Melbourne, Florida, USA, May 4, 2017,Embraer delivered todayits 1,100th business jet. The milestone aircraft is the industry’s best-sellingPhenom 300, and the customer is NetJets, the world’s largest private aviationcompany, with a portfolio of services that includes fractional ownership, jetcards, aircraft management and charter.
“Embraer scored thefour-digit mark in business jet deliveries in an impressively short period oftime. NetJets has been integral to our success story by co-creating a premiumproduct to meet the discerning tastes of their distinguished Owners,” saidMichael Amalfitano, President & CEO of Embraer Executive Jets. “We arecommitted to delivering the most value to our customers, with superior productsthat offer a unique combination of comfort, performance and operating costs,coupled with an unmatched experience throughout their journey, including thebest customer support in the industry.”
With over 670 customersflying 1,100 aircraft in more than 70 countries, Embraer’s business aviationdivision has accumulated a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 19% since2002, when the first executive jet model was delivered. In 2016, Embraer’smarket share represented 18% of the industry’s global deliveries.
“The Phenom is one ofthe most outstanding light cabin jets in the industry. It meets our Owners’ andour own high standards for performance and safety, and offers customenhancements for well-appointed travel,” said Adam Johnson, Chairman and CEO,NetJets. “We are proud to have Phenoms in our fleet, and we’re excited tocelebrate this milestone delivery with our industry partner.”
Embraer’s broad productportfolio is uniquely positioned in terms of the overall value proposition,combining comfort, technology, performance, economics and reliability. Itsfleet is supported by the top-ranked service solutions, as confirmed byindependent market surveys.