Embraer Praetor 500 – Operating Costs, Specifications, and Performance Data

Compare the fixed costs, variable cost, and performance of Embraer Praetor 500 to over 500 jets, turboprops, helicopters and piston aircraft, with accurate data from Conklin & de Decker.

Summary

FULL AIRCRAFT NAME
Embraer Praetor 500
AIRCRAFT NAME
Praetor 500
AIRCRAFT MANUFACTURER
Embraer
RANGE
3109 nm
SPEED
466 kts
PASSENGERS
7 people
ACQUISITION COST
$16995000
ENGINES
Honeywell Engines HTF7500E 2
AVIONICS
Proline Fusion
APU
Standard
WINGSPAN
70.5 ft
IFR CERTIFIED
Yes

Aircraft History

The Embraer 450/500 is a Brazilian designed mid-sized business jet that was released in April of 2008. The Praetor 500/600 was introduced by Embraer with improved variants at the October 2018 NBAA. Certification is projected to be obtained for the Praetor 600 in the second quarter of 2019 and the 500 in the third quarter of 2019. Both have 22 by 50 in (56 by 127 cm) more height and wider winglets than the Legacy 450/500. Previous Legacy 450's can be upgraded to the Embraer 500 configuration for around $500,000.