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To Europe and Beyond: Embraer Legacy 500 Receives EASA Certification

By Juliet Van Wagenen | December 17, 2014
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Embraer Legacy 500 rendering
Embraer Legacy 500 rendering. Photo: Embraer

[Avionics Today 12-17-14] The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has granted certification to Embraer’s Legacy 500 executive jet during a ceremony at its headquarters, in Cologne, Germany. As a result of this approval, the aircraft can now enter into service in the Member States of the European Union as well as in EASA-associated countries.

“EASA’s certification is a very important achievement for the Legacy 500, which is introducing advanced technologies and superior comfort in the midsize class,” said Marco Túlio Pellegrini, president and CEO of Embraer Executive Jets. “The approval of this revolutionary aircraft is a testament to our commitment to deliver true innovation to the market.”

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