Introduced in 1999, the Learjet 45 was the first clean sheet designed aircraft from Bombardier since the Learjet 23 and set the standard in a new aircraft category – the super-light business jet. Today it is the most popular business jet in Africa in it’s class. All seats may be adjusted for maximum comfort and with a typical cruise altitude of 45,000 feet the cabin is quiet and it flies well above most bad weather and air traffic on the busy business routes throughout Africa.
BASE: Lanseria, South Africa
YEAR OF MANUFACTURE: 2001, refurbished 2013
NUMBER OF PASSENGERS: 8
CRUISING ALTITUDE: 45,000 ft / 14,515 m
CRUISING SPEED: 459 kts / 850 km/hr
NON-STOP RANGE: 1,700 nm / 3,145 km