São José dos Campos, November 13, 2007 – Platinum Corporation, a general trading company based in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE), with offices in India, Europe and Africa, has ordered one Legacy 600 executive jet. Embraer will deliver the aircraft in August 2008, and it will be used to carry executives between the UAE and the company’s bases abroad. This order, announced at the 2007 Dubai Air Show, November 11-15, is already included in Embraer’s backlog.
“We are honored by Platinum Corporation’s selection of the Legacy 600,” said Luís Carlos Affonso, Embraer Executive Vice President, Executive Jets. “We are certain that the comfort and performance of the Legacy 600 jet will offer a premium business travel experience.” “The Legacy 600 combines top quality and a luxurious interior finishing with operational efficiency,” said Sunil Vaswani, CEO and President of Platinum Corporation. “The jet offers the range capability we are looking for, and we plan to use it to develop and support our business interests throughout the Middle East and Africa.”
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