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Bombardier Global Express XRS – Your Connected Office in the Sky

Bombardier Global Express XRS – Your Connected Office in the Sky


In the world of private aviation, the Bombardier Global Express XRS stands as a testament to opulence, innovation, and cutting-edge technology. It is a luxurious, long-range business jet that has consistently redefined the standards of executive travel, offering a harmonious blend of performance, comfort, and style.

Empire Aviation has managed several Bombardier Global Express XRS aircraft and this super midsize business jet has the capability of flying non-stop on intercontinental missions to many of the world’s global cities for business and leisure.

It has also become the first aircraft on Empire’s managed fleet to be fitted with Satcom Direct’s advanced technology Plane Simple Ku-band terminal and the system is also being installed across other aircraft on the fleet. Let’s delve deeper and find out more about this aircraft.

Bombardier Global Express XRS – A Marvel of Luxury

Unrivalled Performance

The Global Express XRS is renowned for its exceptional performance capabilities. Powered by two Rolls-Royce BR710 turbofan engines, this jet achieves impressive speed and range.

With a top speed of Mach 0.89 and a range of approximately 6,150 nautical miles, the XRS can effortlessly traverse transcontinental distances, making it an ideal choice for global business travellers.

Luxurious Cabin Design

Step inside the Bombardier Global Express XRS, and you will find a cabin meticulously designed for the utmost comfort and sophistication.

The spacious interior accommodates up to 19 passengers, featuring a variety of seating configurations and ample room for relaxation. The cabin is equipped with large windows, which allow natural light to flood the space, thereby creating an airy and inviting atmosphere.

State-of-the-Art Avionics

The avionics suite on the Global Express XRS is a technological marvel. It is equipped with a Honeywell Primus Epic suite, providing pilots with advanced navigation, communication, and safety features.

The cutting-edge avionics contribute to enhanced situational awareness, improved efficiency, and an overall safer flying experience.

In-Flight Connectivity

Staying connected is essential, even at 45,000 feet. The Bombardier Global Express XRS boasts a comprehensive in-flight connectivity system. This enables passengers to stay productive and entertained throughout their journey. High-speed internet, satellite communication, and advanced entertainment options ensure that the business doesn’t stop when in the air.

Exceptional Noise Reduction

Long flights can be tiresome, but the Global Express XRS mitigates fatigue with its advanced soundproofing technology. The cabin is designed to minimize noise levels, offering a serene environment for passengers to work, rest, or engage in conversation without the disturbances typically associated with air travel.

Unparalleled Comfort in the Sky

Bombardier has gone to great lengths to prioritize passenger comfort in the Global Express XRS. From ergonomic seating to customizable lighting, the jet provides an unparalleled level of comfort.

The cabin altitude is kept lower than on traditional commercial flights, which helps reduce fatigue and ensures passengers arrive at their destination feeling refreshed.

Summing it up, Bombardier Global Express XRS, with its extensive range and speed, has the capacity to fly nonstop between many of the important city pairs around the world. It can be configured as a boardroom in the sky for business, along with all the comforts of home -including advanced connectivity.