NetJets has placed a firm order for 50 Phenom 300 jets from Embraer with an option to buy a further 75 aircraft.
Embraer is producing a special Phenom 300 Platinum Edition for NetJets which will be based on the company’s technology and interior specifications. Deliveries will start in 2013.
“NetJets is making an investment in the future, and we continue to be guided by our vision to maintain our leadership position by delivering extraordinary safety and service to our owners,” says David Sokol, chairman and CEO of NetJets. “We are pleased to be in a strong position in our industry and proud to be announcing this order with Embraer for the Platinum Edition Phenom 300.”
Embraer says additional details and undisclosed contractual conditions need to be met by January 2011.