SAO JOSE DOS CAMPOS, Brazil, April 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- During the first quarter of 2013 (1Q13), Embraer (NYSE: ERJ; BM&FBOVESPA: EMBR3) delivered 17 jets to the commercial aviation market and 12 to business aviation, for a total of 29 aircraft. On March 31, 2013, the firm order backlog totaled USD 13.3 billion, an increase of USD 800 million over December 31, 2012.
Deliveries by Segment
EMBRAER 170 (E170)
EMBRAER 175 (E175)
EMBRAER 190 (E190)
EMBRAER 195 (E195)
*5 Phenom 100, 3 Phenom 300, 4 Legacy 650
As previously announced by the Company, this backlog includes an order for 47 E175 jets from Republic Airways Holdings Inc., disclosed on January 24 and confirmed on March 26, and also a contract signed by Embraer Defense and Security to supply 20 A-29 Super Tucano aircraft for the Light Air Support (LAS) program for the U.S. Air Force (USAF).
Backlog - Commercial Aviation (March 31, 2013)
Firm Order Backlog
Note: Deliveries and firm order backlog include orders for the Defense segment placed by State-run airlines (Satena and TAME).
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