Hawker Beechcraft has received an order for its Premier-II single-pilot business jet from Raya Jet and Ayla Aviation Academy.

An improvement on the Premier IA jet, Premier II travels at an increased cruise speed of 465kt with an increased payload of 900lb.

Powered by FJ44-3AP engines and fitted with a Collins Pro Line 21 avionics suite, the craft has a range of 1,500nm with four passengers.

Raya Jet is an executive jet charter enterprise comprising aircraft management, aircraft handling and medical evacuation services.

Ayla Aviation Academy provides flight training programmes in the Middle East.