At the end of May, the first Citation CJ3+ was released in Wichita. Cessna expects to receive its type certificate as early as 2014. It is expected that customers will be able to receive the aircraft at the end of 2014. The aircraft is equipped with new Garmin G3000 avionics, a new air conditioning and self-diagnosis system.
The range of the updated private jet is 3,500 km at a cruising speed of 770 km/h. The plan is to certify the CJ3+ for 1 pilot operation, like all other CJ family aircraft.