Compare Beechcraft King Air 260 vs Beechcraft KingAir Denali vs Cessna Citation M2

Beechcraft King Air 260
Beechcraft KingAir Denali
Cessna Citation M2
ManufacturerBeechcraftBeechcraftCessna Citation
Aircraft TypeKingAir 250KingAir DenaliM2
Base Aircraft Price (USD)$6,450,000$4,150,000$5,150,000
Direct Operating Cost$ 1,333$ 1,111$ 1,395
DOC / nm$ 4.30$ 4.08$ 3.45
DOC / nm / Seat$ 0.72$ 0.68$ 0.58
Max Cruise Speed (ktas)310272404
Max Range (nm)142010451400
Useful Load (lbs)376032803810
Total Seats878
Cockpit222
Standard Cabin Seats666
Max Cabin Seats877
Min Crew111
Flight Deck (Base Spec)Rockwell Collins Pro Line FusionRockwell Collins Pro Line FusionGarmin G3000
Flight RulesIFRIFR-
CertificationFAA / EASAFAA / EASAFAA / EASA
OEM VerificationVERIFIEDVERIFIEDVERIFIED
Weights
MRAMP (lbs)125901054510800
MTOW (lbs)125001048510700
MLW (lbs)1250098329900
MZFW (lbs)1100093788400
BOW (lbs)883072656990
BEW (lbs)874072056890
Useful Load (lbs)376032803810
Max Payload (lbs)217021131410
Fuel Capacity (lbs)364525733296
Useful Load Max Fuel (lbs)--514
Payload Max Fuel (lbs)115707514
Max Baggage Weight (lbs)550350725
Dimensions
Wingspan (ft)57.953.747.3
Overall Height (ft)14.814.314
Length (ft)43.835.542.6
Cabin Height (ft)4.84.84.8
Aisle Step (ft)--0.4
Cabin Width (ft)4.54.54.8
Cabin Width - Floor (ft)4.14.13.1
Cabin Length (ft)16.712.611
Cabin Length - Seating (ft)16.712.68.8
Baggage Volume Int. (cu. ft)5548-
Baggage Volume Ext. (cu. ft)--46
Engine
No. of Engines112
ManufacturerBeechcraftBeechcraftCessna Citation
ModelPT6A-52PT6A-135AFJ44-1AP-21
Horsepower850750-
Thrust (lbs)--1965
Flat RatingISA + 37ISA + 30ISA + 7
FADECYesYesYes
TBO (hrs)360036003500
Fuel Capacity (gal)544384492
Fuel Burn (lbph)--516
Avionics
Flight DeckRockwell Collins Pro Line FusionRockwell Collins Pro Line FusionGarmin G3000
Flight RulesIFRIFR-
FMS111
Autopilot111
PFD222
MFD111
GPS112
AHRS1-2
ADC--2
Transponder111
VHF Com221
VHF NAV221
Cabin
Total Seats878
Cockpit222
Standard Cabin Seats666
Max Cabin Seats877
Min Crew111
Lavatory1 Flushing1 Flushing1 Enclosed Belted Flushing
Lavatory LocationAFTAFTAFT
Galley / RefreshmentNoNoNo
Crew Rest--No
Jump Seat--No
SL Cabin Altitude (ft)152931106522027
Cabin Pressure (psi)6.558.5
Other
Prop ManufacturerHartzellHartzell-
Prop Description4-Blade Constant Feathering Reverse4-Blade Constant Feathering Reverse-
Gear TypeRetractableRetractable-
Warranty
Airframe (Yrs)--3
Airframe (Hrs)--1000
Engine (Yrs)--2
Engine (Hrs)--1000
APU (Hrs)--2000
Performance
Max Cruise Speed (Mach)--0.71
Max Cruise Speed (ktas)310272404
Long Range Cruise (Mach)--0.65
Long Range Cruise (ktas)256208370
Vref (kias)--101
Stall Speed - Clean (kias)8075-
Max Range (nm)142010451400
Range Seats Full (nm)--819
Max Range Crew + 4 (nm)10389751062
Max Range Crew + 6 (nm)--819
Take-off FL (ft)211119843210
Take-Off (5000 / ISA + 10)309933755580
Landing >50ft Obst. (ft)284521002590
Max Climb Rate (fpm)245019003698
Service Ceiling (ft)350003000041000
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