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Jackie Chan's 'Embraer' - Isn't It A Gulfstream?

Sat Feb 18, 2012 12:57 am


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Apologies if this the wrong forum. I couldn't help but notice Jackie Chan's supposed Embraer on the front page. The cockpit looks nothing like an Embraer and the yoke even says Gulfstream on it. Is this just an error or is there some sort of Gulfstream/Embraer partnership?
 
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RE: Jackie Chan's 'Embraer' - Isn't It A Gulfstrea

Sat Feb 18, 2012 1:57 am

Looks like a G to me.

the FAA database is listing the given registration as a 135 though.
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RE: Jackie Chan's 'Embraer' - Isn't It A Gulfstrea

Sat Feb 18, 2012 2:10 am

Yeah, there's no way that's an Embraer cockpit. As you said, the yokes even say "Gulfstream" on them.

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RE: Jackie Chan's 'Embraer' - Isn't It A Gulfstrea

Sat Feb 18, 2012 3:37 am

This cabin shot appears to be a Gulfstream as well:


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Jackie's cockpit and cabin per Bloomberg/Getty:
http://www.gettyimages.com/detail/ne...cy-650-jet-is-news-photo/138992436
http://www.gettyimages.com/detail/ne...aer-sa-legacy-news-photo/138992434
 
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RE: Jackie Chan's 'Embraer' - Isn't It A Gulfstrea

Sat Feb 18, 2012 7:40 am

the external shots were definitely Embraer..

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RE: Jackie Chan's 'Embraer' - Isn't It A Gulfstrea

Sat Feb 18, 2012 8:20 am

Quoting aerorobnz (Reply 4):
the external shots were definitely Embraer..

Well, yes... that's his Embraer. But neither cockpit nor cabin photo posted above were taken aboard his Embraer - they were taken aboard another aircraft. It appears he accidentally entered the wrong info on upload.

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