Embraer and Avic would extend their cooperation in business jets to sales and service if Beijing approves a proposal to build Legacy 650s in Harbin. Approval should come in the first half of this year, says Ernest Edwards, president of Embraer Executive Jets. The proposal is to convert a Harbin production line that previously built ERJ-145 regional jets to instead make the Legacy 650, an adaptation of the ERJ-135, itself a shortened ERJ-145. The great majority of the tooling can be ...


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