The actor and stuntman, Jackie Chan, has become the first Chinese customer, who purchased the Embraer Legacy 500 business jet, with a price of $ 20 million...
"Legacy 500 represents our best and most modern technology, and in itself it incorporates a design that maximizes passenger comfort and fuel efficiency," said CEO Exectuive Jets Embraer, Marco Tulio Pelegrini.
"I am very excited about the acquisition of the superior, ultra modern business aircraft," said Jackie Chan. "Over the past few years, my Legacy 650 has given me the opportunity to enjoy the excellent travel experience and comfort, allowing me to be more into acting, and philanthropy worldwide. I'm sure the performance of the new Legacy 500 is even better and that it will overcome my expectations. I am convinced that this will be my new home and office in the air. "
As the best plane in its class, the Legacy 500 is the first business jet of this type, which has a secondary flight control. The cockpit is equipped with Rockwell Collins Pro Line Fusion equipment, and the cabin has enough space for 12 passengers. Otherwise, the passenger cabin is equipped with a surround-sound system, entertainment system definition and seats which can be converted into a full-length bed.
Otherwise, this aircraft is powered by two Honeywell HTF7500E engines, which are described as "greenest" in its class.