Embraer

Private aircraft are the epitome of luxury, but many of them feature standard-issue interiors designed and built at the same facility that constructs the rest of the aircraft. Manufacturers of jets...
Robb Report ’s June “Best of the Best” issue is on newsstands now! Here are the best business jets for 2016 in each of nine categories: Large-cabin ultralong range, ultralong range, super large,...
With Embraer’s Kyoto Airship project , the sumptuous surroundings of lavish retreats and luxury yachts may soon be de rigueur in the rarified air of private jet travel. Envisioned for the Embraer...
“The Phenom 300 is loved by owner-pilots as well as backseaters for its innovative design, comfort, performance, and ride qualities.” — Peter Agur Jr. “The Phenom 300 sets the industry standard for...
At the European Business Aviation Convention and Exhibition in Geneva, Cleveland-based private-flight-service provider Flexjet announced its plans for greater European expansion. In addition to its...
To build 1,000 jets might not sound like a lot compared to, say, the numbers that car manufacturers crank out, but considering the time and care that goes into building a modern business jet—which is...
For many, the epitome of luxury is the ability to jet set around the globe on a moment’s notice—without the crowds and claustrophobic seating. For those who want to break new ground in the travel...
Taking rush hour to new heights, action-film front man and stuntman extraordinaire Jackie Chan has become the first customer in China to take delivery of the Embraer Legacy 500 . Expanding his global...
The Brazilian aircraft manufacturer Embraer has achieved U.S. certification for its Legacy 450 mid-light jet and expects to start deliveries later this year. (The jet has also received certification...
These business aircraft have been selected by the Robb Report Private Aviation Advisory Board as the top models currently in service and in production. They are categorized according to their size...
In October, the Federal Aviation Administration certified Embraer’s first midsize jet, the Legacy 500.
Jet manufacturers unveiled a series of competitive new products, advanced technologies, and updated designs last month in Las Vegas at the annual conference of the National Business Aviation...
A range of diverse and innovative products were unveiled at this year’s annual European Business Aviation Conference and Exhibition in Geneva. While the market is improving, especially in the United...
The category-crossover aircraft from Brazilian manufacturer Embraer are changing the way the...
The capabilities and cost savings associated with the Embraer Phenom 100 have made it the world’s...
The category-crossover aircraft from Brazilian manufacturer Embraer are changing the way the industry thinks about business-jet design. The $8.76 million Embraer Phenom 300 (954.359.3700, www...
The capabilities and cost savings associated with the Embraer Phenom 100 (954.359.3700, www.embraerexecutivejets.com ) have made it the world’s most-delivered business jet in recent years (100 units...
Anyone who has ever been to a Brazilian churrascaria knows to bring an appetite. On a late-August evening, aircraft manufacturer Embraer hosted a dinner at one of these steakhouses near the company’s...
Alex Wilcox is no stranger to innovation. He was the first JetBlue employee, in 1999, before moving to Mumbai to launch Kingfisher Airlines, which has become one of the largest operators in India...
Though categorized as a light jet because its maximum takeoff weight exceeds 10,000 pounds—just barely—the Embraer Phenom 100 ( www.embraerexecutivejets.com ) has operating costs that are more akin...
Like the smaller Phenom 100, the Embraer Phenom 300 ( www.embraerexecutivejets.com ) is priced competitively for a jet of its capabilities. It has a nearly 2,300-mile range (when carrying six...
Based on the popular Legacy 600, the 650 will provide longer trips for up to 14 passengers with an extra 575 miles of range, while retaining the same comfortable cabin layout. The extra range allows...
Embraer was building jets for regional airlines long before it entered the light-jet category in 2005 with the Phenom 100, and the airplane feels more like a downsized airliner than a beefed-up...
The commercial version of this jet carries 100 passengers, but in the executive model, just 19 seats share the cabin. Five zones in the jet can hold hundreds of different configurations of dozens of...
Embraer followed up its popular Phenom 100 with the beefier 300, certified in late 2009. The center-aisle cabins share the same oval cross section, with more than five feet of vertical space, but the...