The Cessna Citation XLS Gen2 is Textron Aviation’s latest model. I toured the private jet while it was on display at the European Business Aviation Convention and Exhibition in Geneva last week.
Two Cessna Citation models preceded the XLS Gen2, the Citation XL and XLS. A spokesperson for Textron Aviation told Insider that the new model has is updated features including stairs in the cabin door, an entry curtain, and a larger cabin.
Inside, the main cabin has two pairs of seats, as well as additional seating at the front and back.
The main cabin is also tech-friendly, boasting wireless charging ports and different sized cup holders.
A spokesperson for Textron Aviation told Insider that the model is popular with charter companies as well as corporate customers because of the large cabin. A number of private individuals also use the jet to travel with families and pets.
The jet is mainly suitable for flying regionally, including journeys from the east to west coast of the US or around Europe, according to Textron.