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  • US-built Phenom 100 makes hitch-free first flight


    Embraer said there were no anomalies in the 2.5h first flight of a US-built Phenom 100 business jet from Melbourne International Airport, Florida, on 8 December, marking a trouble-free start for the company's first US-based production plant there.


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  • Embraer adds engineering to Melbourne portfolio


    Embraer has begun hiring for a new engineering centre to be located across from its executive aviation final production...


  • US-built Phenom 100 makes hitch-free first flight


    Embraer said there were no anomalies in the 2.5h first flight of a US-built Phenom 100 business jet from Melbourne...


  • Embraer first flight bodes well for US production line


    Embraer says there were no anomalies in the 2.5h first flight of a US-built Phenom 100 business jet from the Melbourne...


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  • Embraer adds engineering to Melbourne portfolio

    News | 21 Mar 2012 20:08 | John Croft

    Embraer has begun hiring for a new engineering centre to be located across from its executive aviation final production site and global customer centre at...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Embraer-adds-engineering-to-Melbourne-portfolio-369796/
  • US-built Phenom 100 makes hitch-free first flight

    News | 14 Dec 2011 14:00 | John Croft

    Embraer said there were no anomalies in the 2.5h first flight of a US-built Phenom 100 business jet from Melbourne International Airport, Florida, on 8 December, marking a trouble-free start for the company's first US-based production plant there.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/US-built-Phenom-100-makes-hitch-free-first-flight-365952/
  • Embraer first flight bodes well for US production line

    News | 09 Dec 2011 20:40 | John Croft

    Embraer says there were no anomalies in the 2.5h first flight of a US-built Phenom 100 business jet from the Melbourne international airport on 8 December,...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Embraer-first-flight-bodes-well-for-US-production-line-365844/
  • Embraer completes Melbourne project; rolls out first US Phenom

    News | 06 Dec 2011 11:12 | John Croft

    Embraer has completed its three-year, $50 million project to bring business jet production and a global executive aviation customer to Melbourne international airport in Floridahttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Embraer-completes-Melbourne-project-rolls-out-first-US-Phenom-365626/
  • Embraer readies Melbourne line for first Phenom

    News | 11 Nov 2010 15:00 | John Croft

    Embraer is on track to begin assembling its first Phenom 100 at Florida's Melbourne International airport in June 2011.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Embraer-readies-Melbourne-line-for-first-Phenom-349572/
  • This Week briefings

    News | 09 Dec 2008 00:00

    <P>POLICY COULD LEAD TO BA QANTAS MERGER</P> <P>TIE-UP An Australian government aviation policy review may result in relaxed ownership restrictions on flag carrier Qantas, potentially smoothing the path to a merger with British Airways. The carriers are in tentative merger talks. Other possible policy changes could see the Australian Transport Safety Bureau become an independent statutory authority rather than being part of the Department of Transport. A formal white paper is due for release next year.</P> <P>FIRST PRODUCTION VH-71 ARRIVES IN USA</P> <P>DELIVERY The first of five pilot production versions of the <A href="http://www.lockheedmartin.com/data/assets/corporate/press-kit/VH-71-Brochure.pdf">Lockheed Martin/AgustaWestland VH-71 presidential helicopter</A> has arrived at NAS Patuxtent River, Maryland. It joins four test aircraft already delivered to the USA. A second pilot production aircraft also has achieved its first flight at AgustaWestland's Yeovil manufacturing facilhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/This-Week-briefings-319830/