This website uses cookies
More information
MEBAA (Middle East & North Africa Business Aviation Association)
MEBAA (Middle East & North Africa Business Aviation Association)
The monthly news publication for aviation professionals.

Why visit ACE ’24?

Related background information from the Handbook...

Cedar Executive
Charter

Embraer
Aircraft

Embraer Legacy 500

BAN's World Gazetteer

Lebanon
Brazil
The monthly news publication for aviation professionals.

Request your printed copy

Cedar sets out stall with Legacy 500 for Lebanese charter
Cedar Executive, a subsidiary of the MEA Group in the Lebanon, has taken delivery of its first Legacy 500. The nine-seat super midsize jet is available for charter throughout EMEA, with the capability to cruise at 45,000 ft and Mach 0.82 over a range of 3,150 nm.

Cedar Executive, a subsidiary of the MEA Group in the Lebanon, has taken delivery of its first Legacy 500. The nine-seat super midsize jet is available for charter throughout EMEA, with the capability to cruise at 45,000 ft and Mach 0.82 over a range of 3,150 nm.

"The Legacy 500 brings the comfort, technology and performance that will enable us to offer customers a premium travel experience," says CEO Fouad Fawaz. "The onboard features and amenities make this aircraft the ideal charter jet for our market and our customers. We can fly direct from Beirut to London City with it."

The aircraft has a cabin altitude of 6,000 ft and a six-foot flat floor cabin. Wi-fi, satcom, HD video and surround sound are all available. For the crew, the L500 has digital flight controls, based on fly-by-wire technology and featuring side sticks. Its Rockwell Collins Pro Line Fusion avionics suite has four 19-inch LCD displays for graphical flight planning, along with paperless ops capability, auto brakes, and E2VS vision system.

Other News
 
Embraer and Eve strengthen low-carbon operations at Paris-Le Bourget
May 22, 2024
Readying for AAM in and around Paris-Le Bourget airport, Embraer is building a larger MRO facility while Eve establishes the eVTOL groundwork. Groupe ADP will look into hydrogen infrastructure.
Garmin recognised as best supplier by Embraer
May 8, 2024
This recognition validates Garmin's achievement in designing and manufacturing flight deck systems while remaining responsive to market needs and preferences.
Demand drives Embraer deliveries to quarterly high
April 26, 2024
Embraer's executive backlog has reached its highest level over past eight years as overall deliveries increase by 67 per cent in the first quarter of 2024.