Eclipse Aerospace Plans to Announce Brazilian Type Certificate Validation by Mid-September 2011

LABACE, SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL, AUGUST 12, 20111 — Eclipse Aerospace, Inc. is pleased to announce the expected Brazilian Type Certificate Validation of the Total Eclipse Jet. Making its first appearance at the 8th Annual Latin America Business Aviation Conference and Exhibition (LABACE), Eclipse Aerospace plans to announce full Type Certificate Validation by mid-September of this year.

Eclipse has been working very closely with the Brazilian Agência Nacional de Aviação Civil (ANAC) since April 2011 to validate the United States Federal Aviation Agency (FAA) Eclipse Jet Type Certificate.

"We have enjoyed our technical co-operation between our team of specialists and the those at the ANAC," states Ken Ross, President of Global Services at Eclipse Aerospace. "We have received overwhelming support and excitement from the Brazilian Aviation community."

The Total Eclipse is on display all week at LABACE through the Brazilian distributor AirStream Aviation at booth 5112. Demonstration flights are available. For more information about the Eclipse twin-engine jet, please contact Eclipse Aerospace directly, or go online to