Embraer has signed Al Jaber Aviation of Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, for the sale of five Lineage 1000 and two Legacy 600 executive jets. The company also placed options on another two Lineage 1000s and one Legacy 600. The total value of the agreement, at list price, is US$ 265.57 million, and can reach US$ 376.88 million, if all options are exercised.
The announcement of the deal was made at the 2007 Dubai Air Show, November 11-15. Al Jaber Aviation will receive its first Legacy 600 in February 2009 and the Lineage 1000 deliveries are scheduled to begin in May 2010. The airplanes will be used for on-demand charter service.