Embraer Legacy 500

Take a look at the high-tech wonder plane, the Embraer Legacy 500.

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Get a look at Embraer's Legacy 500, the high-tech wonder that sets a new bar for midsize jets. For more, read the full "We Fly: Embraer Legacy 500" feature. (Photography by Robert Goyer)
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**With its sharply swept wing, aerodynamically efficient belly and signature Embraer nose, the Legacy 500 cuts a striking figure. **
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A vision of the future? The cockpit of the legacy 500 is here today, with huge glass panels, sidesticks, autothrottles, paperless cockpit and more.
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**The cabin of the Legacy 500 is spectacular, with a flat floor and stand-up cabin. **
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The fly-by-wire sidestick controllers lack force feedback and allow only one pilot to be at the controls.
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**A time-saving feature more common to larger airplanes is single-point refueling. On the 500 it’s done with a sophisticated, integrated fuel computer. **
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Embraer Legacy 500
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Take a look at some of the Legacy 500's competitors and how it compares. (Photo courtesy of Embraer)
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Check out our full report on the Legacy 500 here.