Cessna Citation Mustang. Photo. Salon. Characteristics.
Cessna Citation Mustang. Photo. Salon. Characteristics.

Cessna Citation Mustang


Administrative business jet Cessna Model 510 Citation Mustang belongs to class VLJ (VeryLightJet - ultra-light jets) and the standard version can carry six people. Like many other cars in this class, CitationMustang able to fly with just one pilot.

The first flight took place Citation Mustang 23.04.2005, and the total for this type of certificate was obtained 08.09.2006. The first production Citation Mustang was sold 23.11.2006. This aircraft was the first in its class, who received a full certificate and approval for operation in conditions close to icing, as well as the first plane VLJ, which was delivered to the customer.

CitationMustang glider is made primarily of aluminum alloys. The front door is located on the front left side of the fuselage, and the emergency exit located on the right in the middle.


Cessna Citation Mustang interior photo

Cessna Citation Mustang interior photo


Cessna Mustang is similar in size CJ1but did not inherit the basic fuselage structure of the Citation and the Mustang's cabin volume is slightly less than that of the CJ1. The diameter of the fuselage has been reduced, therefore, for ergonomics, the cabin is not perfectly circular, but widened in the area of ​​the passengers' legs and shoulders. In the cabin, which has a quality finish that is much higher than in the Citation jets that have been released in recent years, there are 4 passenger seats, opposite each other, tables can be laid out in the space between them. The windows are oval in shape near the cockpit and are located at eye level of passengers. The length of the cabin is 2.97m. (Except for the cabin), the width is 1.40m. and height 1.37m. The luggage compartment, which is not accessible to passengers during the flight, has a volume of 1.8 cubic meters.


Cessna Citation Mustang cockpit

Cessna Citation Mustang cockpit


Unlike many other VLJs, the CitationMustang's cockpit lacks overhead controls - all switches and toggle switches are centered on the center console and instrument panel. The latter also houses the throttle controls, flap control levers, the trim control wheel, the system keyboard for flight control and the aileron and rudder trim switches.

The aircraft is equipped with the Garmin G1000 avionics suite with the highest degree of integration, not only complements the main systems, but also controls them directly. Combining all navigation, initial flight information, motors and data from multiple sensors, Garmin's three multifunctional, easy-to-read displays greatly reduce workload by minimizing shifting and providing the ultimate in situational awareness.

In the center of the instrument panel is placed 38sm multifunction display. Posiso, each member of the crew has its own display, which comes flight information.

The CitationMustang is equipped with two Pratt & Whitney Canada PW615F turbojet engines in gondolas on the sides of the fuselage tail. All wheels of the retractable chassis are equipped with anti-lock brakes. There is a CitationMustang option with a toilet block between the passenger compartment and the cockpit.


The characteristics of the aircraft Cessna Citation Mustang:


  • Range: 2130km 

  • Cruising speed: 630km / hour

  • The highest altitude: 12497m 

  • The highest take-off weight: 3921kg 

  • The greatest number of passengers: 8 

  • interior length: 2.97m 

  • The width of the passenger compartment: 1.40m 

  • Cabin height: 1.37m 

  • The volume of the passenger compartment: 4.08kub.m 

  • Length: 12.37m 

  • Height: 4.09m  

  • Wingspan: 12.37 


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