- 01 Jul 2020
- Mike Chase
- Jet Comparisons
René Banglesdorf speaks to pilot Joanna Meek about the Embraer Legacy 650 in Part 15 of the Insiders' GuideBack to Articles
In episode fifteen, private aviation insider René Banglesdorf interviews pilot Joanna Meek about the key features of the Embraer Legacy 650 jet plane.
In this interview, we learn about the Legacy 650. Find out about its performance, cabin, pilot workload and much more!
Joanna was introduced to aviation in her senior year at SMU when she was invited to do a "discovery" flight. It was during her flight training that she met her copilot for life, and some years later she became the Director of Safety for a part 135 company. To this day she continues to fly with her husband which she describes as "living the dream".
René Banglesdorf is the co-founder and CEO of Charlie Bravo Aviation, an aircraft brokerage headquartered just north of Austin, TX. René has a degree in journalism from Ohio University and serves as the VP of Communications on the International Aviation Women’s Association Board. She is a frequent speaker on topics of business aviation and women’s issues, and has written several books, the latest of which, Stand Up: How to Flourish When the Odds are Stacked Against You, is Out Now.