January 14, 2013
Embraer delivers 106 commercial and 99 executive Jets in 2012
Embraer delivered 23 commercial and 53 business jets during the fourth quarter of 2012, thus closing out the year with 106 airplanes delivered to the airline market and 99 to executive aviation. At the end of the year, the firm order backlog stood at US$12.5bn. This backlog total includes a 20 E-Jets order (5 E175 + 15 E190) to an as of yet undisclosed client, and other Embraer Defense & Security contracts, such as the Sisfron Phase I contract announced by Embraer on November 26th 2012.