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PILATUS PC-24: introduction

The Pilatus PC-24 stands as a pinnacle of innovation in the realm of private aviation, seamlessly blending versatility, performance and luxury. Developed by the Swiss aircraft manufacturer Pilatus Aircraft, the PC-24 is a light business jet that defies conventional categorizations with its ability to access short runways.

Unveiled as the world’s first “Super Versatile Jet,” the PC-24 embodies a harmonious fusion of cutting-edge engineering and lavish interiors, offering a unique travel experience tailored for both business and leisure purposes. Join AEROAFFAIRES as we dive into the distinctive qualities that make the Pilatus PC-24 an exceptional and sought-after aircraft in the world of private jet travel.

The Pilatus PC-24: a little history

The Pilatus PC-24 is infused with a rich history that reflects its evolution as a groundbreaking aircraft in the private aviation landscape. Pilatus Aircraft, renowned for its commitment to precision and innovation, introduced the PC-24 as the world’s first “Super Versatile Jet”. Unveiled in 2013, the aircraft took its maiden flight in 2015, marking a pivotal moment in the realm of light business jets.

What sets the PC-24 apart is its exceptional ability to access and operate from shorter runways, granting passengers unprecedented flexibility in choosing departure and landing locations. Since entering service in 2018, the PC-24 has garnered acclaim for its impressive performance, spacious cabin, and state-of-the-art avionics.

Pilatus PC-24: key dates

  • 2013: Unveiling – Pilatus Aircraft unveils the PC-24 at the European Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (EBACE) in Geneva, Switzerland.
  • 2014: May 2014: opening of the order book
  • 2015: Maiden Flight – The PC-24 takes its maiden flight, showcasing its capabilities and marking a significant milestone in its development.
  • 2017: Certification – The Pilatus PC-24 receives its type certification from the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) and the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) in the United States.
  • 2018: Entry into Service – The PC-24 officially enters into service, becoming available for private jet charter flight and purchase.

Pilatus PC-24: a few figures

  • 20,000: number of runways the Pilatus PC-24 can reach
  • 1,200 aircraft: sales target for Pilatus PC-24
  • 10.7 million: production cost of a Pilatus PC-24
  • 55 min: flight time of its first flight

The interior of the Pilatus PC-24

Aboard, the Pilatus PC-24 interior reveals a canvas of possibilities. Configurable for executive transport, air ambulance missions or cargo operations, the cabin transforms to suit the unique requirements of each journey. Baggage is seamlessly accommodated, and the large cargo door facilitates the hassle-free loading and unloading of oversized items, ensuring that functionality is coupled with convenience.

As a matter of fact, the rugged design ensures reliability in various conditions, giving confidence to those responsible for the jet fleet. Breaking away from the conventional, this multi-purpose jet delivers unparalleled performance.

Commercial features of PILATUS PC-24

  • Modern cabin:The modern cockpit is equipped with Advanced Cockpit Environment (ACE) technology which provides the pilot with a greater scope of information, therefore reducing his workload. As a result, flight safety is greatly improved.
  • Spacious Cabin:The cabin of the PC-24 is designed for comfort and flexibility, accommodating up to 10 passengers. Its generous dimensions allow for various seating configurations, ensuring a luxurious and adaptable travel experience.
  • Cargo Door:A standout feature is the large cargo door at the rear of the aircraft, enabling the loading and unloading of oversized cargo. This capability adds an extra layer of functionality, making the PC-24 suitable for both passenger and cargo transport.
  • Avionics and Technology:Equipped with advanced avionics and technology, including a state-of-the-art Honeywell Primus Apex avionics suite, the PC-24 ensures a high level of safety, navigation precision, and situational awareness for both pilots and passengers.
  • Luxurious Interiors:The PC-24 offers a refined and customizable interior, providing passengers with a sophisticated and comfortable environment. High-quality materials, ergonomic design, and attention to detail contribute to an elevated in-flight experience.
  • Quick Change Interior:The PC-24 features a quick-change interior option, allowing for swift reconfiguration between passenger and cargo modes. This enhances the aircraft’s versatility for operators with varied transport needs.

Key Benefits of PILATUS PC-24

  • Comfortable: the Pilatus pc-24 has a spacious, luxurious cabin. You’ll also find Wifi on board, and you won’t have to worry about your luggage thanks to a large baggage hold.
  • Modern and powerful: the Pilatus pc-24 has two powerful turbojet engines.
  • Safe and reliable: the Pilatus pc-24 has a long flight range. It’s also a highly maneuverable aircraft, enabling pilots to land and take off with ease.
  • Versatile: for private flights, the Pilatus PC-24 is ideal as a rental aircraft for group travel. It is also ideal for cargo flights, being the first aircraft in the world to feature a cargo door. What’s more, it’s ideal for medical repatriation or EVASAN.

Quelques exemples de tarifs par liaisons

The prices below are given as a guide. To estimate the price of your trip, please contact us to draw up a quote to meet your precise requirements.
From To Duration Plane Seats Price
🇫🇷 Paris 🇬🇧 London 0:55 PILATUS PC-24 Light Jets 6 10 000€
🇬🇧 London 🇨🇭 Geneva Cointrin 1:30 PILATUS PC-24 Light Jets 8 13 500€
🇮🇹 Milan Linate 🇫🇷 Paris 1:20 PILATUS PC-24 Light Jets 6 10 150€

Technical specifications of PILATUS PC-24

General informations

  • Manufacturer PILATUS
  • Model PC-24
  • Classification Light Jets
  • Crew 1 or 2
  • Seats 4-8
  • Luggage compartment volume 2,503 m³
  • Toilet Yes
  • Hourly rates 4 700 €/hour
  • Purchase Price 8 100 000 €
  • Start of production 2017
  • Length 16,85 m
  • Height 5,30 m
  • Span 17 m


  • Interior Height 1,55 m
  • Interior Width 1,69 m
  • Interior length 7,01 m


  • Motorization 2 Williams FJ44-4A
  • Cruising speed 815 km/h
  • Maximum speed 815 km/h
  • Range 3 769 km
  • Takeoff distance 0,893 km
  • Landing distance 0,724 km
  • Maximum flight altitude 13,716 km

PILATUS PC-24 cabin

  • Height 1,55 m
  • Width 1,69 m
  • Length 7,01 m
  • Seats 4-8

PILATUS PC-24 performance

  • Maximum speed 815 km/h
  • Autonomy 3769 km
  • Cruising speed 13 716 m

PILATUS PC-24 dimensions

  • Lenght 16,82 m
  • Height 5,3 m
  • Span 17 m

PILATUS PC-24 motorization

  • Motors 2 Williams FJ44-4A turbojet engines

A question ? Contact our team

Pilatus PC24 à l'atterrissage

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Pilatus PC24 à l'atterrissage

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Our airline experts remain at your disposal to help you at every stage of your reservation.

  • What is the maximum speed of the PILATUS PC-24?

    The maximum cruising speed of a Pilatus PC24 is 815 km/h.

  • Why rent a PILATUS PC-24?

    This jet offers several advantages. Firstly, its particularly spacious cabin allows passengers to enjoy a comfortable flight.It also boasts two powerful turbojet engines, which cut journey times. Lastly, it’s easy to handle, allowing the pilot to ensure passenger safety and land at virtually any airport.

  • How much does a PILATUS PC-24 cost?

    The purchase price of a Pilatus pc24 is around €8,100,000. The rental price per hour is around €4,700.

  • How many pilots are there on the Pilatus PC-24?

    Pilatus aircraft are certified to be flown by a single pilot, a feature known as “single pilot”. A key criterion for this certification is whether the workload associated with flying the aircraft is suitable for a single pilot. The modern cockpit of the Pilatus PC-24 makes this possible. What’s more, Pilatus’s first jet is also equipped with a co-pilot’s seat, offering the option of flying with several pilots at any one time.

  • Does the Pilatus PC-24 have a toilet?

    Yes, the Pilatus PC-24 has an enclosed toilet.

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