Legacy 500


Designed from the ground up as a game-changing, midsize business jet, the Legacy 500 isn’t compromised by old and outdated concepts. Based on extensive customer input, the Legacy 500 incorporates innovative solutions for performance and comfort with the latest technologies from flight deck to passenger cabin.
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  • Fastest jet in midsize segment
  • Full digital flight controls, unique in its segment
  • Largest-in-class cabin – 6 feet tall with flat floor
  • Best cabin pressurization in class
  • Four fully-reclining seats
  • Remarkably low noise levels

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The Legacy 500’s Certified Performance Data Summary, which shows the aircraft achieved or exceeded all targets.

How delivering a superior experience begins with your personal space and comfort.

Legacy 500 milestones, including its debut at EBACE in 2013 and its first flight in 2012.

The Legacy 500 first flight experience with Mike Alexander.

Highlights of the Legacy 500 pilot report by Fred George, renowned chief pilot for Aviation Week, who said the aircraft would set “standards of capability, affordability, comfort and reliability.”

At a Glance

Range - nm3,125
Total Baggage Capacity - cu.ft.155
Take off Field Length - ft4,084
Engine Thrust - lbf7,036
MMO - Mach0.83
Maximum Operation Altitude - ft45,000
Avionics SuiteRockwell Collins Pro Line Fusion
+ Assumptions

Range: LRC, 4 passengers at 200 lb/each, NBAA IFR reserves, 200 nm alternate airport, baseline aircraft

Take off Field Length: MTOW, Sea Level, ISA

Legacy 500 Success Stories

Tour this aircraft at the upcoming shows

  • Nov
    Dubai Airshow
    Dubai, UAE
    Nov. 08, 2015 -
    Nov. 12, 2015
  • Nov
    Las Vegas, NV
    Nov. 17, 2015 -
    Nov. 19, 2015

Legacy 500 Latest News

  • Sep. 29, 2015
    Flexjet takes delivery of its first Embraer Legacy 500
    Embraer Executive Jets today announced that Dallas-based Flexjet LLC, a leading provider of fractional jet ownership services, received its first Legacy 500 business jet.  Read More
  • May. 19, 2015
    Embraer Executive Jets sells Legacy 500 to Middle East Airlines
    Embraer Executive Jets today announced that Middle East Airlines – Airliban (MEA) has placed an order for one midsize Legacy 500 and an option for a second aircraft of the same model. Read More
  • May. 18, 2015
    Embraer’s Legacy 500 sets four new world speed records
    Embraer Executive Jets today announced that the Legacy 500, its new midsize business jet that just entered the market, has already set four new world speed records for its class, this year. Read More