The 10 Fastest Passenger Planes in History


What are the swiftest passenger planes ever made? Excluding military aircrafts here are the 10 fastest passenger planes in history. 

10. Bombardier CRJ 1000 – 646 mph

The Bombardier CRJ 1000 is a light passenger jet from Bombardier Aerospace. The plane is manufactured in Canada and has a price of $46.37 million. It has a travel range of 1,691 nautical miles or 3,132 kilometers and can accommodate 104 passengers. The plane is powered by a couple of General Electric GE CF34-8C5A1 engines with 13,630 horsepower and Rockwell Collins ProLine 4 avionics. It has a maximum cruising speed of 646 miles per hour. The plane has a service ceiling of 41,000 feet and climb at a rate of 2,000 fpm.


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