Bombardier Launches Learjet 75 Liberty


Bombardier unveiled its newest light business jet, the Learjet 75 Liberty, on Tuesday. According to the company, the Part 25-certified jet will offer an executive suite, flat floor throughout the cabin and Gogo ATG 4G connectivity solution. The model will be assembled at Bombardier’s facility in Wichita, Kansas, and is expected to enter service in 2020.

“I’m extremely proud that the Learjet 75 Liberty will be built in Wichita, where the Learjet dream first took flight,” said Bombardier Aviation Vice President of Operations and Wichita Site Tonya Sudduth. “Our Wichita facility today has a diverse mandate supporting Bombardier’s extensive fleet of business aircraft, but to introduce the newest member of this iconic brand is of special significance to our team.”

The Learjet 75 Liberty is powered by two Honeywell TFE731-40BR engines and can seat up to seven passengers. It has a range of 2,080 NM, top speed of Mach 0.81 and maximum operating altitude of 51,000 feet. Flight deck features include a Synthetic Vision System (SVS), Garmin G5000 avionics suite and triple integrated flight management system (FMS). List price for the Learjet 75 Liberty is $9.9 million.

Kate O'Connor
Kate O’Connor works as AVweb's Editor-in-Chief. She is a private pilot, certificated aircraft dispatcher, and graduate of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University.

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