Embraer to Showcase Its Full Portfolio at Aero India 2013
Embraer will promote its full portfolio of Commercial Aviation, Executive Aviation and Defense and Security products and services in the ninth International Exhibition on Aerospace, Defense and Civil Aviation – Aero India 2013 at the Air Force Station Yelahanka, in Bangalore, India from February 6 to 10.
The portfolio includes the leading family of commercial jets up to 120 seats in the global market (E170, E175, E190 and E195), the most modern and complete product line of business jets, from the entry-level Phenom 100 to the ultra-large Lineage 1000, and a broad range of integrated solutions for defense and security that combine a high technological level and operational efficiency at competitive acquisition and operating costs. Three of the Embraer Executive Jets aircraft will be on static display: the entry-level Phenom 100, the long-range Legacy 650 and the ultra-large Lineage 1000.
Embraer has a strong presence in the Indian market and counts the national government, private organizations and individuals as customers and operators. The country is home to more than a third of the Company’s executive jets in the region with at least one type each of the Phenom, Legacy and Lineage jets in service today.
Embraer Executive Jets is the only business jet manufacturer to produce a full range of aircraft solutions and its aircraft have received more than a dozen international design and innovation awards from top luxury and aviation publications for setting a new standard for business aircraft.
To support the operations of the growing number Embraer executive jet customers and operators in the country, Embraer Executive Jets has named Indamer Pvt. Ltd. and Air Works Engineering Pvt Ltd as authorized service providers in the country for all operators of Embraer Executive Jets aircraft.
Five of Embraer’s Legacy jets are also used by the Indian Air Force (IAF) and Border Security Force (BSF) for the transportation of VIPS and foreign dignitaries. In addition, Embraer Defense and Security has collaborated with India’s Defense Research & Development Organisation (DRDO) to create three bespoke EMB145 jet platforms for use as Airborne Early Warning and Control (AEW&C) aircraft, two of which were delivered last year.
Source : Embraer - Empresa Brasileira de Aeronautica S.A. (NYSE: ERJ)