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.