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First Citation X With Winglets Takes Flight.  
User currently offlinePC12Fan From United States of America, joined Jan 2007, 2424 posts, RR: 5
Posted (6 years 10 months 5 days 1 hour ago) and read 3789 times:

Photo

Story here. http://cessna.com/news/article.chtml...Ko4u4si6N3JtR1belSXHZJDJCupe3UfEJg


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User currently offlineMir From United States of America, joined Jan 2004, 21521 posts, RR: 55
Reply 1, posted (6 years 10 months 4 days 23 hours ago) and read 3663 times:

 drool 

I don't care who you are, that's a good looking aircraft right there.

-Mir



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User currently offlineDispatcher From United States of America, joined Jun 1999, 253 posts, RR: 5
Reply 2, posted (6 years 10 months 4 days 23 hours ago) and read 3635 times:

Hmmm, maybe it's just the angle but it looks like those wings should be flapping.

User currently offlineDLCnxgptjax From United States of America, joined Oct 2005, 353 posts, RR: 0
Reply 3, posted (6 years 10 months 4 days 21 hours ago) and read 3532 times:

Now that's just SEXY!

User currently offlineN710PS From United States of America, joined Oct 2006, 1166 posts, RR: 4
Reply 4, posted (6 years 10 months 4 days 21 hours ago) and read 3530 times:

Fuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuugly!


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User currently offlineShyFlyer From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 5, posted (6 years 10 months 4 days 17 hours ago) and read 3394 times:

I didn't think it was possible to make the Citation X look any better.


I now stand corrected.  cloudnine 


User currently offlineAS739X From United States of America, joined Apr 2003, 6096 posts, RR: 23
Reply 6, posted (6 years 10 months 4 days 17 hours ago) and read 3361 times:

Could that plane get better looking then it already was, answer is YES!

ASSFO



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User currently offlinePropilotJW From United States of America, joined Mar 2000, 589 posts, RR: 7
Reply 7, posted (6 years 10 months 4 days 16 hours ago) and read 3305 times:

Quoting ShyFlyer (Reply 5):
I didn't think it was possible to make the Citation X look any better.

I am in the same boat as you... The X looks simply amazing now!


User currently offlineBkircher From United States of America, joined Sep 2005, 208 posts, RR: 0
Reply 8, posted (6 years 10 months 4 days 16 hours ago) and read 3305 times:

Wow that looks great!!!

User currently offlineFI642 From Monaco, joined Mar 2005, 1079 posts, RR: 2
Reply 9, posted (6 years 10 months 4 days 16 hours ago) and read 3263 times:

That's one bad looking mutha!


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User currently offlineNASCARAirforce From United States of America, joined Feb 2005, 3178 posts, RR: 4
Reply 10, posted (6 years 10 months 4 days 15 hours ago) and read 3235 times:

Oh man, can't wait to get some pictures of those when we start seeing more

User currently offlineJetMech From Australia, joined Mar 2006, 2684 posts, RR: 53
Reply 11, posted (6 years 10 months 4 days 15 hours ago) and read 3202 times:

It's nice to see that Cessna have fitted the blended winglet to the X. I would need to see photos from other angles before I pass judgement on the aesthetics however. I think one of the greatest travesties is the flat winglet fitted to some 727's  Sad .

Regards, JetMech



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User currently offlineIkramerica From United States of America, joined May 2005, 21474 posts, RR: 60
Reply 12, posted (6 years 10 months 4 days 13 hours ago) and read 3131 times:

Quoting Mir (Reply 1):
I don't care who you are, that's a good looking aircraft right there.

I don't agree.

Quoting N710PS (Reply 4):
Fuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuugly!

I agree. That is one ugly mofo, at least from that angle. It's like a narwal with a russian t-tail. And winglets.



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User currently offlineBohica From United States of America, joined Feb 2004, 2671 posts, RR: 0
Reply 13, posted (6 years 10 months 4 days 13 hours ago) and read 3117 times:

I like it. That is one nice bird.  bigthumbsup 

User currently offlineScbriml From United Kingdom, joined Jul 2003, 12390 posts, RR: 46
Reply 14, posted (6 years 10 months 4 days 11 hours ago) and read 3049 times:
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Quoting N710PS (Reply 4):
Fuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuugly!



Quoting Ikramerica (Reply 12):
I agree.

You two are swimming against a strong tide here.  laughing 



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User currently offlineSandroZRH From Switzerland, joined Feb 2007, 3427 posts, RR: 50
Reply 15, posted (6 years 10 months 4 days 10 hours ago) and read 3032 times:

seeeeexxeeeeeehhhhhhh!!

User currently offlinePADSpot From Germany, joined Jan 2005, 1676 posts, RR: 5
Reply 16, posted (6 years 10 months 4 days 10 hours ago) and read 2995 times:

Is it just me, or does anybody else also think that these winglets resemble those that were tested on the A320 last year?

User currently offlineTjwgrr From United States of America, joined Mar 2000, 2422 posts, RR: 3
Reply 17, posted (6 years 10 months 4 days 10 hours ago) and read 2990 times:

The hot rod of biz jets just got pimped!!!

Way too cool......  thumbsup 



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User currently offlineIkramerica From United States of America, joined May 2005, 21474 posts, RR: 60
Reply 18, posted (6 years 10 months 4 days 2 hours ago) and read 2819 times:

Quoting Tjwgrr (Reply 17):
The hot rod of biz jets just got pimped!!!

That's probably it. I don't like "pimped" things. Yo yo yo!



Of all the things to worry about... the Wookie has no pants.
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