Embraer has delivered its the first Phenom 100E in China. The aircraft will be operated by Wanfeng Aviation, a subsidiary of Wanfeng Auto Holding Group. Based in Zhejiang province, Wanfeng Auto Holding Group is a private joint-stock enterprise with businesses in automotive parts, machinery, financial investments, as well as alternative energy and materials.
“It is an important milestone to have Wanfeng as the launch customer of Phenom 100E in China,” said Guan Dongyuan, senior vice president of Embraer and president of Embraer China. “It reflects Wanfeng’s trust not only in Embraer Executive Jet products, but also in our customer support and services. The Phenom 100E will help Wanfeng optimize its fleet structure and bring Wanfeng more business opportunities in the future.”
“It’s a great honor to receive the first Phenom 100E in China,” said Chen Bin, president of Wanfeng. “After comprehensive studies of executive jets in the same class, we chose the Phenom 100E, as it ideally meets our demands with its appealing features such as plenty of space, fast speed, and low fuel consumption.”
December 17, 2014