Embraer to debut new version of Legacy 650


Company will debut 2012 version of Legacy 650 at India Aviation show

Embraer Legacy 650Embraer Executive Jets will
take part in the 3rd International Exhibition and Conference on Civil Aviation
(India Aviation) from 14 to 18 March 2012 being held at Hyderabad’s
Begumpet Airport.

The company will display at
their chalet the 2012 version of the Legacy 650 executive jet. It will
feature refinements to its cabin interior and a new cabin management system.

Also on static display will be the Phenom 100 and Phenom 300 executive jets.

“India is key to our growth strategy
in Asia Pacific,” said Jose Eduardo Costas, vice-president, marketing and sales,
Asia Pacific – Embraer Executive Jets.

He continued “With a
growing, active business jet fleet, of which more than 60 percent is less than
10 years old, India is a
prime market for the development of the business jet industry and we expect it
to be largest market in this region, outside of China. A third of the active
Embraer executive jet fleet in service in the Asia Pacific region is based in India.”