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Holistic Matrimony of Modesty and Magnificence


ased on the wellestablished Embraer 190 airliner, the Lineage, with its sleek lines and swept wings that end in sharply raked winglets, cuts a clean albeit modest presence on any typical ramp. When considering how much more real estate it covers when parked alongside other VIP machines, it quickly becomes clear that beneath the modern external veneer lies a massive interior canvas for designers to create what

can only be described as largescale luxury. Polished chrome handrails line the retractable forward airstair, leading you into the main entrance on the forward left side of the twin-engined jet. Temperature-controlled floors embrace the 19 passengers as they reach the top of the stairs, which reveal 100 percent New Zealand Wool and silk carpentry. Throughout the 25.9-metre-long cabin the floor is padded with multiple layers of insulation that assists in

controlling temperature, as well as dampening ambient noise levels. The cabin arcs to a lofty two-metre height and stretches to a width of almost three metres, creating vast interior space that is elegant and attractive; functional and practical. Designed in six modules, each with its own functionality, the Lineage is leading the pack in terms of interior practicality. Customers can either work with Embraer designers, or bring in their own teams, to customise each module. With more than 700 options

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