CC-144 Challenger

Aircraft
Overview

The CC-144 Challenger is used to transport government officials and foreign dignitaries. It also supports military operations in Canada and around the world.

The Challenger can quickly deliver passengers almost anywhere. Some of the Royal Canadian Air Force’s Challengers are equipped to support emergency medical evacuations. They also have successfully supported many humanitarian and diplomatic missions.

Length 20.85 m
Wingspan 18.84 m
Height 5.84 m
Maximum gross weight 18,779 kg
Maximum speed Mach 0.8
Range 5,926 km
Location Ottawa, Ont.
This aircraft is used for Transport

News

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Canadian Armed Forces Replaces Two 30-year-old Challenger Aircraft

On June 6, 2020, the Government of Canada announced that it is replacing two Challenger model 601 utility aircraft with two Challenger model 650s for the Canadian Armed Forces to allow for continuation of mission critical roles.
June 6, 2020

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