Founded in 1969, Embraer is a Brazilian aerospace conglomerate with its headquarters based in São José dos Campos. Embraer produces, among other aircraft, commercial and executive airplanes and is the third largest producer of civil aircraft. Embraer launched the Business Jet Legacy 600 at the 2000 Farnborough Airshow and created a dedicated business unit, the Embraer Executive Jets.
Embraer’s aircraft portfolio targets all private jet categories, from Very Light Jets (Phenom 100), Light Jets (Phenom 300), Super Light Jets (Legacy 450), Mid-Size Jets (Legacy 500), Large Jets (Legacy 600 and Legacy 650 and Legacy 650E) to Business Airliners (Lineage 1000).
Unveiled during the press conference of the 2017 National Business Aviation Association’s Business Aviation Conference and Exhibition (NBAA-BACE), Embraer’s latest model is the Phenom 300E Light Jet, an enhanced version of the Phenom 300 with an entirely redesigned cabin and the addition of nice® HD CMS/IFE (Cabin Management System/InFlight Entertainment) by Lufthansa Technik.