The Embraer Phenom 300 has remained the world’s most delivered business jet for the fourth year running. Embraer Executive Jets delivered 63 of the aircraft in 2016, which was the highest volume of any business aircraft for the year, according to a report from the General Aviation Manufacturers Association (GAMA). In total, Embraer has delivered 266 Phenom 300 jets since 2013.
The aircraft has been in operation for seven years, with total numbers sold over that time nearing the 400 mark. Operating in 30 countries, the Embraer Phenom 300 has logged close to 500,000 flight hours and is one of the fastest light jets on the market, with several speed records set with the National Aeronautic Association and the Fédération Aéronautique Internationale. The model is constantly being upgraded by Embraer.
Paulo Cesar Silva, CEO, Embraer, said, “We are elated to once again see the Phenom 300 receive such an important recognition from the market. We are very grateful to our customers for the validation of both the aircraft’s original design as well as all their input, which has made this jet the best in its class. Our customers’ reaffirmation of trust in us only strengthens our resolve to deliver the best customer experience.”