The Learjet 40, 45 and their XR versions are true technological feats, combining speed, comfort, and luxury. Whether you’re traveling for business or pleasure, they offer an unrivalled flying experience.
With a cabin size competitive in the Super Light Jets category, the Learjet 40 and 40XR are generally configured to accommodate up to 6 passengers in a four-seat club layout with two additional seats. They also feature an internal baggage compartment, closet, and refreshment area. Unlike its big brother, the Learjet 40 and 40XR are designed for relaxation. Indeed, the Learjet 45 features two sets of four-seat clubs, creating an ideal space for 8 passengers to enjoy a convivial atmosphere. Passengers can work efficiently or relax thanks to seats that swivel and recline with ease. The cabin is also equipped with an enclosed toilet located at the rear, offering convenience and privacy for longer flights. The cabin of the Learjet 45 and 45XR is renowned for being extremely quiet, providing a soothing, relaxing atmosphere during the journey.
The four main variants of the Learjet – Learjet 40, Learjet 40XR, Learjet 45 and Learjet 45XR – were the flagship of Bombardier’s Learjet division until the introduction of the Learjet 75. They boast an impressive range, covering distances that only a few other jets in their class can.
In terms of performance, the Learjet 40XR is an upgraded version of the already high-performance Learjet 40. It benefits from a heavier take-off weight and engines offering superior cruising capabilities and a faster climb speed than its predecessor, over most air traffic zones and in bad weather. It has a range of up to 4 hours, or around 2995 km non-stop, while boasting the highest maximum speed in its class, 840 km/h.
The Learjet 45 and its XR version stand out for their optimized performance, particularly in terms of speed. The Learjet 45 and 45XR is particularly well-suited to connecting major European cities, with its ability to fly distances of up to 5 hours, offering flexibility and competitive fares for business and leisure travel. The Learjet 45 and 45XR is also renowned for its excellent fuel efficiency.