Phenom 300 gains Canadian type certificate


Transport Canada has granted the Embraer Phenom 300 executive jet a type certificate

Embraer Phenom 300Transport Canada Civil
Aviation (TCCA) has granted a type certificate to the Embraer Phenom 300
executive jet. The Phenom 300 is now certificated in more than 40 countries.

“Transport Canada’s
certification strengthens our position in Canada,
a market which is already exhibiting strong potential for Embraer,” said Bob
Knebel, vice president sales for North America,
Embraer Executive Jets. “We have delivered more than 300 Phenom 100 and Phenom
300 executive jets worldwide, 50% of which have gone to the North American
market. The certification paves the way for even more success for this
award-winning executive aircraft. The success of the Phenoms can be seen in the
diversity of our customers, which include private individuals, corporations,
universities, fractional ownership programmes, charter operators, flying schools
and motor racing executives.”

Embraer has also launched a
new seating configuration with a two-place divan, this increases customer
options and is in response to customer requests.