Cessna Citation CJ2

Average Year of Make: 2005
Max Range: 1475 nm
Seating Configuration: 5—8
Cruising Speed: 400 kts
Average Hourly Rate w/ Fuel: $2,580

Charter a Private Flight on the Cessna Citation CJ2

One of the more popular private jets available on the charter market, the Cessna Citation CJ2 delivers one of the smoothest flight experiences in the light jet class.

The unique T-tail design adds to the stability, performance, and efficiency of the CJ2, and it’s equipped with a number of safety features, including a variety of automated systems and simplified avionics systems.

Cessna Citations have a reputation as some of the most reliable charter planes in the industry, and both the CJ2 and CJ2+ models have continued to add to the legacy of CJ series business jets.

Air Charter Advisors offers direct access to Citation CJ2 private jets for executive, luxury, and VIP jet charters. Call us at 888-987-JETS to review all of our aviation services for the Cessna Citation CJ2, including bespoke jet charter, empty leg flight, one-way deals, jet card memberships, and aircraft ownership, management, & marketing.

Pricing, Performance, & Specifications

The examples pricing shown for private jet charters on the Citation CJ2 and Citation CJ2+ are based on previous flights arranged for our clients, and averages across the charter market. Pricing will vary based on model, availability, positioning, scheduling, routing, and more. Ask your broker if a transient CJ2 or CJ2+ matches the routing of your flight; using an empty leg flight on the Citation CJ2 can reduce the cost of your flight by up to 50 percent or more!

  • Production: 2000 — 2016
  • Average Model Year: 2008
  • Hourly Charter Rate: $2,580 — $4,000  *
  • MSRP: $7 million (2012 CJ2+)
  • Pre-Owned Cost: $2.2 million — $3 million

Specifications (CJ2+)

  • Crew: 2 (single-pilot certified)
  • Seating: up to 8 passengers (9 if single-pilot)
  • Length: 47 ft 8 in (14.53 m)
  • Wingspan: 49 ft 10 in (15.19 m)
  • Height: 14 ft (4.27 m)
  • Wing area: 264 sq ft (25 sq m)
  • Max takeoff weight: 12,500 lbs  (5,670 kg)
  • Engines: 2 x Williams FJ44-3A-24 each with 2,490 lbs of thrust

Aircraft Interior

  • Cabin Height: 4’9″
  • Cabin Width: 4’10”
  • Cabin Length: 13′ 7″
  • Baggage Internal: 65 cubic feet / 1,000 lbs
  • Lavatory: aft belted potty seat (solid sliding-closure door optional)


  • Max Cruise speed: 418 knots (481 mph)
  • Maximum speed: 565 mph (0.74 mach)
  • Range: 1,781 nmi, 3,298 km
  • Take-off Runway Length: 3,360 ft (1,024 m)
  • Landing Distance: 2,590 ft (908 m)
  • Service ceiling: 45,000 ft (13,716 m)

Data from Textron/Cessna

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Contact ACA | Citation CJ2 Private Jet Services

Our brokers offer a variety of private jet services on the Cessna Citation CJ2 light jet. For private jet charter, ASAP aircraft rentals/supplemental lift, jet cards, fractional/individual ownership, call our advisors at 888-987-JETS (5387) or contact us here for more information.

* Average rates are examples and vary depending on make, model and year; amenities, routing, and scheduling/availability. Prices do not include fuel, taxes, re-positioning, or de-icing. All images copyrighted and provided courtesy of Textron Aviation.

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