October 2019 - The Brazilian Air Force has received two Phenom 100EV aircraft for service as special transports. These units will take on the designation of U-100 in formal service with the branch. The aircraft were delivered on October 23rd, 2019.
(OPERATORS list includes past, present, and future operators when applicable)
Used in roles serving the commercial aviation market, ferrying both passengers and goods over range.
Used in roles serving the business aviation market, primarily VIP and regional travel.
Used in the Very-Important-Person (VIP) passenger transport role, typically with above-average amenities and luxuries as standard.
Phenom 100 - Base Series Designation; initial production mark.
Phenom 100E - Modernized variant with spoilers and Garmin G1000 avionics fit; powered by PW617F-E turbofan engines.
Phenom 100EV - Model of 2017; lighter-weight form with improved performance specifications; Garmin G3000 avionics set; powered by PW617F1-E turbofan engines.
EMB-500 - Official Embraer company designation.
U-100 - Brazilian Air Force designation; two aircraft taken into service.
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