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Embraer celebrates 10th anniversary of ethanol-powered Ipanema airplane
Botucatu, Brazil - The event will take place next Sunday, October 19
The Ipanema agricultural airplane, powered by ethanol (hydrated alcohol) – EMB-202A, will celebrate its 10th anniversary since certification on Sunday, October 19. The Ipanema was the first airplane produced in series, in the world, to leave the factory already certified to fly with this type of fuel –the same as is used in automobiles– and it is still the only one. The first delivery of the ethan...
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