If you are fascinated by executive jets, the new Bombardier Global 5500 and 6500 jets will amaze you. Its excellent reach, great speeds, spacious rooms and high level of comfort, place them among the best on the market. Let’s review its main advantages.
Scope. The Global 5500 model offers an excellent range of 6,560 nautical miles, while its older brother reaches 7,595 nm. These distances allow them to unite the main cities of the world, without the need to stop for fuel. Having a plane that takes you to your destination without interruptions is a comfort that is priceless.
Speed: Time is the most precious asset in modern life and being able to travel fast is an advantage highly valued by jet setters. The Bombardier Global 5500 and 6500 achieve an excellent top speed of 0.90 Mach -594 nm / h. But that is not all. They also have a cruising speed of 0.85 Mach -about 561 nm / h. Its Rolls Royce Pearl turbines ensure the best performance and the highest consumption efficiency.
Space: The Global 5500, for up to 16 passengers, offers a cabin that is six feet two inches tall, seven feet and 11 inches wide, and 40 feet and 9 inches long. The Model 6500 – for up to 17 passengers – is another 3 feet long in its main cabin. Generous and comfortable spaces that optimize the movement of passengers.
Comfort: The modern Bombardier Global offers the exclusive seats of the brand, Nuage. The Nuage Chair seats are larger and more functional than those of the competition. Its height is adjustable, the position of the headrest is adaptable and its base accommodates the center of gravity of the user. And if the passenger wishes to lie down, you can use the Nuage chaise, an adaptable couch of exquisite design. As they say, there is no greater pleasure than a good seat.
Connectivity: Whether traveling as a family or on business flights, staying connected is essential. That’s why the Bombardier Global have the Ka technology of global connectivity, an internet service 35 times faster than the rest of the connections available on board aircraft. Its high reliability and speed allow you to make video conferences, watch your favorite series or have fun playing online.
Entertainment: The Global 5500 and 6500 are the first private jets to have 4k definition equipment on board. Added to this, they offer wireless connections to audio channels and controls from an exclusive app. The entertainment in the Bombardier Global is high definition and 100 percent customizable for all passengers.
These services are complemented by a sober and cozy luxury. In the cabin, natural materials abound, such as polished wood and leather, combined with elegant textile coverings. While the turbo-assisted climate control system ensures rapid adjustments of cabin temperature.
All these pluses place the Bombardier Global 5500 and 6500 among the best executive jets in their segment. Which of them would you choose for your next trip? ■