Bombardier Challenger 850 V Embraer Legacy 650

If you’re looking to charter a private jet for the family or a business trip and you want a spacious, cost effective cabin, look no further than the Bombardier Challenger 850 or the Embraer Legacy 650.

The speed and comfort of the aircraft are unsurpassed, with seating for up to 16 passengers, beds for longer charter flights , a hot galley, state-of-the-art entertainment and Wi-Fi.



Renowned for comfort and space- ideal for medium-haul journeys. The same expansive, 13/16 passenger, three section, cabin as a Global but at a fraction of the price with up to 300+ cubic feet of pressurised baggage storage.

Bombardier Challenger 850 departing manchester airport

With the longest and widest cabin in its class, the Challenger 850 is the ultimate combination of size, comfort and value. With the same dimensions as the Global Express series.


The Legacy 650 features a striking interior and surpasses its category in comfort, cabin volume, baggage capacity and even in the significant reduced cabin noise level. You will be able to enjoy a fine meal in the middle zone cabin and appreciate all additional amenities of the aircraft.

The Legacy 650 is the ultimate business aircraft, with a large comfortable cabin, extra range and enhanced avionics.

Embraer Legacy 650 at manchester airport


Interior Cabin & Environment

The Challenger 850 has a true multi-zone cabin and comprehensive passenger amenities including the latest in-flight entertainment technology, full hot galley and large wash-room with separate crew facilities.

With 30% more cabin space than its closest competitor, the Challenger 850 is the perfect choice for all types of itinerary.The Challenger 850’s roomy interior can seat up to 16 passengers in the three zone cabin.

Bombardier Challenger 850 luxury interior

With 1,625 total cubic feet of volume, the stand-up cabin is almost 50 feet long, over 8 feet wide, and 6.1 feet high. It comes equipped with both a forward and aft lavatory, 202 cubic feet of baggage capacity, and a large galley complete with an oven, refrigerator, and microwave.

The stand-up cabin has a standard 13 seat configuration and is split into 3 zoned areas. For evening flights the cabin can be changed to a night time configuration where the seating can be transformed into 4 beds.

Embraer Legacy 650

It comes with a fully fitted galley which allows us to offer full VIP catering on board. The aircraft is also fitted with an in-flight entertainment system and Wi-Fi is available on board allowing customers to enjoy the luxurious surroundings in their own time and privacy.

Embraer Legacy 650 cabin interior


With the Legacy 650 range of 3900 nautical miles the aircraft is capable of making trips from London to New York or Dubai non-stop. Range 8 hours

With the Challenger 850 range of  2180 nautical miles the aircraft is capable of making trips from London to Egypt non-stop. Range 5 hours 30 minutes

Which aircraft is better ?

Depending on your requirements, the Bombardier Challenger 850 does offer a better and wider cabin as standard and has a lower charter cost.

The Embraer Legacy 650 is great value for money, due to its longer range and runway performance. You can’t go wrong with either aircraft.

If you are interested in finding out more about each aircraft, our professional staff are always available to discuss your requirements.


Please note: Prices shown are estimated prices for charter of whole aircraft – alternative routes, aircraft and airports are also available upon request.