Comlux buys three Legacy 650 aircraft


Comlux Group buys three Legacy 650 executive jets for the Fly Comlux division in Kazakhstan

Embraer and Comlux have announced the signing of a contract to purchase
three Legacy 650 executive jets for the Fly Comlux division in Kazakhstan,
included in the deal is a further option to buy another four aircraft.

The total value of the deal, at list price, comes to
US$90.7 million and could reach US$211.7 million, if all options are confirmed.
The first delivery is scheduled for the fourth quarter of 2011.

“This new partnership is a
gratifying achievement for Embraer, and we are very honoured to have been
selected by Comlux, a company recognized worldwide for its excellence and the
quality of its services to business aviation customers,” said Colin Steven, vice president, marketing and sales, Europe, the Middle East, and Africa, Embraer
Executive Jets. “This is also a strong
endorsement of our new long-range, large cabin Legacy 650 executive jet, which
offers a maximum range of 3,900 nautical miles (7,223 kilometers) with its
three cabin zones and the largest baggage compartment in its class.”

The two companies also agreed to cooperate in opening
a service center for the Legacy 650 in Almaty, Kazakhstan, to support the Central
Asia market.

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