– Embraer will participate in the 2007 Dubai Air Show, to be held November 11-15 at Dubai International Airport. The Company will promote its full line of commercial and executive jet products in the East Hall, at stand E614, and has scheduled two press conferences.
“The Middle East market has been responding incredibly well to our line of Executive Jets,” said Luís Carlos Affonso, Embraer Executive Vice President Executive Aviation. “We are glad to take part in the Dubai Air Show and display, for the first time in the Middle East, a full-scale mockup of the Phenom 300 light jet and the Lineage 1000 ultra-large jet cross-section.”
“Ever since we first broke into the Middle East market with the EMBRAER 170 for Saudi Arabian Airlines, we have enjoyed great success with the E-Jets family,” said Luiz Fuchs, Embraer Senior Vice President – Europe, Africa and the Middle East, Airline Market. “The EMBRAER 170/190 family is perfectly suited for this region, as reflected by the wide airline acceptance achieved, so far.”
Embraer press conferences at the Dubai Air Show will be held on November 11 in conference room B. The first, dedicated to the Company’s Executive Jets, will take place at 11:30 a.m., and the second, focused on Embraer’s Airline Market, will start at 4:30 p.m..
In the static exhibit, the Company will display the Legacy 600 executive jet. At the booth, attendees can visit a full-scale mockup of the Phenom 300 jet and the Lineage 1000 cross- section.
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