[HD videos below] At the Asian Aerospace 2011, which took place
earlier this week, between 8 - 10 March 2011 in Hong Kong, ASIA Travel Tips.com had
the opportunity to sit with Mr. Guan Donguan, President of Embraer
China since 2000.
Embraer is one of the world’s largest
manufacturers of commercial jets up to 120 seats, and one of
Brazil’s leading exporters.
Its headquarters are located in São
José dos Campos, São Paulo, and it has offices, industrial
operations and customer service facilities in Brazil, China,
France, Portugal, Singapore, and the United States.
Founded in 1969, the company designs, develops,
manufactures and sells aircraft for the commercial aviation,
executive aviation, and defense segments. It also provides after
sales support and services to customers worldwide.
On 31 December 2010, Embraer had a workforce of
17,149 employees – not counting the employees of its partially
owned subsidiaries – and its firm order backlog totaled US$ 15.6
In the interview, which was filmed on board a
luxurious Embraer Legacy 650, we ask how important the Asian
market is to Embraer, which aircraft are the most popular, what
challenges they face and much, much more.
HD Video Interview with President of Embraer