* Planemaker delivers 28 E-jets, 18 executive planes
* Embraer's backlog ended quarter at $16 bln
Oct 17 Brazil's Embraer , the world's
third-largest commercial planemaker, delivered 28 commercial
aircraft and 18 executive jets in the third quarter, the
company said on Monday.
Embraer closed the quarter with $16 billion of firm orders
from clients, according to a filing with securities regulators,
up slightly from a backlog of $15.8 billion at the end of the
The commercial planes delivered in the quarter consisted of
22 Embraer 190 jets and six Embraer 195 jets together worth
more than $1.2 billion, based on company list prices for the
aircraft provided by an Embraer spokesman. All but one of the
executive aircraft delivered were light jets.