Embraer Delivers 17 Commercial and 12 Executive Jets in 1Q13

Thu Apr 11, 2013 5:31pm EDT

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SAO JOSE DOS CAMPOS,  Brazil,  April 11, 2013  /PRNewswire/ -- During the first
quarter of 2013 (1Q13), Embraer (NYSE: ERJ; BM&FBOVESPA: EMBR3) delivered 17
jets to the commercial aviation market and 12 to business aviation, for a total
of 29 aircraft. On  March 31, 2013, the firm order backlog totaled  USD 13.3
billion, an increase of  USD 800 million  over  December 31, 2012.

 Deliveries by Segment  1Q13  
                              
 Commercial Aviation    17    
 EMBRAER 170 (E170)     1     
 EMBRAER 175 (E175)     2     
 EMBRAER 190 (E190)     8     
 EMBRAER 195 (E195)     6     
                              
 Executive Aviation     12*   
 Light jets             8     
 Large jets             4     
                              
 TOTAL                  29    
 *5 Phenom 100, 3 Phenom 300, 4 Legacy 650 


As previously announced by the Company, this backlog includes an order for 47
E175 jets from Republic Airways Holdings Inc., disclosed on  January 24  and
confirmed on  March 26, and also a contract signed by Embraer Defense and
Security to supply 20 A-29 Super Tucano aircraft for the Light Air Support (LAS)
program for the U.S. Air Force (USAF).

 Backlog - Commercial Aviation (March  31, 2013)                                
 Model         Firm Orders   Options       Deliveries    Firm Order Backlog  
 E170          193           27            184           9                   
 E175          245           313           165           80                  
 E190          556           264           459           97                  
 E195          142           20            117           25                  
 TOTAL         1,136         624           925           211                 


Note: Deliveries and firm order backlog include orders for the Defense segment
placed by State-run airlines (Satena and TAME).

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Note to Editors

Embraer S.A. (NYSE: ERJ; BM&FBOVESPA: EMBR3) is the world's largest manufacturer
of commercial jets up to 120 seats, and one of  Brazil's leading exporters.
Embraer's headquarters are located in Sao Jose dos Campos,  Sao Paulo, and it
has offices, industrial operations and customer service facilities in  Brazil, 
China,  France,  Portugal,  Singapore, and the U.S. Founded in 1969, the Company
designs, develops, manufactures and sells aircraft and systems for the
commercial aviation, executive aviation, and defense and security segments. It
also provides after sales support and services to customers worldwide. For more
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circumstances or events yet to take place. Those projections and estimates are
based largely on current expectations, forecasts on future events and financial
tendencies that affect Embraer's businesses. Those estimates are subject to
risks, uncertainties and suppositions that include, among others: general
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not take place. The actual results can therefore differ substantially from those
previously published as Embraer expectations.

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SOURCE  Embraer S.A.

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