Boeing Business Jet (BBJ). A photo. Characteristics.
Boeing Business Jet (BBJ). A photo. Characteristics.

Boeing Business Jet (BBJ)



In the summer of 1996, General Electric and Boeing announced the start of a joint project: a Boeing Business Jet to meet the market's need for a powerful and large business jet that is capable of very long flights.

The main partner in the incarnation project life is the company Boeing: under its authority is the assembly of aircraft, industrial activity, post-sales service and sales. General Electric is responsible for the power supply system of the aircraft and engine manufactures.


cabin Boeing Business Jet pilots

Boeing Business Jet cockpit


Boeing Business Jet (BBJ) by its origin is an upgraded version of the aircraft Boeing Next Generation 737-700designed specifically for private and corporate VIP customers. Reinforced landing gear and wings from a heavy aircraft were borrowed for this model. Boeing 737-800... As a result, BBJ can cover more than 11500 kilometers and carry more cargo than any aircraft with similar parameters. However, at the same time, it has very small requirements for the runway. The highest flight speed is 871 km / h.


Boeing Business Jet Salon

Boeing Business Jet Salon


BBJ created for long, even transcontinental flights. He is able to perform, for example, such flights as Paris-Los Angeles, Johannesburg, London, Buenos Aires, New York. For the aircraft used CFM56-7 engines as the plane 737 Next Generation companies CFMInternational, the owners of which are GE and SnecmaMoteurs (France).


Boeing Business Jet cabin 2

Boeing Business Jet Salon


Boeing Business Jet is sold by a special division of the company: Boeing Commercial Airplanes. It receives from manufacturing enterprises fully assembled and ready-to-use aircraft: they only need to be painted according to the wishes of the customer and equip the passenger compartment - the choice of furniture, design, materials for interior decoration is also carried out in accordance with an individual order.


Boeing Business Jet cabin 2


There are six centers of Boeing Commercial Airplanes in the world. Turning to them, it is possible to order Boeing Business Jet aircraft respectively with their inquiries. 4 center located in the United States, and 2 - in Europe (Hamburg and Basel).

The first Boeing Business Jet was built at the Renton plant on July 26.07.1998, 1998. In October XNUMX, it received an official certificate from the European and American civil aviation authorities. From this moment on, there is a commercial use of aircraft of this family.


Boeing Business Jet interior scheme

Boeing Business Jet possible cabin layout


The characteristics of the aircraft Boeing Business Jet (BBJ):


  • Range: 11519km

  • Cruising speed: 850km / hour

  • The highest altitude: 12497m

  • The highest take-off weight: 77564kg

  • The greatest number of passengers: 50

  • The best number of passengers: 25

  • interior length: 24.13m

  • The width of the passenger compartment: 3.53m

  • Cabin height: 2.16m

  • The volume of the passenger compartment: 75kub.m

  • Length: 33.63m

  • Height: 12.50m

  • Wingspan: 35.80 


Boeing Business Jet (BBJ). Gallery. 

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Boeing Business Jet (BBJ). Video. 



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