DASSAULT Falcon 20

Aircraft
Name: 
Falcon 20
Manufacturer: 
Body: 
Narrow
Wing: 
Fixed Wing
Position: 
Low wing
Tail: 
Cruciform tail
WTC
M
APC
B
Type Code: 
L2J
Engine: 
Jet
Engine Count: 
Multi
Position: 
Both sides of rear fuselage
Landing gear: 
Tricycle retractable
Manufacturered as
DASSAULT Falcon 20
DASSAULT Falcon 200
DASSAULT Gardian
DASSAULT Guardian
DASSAULT HU-25 Guardian
DASSAULT Mystere 20
DASSAULT Mystere 200

FA20

Medium range corporate jet. In service since 1965 (200 since 1981). Initial model of Falcon/Mystère family. Replaced by Falcon/Mystère 200, improved development with more powerful engines,improved range and improved fuel consumption. In production until 1988. Production of Falcon/Mystère 20 ceased in 1983. Used in some military versions as VIP transport, ECM trainer and maritime patrol (U.S. Coast Guard type HU-25 Guardian). Falcon/Mystère 200: MTOW 14,500kg.

Technical Data
Wing span: 
16.30 m
Length: 
17.15 m
Height: 
5.32 m
Powerplant: 

20: 2 x 19.6 kN GE CF700-2D-2 turbofans.

Engine Model: 
Garrett ATF3, General Electric CF700
Indicative Performance Data
Take-Off
V2: 
120 kts
Distance: 
1600 m
MTOW: 
13160 kg
Initial Climb (to 5000 ft)
IAS: 
150 kts
ROC: 
3000 ft/min
Initial Climb (to FL150)
IAS: 
270 kts
ROC: 
2000
Initial Climb (to FL240)
IAS: 
270 kts
ROC: 
1500 ft/min
MACH Climb
MACH: 
0.70
ROC: 
1500 ft/min
Cruise
TAS: 
420 kts
MACH: 
0.76
Ceiling: 
420
Range: 
2300 NM
Initial Descent (to FL240)
MACH: 
0.70
ROD: 
1000 ft/min
Descent (to FL100)
IAS: 
250 kts
ROD: 
3000 ft/min
Descent (FL100 & below)
IAS: 
220 kts
MCS: 
160 kts
ROD: 
1500 ft/min
Approach
Vapp (IAS): 
110 kts
Distance: 
1100 m

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