Compare Bombardier Challenger 3500 vs Embraer Praetor 500 vs Gulfstream G280

Bombardier Challenger 3500
Embraer Praetor 500
Gulfstream G280
ManufacturerBombardierEmbraerGulfstream
Aircraft TypeChallenger 3500Praetor 500G280
Base Aircraft Price (USD)$26,950,000$16,995,000$24,900,000
Direct Operating Cost$ 3,152$ 2,779$ 3,168
DOC / nm$ 6.71$ 6.02$ 6.57
DOC / nm / Seat$ 0.84$ 0.86$ 0.82
Max Cruise Speed (ktas)533481481
Max Range (nm)340032503600
Useful Load (lbs)15950-15550
Total Seats10910
Cockpit222
Standard Cabin Seats878
Max Cabin Seats10910
Min Crew222
Flight Deck (Base Spec)Rockwell Collins Pro Line 21 AdvancedRockwell Collins Pro Line FusionGulfstream PlaneView (Pro Line Fusion)
CertificationFAA / EASAFAA / EASAFAA / EASA
OEM VerificationVERIFIEDVERIFIEDUn-Verified
Weights
MRAMP (lbs)40750-39750
MTOW (lbs)40600-39600
MLW (lbs)34150-32700
MZFW (lbs)28200-28200
BOW (lbs)24800-24150
BEW (lbs)24650-24050
Useful Load (lbs)15950-15550
Max Payload (lbs)340029214000
Fuel Capacity (lbs)140451210814600
Payload Max Fuel (lbs)1905-950
Max Baggage Weight (lbs)750-1980
Dimensions
Wingspan (ft)6970.563
Overall Height (ft)2021.121.4
Length (ft)68.764.666.9
Cabin Height (ft)666.3
Aisle Step (ft)Flat FloorFlat Floor0.3
Cabin Width (ft)7.26.96.9
Cabin Width - Floor (ft)5.14.75.4
Cabin Length (ft)25.220.625.9
Cabin Length - Seating (ft)16.617.417.7
Baggage Volume Int. (cu. ft)10640154
Baggage Volume Ext. (cu. ft)-110-
Engine
No. of Engines222
ManufacturerBombardierEmbraerGulfstream
ModelHTF73500HTF7500EHTF7250G
Thrust (lbs)732365407624
Flat RatingISA + 15ISA + 18ISA + 17
FADECYesYesYes
TBO (hrs)On-ConditionOn-ConditionOn-Condition
Avionics
Flight DeckRockwell Collins Pro Line 21 AdvancedRockwell Collins Pro Line FusionGulfstream PlaneView (Pro Line Fusion)
FMS222
Autopilot222
PFD222
MFD222
GPS222
AHRS211
Transponder122
VHF Com222
VHF NAV222
Cabin
Total Seats10910
Cockpit222
Standard Cabin Seats878
Max Cabin Seats10910
Min Crew222
Connectivity-Gogo AVANCE L5-
Lavatory1 Enclosed Flushing1 Enclosed Belted Flushing1 Enclosed Belted Flushing
Lavatory LocationAFTAFTAFT
Galley / RefreshmentGalleyGalleyGalley
Galley LocationFWDFWDFWD
Crew RestNoNoNo
Jump SeatYesNoNo
Max Cabin Altitude (ft)-58005800
SL Cabin Altitude (ft)233382711025000
Cabin Pressure (psi)8.89.79.2
Other
APU Manufacturer---
APU Model---
APU TBO (hrs)---
Warranty
Airframe (Yrs)333
Airframe (Hrs)100010001000
Engine (Yrs)222
Engine (Hrs)100010001000
APU (Hrs)200020002000
Performance
Max Cruise Speed (Mach)0.820.830.84
Max Cruise Speed (ktas)533481481
Long Range Cruise (Mach)0.80.750.8
Long Range Cruise (ktas)458430458
Vref (kias)111101115
Max Range (nm)340032503600
Max Range Crew + 4 (nm)340032503600
Max Range Crew + 6 (nm)3400--
Max Range Crew + 8 (nm)3250--
Take-off FL (ft)483542634750
Take-Off (5000 / ISA + 10)--7320
Landing Roll (ft)2364-2720
Max Climb Rate (fpm)5000-5000
Service Ceiling (ft)450004500045000
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