Compare Bombardier Challenger 650 vs Embraer Legacy 500 vs Gulfstream G400

Bombardier Challenger 650
Embraer Legacy 500
Gulfstream G400
ManufacturerBombardierEmbraerGulfstream
Aircraft TypeChallenger 650Legacy 500G400
Base Aircraft Price (USD)$32,400,000$20,000,00034500000
Direct Operating Cost$ 3,365$ 3,141-
DOC / nm$ 7.16$ 6.74-
DOC / nm / Seat$ 0.80$ 0.84-
Max Cruise Speed (ktas)470481539
Max Range (nm)408531534200
Useful Load (lbs)210501483730650
Total Seats111012
Cockpit22-
Standard Cabin Seats99-
Max Cabin Seats121219
Min Crew224
Flight Deck (Base Spec)Rockwell Collins Pro Line 21 AdvancedRockwell Collins Pro Line FusionGulfstream Symmetry Flight Deck
CertificationFAA / EASAFAA / EASA-
OEM VerificationVERIFIEDVERIFIED-
Weights
MRAMP (lbs)4830038537-
MTOW (lbs)4820038360-
MLW (lbs)3800034524-
MZFW (lbs)3200026500-
BOW (lbs)2725023700-
BEW (lbs)2715023523-
Useful Load (lbs)210501483730650
Max Payload (lbs)37502800-
Fuel Capacity (lbs)1985213058-
Payload Max Fuel (lbs)11981773-
Max Baggage Weight (lbs)9001298-
Dimensions
Wingspan (ft)64.466.5-
Overall Height (ft)20.721.2-
Length (ft)68.468.1-
Cabin Height (ft)66-
Aisle Step (ft)Flat FloorFlat Floor-
Cabin Width (ft)7.96.8-
Cabin Width - Floor (ft)6.94.7-
Cabin Length (ft)25.624.1-
Cabin Length - Seating (ft)15.421.3-
Baggage Volume Int. (cu. ft)11245-
Baggage Volume Ext. (cu. ft)-110-
Engine
No. of Engines22-
ManufacturerBombardierEmbraerGulfstream
ModelCF34-3B MTOHTF7500E-
Thrust (lbs)92207036-
Flat RatingISA + 15ISA + 18-
FADECYesYes-
TBO (hrs)On-ConditionOn-Condition-
Fuel Capacity (gal)-1963-
Fuel Burn (lbph)-1441-
Avionics
Flight DeckRockwell Collins Pro Line 21 AdvancedRockwell Collins Pro Line Fusion-
FMS22-
Autopilot12-
PFD22-
MFD22-
GPS22-
AHRS21-
ADC2--
Transponder22-
VHF Com22-
VHF NAV22-
Cabin
Total Seats111012
Cockpit22-
Standard Cabin Seats99-
Max Cabin Seats121219
Min Crew224
Connectivity-Gogo AVANCE L5-
Lavatory2 Enclosed Flushing1 Enclosed Flushing-
Lavatory LocationFWD / AFTAFT-
Galley / RefreshmentGalleyGalley-
Galley LocationFWDFWD-
Crew RestYesNo-
Jump SeatYesNo-
Max Cabin Altitude (ft)-6000-
SL Cabin Altitude (ft)2300027140-
Cabin Pressure (psi)8.89.7-
Other
APU Manufacturer---
APU Model---
APU TBO (hrs)---
Warranty
Airframe (Yrs)33-
Airframe (Hrs)10001000-
Engine (Yrs)22-
Engine (Hrs)10001000-
APU (Hrs)20002000-
Performance
Max Cruise Speed (Mach)0.820.83-
Max Cruise Speed (ktas)470481539
Long Range Cruise (Mach)0.80.77-
Long Range Cruise (ktas)458440-
Vref (kias)117102-
Max Range (nm)408531534200
Max Range Crew + 4 (nm)40113125-
Max Range Crew + 6 (nm)4011--
Take-off FL (ft)56404084-
Take-Off (5000 / ISA + 10)-5523-
Landing Roll (ft)24022122-
Max Climb Rate (fpm)43452000-
Service Ceiling (ft)4100045000-
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