Embraer has today announced several deals for its Phenom light jets, as well as new orders and options for the Legacy range. In total, the sales are valued at $105m.
ASAIG Aviation, a new Kuwati-owned charter operator, has signed for a Phenom 100 and a Phenom 300, as well as LOIs for two Legacy 500s and a Legacy 450. The Phenoms will be used for air taxi operations in the Middle East.

SS Lootah Group has signed for a single Legacy 600 for delivery in July 2009 and will be based in Dubai for extensive company corporate travel.
Slovenia’s Linxair has signed for a second Legacy 600 for delivery in December this year. The second aircraft will add to its charter operations out of Ljubijana in Slovenia.

UK-based VLJ Consultancy has signed for a Phenom 100 on behalf of private investors. It also took two options for Phenom 100s and will receive the first delivery in 2012. The aircraft will fly private charter and air taxi operations out of Oxford airport in southern England.
And two Phenom 100s are destined for the Finnish Aviation Academy for delivery in 2010.

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