If you are a small business owner and need to travel short distances for conferences, meetings and the like, the Phenom 100 but be just the business jet you are looking for. It is built by Brazilian brand Embraer, one of the largest airplane manufacturers in the world, and although it is small, it is also mighty.
It is powered by two Pratt & Whitney Canada turbofan engines and has a takeoff thrust of 1,695 lbs. Because of its size it can take off and land on runways as short as 3,125 ft. (953m) so it can take you to smaller airports with ease. The Phenom 100 can fly up to 1,178 nautical miles and can achieve a cruising altitude of 37,000 feet, perfect for those short range flights where you want to arrive on your schedule, not that of the commercial airline giants.
In addition to its next generation technology, this business jet also boasts the largest cabin windows in its class, allowing tons of natural light to benefit its passengers, the largest cabin door complete with a unique staircase and the largest baggage compartment in its class as a full 70 cubic feet so passengers don’t have to leave anything behind on that all important trip. The cabin is comprised of four comfortable leather seats complete with arm rests, power outlets and multiple finger tip controls. The rest of the cabin is appointed in a wood finish with clean lines and the wonderful feeling of space, even is such a small plane. As for configuration, the Phenom 100 allows four passengers to sit facing each other in a two across from two pattern which is convenient for in-flight meetings and any other work that needs to be finished before you land at your destination. It can also hold an additional two passengers for a total of six, with the pilot the lone crew member.
This very light jet measures only 42′ 1″ from nose to tail and has a wingspan of just 40′ 4″. The cabin measures 11′ long, 4′ 11″ high and 5′ 1″ wide. While it may be small, this business jet can get you where you want to be cheaply and efficiently without the hassle of big busy airports and commercial plane schedules.
If you have a small business that needs to travel short distances to events why not look into the affordable and efficient Phenom 100 for your next charter experience?