The Embraer Phenom 300 is the world’s best selling business jet, and a new model, the 300E was introduced at NBAA this year. The 300E, with the E standing for “Enhanced” sports an elegant redesigned cabin and a new cabin management and in-flight entertainment system from Lufthansa Technik.
First delivered in 2009, the Phenom 300 has been the best selling business jet since 2013, with more than 400 aircraft delivered in 40 countries. The new 300E version will begin deliveries in early 2018.
“We are very excited to introduce the Phenom 300E which sets a new standard in value and customer experience. The Phenom 300E reflects our commitment to fascinate our customers,” said Michael Amalfitano, President & CEO, Embraer Executive Jets. “With a passion for excellence, our team has been working closely with customers to bring to market yet another beautifully designed and brilliantly engineered marvel of aviation.”
The following video highlights the recent changes to the 300E.
Embraer designs and manufactures its own seats, and the new interior offers a number of advances in comfort and personalization. The seat profile includes a built in headrest, retractable armrest, new table, side ledge, side walls and valance designs. The seats also include extendable leg rests, and seat bolsters provide improved ergonomics, as shown in the photo below.
Performance of the 300E ranks among the best it its class, with a high speed cruise of 453 knots, an a range with six occupants of 1,971 nautical miles. The aircraft, powered by two Pratt & Whitney Canada PW535E engines, is capable of flying at 45,000 ft.
Bottom Line: The best selling business jet in its class continues to improve – on time and on-budget.