Embraer sells Legacy 650 to customer in Jordan
Embraer has announced the sale of a Legacy 650 large executive jet to an undisclosed customer from Jordan. Arab Wings will manage the Legacy 650 for the Jordanian buyer. It will be delivered in the second half of 2010.
“We are honored by the acquisition of this Legacy 650, which will be operated and managed byArab Wings, a respected and renowned company in the Middle East region”, said Luís Carlos Affonso, Embraer executive vice president, Executive Jets. “The Legacy 650 will establish a new concept for business travel, offering an extended range of 3,900 nautical miles with the same superior comfort of the Legacy 600, which is a very successful aircraft in the region.”
It will be based in Jordan. Arab Wings will take delivery of a Phenom 100 later this year.
“We see an increasing demand for our aircraft handling services in the region, and this Legacy 650 will be the newest addition to our fast-growing fleet of managed aircraft,” said Ahmad Abughazaleh, CEO of Arab Wings.