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With the receipt of the Citation X+’s type certificate, Cessna can again claim that it produces the world’s fastest civil airplane.
Assembly of the midsize business jet includes several technological advancements, according to Cessna, such as the use of new automated robotics and ergono
First flight is planned for the fourth quarter.
Company hopes to have the aircraft in production next year.
New 650ER should deliver 7,500 nm range, or additional speed and payload.
Company has already signed purchase agreements for two or three G650ERs.
Company will ship parts to Bombardier’s plant in Belfast, N. Ireland, which is responsible for manufacturing horizontal stabilizers for Globals.