The first Bombardier Learjet 75 certified by the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) was delivered to the Roullier Group in France, during a ceremony at Bombardier’s facility in Wichita, Kansas, USA, on 12 September 2014.
“It is a great milestone for us to introduce this aircraft in Europe, which remains the second largest market for business jets. The region currently represents 12 percent of the worldwide installed base and is expected to receive 3,575 unit deliveries by 2033”, Bombardier’s regional vice president for sales in Western Europe, Simon Burrows, said.
Established in France in 1959, the Roullier Group is a family-owned group. With over 7,000 employees in 46 countries, the Roullier Group owns a portfolio of companies and brands that are synonymous with quality and thoroughness enabling earth and man to produce the best.
The Learjet 75 aircraft offers improved comfort and styling of the seats compared to earlier versions. The cabin management system features individual touchscreen monitors with full audio and video control; LED lighting throughout the entire aircraft; a generous baggage suite and a spacious galley to optimize catering, work and storage space. With a maximum range greater than 2,000 nautical miles at cruise speeds up to Mach 0.81, the Learjet 75 aircraft will be able to fly four passengers and two crew members non-stop from Paris to Cairo and Madrid to Moscow. The max. capacity is eight passengers.