Embraer Melbourne Facility

Less than two years after its initial opening, Phenom 100 and 300 assembly at Embraer's Melbourne facility is alive and well.

Embraer Melbourne Factory

Embraer Melbourne Factory

The fuselage of the first Embraer Phenom 300 to be assembled in the U.S. (far left) stands ready, next to the smaller Phenom 100, at Station 100. Here, installation will include electrical wiring and hydraulic systems. **
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Embraer Melbourne Factory

Embraer Melbourne Factory

The Phenom 300 will move to Station 200 next, where the wing is mated to the fuselage, and the cockpit and nose landing gear are installed. **
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Embraer Melbourne Factory

Embraer Melbourne Factory

Patriotic reminders of the international partnership overlook the Embraer Melbourne assembly line. **
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Embraer Melbourne Factory

Embraer Melbourne Factory

Fuel pressurization, empennage mating and avionics installation will take place at Station 300. Several areas along the assembly line are marked as FOD sensitive zones, meaning workers need to account for every tool and object present in order to prevent foreign object debris. **
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Embraer Melbourne Factory

Embraer Melbourne Factory

Engine mating, systems interface testing and flight controls adjustment is next at Station 400. **
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Embraer Melbourne Factory

Embraer Melbourne Factory

A Pratt & Whitney PW617F-E ready for mating to a Phenom 100. **
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Embraer Melbourne Factory

Embraer Melbourne Factory

At Station 500 the Phenoms receive furnishings, interior paneling and decals and placards. **
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Embraer Melbourne Factory

Embraer Melbourne Factory

A Phenom 100 receiving finishing touches at the paint facility. **
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Embraer Melbourne Factory

Embraer Melbourne Factory

Phenom 100s being readied for delivery. **
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