Flying with class on a private plane has never been easier after the announcement of Embraer’s new ultra-luxurious Lineage 1000E. With an asking price of £34 million buyers can be certain they receive the very best in terms of comfort, quality and performance. The plane can also be rented for the more modest sum of £8,300 per hour.
The interior is a striking combination of fine leather banquettes, state-of-the-art integrated appliances and even a spacious bathroom. Additional perks include a €50,000 (£35,000) dishwasher, espresso maker and built-in microwave and convection oven. The kitchen and other spaces are,of course, subject to further customizations.
Despite its size arrangement of seating has been calculated for up to 19 passengers as well as three pilots and staff to ensure there’s plenty of space. At 84.3 feet – this is the longest executive jet. The Embraer Lineage 1000E has a cabin that is divided into five sections, comprising a kitchen, seating area, staff area, master bedroom and a bathroom at the front. The bedroom boasts a comfortable queen-size bed and a private walk-in shower.
Maximum flying speed is 543mph and distance – 5,300 miles (8,529 km). The plane benefits from impressive storage capacity of 323 cubic feet on-board and 443 extra in the hold, and is equipped with the latest in modern technology – Blu-ray players and Wi-Fi, plasma screens and iPod docking stations. In choosing the interior, buyers have the option to pick between 700 fabrics and dozens of carpet patterns.
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In terms of on-board technology the plane uses two General Electric engines and Honeywell technology. The seating area, which measures 8ft 10in wide by 6ft 6in high, is fitted with fine wool carpets and leather banquettes. For maximum comfort seats can be rearranged so passengers can dine on the laminated wooden tables. Overall, the new Lineage 1000E is fuel-efficient and silent, which makes it one of the most popular private jets on the market.