Pilot Report: Embraer Phenom 100E - Embraer preps for entry level jet market rebound
The competition in the entry-level jet segment never has been tougher...
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August 28, 2019 - by Fred George for aviationweek.com
Green shoots finally are popping up in the entry-level light jet market, after the segment entered a nosedive six years ago.
Now, Textron Aviation, Embraer and HondaJet, the Big Three of the light jet manufacturers, are gearing up to take advantage of better times ahead with three distinctively different models, all priced at close to $4.5 million when comparably equipped.
The competition in the entry-level jet segment never has been tougher.
New models from the Big Three not only vie with each other, but they also potentially compete against hundreds of used light jets on the market that boast higher cruise speeds, longer ranges and larger cabins.
Embraer, though, has created a special niche with its Phenom 100, as it has the largest...
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