Jet Aviation Dubai Completes First Legacy 650 L1 Base Maintenance Inspection in the Middle East

Dubai / United Arab Emirates, August 16, 2011 – Jet Aviation Dubai has completed its first Embraer Legacy 650 L1 base maintenance inspection.

Jet Aviation Dubai recently completed its first Embraer Legacy 650 L1 inspection, a mandatory inspection after the aircraft has accumulated 600 flight hours. The company has the largest Embraer Legacy customer base in the Middle East and is experiencing substantial demand for Legacy maintenance support.

“The successful completion of our first Legacy 650 L1 inspection is a real milestone,” says Michael Rücker, vice president and general manager, Jet Aviation Dubai. “It demonstrates our ability to provide Embraer Legacy owners and operators premium quality maintenance support to ensure their safety and security.”

As part of its global network, the Jet Aviation team that supports Embraer aircraft in Dubai employs a shift roster in order to provide 24/7 maintenance and AOG support per customer operational requirements. The team has an excellent track record for timely delivery.

Jet Aviation, a wholly owned subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), was founded in Switzerland in 1967 and is one of the leading business aviation services companies in the world. Close to 5,100 employees cater to client needs from 25 airport facilities throughout Europe, the Middle East, Asia and North and South America. The company provides maintenance, completions and refurbishment, engineering, fixed base operations, along with aircraft management, charter services, aircraft sales and personnel services. Jet Aviation's European and U.S. aircraft management and charter divisions jointly operate a fleet of more than 200 aircraft. For more information, please visit