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.
|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|
|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 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|
|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|