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Dassault Falcon 50

France (1979)

Detailing the development and operational history of the Dassault Falcon 50 VIP and Government Transport / Maritime Surveillance.

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  Dassault Falcon 50  
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The Falcon 50 is a further developed version of the passenger Falcon 20 series of aircraft.

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Dassault Falcon 50 Specifications
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Year: 1979
Type: VIP and Government Transport / Maritime Surveillance
Manufacturer(s): Dassault - France
Production: 352
Supported Mission Types
Ground Attack
Close-Air Support
Airborne Early Warning
Electronic Warfare
Aerial Tanker
Passenger Industry
VIP Travel
Business Travel
Special Forces
Crew: 2 + 12
Length: 60.76 ft (18.52 m)
Width: 61.88 ft (18.86 m)
Height: 22.87 ft (6.97 m)
Empty Weight: 20,172 lb (9,150 kg)
MTOW: 38,801 lb (17,600 kg)

Installed Power
3 x AlliedSignal (Honeywell) TFE31-3 Turbofans developing 3,700lbs of thrust each.

Standard Day Performance
Maximum Speed: 295 mph (475 kph; 256 kts)
Maximum Range: 4,026 mi (6,480 km; 3,499 nm)
Service Ceiling: 45,000 ft (13,716 m; 8.52 mi)


Operators List
Burundi, Djibouti, France, Iran, Iraq, Italy, Jordan, Libya, Morocco, Portugal, Rwanda, South Africa, Spain, Sudan, Switzerland, Venezuela and Yugoslavia.

Series Model Variants
• Falcon 50 - Base Series Designation