The Embraer Lineage 1000 is a variant of the Embraer 190 regional jet airliner, launched as a private jet on May 2, 2006. Manufactured by the Brazilian aerospace firm Embraer, the Lineage is an "ultra-large" business jet with comfortable seating for 19.
The aircraft has a maximum operating speed of Mach 0.82 and an operating ceiling of 12,497m (41,000ft). The range with eight passengers is 7,778km, allowing non-stop flight between London and New York, Europe and the Middle East or New York and Brazil. The Lineage 1000 performance and its low noise profile gives direct access to restrictive airports such as London City (UK), Teterboro (New York) and Aspen (Colorado).
Lineage 1000 is powered by two General Electric CF34-10E7 engines each rated at 18,500 pounds of thrust. Its operational range carrying eight passengers is 7,778 kilometers (4,200 nautical miles), achieves a top speed of Mach 0.82 and will be capable of flying at 41,000-ft (12,500 meters) of altitude.
The Honeywell Primus Epic electronic flight information system and avionics suite is highly intuitive, simplifying procedures, improving safety and allowing the pilot to concentrate on the successful completion of the flight. The Primus Epic avionics suite provides five multifunction liquid crystal display screens. A finger-on-touchpad cursor control allows the pilot to direct and query avionics functions.
One of the most premier features of the Lineage 1000 is the innovative and luxurious cabin layout, which was designed by Priestman Goode, based in London, UK.
The total cabin volume is 4,085ft³ (115.7m³), with a height of 6ft 7in (2.0m). The interior is configured in five distinct privacy zones for lounging, conferencing, dining or relaxing and can transport up to 19 passengers.
The first zone is laid out with three club seats, foldable tables and a bar. Zone 2 has a divan seat and two single club seats with a foldable table.
Zones 3 and 4 accommodate a lounge and office with a long divan, single club seats and a credenza with a 32in LCD screen workstation. The passengers have access to the internet and Wi-Fi. Zone 5 is furnished as a double bedroom with a wardrobe, credenza and walk-in shower.
The aft baggage area is pressurized and accessible during flight. The total baggage capacity is 471ft³ (13.3m³).
The Lineage 1000 is of low-wing design with winglets and fly-by-wire controls. It is of metal construction with high-strength, low-weight, composite, non-structural sections such as the cabin floor panels and the fuselage fairing.
The Embraer Lineage 1000 combines great performance with style that makes any journey more pleasurable.