Embraer coined the phrase “right-sizing” as part of its bold gamble to penetrate the 70-130-seat market with the E-Jet family, launched in 1999. Now, 17 years later and with more than 1,200 E-Jets in service, the Brazilian manufacturer is focusing on right-timing as it begins flight testing the first of the next-generation E2 follow-on family. Embraer’s decision to inject new life into the E-Jet, launched at the 2013 Paris Air Show, hinged on catching a wave of maturing ...

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