The TBM 700 was the first pressurized single-engine turboprop ever certified. The TBM 700 features a large door making it easy to load both passengers and luggage. The 700 cruises at 300 knots with the ability to take off in less than 2,200 ft. The TBM 700 is used in the charter market for short hop flight and trips into small runways. It is known for its low operating costs and single-pilot operations.
TBM 700 Charter Rates
Known for its less costly charter rates, the TBM 700 is a perfect charter choice for shorter flights but is a comfortable option compared to other turbo-prop aircraft in this category. The TBB made by Socata gives jet-like performance although it is a single-engine, its pressurized performance matches that of many other small jets. Due to this unique feature costs range from $1000 to $2000 hourly rates.