Showcasing some of the world’s most advanced and outperforming private jets costing between $30 million to $75 Million. Moreover, the Dassault Falcon business jets are equipped with state-of-the-art technology, as a result, they can fly higher and fast than most commercial airliners on earth. For instance, the new Dassault Falcon 10X is capable of hitting speeds of Mach 0.925 (over 700mph)
Introduction – The Dassault Aviation Company
Dassault Aviation is an aircraft manufacturer responsible for building the Dassault Falcon military and business jet aircraft and was founded in 1929 by Marcel Dassault, a French engineer who spent his career in aircraft manufacturing. Today, Dassault Aviation has built over 10,000 aircraft and delivered to 90 different countries.
Dassault Aviation’s First Business Jet
The Mystere-Falcon 20-200 also known as the Dassault Falcon 20 was the first business jet built by Dassault Aviation and it made its first flight on May 4, 1963. Moreover, this was the start of the Dassault Falcon business jet family.
Dassault Aviation’s Achievements
Today, Dassault Aviation is building some of the world’s most technologically advanced, long-range, and outperforming business jets money can buy. Together with this, the Dassault Falcon family of business jets offer; unbeatable comfort, outstanding performance, exceptional fuel efficiency, and most importantly, a high standard of safety.
Fighter Jet Technology Used On Business Jet Aircraft
The company is responsible for building some of the world’s most advanced fighter jet aircraft with this technology used in the Falcon business jets. As a result, Falcon business jets has a leading edge over competitors.
The New $75 Million Dassault Falcon 10X is the largest Business Jet in the Falcon Family underdevelopment by Dassault Aviation. As a matter of fact, the Dassault Falcon 10X is an ultra-long range, wide-body purpose-built business jet capable of flying to all the world’s major business destinations without stopping.
Dassault Falcon 2000S
The Dassault Falcon 2000S is a mid-size business jet designed and developed by Dassault Aviation. Importantly, Dassault state the Falcon 2000S is a “full-size jet with small jet costs”. For instance, the Falcon 2000S is a variant of the highly successful bestselling Falcon 2000 series. In addition, the Falcon 2000S has redesigned wings, enhanced engines, and an advanced cockpit with improved maintenance features optimized for performance.
Falcon 2000S Key Features
A great feature of The Dassault Falcon 2000S is it has short field take-off performance capabilities, and it can land at 95% of its maximum take-off weight which shows the true strength of this aircraft. This brings more flexibility for owners and operators of the Falcon 2000S.
Falcon 2000S Price, Range and Passenger Capacity
The Falcon 2000 S has a range of 3350 NM (6200 KM) non-stop costing approximately $29.95 million (NEW) with an interior configuration capable of carrying up to 10 passengers.
Dassault Falcon 2000S Specifications:
- Passenger Capacity: 10 pax
- Range: 3,350 NM
- Cost: $29.95 million
Dassault Falcon 2000LXS
The Dassault Falcon 2000LXS has an extra 650NM range compared to the slightly shorter range of the 2000S but still maintains its great features. In addition, the Falcon 2000LXS has a range of 4000 NM (7408 KM), allowing flights between Paris and New York or Singapore and Sydney.
Moreover, at its maximum take-off weight, the Falcon 2000LXS uses 1000 feet (305 M) less runway than its closest competitor. As a result, it can access hard-to-reach airports.
Falcon 2000LXS Key Features and Price
Dassault’s Falcon 2000LXS series offers exceptional reliability in challenging conditions and most importantly, maintains outstanding performance and cabin comfort. As a final point, the cost of a new Falcon 2000LXS is approximately $35.1 million USD.
Falcon 2000LXS Passenger Capacity and Interior
The Falcon 2000LXS can fly up to 10 passengers in unbeatable comfort with the best cabin environment in its class.
Falcon 2000LXS Specifications
- Passenger Capacity: 10 pax
- Range: 4000 NM
- Cost: $35.1 million
Dassault Falcon 900LX
The Dassault Falcon 900LX is a variant of the highly successful Falcon 900 series which is a long-range trijet business jet capable of flying transatlantic flights. Evidently, its unique 3-engine design, allows the 900LX to have exceptional performance for an aircraft of its class.
Falcon 900LX Key Features
The Dassault Falcon 900LX has a maximum range of 4750 NM (8800 KM) at a respectable high speed of Mach .84. Moreover, the Falcon 900 LX can fly from Denver to Chicago, Mumbai to London, or Hong Kong to Sydney non-stop. Additionally, it consuming significantly less fuel than its competitor’s hence its unique aerodynamic design and fuel-efficient engines. Most importantly, the Falcon 900 LX allows more direct overwater routing. In fact, this saves time and fuel while enhancing safety as three engines are safer than two.
Falcon 900LX Cabin and Interior
The cabin of the Falcon 900 LX is the quietest in its category with closely spaced windows letting in natural light into the cabin. Additionally, it has a well-thought-out interior design with new advanced acoustic/insulation that reduces the cabin noise level to almost silent levels
Falcon 900LX Specifications:
- Passenger Capacity: 12 Pax
- Range: 4750 NM
- Cost: $44.8 million
Dassault Falcon 6X
The Dassault Falcon 6X is a long-range business jet under development by Dassault Aviation. In fact, the cabin features the largest cross-section of any purpose-built business jet, which opens a new category: the ultra-widebody business jet. As a result, the cabin is the tallest and widest in business aviation providing more space for interior design and layout options.
Dassault Falcon 6X Key Features
The Dassault Falcon 6X is one of the most advanced business jets ever built featuring the world’s first combined vision system Falcon Eye. In brief, it provides unprecedented situational awareness in all weather conditions day and night which is ideal for flight planning and approaching challenging airfields. As a result, the Falcon 6X can land in more difficult locations where other aircraft in its class run away from.
Falcon 6X Interior Design
Even the tallest people, will have enough room to stand up in the cabin without ducking their heads. Also to add, the Falcon 6X will typically have a seating configuration of 12 to 16 passengers depending on the interior layout.
Falcon 6X Price, Range and Passenger Capacity
The new Dassault Falcon 6X is due to be flying in mid to late 2022 and will have a list price of $47 million. In addition, it will have a range of 5500 NM (10,186 KM) and a maximum speed of MACH .90. Therefore, the New Falcon 6X can fly non-stop between Beijing to San Francisco or Moscow to Singapore.
Dassault Falcon 6X Specifications
- Passenger Capacity 12 – 16
- Range: 5500 NM
- Cost: $47 million
Dassault Falcon 7X
The Dassault Falcon 7X is a long-range business jet with over 270 7Xs’ in service in 41 different countries. Furthermore, the Falcon 7X trijet is unique from its competitors offering exceptional performance and fuel efficiency.
Falcon 7X Key Features
The Dassault Falcon 7X was the first purpose-built business jet to feature a digital flight control system also known as a fly-by wire. Moreover, this evolutionary system replaced the manual flight controls with electronic interfaces for the movements of the flight controls by electronic signals. Previously, control cables and hydro-mechanical flight control systems which use levers, rods, cables, and pulleys were used to control the aircraft.
Falcon 7X Design and Performance
The Dassault Falcon 7X has a unique design, meaning the fuel consumption is 15 to 30% lower than other jets in its class. In addition, it has a range of 5950 nautical miles (11,019 KM) meaning, it can fly from New York to Jeddah non-stop.
Furthermore, with the advancement in its wing design, the Falcon 7X has slower and safer landings with an approach speed of only 104 knots and it can stop in just 270 feet (630 m). Lastly, the Falcon 7X is the only aircraft in its class able to reach New York from London city airport without stopping.
Falcon 7X Interior and Passenger Capacity
The Dassault Falcon 7X has a cabin configuration for up to 16 passengers with 28 large windows and acoustics technology that limits noise in the cabin.
Compared to other business jets, the Falcon 7X has the lowest cabin pressure in its class of 3950 feet while flying at 41,000 feet. As a result, passengers can enjoy a comfortable which feels like being at sea level.
Falcon 7X Sleeping Configuration
With the lowest noise levels in its class and flexible cabin interior design, the Falcon 7X offers some of the best sleeping configurations in its class.
Interestingly, the advancement in aerodynamic and trijet design offers one of the quietest cabin environments. Its important to realise, much of the credit going to acoustic insulation. As a result, the Falcon 7X is one of the quietest business jets on the market ideal for those who want to sleep on long flights.
Falcon 7X Price
A new Dassault Falcon 7X costs approximately $53.8 million or approximately $20 million for a preowned Falcon 7X.
Falcon 7X Specifications, Price, Range and Passenger Capacity
- Passenger Capacity: 12 – 16
- Range: 5950 NM
- Cost: $53.8 million
Dassault Falcon 8X
The Dassault Falcon 8X is an ultra-long-range business jet built by Dassault Aviation featuring a range of 6450 nautical miles
It should be noted, that the Falcon 8X is an advancement on the design of the 7X with a cabin 3.5 feet 1.1m longer than the previous generation 7X with improved features and upgraded avionics.
Dassault Falcon 8X Key Features
The Dassault Falcon 8X is up to 20% more fuel-efficient than any other business jet in the ultra-long-range segment. The reason for this is, the advancement in the unique design of the Falcon 8X. This is due to the three new three Pratt & Whitney PW 307 engines. In addition, it features new winglets and improved aerodynamics. As a result, the Falcon 8X is the most fuel-efficient business jet in its class.
Dassault Falcon 8X Cabin and Interior
The cabin can seat between 12 to 16 passengers depending on the interior layout. Moreover, the Falcon 8X has an option for a built-in shower. Most importantly, the cabin noise is the lowest in its class. Furthermore, it has outstanding fuel efficiency while maintaining performance.
Dassault Falcon 8X – Take-off Performance From London City Airport
From London city’s short runway, the Falcon 8X can fly non-stop to Mumbai or Chicago. Interestingly, this just shows the capabilities of this aircraft. In addition, the trijet and wing design allows the Falcon 8X to operate long-range flights from challenging airports.
In fact, the Falcon 8X has an approach speed of 107 knots which is probably one of the slowest approach speeds of any aircraft in the ultra-long-range category.
Dassault Falcon 8X Price and Range
The Dassault Falcon 8X costs approximately $59.3 million and features a range of 6450 nautical miles. Besides this, Falcon 8X consumes 20% less fuel than its competitors, as a result, it is the most fuel-efficient business jet in its class.
Dassault Falcon 8X Specifications :
- Passenger Capacity: 12 – 16
- Range: 6450 NM
- Cost: $59.3 million
Dassault Falcon 10X
The Dassault Falcon 10X is an ultra-long-range large business jet under development by Dassault Aviation. As a matter of fact, it has the largest cabin of any purpose-built business jet. Furthermore, it is capable of flying over 7500 nautical miles with a seating capacity to accommodate up to 19 passengers. in addition, it has a price of over $75 million. In addition, the new Falcon 10X will be the world’s most advanced business jet.
Dassault Falcon 10X Key Features
The Dassault Falcon 10X will have seating for 19 passengers. In fact, it will fly higher and faster than any other commercial airliner on earth with a top speed of 0.925 Mach (over 700 mph).
Although the New Falcon 10X will cost $75 million it will fly 7500 nautical miles (13,900 km). as a result, this flying penthouse is setting new standards in business aviation.
Dassault Falcon 10X Interior
The Dassault Falcon 10X is a new addition to the Dassault Falcon Family. Notably, the Falcon 10X will have the largest cabin cross-section of any purpose-built business jet, leaving its competitors running scared. In fact, the take-off and landings capabilities will still be the best in its class even though it is the world’s largest purpose-built business jet.
In addition, the option of a dedicated bedroom suite, a queen-size bed, and a large stand-up shower can be fitted in the Falcon 10X
Also to note, the new Dassault Falcon 10X will be flying in late 2025
Falcon 10X Specifications
- Passenger Capacity: 19+
- Range: 7500 NM
- Cost: $75 million
Find out more on the New Dassault Falcon 10X here
The Dassault falcon Family Summery
To conclude, the Dassault Falcon Family business jets are the world’s most efficient, luxurious, and outperforming aircraft money can buy. Moreover, new standards have been set in business aviation due to the enhanced technology used of the Dassault Falcon Family.
In addition, the Dassault Falcon 10X will be the largest purpose-built business jet ever, it will offer the most advanced technology in business aviation.
Therefore, the Dassault Falcon Business Jet Family are well known for its outstanding performance as the manufacturer of Dassault Aviation builds fighter jet aircraft, and this is inherited in their business jets.
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