Embraer Presents Broad Range of Jets and Defense & Security Solutions
- At the 48th Farnborough Airshow
Embraer will participate in the 48th Farnborough International Airshow, July 9-15, at Farnborough Airport (FAB), UK, promoting its entire range of products for the Commercial Aviation, Executive Aviation and Defense & Security markets. For this edition, the company will showcase four aircraft on static display: the EMBRAER 190 and the ERJ 145 jets for Commercial Aviation; the midsize Legacy 500 mock-up; and the large Legacy 650 for Executive Aviation.
Embraer will be located at Chalet A17/18. Embraer Defense & Security will hold a press conference at the Media Center, on Tuesday, July 10, in the CODY room, Hall 1, at 1:45 p.m., hosted by Luiz Carlos Aguiar, President and CEO.
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Embraer is the world’s leading manufacturer of commercial jets up to 120 seats, and will promote its traditional ERJ 145 family of regional jets and the state-of-the-art EMBRAER 170/190 E-Jets family. These aircraft provide regional, network, and low-cost carriers with great flexibility, as well as low fuel burn, low emissions and compelling economics. A total of 890 ERJ 145 family regional jets have been delivered worldwide, and 62 airlines in 41 countries have placed more than 1,060 firm orders for the E-Jets.
Embraer Executive Jets will showcase its 2012 edition of the Legacy 650, which makes its debut at Farnborough. The large, three-cabin jet includes new and improved cabin sound proofing insulation, together with an upgraded interior with many new features. The 2012 Legacy 650, with a transatlantic range of 3,950 miles and certified for operations at London City Airport, also features the Honeywell Ovation® SelectTM, all digital, cabin management system. Also making its Farnborough debut will be the Legacy 500 mock-up, available for tours at Embraer’s nearby Farnborough office. The Legacy 500 will be the first mid-size business jet on the market with a stand-up cabin and flat floor.
Source : Embraer - Empresa Brasileira de Aeronautica S.A. (NYSE: ERJ)