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BOMBARDIER/CHALLENGER 601-3A Price and Operating Costs


The BOMBARDIER/CHALLENGER 601-3A, production in 1989-1993, requires a two man crew and can be configured in 9 seats. Maximum operating altitude of 41,000′, a optimal cruise speed of 443 knots/510 MPH, and a 3,003 NM/3,459 SM seats-full range. The BOMBARDIER/CHALLENGER 601-3A has a 5,947′ runway length (or runway plus clearway and/or stopway) and 3,436′ actual landing distance required. Cabin specifications: 06’01” cabin high, 08’02” cabin wide, and 28’04” cabin long. Maximum luggage capacity of 115.00 ft^3; 115.00 ft^3 being internal and N/A ft^3 being external.


Average price for used aircraft BOMBARDIER/CHALLENGER 601-3A is $1,959,3N/A. A $979,650.00 loan over 10 years including $4081.88 per month in interest equates to a $49,123.29 per-month payment. Based on 450 hours a year and fuel cost at $4.25 per-gallon, the BOMBARDIER/CHALLENGER 601-3A has total variable costs of $1,764,000.00, total fixed costs of $517,297.00, and hypothetical summary cost of $2,281,297.00. How much does it cost to fly: $5,069.55 per hour.

Maximal total range:
3,003 NM / 3,459 SM
Cruise speed:
443 knots / 510 MPH
Average price:
Number of passengers:
9 people


Flying 450 Hours per Year Flying 450 Hours per Year + 200 Charter Hours
Owner-operated hours 450 450
Charter-operated hours 200
Fuel Cost per-gallon $4.25 $4.25
Fixed operation and maintenance cost $517,297.00 $-203,303.00
Variable operation and maintenance cost $1,764,000.00 $1,764,000.00
How much does a helicopter cost per year $2,281,297.00 $1,560,697.00
Cost per hour $5,069.55 $3,468.22

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