Embraer is to seek steep-approach certification for its E190-E2, although the other two E2 family members are not currently slated for the approval. Some airports, such as London City in the UK, have steep approaches that require specialized approval. For example, to gain steep approach certification into London City, which is located close to a series of skyscrapers in the heart of London’s business district, aircraft must be capable of performing an approach of up to 7.5 ...

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