Eclipse 500 Private Jet Hire

Eclipse 500 Private Jet Hire
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available private jets

20 000

completed flights

95 000+


Description of ECLIPSE 500

Produced by Eclipse Aviation from 2001 to 2008, its official name is the Eclipse Aerospace EA500. This twin-engine business jet, operated by two pilots, can cover a distance of 1,900 km in 2.5 hours at 685 km/h in a cabin optimised to its maximum of 3.78 metres and 1.3 metres in height.

It is an aircraft belonging to the Very Light Jet category, it has a low weight. It is one of the first of its generation, thus opening the way to this type of private jet.

Despite its light weight, it is capable of flying distances of between 1000 and 1500 kilometres. It is ideal for very short distances with several stops. It is a real pleasure for private leisure flights such as a flight over the Bay of Nice or a lunch in Cannes from Geneva. The Eclipse 500 is very popular for a NiceAjaccio flight.

Private Jet Equivalent: Citation Mustang , Beechcraft King Air 90

Key Benefits of ECLIPSE 500

  • Low energy consumption (between 59 and 68 gallons)
  • Very light
  • Range of up to 1,500 kilometres
  • Ideal for leisure trips

Commercial features of ECLIPSE 500

The Eclipse 500 was a pioneering aircraft, becoming the first private jet in the Very Light Jet category. As such, it is the originator of the Very Light Jet (VLJ) category.

The Eclipse 500 can accommodate up to four people on board but with a small baggage capacity.

Despite its low weight, this private jet has great capabilities, including the ability to take off and land on short runways.

Some examples of fares per route

The prices below are provided as an indication. To estimate the price of your trip, please contact us in order to establish a quote that will meet your exact requirements.

From Paris – to Nice : from 4 350 EUROS

From Nice – to Ajaccio: from 3 150 EUROS

From Cannes – to Geneva : from 2 900 EUROS

Technical specifications of ECLIPSE 500

  • Manufacturer ECLIPSE AVIATION
  • Model ECLIPSE 500
  • Classification Very Light Jets
  • Seats 4
  • Speed 685 km/h
  • Hourly rates 2 300 €/hour
  • Range 1900 km
  • Interior Height 1.49 m
  • Interior Width 1.31 m
  • Luggage compartment volume 1.1 m³
  • Crew 2 pilots
  • Toilet no
  • Purchase Price 3 200 000 €

ECLIPSE 500 in pictures

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