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Embraer Delivers First Legacy 500 Executive Jet

By Juliet Van Wagenen | October 13, 2014
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Embraer Legacy 500
Embraer Legacy 500. Photo: Embraer Executive Jets

[Avionics Today 10-13-2014] Embraer has delivered the first Legacy 500 aircraft to an unnamed Brazilian customer during a ceremony at Embraer headquarters, in Sao Jose dos Campos, Brazil.

The new Legacy 500 is the first of a new generation of business jets for Embraer and offers new technologies for midsize jets. According to Embraer, this aircraft also brings new technology to the manufacturing system, with extensive use of automation, robotics and paperless assembly processes.

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