October 29, 2012
AMAC Aerospace delivers first completed Boeing BBJ 777-200LR
AMAC Aerospace has delivered the first BBJ 777-200LR (long range) ever to be completed for a private customer in the Middle East. The aircraft was brought to AMAC by Aviation link, Saudi Arabia, who took delivery of the completed aircraft from AMAC’s facility in Basel, Switzerland following the conclusion of 19 months’ completion work, involving more than a combined 500000 man-hours. This unique aircraft features 29’000kgs of interior cabin weight, a total surface area of 265m² with various spaces including private hallway, master bedroom, master lavatory, private lounges, majlis, cabanas, guest areas, staff areas and various galleys throughout the cabin. In-Flight Entertainment (IFE) includes the following – audio video on demand (AVOD), monitors up to 64” size, Blu Ray players, Live TV, Star Lighting, RGB mood lighting, External camera systems (Fwd, Aft, Left, Right, Tail & Zoom functionality), humidification system, SATCOM telephone system, mobile phone usage via VoIP and Wi-Fi throughout the cabin to name but a few of the details achieved in completing this project.