Dassault Falcon 10

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Dassault Falcon 10
Description:   The Falcon 10 Aircraft was introduced into service in 1971.  Despite being named the Falcon 10, it actually came after the Falcon 20 aircraft.  After building 226 Falcon 10 aircrafts, Dassault ceased production on this type in 1989.  There are a few variants of this aircraft, including: Minifalcon – Which was the original design name for the Falcon 10.  Falcon 10 – The executive jet version.  Falcon 10MER – This was developed for the French army.  Falcon 100 – This was designed to replace the Falcon 10, and included an increase in Take-off weight, larger luggage compartments, and a glass cockpit.   
Manufacturer:  Dassault Aviation (France)
Type: Corporate Business Jet
Website:  http://www.dassault-aviation.com/
Operators : Luftwaffe (Germany), Royal Malaysian Air Force, Royal Air Force (Great Britain), and the Mexican Air Force all operate the Bombardier Global Express Aircraft.  Civil operators include:  Airfix Aviation, Comlux, EON Aviation, ExecuJet Aviation Group, Global Jet, Linfox Aviation, Reliance Aviation,TAG Aviation, Ion Tiriac Aviation, Tyrolean Jet Services, and Cukurova Aviation
SPECIFICATIONS

  • Crew: 2
  • Capacity: 4-8
  • Length: 13.86 m (45 ft 5.75 in)
  • Wingspan: 13.08 m (42 ft 11 in)
  • Height: 4.61 m (15 ft 1.5 in)
  • Wing area: 24.1 m² (259.42 ft²)
  • Empty weight: 4880 kg (10760 lb)
  • Gross weight: 8500 kg (18740 lb)
  • Powerplant: 2 × Garrett TFE731-2 turbofans, 14.65 kN (3,230 lbf) thrust each each

Performance

  • Cruising speed: 912 km/h (566 mph)
  • Range: 3560 km (2212 miles)