2021/06/10 - Embraer announced today it has signed a contract with GrandView Aviation for a Phenom 300MED STC (Supplemental Type Certificate) conversion. The aircraft will be converted at Embraer’s Service Center in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, and operated by on-demand charter operator GrandView Aviation.
'We originally selected the Phenom 300 as our national fleet platform due to its flexibility and high utilization reliability. With the Phenom 300MED conversion, our aircraft can transition from a passenger cabin interior to MedEvac in a matter of hours, allowing for maximum operational efficiency,' said Jessie Naor, Chief Operating Officer at GrandView Aviation. 'We already operate diverse missions, and the Phenom 300MED further adds to our ability to meet a wide variety of client needs.'
'We are delighted to sign this contract with GrandView, the Phenom 300MED launch customer,' said Marsha Woelber, Head of Worldwide Executive Jets Customer Support & Aftermarket Sales, Embraer Service & Support. 'We are sure this will be the first of many conversions around the world. This contract is an example of Embraer’s ability to add value in our industry-leading product portfolio.'
The Phenom 300MED is a unique MedEvac solution for the Phenom 300 series aircraft, the most successful light jet in the world, and is available through a STC, developed and certified by Embraer and umlaut utilizing Aerolite equipment. The MedEvac solution, which is also available for new aircraft, is exclusively installed by Embraer’s award-winning Services & Support organization, ensuring the highest quality, reliability, and service experience, direct from the manufacturer.
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