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Orlando, Fla., Nov. 9, 2005 – Embraer, the world’s leader of jet solutions up to 110 seats, will bring in the lights as it premiers the name and interior design of its revolutionary new business jets on Nov. 9, the opening day of the National Business Aviation Association meeting at the Orange County Convention Center. Introducing a new paradigm in travel comfort and style, the interiors of Embraer’s light and very light jets, designed by BMW Group DesignworksUSA, reflect elegant simplicity.

Event attendees will be the first to see the impressive new platform – an advancement for personal aviation.

What:  First look at business aviation’s latest innovation
When: 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2005
Where:  Booth 5559, Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, Florida,
Event immediately follows ribbon cutting for the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) 2005 Annual Convention
Contact:  Doug Oliver, 954.232.9560 or Betsy Talton 954.609.8560

Embraer’s light and very light jets are designed with an easy pilot interface, affordable price and premium comfort combined with high utilization capabilities, speed, and range. These qualities meet the needs of private owners, as well as fractional ownership operators and the growing air taxi market. The exclusive design creates a simple and elegant first impression and seamlessly integrates the flight deck with the cabin. More details are available on the website.

The National Business Aviation Association Annual Meeting & Convention is the world’s biggest business jet trade show. NBAA 2005, held Nov. 9 - 11 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, FL, features a record-setting 1,113 exhibiting companies, 110 static aircraft at Orlando Executive Airport and 75 informational sessions.

Note to Editors

Embraer (Empresa Brasileira de Aeronáutica S.A. - NYSE: ERJ; Bovespa: EMBR3 and EMBR4) is the world’s leading manufacturer of Commercial jets up to 110 seats with 36 years of experience in designing, developing, manufacturing, selling and providing after sales support to aircraft for the global Airline, Defense and Business jet markets.  With headquarters in São José dos Campos, state of São Paulo, the Company has offices and customer service bases in the United States, France, Portugal, China and Singapore. Embraer is among Brazil’s leading exporting companies. As of September 30, 2005, Embraer had a total workforce of 17,046 people, and its firm order backlog totaled US$ 10.4 billion.

This document may contain projections, statements and estimates regarding circumstances or events yet to take place. Those projections and estimates are based largely on current expectations, forecasts on future events and financial tendencies that affect the Company’s businesses. Those estimates are subject to risks, uncertainties and suppositions that include, among others: general economic, political and trade conditions in Brazil and in those markets where the Company does business; expectations on industry trends; the Company’s investment plans; its capacity to develop and deliver products on the dates previously agreed upon, and existing and future governmental regulations. The words “believe”, “may”, “is able”, “will be able”, “intend”, “continue”, “anticipate”, “expect” and other similar terms are supposed to identify potentialities. The Company does not feel compelled to publish updates nor to revise any estimates due to new information, future events or any other facts. In view of the inherent risks and uncertainties, such estimates, events and circumstances may not take place. The actual results can therefore differ substantially from those previously published as Company expectations.

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