Embraer Breaks Ground On Major Florida Expansion

Embraer, nearing the first delivery of a Legacy 500 to a customer in Brazil, broke ground Oct. 9 on a 236,000-sq.-ft. expansion of its Melbourne, Florida, campus to house activities from assembly through delivery of its Legacy 500 and 450 models.

The expansion will provide Embraer with a major presence in the Melbourne market, doubling its current footprint there and creating another 600 jobs over four years beginning in 2016. 

This would build total employment at the Melbourne campus to a total of 1,000 workers.

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from Aviation Week – Aerospace Defense, Business & Commercial News http://ift.tt/1tM5aeM


Author: David Pflieger

David Pflieger is working as the CEO of Ravn Alaska. David received his pilot training in the United States Air Force, and has since held multiple positions with different airlines, for over 20 years!

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