Learjet 60/60XR Mid Jet for charter
The world’s fastest, highest-flying midsize jet, this superior aircraft is also one of the most popular in its class. Outpacing the competition with its high-speed cruise and impressive time-to-climb performance, it also delivers the range to connect most major cities. Featuring a standup cabin and the most seated head- and shoulder-room in its class, the Learjet 60* XR* aircraft is designed to give you all the freedom that comfortable, premium private travel can bring.
The Learjet 60, is the largest members of the Learjet family, and date back to development work undertaken in the late 1970s.
The improved Learjet 60 first flew in its basic definitive form in June 1991 (the modified Learjet 55 prototype earlier served as a proof of concept aircraft for the 60 with Garrett engines). It differs from the 55 in having a 1.09m (43in) fuselage stretch and new Pratt & Whitney Canada PW305 turbofans. Certification of the 60 was awarded in January 1993, with first deliveries following shortly afterwards.
The Learjet 60 is said to have been designed for a niche