The Embraer EMB-500 Phenom 100 is a very light jet developed by Brazilian aircraft manufacturer Embraer. The Phenom 100 is the best in class for VLJs (Very Light Jets). It has the most baggage space in its class. Its oval-lite design with large windows (along with a BMW designed interior) makes this jet seem feel amazingly large. Very fast with lots of range, there is nothing this jet can’t handle. It is truly next generation technology in today’s world. It is comfort and style combined with performance that puts this jet at the top of its class. Looking to charter a private jet like the Phenom 100? Read on.
The Phenom 100 has an oval fuselage with a 7.985 m³ (282 ft³) passenger cabin, a 1.47 m-high by 0.74 m-wide (4.5'x2.1') door and 1.2'x1' windows. Its unpressurized cargo hold is 1.56 m³ (54.9ft³). Its structural life is 28,000 flight cycles or 35,000 hours and it is built of 20% composite materials.
It has capacity for 4 passengers in its normal configuration, but it can carry up to 7 passengers with a single crew, with an optional side-facing seat and belted toilet. The cabin interior is designed by BMW DesignworksUSA.
The aircraft is fitted with two rear-mounted Pratt & Whitney Canada PW617-F turbofan engines rated at a takeoff thrust of 7.2 kN (1,695 lb) to ISA+10 °C. The engines have dual full authority digital engine control (FADEC). An automatic performance reserve (APR) feature boosts engine output to 1,777 lb in the event of engine failure on takeoff. Later model PW 617 F-E models have a ten-minute thrust rating at 1,820 lb.
It has a maximum flying range of 1,178 nmi (2,182 km) with four occupants.