China Certifies Legacy 650

 - December 15, 2011, 3:08 PM

The Civil Aviation Administration of China has issued a type certificate for Embraer’s Legacy 650, allowing owners to register the jet in China. Orders for Legacy 650s during 2011 include 13 for Minsheng Financial Leasing and one for movie star Jackie Chan. “We are glad that the Legacy 650 has been certified by CAAC, which indicates a strong recognition of Embraer’s product and marks a significant advance, as the jet enters the Chinese market,” said Embraer China president Guan Dongyuan.