Embraer | Medevac | Phenom 300

Embraer Receives FAA and EASA Certification for its Phenom 300MED Medevac Solution.

The Phenom 300 Medevac package Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) was performed at Embraer’s Service Center in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, and will be operated by launch customer Grandview Aviation.
The Phenom 300 Medevac package Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) was performed at Embraer’s Service Center in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, and will be operated by launch customer Grandview Aviation.

The medical evacuation variant of the Phenom 300, marketed under the Phenom 300MED designation features an advanced aeromedical interior specified by Embraer and developed and certified by engineering services provider umlaut, part of Accenture, utilizing Aerolite equipment. Aerolite developed the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) specifically for the Phenom 300MED.

As per the certification requirements, umlaut conducted an evacuation test to confirm two fully disabled patients could be evacuated. 

“We are pleased to announce the certification of the Phenom 300MED by the FAA and EASA,” said Marsha Woelber, Vice-President of Worldwide Executive Jets Customer Support & Aftermarket Sales, Embraer Service & Support. “The Medevac solution provides superior value, benefiting from a market-leading product such as the Phenom 300 series, combining its unique capabilities with a fully-comprehensive medical solution.”

Embraer and umlaut developed a comprehensive set of configuration alternatives for the Phenom 300MED. These configuration alternatives include either one or two stretchers, the ability to carry an incubator, and additional medical equipment. The aircraft also features hospital-grade trim and finishing. As a purpose-built Medevac solution, created in collaboration with the leading companies in the industry, the Phenom 300MED is designed to be quickly and easily configured to meet the various needs of both healthcare providers and patients. The aircraft is also designed with agility in mind, able to convert between an executive and a Medevac interior in as little as 5 hours.

The aircraft is further distinguished by the integration of Aerolite medical equipment. With over 500 Medevac interiors delivered, Aerolite is a leader in the design, engineering, production, and installation of Air Medical interiors.