Unveiled in May 2014 at European Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (EBACE), the latest addition to the growing Falcon business jet family rolled out on December 17, 2014 and made its maiden flight on February 6, 2015.

It offers a range of 6,450 nm /11,945 km and all the advanced technological features of the popular Falcon 7X from which it is derived, including the industry’s quietest and most comfortable cabin.

The 8X also features the greatest range and the longest cabin in the Falcon line, along with the most extensive selection of cabin configurations available on any large cabin business jet.

Falcon 8X
Falcon 8X

Datasheet

External dimensions

Height (with optional fin tip radome) 26 ft 1 in / 7.94 m
Length Overall 80 ft 3 in / 24.46 m
Wing Span 86 ft 3 in / 26.29 m

Weights

Max. Takeoff Weight 73,000 lb / 33,113 kg
Max. Landing Weight 62,400 lb / 28,304 kg
Max Zero-Fuel Weight 41,000 lb / 18,598 kg
Max. Fuel Weight 34,900 lb / 15,830 kg

Engines & avionics

Type 3 Pratt & Whitney Canada PW307D – 6,722 lb / 29.9 kN (Max Thrust, ISA + 17°C, SL)
Cockpit 3rd Generation of EASy Flight Deck (with Honeywell Primus Epic System)

Cabin dimensions

Cabin Length (excluding cockpit & baggage) 42 ft 8 in / 13 m
Cabin Height 74 in / 1.88 m
Cabin Width 92 in / 2.34 m
Cabin Volume (excluding cockpit & baggage) 1,695 ft3 / 48 m3
Baggage Volume 140 ft3 / 4 m3

Performances

Range @ .80 Mach cruise (8 pax, 3 crew, NBAA IFR reserves) 6,450 nm / 11,945 km
MMO (Maximum Operating Mach Number) Mach .90
Takeoff Distance (SL – ISA, Max Takeoff Weight) 6,000 ft / 1,829 m
Landing Distance (FAR 91, 8 pax / 3 Crew, SL, NBAA IFR Reserves) 2,150 ft / 656 m
Approach Speed, Vref (8 pax / 3 Crew, NBAA IFR Reserves) 106 kias / 197 kph
Max. Certified Altitude 51,000 ft / 15,545 m