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Gates C-21 Learjet
Official Designation C-21A Learjet
Primary Role Staff transport
National Origin USA
Original Contractor Gates
Operator United States Air Force
Wingspan 39 feet, 6 inches (11.97m)
Length 48 feet, 7 inches (14.71m)
Height at Tail 12 feet, 3 inches (3.71m)
Armament None
Engines Two Garrett TFE731-2-2B turbofans
Thrust 3,500 pounds (15.57kN) per engine
Cruise Speed 481 mph (774km/h; Mach 0.65)
Max Speed 530 mph (853km/h; Mach 0.81)
Range 2,300 nm (4,262km)
Service Ceiling 45,000 feet (13,716m)
Operating Weight 9,838 pounds (4,462kg)
Max Payload 3,153 pounds (1,430kg) or 8 passengers
Max Takeoff Weight 18,300 pounds (8,235kg)
Basic Crew Two
Date Deployed 1984
Total in Service Unknown
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