Embraer took a step closer to filling out its business jet product line with the first flight of its Legacy 450, the smaller sibling of the midsize Legacy 500 that has been in test flight for a little more than a year. The “mid-light” 450 completed its first flight Dec. 28, kicking off what Embraer expects to be about a yearlong flight test and certification campaign. The 450 flight came relatively on target with the revised scheduled set once Embraer had ironed out fly-by-wire ...

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