Vapp (IAS)
n/a
Distance
930 m

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