Embraer’s business units will participate at the 49th Paris Air Show, June 20-26, at Le Bourget Airport, in France, promoting their entire range of products and solutions.
During the event, Embraer will hold two press conferences in the Conference Center, Hall 2C. Monday, June 20, at 11:00 a.m. (Room 2), and Tuesday, June 21, at 1:30 p.m. (Room 3). Accredited members of the media are welcome to visit the Company’s chalet B351. Embraer is the world’s largest manufacturer of commercial jets with up to 120 seats, offering the traditional ERJ 145 family of four regional jets, seating 37 to 50 passengers, and the state of-the-art four-model EMBRAER 170/190 E-Jets family, with capacities ranging from 70 to 122 seats. These families provide great flexibility to regional, mainline and low-cost carriers, offering excellent fuel consumption, low emissions and compelling economics, worldwide.
As of March 31, 2011, the ERJ 145 and the E-Jets families had delivered 1,607 commercial jets to 89 airlines in 48 countries, out of a total of 1,877 firm orders and 705 options. The newly created Embraer Defense and Security company will promote its full portfolio, from the advanced trainer and light attack turboprop Super Tucano to the Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance jet family and the KC-390 cargo and troop transport jet. Embraer Defense and Security products are being operated by 48 countries worldwide. In recent years, Embraer has also expanded its activities in the defense sector beyond aircraft and airborne systems, offering integrated solutions for training, Communication, Computer, Command, Control and Intelligence (C4I) and radar systems.