Pilatus PC-12 profile, including current pricing, manufacturing dates, cabin size and passenger capacity, range, speed, baggage space, fractional ownership and jet card options
Pilatus PC-12 Facts
Called the “Swiss Army knife of the skies” for its durability, reliability, and flexibility, the Swiss-made PC-12 can land on grass strips and features a rear cabin cargo door.
PlaneSense, Nicholas Air and Tradewind Aviation have all helped popularize the PC-12 in the fractional and jet card market.
A large cargo door in the rear passenger cabin allows quick conversion from passengers, plus the ability to easily load oversize baggage, including skis.
Production Start: 1995
Production Ends: In Production
Pilatus PC-12 Related Models
Related PC-12 models include the PC-12 NG and PC-12 NGX. The PC-24 is the first jet from Pilatus.
Turboprop – Turbojet – Single Engine
As of November 2019, Amstat lists 766 Pilatus PC-12s and 775 PC-12 NGs
PC-12 Cabin Size and Passengers
Height: 4 ft 10 in
Width: 5 ft
Length: 16 ft 11 in
Seating Capacity: 6 to 9
Normal: 1,309 nm
Maximum: 1,635 nm
Maximum Cruise Speed: 370 mph
Varies by configuration. The PC-12 has a 4.4 ft wide x 4.5 ft high rear cargo door.
Fractional Ownership – Yes
Dedicated Jet Card – Yes
Used PC-12s are listed starting at approximately $2.1 million
Pilatus models currently in production
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The Goodspeed jet card is on its Pilatus PC-12 fleet with a service area covering the Northeastern U.S. and Caribbean
Tradewind Aviation, an operator of both private charter and by-the-seat semiprivate charter flights, is launching its first jet card program under the name Goodspeed across its fleet of 23 Pilatus PC-12 aircraft.
Targeting business travelers hopping from one meeting to the next and leisure travelers headed for vacation homes or weekend getaways, and families with children participating in traveling sports leagues, Goodspeed offers fixed-rate, one-way pricing so you don’t pay for repositioning flights.