Embraer Executive Jets has milled the first part for its mid-light Legacy 450 executive jet, marking the beginning of fabrication for the new aircraft. Embraer Executive Jets President Ernest Edwards calls the first metal cut a significant milestone that brings the second of the company’s two new business jets “to reality.” A forward fuselage component was milled from a block of aluminum alloy by a five-axis machining center. The fully-automated milling process drew data directly ...

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