Embraer delivers 51 jets in Q3

Embraer S.A. (NYSE: ERJ; BM&FBOVESPA: EMBR3) said it delivered 21 commercial and 30 executive (21 light and 9 large) jets in the third quarter of 2015.

Deliveries in the first nine months of 2015 were 68 commercial and 75 executive (57 light and 18 large) jets.

The company closed 20 firm orders for the current generation of the E-Jets commercial jets, reaching a total of 146 firm orders of both the current and second generation E-Jets commercial aircraft year-to-date.

The Commercial Aviation segment´s book-to-bill surpassed 2 times over the first nine months of 2015.

The company´s firm order backlog ended 3Q15 at USD 22.8 billion. This compares to USD 22.9 billion in backlog at the end of 2Q15 and USD20.9 billion at the end of 2014.