Embraer Executive Jets has announced a firm order for 23 business jets from Across, a premium Mexican business aviation services provider.
The entire contract is valued at in excess of US$ 260 million (at current list prices) and comprises of eight Legacy 500, eight Phenom 300 and seven Phenom 100E jets. Deliveries have already commenced.
“This fleet order reflects our growing presence in Mexico and confirms the long-term relationship we are building with Across,” said Marco Tulio Pellegrini, President & CEO, Embraer Executive Jets.
“The Mexican market has a solid business aviation utilization culture and Embraer Executive Jets' portfolio is perfectly suited to fulfil the increasing demand for more efficient and reliable aircraft in the Region.”
“Embraer's business jets will become the backbone of Across solutions for our fractional ownership program and charter services for customers worldwide who need to fly to Mexico or the Americas for business or leisure,” said Pedro Corsi Amerlinck, CEO of Across.
Across offers air charter and also a sales or fractional ownership program for Embraer’s broad business jet portfolio. The company was launched in 2009.