Embraer Delivers 71 Aircraft in Q4 and 130 Jets During the Full Year 2020
Embraer delivered 71 aircraft during the fourth quarter, including 28 commercial aircraft and 43 executive jets. For the full year, the company delivered 130 jets, including 44 commercial and 86 executive jets.
On Friday (February 12, 2021), Embraer announced their fourth quarter and full 2020 year delivery totals. For the fourth quarter, the company delivered a total of 71 jets including 28 commercial aircraft as well as 23 light and 20 large executive jets, a year-over-year delivery decline of 10 aircraft. For the full year, Embraer delivered 130 jets, including 44 commercial aircraft and 86 executive jets (56 light and 36 large), a 35 percent decline versus 2019 deliveries of 198 jets. As of December 31, 2020, the company had a firm order backlog valued at USD $14.4 billion.
Embraer delivered their first of the Praetor 600 fleet to launch customer Flexjet during the fourth quarter. Additionally, the business unit announced a collaboration with Porsche to create Duet, a limited-edition Embraer 300E aircraft and Porsche 911 TurboS car pairing. During Q4 on the commercial side, the Belarusian national carrier Belavia took delivery of their first E195-E2, and Congo Airways placed an additional order for two E195-E2s, bringing their total order to four aircraft.
Headquartered in Brazil, Embraer is a global aerospace company and the leading manufacturer of aircraft up to 150 seats, with more than 100 customers worldwide. The company maintains industrial units, offices and service/parts distribution centers across the Americas, Africa, Asia and Europe. Embraer has logged over 1,900 orders for their E-Jets and have already delivered over 1,600 to 80 customers in 50 countries. Since the company’s founding in 1969, Embraer has delivered over 8,000 aircraft. Today, an Embraer aircraft takes off on average every ten seconds, carrying over 145 million passengers annually.