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  United Technologies Corporation -- Embraer picks Pratt engines for new aircraft
Embraer announced May 3 that Pratt and Whitney Canada has been selected to power its new family of very light and light jet aircraft.
Embraer's very light jet for the business aviation market will be powered by Pratt Canada's new PW617F engine, while the light jet will be powered by the PW535E engine.
This is the beginning of an exciting new chapter with Embraer.
www.utc.com /press/highlights/2005-05-04_embraer.htm   (118 words)

 Online Extra: Embraer Helps to Educate Brazil
Clearly, Embraer's one school isn't the solution to the country's problems, but it is showing that quality education can be achieved, especially if the private sector steps up to assume part of the burden.
Embraer is working with engineers from the Brazilian Navy to develop less expensive, locally made physics lab stations so that the engineering education module can be replicated at private schools around the country with the help of private company sponsorships.
Embraer also has received contributions from Unibanco, a major Brazilian bank that is funding 40 college scholarships.
www.businessweek.com /magazine/content/06_31/b3995013.htm   (1383 words)

  Saudia Launches Embraer Service   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The importance of the Embraer deal is based on the new fleet’s technological and economic benefits.
The new Embraer 170 is a technically advanced aircraft with a maximum range of 3,700 kilometers.
The Embraer deal reflects the growth in Saudi Arabian Airlinesrevenues and profits in recent years, which has allowed the airline to engage in the $400 million deal.
www.arabnews.com /?page=6§ion=0&article=75745&d=4&m=1&y=2006   (478 words)

  YouTube - EMBRAER
embraer 145 landing at warsaw's okecie airport !excellent!
Embraer ERJ-170 landing at Los Rodeos, Teneriffe (GCXO)
embraer 145 landing at warsaw's okecie aiport by night
youtube.com /?v=s9J1vJZytiU   (63 words)

 Embraer   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Embraer was required by the local authorities to develop a reforestation program of 350 ha in nearby river basins as replacement for the green agricultural areas that were used for the plant.
Embraer permanently monitors the potential impact of its operations in the groundwater and the aquatic ecosystems of the nearby river.
Embraer is developing programs to enhance the day-to-day condition of its employees (i.e., ergonomic program, physical fitness, integral health, and training and qualification programs related to environmental and health and safety aspects).
www.ifc.org /ifcext/spiwebsite1.nsf/0/265eb0803bb098e485256f70006bf5f4?OpenDocument   (3014 words)

Embraer was originally formed by the Brazilian Government in the early 1940's.
Embraer was Brazil's top exporter between 1999 and 2001 and today is one of the world's top commercial aircraft manufacturer with an impressive 40% of the global market share in the 30 to 120 seat category.
Interestingly, we learned that Embraer utilizes a virtual reality center in which the aviation engineers and the company's clients are able to simulate the building process.
facweb.cs.depaul.edu /yele/course/argentinabarzil/site_visits/embraer.htm   (389 words)

 Aviation International News | Embraer predicts 7,950-jet market for 30- to 120-seaters   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Embraer cites Russia, where the average age of 224 turboprops and jets in the 30- to 60-seat category is 33 years.
Embraer is forecasting a requirement for 7,950 aircraft in the 30- to 120-seat category over the next 20 years with a total value in the $180 billion range.
Embraer forecasts deliveries of 1,300 airliners in the 61- to 90-seat category from this year through 2015 and a total of 2,950 airplanes in that category from this year through 2026, with a total value of $65 billion.
www.ainonline.com /Issues/10_06/10_06_embraer_80.htm   (1482 words)

 Embraer 190 Commercial Regional Jet - Aerospace Technology
In January 2005, Embraer announced the introduction of Advanced Range (AR) versions of the Embraer 190 and 195, which have structural reinforcements in the fuselage, wings, pylons and flight control surfaces to allow higher take-off and landing weight.
Embraer is responsible for the assembly of the 190, which is carried out in a newly constructed 16,000m² facility.
The radome and forward fuselage are manufactured by Embraer, the centre fuselage is by Embraer and Latecoere, the rear fuselage by Gamesa and the tailcone by Hamilton Sundstrand.
www.aerospace-technology.com /projects/embraer_190   (1115 words)

 Embraer 170 Commercial Jetliner - Aerospace Technology
The Embraer 170 aircraft is the first member of a new family of commercial jets currently under development at Embraer.
Embraer is responsible for the design and development of the aircraft, manufacture of the forward fuselage, fuselage centre section II, wing-to-fuselage fairings, wing assembly and whole aircraft integration.
The wings of the Embraer 170 are fitted with winglets, which reduced the drag of the tip vortex and provide increased lift and improved efficiency of the wing.
www.aerospace-technology.com /projects/embraer_170   (1062 words)

 Brasil Tour 1998 Visit Embraer
Embraer is located in So Jos dos Campos, about an hour’s drive on the road to Rio de Janeiro.
Embraer has manufactured aircraft for commercial and military use in over 30 countries for almost 30 years.
Embraer faces challenges in maintaining a stable well-qualified workforce, but the company has found many ways to adapt.
www.seattleu.edu /asbe/studytour/brasil98/embraer.htm   (512 words)

 Commercial Programs - Embraer 170/190   (Site not responding. Last check: )
In 2002, Vought was awarded its initial contract with Embraer to provide wing skins for the 170/190 family of regional jets.
Embraer has launched and is currently developing an entirely new family of aircraft.
The Embraer 175 successfully performed its maiden flight in June 2003, and certification is expected in 2004.
www.vought.com /ProdProg/commercial/embrarer170_190.htm   (191 words)

 Embraer - TvWiki, the free encyclopedia
Embraer is also starting a new and complementary plant in Gavião Peixoto, São Paulo state, which will specialize in military aircraft.
Embraer was founded on August 19, 1969 by the Brazilian government and fomented within the Brazilian Aerospace Technical Center (CTA).
Embraer has been controlled by three Brazilian investment groups (Previ and Sistel pension funds and Bozano Co.), with each holding 20% of the voting capital.
www.tvwiki.tv /wiki/Embraer   (469 words)

 USATODAY.com - Embraer branches out into growing microjet sector   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Brazilian plane maker Embraer, best known for its small jetliners, is planning a new line of relatively low-cost microjets to be sold to businesses and individuals.
Embraer spokesman Doug Oliver said Wednesday the company, a major supplier of the 50-seat regional jets that have become a mainstay in commercial aviation, is seeking to diversify its products.
Embraer's planned microjet — also called a very light jet — is slated to be available in mid-2008.
www.usatoday.com /money/industries/manufacturing/2005-05-04-embraer-microjet_x.htm   (522 words)

 Fatal Embraer Events
The NTSB also stated that contributing to the accident was the deficient design of the propeller control unit which did not correctly evaluate the failure mode that occurred during this flight, which resulted in an uncommanded and uncorrectable movement of the blades of the airplane's left propeller below the flight idle position.
The crew was unable to maintain altitude and diverted to a nearby airport.
According to various news reports, the aircraft spiraled into the ground and was destroyed by the impact and subsequent fire.
www.airsafe.com /events/models/embraer.htm   (1839 words)

 Embraer assina contrato para venda de aviões a grupo chinês :: Estadao.com.br   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Embraer assina contrato para venda de aviões a grupo chinês :: Estadao.com.br
Embraer assina contrato para venda de aviões a grupo chinês
Nesse período, a Embraer entregará outros 800 aviões para outros mercados.
www.estadao.com.br /ultimas/economia/noticias/2006/ago/30/271.htm   (847 words)

 Embraer Image Gallery
Embraer grants to the user a free, revocable license, non-exclusive to print and to copy integrally the Images, with the only purpose of appropriately identify Embraer as a Brazilian Aircraft Manufacturer.
Independently of the concession mentioned on item 1 above, Embraer is allowed to request the image's use cancellation to the user any time it considers its use harmful to the company's interests or that may affect the company's image in any way.
Embraer will not grant any right of ownership to the user by any hypothesis.
mediamanager.embraer.com.br /english/content/termos   (444 words)

 Pilot report: Embraer Legacy   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Embraer’s Legacy is an impressive corporate version of the company’s venerable ERJ-135/145, some 700 of which are currently the workhorses of many regional airlines around the globe.
Embraer said it can be ready for that eventuality very quickly, since it can recall some of the 1,800 local workers in Brazil it laid off in 2001.
Embraer offered one of its most experienced line pilots, former Airbus and Brasilia captain Marcelo Romanelli, to fly with me in early June to evaluate the Legacy–in this case PT-SDN–on two separate flights in a variety of conditions, from severe VFR to dodging intense lines of southern Florida thunderstorms in IMC.
www.ainonline.com /Features/pilotreport03/AIN_pr_legacy.html   (5307 words)

 MAURÍCIO BOTELHO, PRESIDENT & CEO, EMBRAER   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Embraer's goal is to establish a final assembly line in China for its regional jets, Botelho told Show News, though he concedes that, as of yet, "Nothing is solid enough to become a fact."
Embraer, which has been in a protracted war of words with Canada and Montreal-based Bombardier over alleged subsidies of the two countries' respective aircraft industries, is now challenging Germany for its support of Fairchild Dornier.
Embraer, Brazil's largest exporter, said early this month it would ask the Government of Brazil to investigate reports that the German and Bavarian governments are planning to provide $345 million in loan guarantees to Fairchild Dornier.
www.aviationnow.com /shownews/02asia1/newsmk01.htm   (690 words)

 Embraer (Empresa Brasileira de Aeronautica S.A. :: Royal Jordanian Airlines Acquires Seven EMBRAER 195 Airliners
The EMBRAER 195 will be configured to carry 100 passengers in a two-class layout, with 12 seats in Crown Class and 88 seats in Economy Class, with a pitch of 42" and 33", respectively.
The EMBRAER 195 is one of four members of a new family of jets, the EMBRAER 170/190 family, seating from 70 to 118 passengers.
Embraer expects its new commercial jet family to win a significant share of the still untapped market for jets in the 70- to 110-seat segment -- mainly due to their superior performance, exceptional cabin comfort and reduced operating costs.
sev.prnewswire.com /airlines-aviation/20060322/NYW05422032006-1.html   (946 words)

 Embraer: An Ugly Duckling Finds Its Wings
Embraer delivered $446 million in profits on $3.83 billion in revenues last year, and 93% of those sales were outside Brazil.
And its current wave of success stems from a decision in the late 1990s to invest $1 billion to design a new, larger plane that seats from 70 to 118 passengers for rapidly growing low-cost airlines.
Embraer engineers came up with a new fuselage design it called "double bubble" that allows plenty of head space, legroom, and luggage space, and eliminates the middle seat.
www.businessweek.com /magazine/content/06_31/b3995007.htm?chan=globalbiz_europe_around+the+globe   (743 words)

 Embraer stock up on Hainan Airlines deal - Boston.com
Embraer said it will start delivering the 50 E145 and 50 larger E190 jets in 2007, and analysts described the order as a significant entry into the important Asian market for a company whose commercial jet sales have been largely stagnant in recent years.
It also means Embraer will deliver more planes than the 150 that had been predicted for 2007 and increase deliveries in 2008.
Embraer jet sales stalled in recent years as its main European and U.S. airline customers faced rising fuel costs, stiff competition and restrictions related to terrorist threats.
www.boston.com /business/articles/2006/08/30/embraer_to_sell_jets_to_hainan_airlines   (467 words)

 Previewing 2007: Embraer [Fool.com] December 29, 2006
Embraer's new Phenom 100 and Phenom 300 aircraft have earned fans from air taxi services such as Magnum Jet.
"[Embraer] will require time to catch up with the likes of Cessna and Boeing in their respective markets," writes techman37.
Embraer is one of dozens of winners David and Tom Gardner have picked for Motley Fool Stock Advisor subscribers.
www.fool.com /investing/general/2006/12/29/previewing-2007-embraer.aspx   (827 words)

 BBC NEWS | Business | Embraer shows Brazil's aviation flair
Last year, Embraer's net income was its best ever at 1,256m Brazilian reais ($562m; £326m), 114% up on its results for 2003, although the recent strength of the Brazilian currency looks set to squeeze profits this year.
Embraer was then formed, in 1969, in order to build the Bandeirante and other aircraft developed at the technical centre.
All this activity represents an impressive turnaround for Embraer, which was practically on the ropes and mired in financial crisis before the Brazilian government decided to sell it off in 1994.
news.bbc.co.uk /1/hi/business/4464536.stm   (1199 words)

 Luchtzak Aviation - Swiss fleet reduction has no impact on Embraer operations   (Site not responding. Last check: )
After the not-so-promissing news that Swiss has to cut jobs, routes and airplanes that has been posted on the 26th (watch old article) Embraer states that the involved ERJ 145 jets have allready been delivered and is property of Swiss.
Embraer 170/190 development program proceeds as planned, with the Embraer 170 expected to be certified in the second quarter of 2003, in order to allow deliveries to Swiss, Alitalia and GECAS.
Embraer maintains its total delivery forecast for 2003 and 2004 at 136 and 140 aircraft respectively, and is constantly monitoring the airline industry scenario.
www.luchtzak.be /modules.php?name=News&file=print&sid=357   (204 words)

 Airliners.net: Embraer ERJ-170/175/190/195
The Embraer ERJ-170 and ERJ-190 series are all new entrants into the top end of the regional jet airliner market, with seating capacities spanning from 70 to 108.
Embraer announced the ERJ-170 and ERJ-190 in February 1999, and formally launched the program on June 14 that year at the Paris Airshow.
Embraer is also building the Embraer 175, stretched by 1.77m (5ft 10in) over the Embraer 170.
www.airliners.net /info/stats.main?id=406   (615 words)

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