Hawker 800

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Hawker 800
Description: The Hawker 800 first took flight in 1983, and was originally designed by British Aerospace as the “BAe 125”.  The Hawker series aircrafts are currently produced by the Hawker Beechcraft company.  The aircraft is considered to be a mid-sized corporate jet.  It is a twin-engine aircraft, and has a Max takeoff weight of 28,000 lbs. 

Manufacturer: Beechcraft Hawker (America)

Type: Corporate Aircraft / Military Surveillance Aircraft

Website: http://www.hawkerbeechcraft.com/hawker/

Operators :  The Japan Air Self-Defense Force, The Republic of Korea Air Force, and the Brazilian Air Force are the military operators of the U-125 and/or the RC-800.  Both are the military variants of the Hawker 800.  Civil operators include: Net Jets Europe, Sun Air of Scandinavia, Aurela, Corporate Flight Management, Canal Air, Execuitve Air, Executive Aircraft Services,Hangzhou Daoyuan Group,Deer Jet, Elite Air, ExecuJet Europe, Gestair, Doysa Air, Jet Flight West Corp., Republicair, Challenge Aero, Alafia Jet, Alkan Air, Aliparma
Variants:  Over the years, there have been several different variants of the Hawker 800, including: Hawker 750, Hawker 800, Hawker 800XP, Hawker XPi, Hawker 850XP, Hawker 900XP, U-125, and the RC-800


General characteristics
Crew: 2 pilots
Capacity: 8 passengers typical, 13 maximum
Length: 51 ft 2 in (15.6 m)
Wingspan: 54 ft 4 in (16.5 m)
Height: 18 ft 1 in (5.5 m)
Empty weight: 15,670 lb (7,108 kg)
Max takeoff weight: 28,000 lb (12,701 kg)
Powerplant: 2× Honeywell TFE731-5BR turbofan, 4660 lbf () each
Maximum speed: 448 kts (514 mph) 830 km/h
Cruise speed: 402 kts (463 mph) 745 km/h
Range: 2,642 nm (4,893 km)
Service ceiling: 41,000 ft (12,497 m)