Embraer Phenom 300

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Phenom 300
Embraer EMB-505 Phenom 300 - Wallner.jpeg
Embraer Phenom 300
Role Light business jet
National origin Brazil
Manufacturer Embraer
First flight 2008
Introduction 2009
Number built 177[1]
Unit cost
US$8.14million (2010)
Variants Embraer Phenom 100
The Phenom 300 interior mockup at the Oakland NBAA, 8 November 2007

The Embraer EMB-505 Phenom 300 is a light jet aircraft developed by the Brazilian aircraft manufacturer Embraer. It can carry 8 or 9 occupants with a flying range of 1,971 nmi (3,650 km). Its price was estimated at US$ 5 million in 2012.[2]

At 45,000 feet (14,000 m), the Phenom 300 is pressurized to a cabin altitude of 6,600 feet (2,000 m). The jet features single-point refueling and an externally serviced private rear lavatory, refreshment center and baggage area. It received FAA Type Certification on 14 December 2009 as the Embraer EMB-505.[3]

On 29 December 2009 Embraer delivered the first Phenom 300 to Executive Flight Services at the company's headquarters at São José dos Campos, Brazil.[4] In just four years, the Phenom 300 climbed to the top position on the list of most delivered business jets, with 60 units delivered in 2013.

Operators[edit]

 Portugal
 United Kingdom
 United States
 Italy

Aircraft deliveries[edit]

Year 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Number of deliveries[11] 1 26 42 48 60

Specifications[edit]

Data from Embraer Phenom 300 brochure (downloaded 09-Jan-2008)

General characteristics

  • Crew: 1 pilot
  • Capacity: 6 passengers (standard configuration) + 1 in cockpit; maximum of 9 incl. 1 in cockpit and 1 on belted toilet)
  • Length: 15.9 m (52 ft 2 in)
  • Wingspan: 16.2 m (53 ft 2 in)
  • Height: 5 m (16 ft 5 in)
  • Max takeoff weight: 7,951 kg (17,529 lb)
  • Powerplant: 2 × Pratt & Whitney Canada PW535E turbofans, 14.2 kN (3,200 lbf) thrust each

Performance

  • Maximum speed: 834 km/h (518 mph; 450 kn)
  • Range: 3,650 km (2,268 mi; 1,971 nmi) with IFR reserves, 6 occupants
  • Service ceiling: 13,716 m (45,000 ft)

Avionics

See also[edit]

Related development
Aircraft of comparable role, configuration and era

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