The Phenom 100 received its Brazilian certification today, USA certification is expected shortly, followed by first deliveries . . .
Embraer is building an assembly plant at Melbourne International Airport in Florida - scheduled for completion in 2010. When up to capacity, the plant will produce up to 8 Phenom’s per month.
The Melbourne plant will become Embraer’s Executive Jet Customer Service Center for the configuration of the Phenom, Legacy, and Lineage jets. Customers will be able to design their executive jets interior with the use of 3-D visualization technology, supported by a showroom and a vast selection of interior finishing materials.