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Hangar8 takes delivery of Europe's first Lineage 1000 Top of the range Embraer business jet arrives at London Oxford Airport, UK HE first Embraer Lineage 1000 to be based in Europe has arrived with operator Hangar8, based at London Oxford Airport in the UK. The $52m Lineage 1000, top of Embraer’s business jet range, is the UK’s longest-cabin private jet available for charter. The aircraft is configured in an executive layout, with five separate cabin zones including a large lounge area featuring a fully integrated entertainment system, 52 inch screen, separate master bedroom suite with a full sized double bed and private shower. The Lineage 1000 is the largest executive jet by Brazilian manufacturer Embraer and can carry up to 19 VIP passengers. The aircraft has a range of 8,149km enabling it to fly nonstop from the UK to the Middle East, Dubai to Johannesburg, New York to Moscow, or from Singapore to Sydney. The aircraft can use shorter runways such as those at London City Airport and New York’s Teterboro Airport. It is also equipped with the latest electronic flyby-wire flight control system and is one of the quietest aircraft in its class as a result

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Expect the Lineage to be a popular choice among sports stars and celebrities

BELOW: Hangar8 boss Dustin Dryden and Lineage.

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Inside Embraer's largest executive jet. of its active noise dampening system. Dustin Dryden, CEO Hangar8, said, “We are thrilled to announce Hangar8 has been appointed as the European launch operator of the Lineage 1000, the largest addition to our fleet since the company was formed in 2002. The new aircraft enables us to take our operational

capabilities to a whole new level and with just one fuel stop, we can now fly our customers almost anywhere in the world.” Hangar8 expects the Lineage 1000 to be a popular choice amongst sports stars, high profile celebrities and royalty alike. www.hangar8.co.uk

P1 February 2011  

P1 is Loop Publishing's business aviation magazine, published bi-monthly. It brings alive the glamorous, exciting world of business jets, tu...

P1 February 2011  

P1 is Loop Publishing's business aviation magazine, published bi-monthly. It brings alive the glamorous, exciting world of business jets, tu...

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