Embraer new Praetor 600 super-midsize business jet has been granted its Type Certificate by Brazil’s Civil Aviation Authority (ANAC—Agência Nacional de Aviação Civil).
Embraer said the Praetor 600 has surpassed all its main design goals and is capable of flying more than 4,000nm in long-range cruise speed or 3,700nm at Mach .80 from runways shorter than 4,500ft.
“Our engineering and programme teams have outperformed again by passionately designing, developing and certifying the class-leading Praetor 600 business jet, exceeding specifications and expectations, and ahead of schedule,” said Paulo César Souza e Silva, Embraer CEO.
Michael Amalfitano, President & CEO, Embraer Executive Jets, added, “The most disruptive and technologically advanced super-midsize business jet has arrived. The Praetor 600 will fascinate our customers with the highest performance, technology and comfort in its class and raise the customer experience to an unprecedented level,”
The Praetor 600 also has full fly-by-wire technology, which works with the Active Turbulence Reduction to make flights smoother and more efficient possible.
Other features include a six foot high, flat-floor cabin, stone flooring, vacuum service lavatory, full-service galley, wardrobe, eight fully reclining club seats may be berthed into four beds, and the largest-in-class baggage space.
High-capacity, ultra high-speed connectivity is available through Viasat’s Ka-band, with speeds of up to 16Mbps and unlimited streaming.
The Praetor 600 has Collins Aerospace’s newest edition of the Pro Line Fusion flight deck. Features include:
- Vertical weather display
- Air-traffic-control-like situational awareness with ADSB-IN
- Predictive wind shear radar capability
- Embraer Enhanced Vision System (E2VS) with a Head-up Display (HUD) and an Enhanced Video System (EVS)
- Inertial Reference System (IRS)
- Synthetic Vision Guidance System (SVGS).