Hawker 800 XP

The Hawker 800XP is a midsize twin-engine business jet manufactured by Hawker Beechcraft Corporation, now known as Beechcraft Corporation, an American aerospace company. It is a popular choice among business jet operators, known for its performance, range, and spacious cabin.

Here are some key features and specifications of the Hawker 800XP:

  1. Performance: The Hawker 800XP has a maximum cruise speed of approximately 447 knots (515 mph or 828 km/h) and a range of around 2,540 nautical miles (2,920 miles or 4,697 kilometers) with four passengers on board. It can climb to an initial cruise altitude of 37,000 feet.

  2. Cabin and Seating: The Hawker 800XP offers a spacious and comfortable cabin, typically configured to accommodate eight to nine passengers. The cabin features a club-style seating arrangement, a fully equipped galley, a private lavatory, and ample storage space for luggage. The cabin is designed for comfort, with noise reduction features and a pressurization system that ensures a comfortable environment at high altitudes.

  3. Avionics: The Hawker 800XP is equipped with a comprehensive avionics suite, typically including a Honeywell Primus 1000 integrated flight deck. The avionics system provides pilots with advanced navigation, communication, and flight management capabilities. It includes features such as weather radar, traffic collision avoidance system (TCAS), and terrain awareness and warning system (TAWS).

  4. Powerplant: The Hawker 800XP is powered by two Honeywell TFE731-5BR turbofan engines, each providing approximately 4,660 pounds of thrust. These engines are known for their reliability, fuel efficiency, and performance.

  5. Upgraded Model: The Hawker 800XP has a successor called the Hawker 900XP. The 900XP offers improvements over the 800XP, including increased range, enhanced avionics, and upgraded engines.

The Hawker 800XP is a popular choice among business jet operators, offering a combination of performance, comfort, and reliability for medium-range flights. It is suitable for both corporate and personal travel, providing a spacious cabin and advanced avionics for a comfortable and efficient flying experience.