Buoyed by better-than-expected flight-test performance, Embraer said it is just weeks away from finalizing certification of the E190-E2, the first of the company’s second-generation, re-engined single-aisle airliners to reach this stage. “We have achieved more than 98% of the flight-test campaign,” program director Fernando Antonio Oliveira said. “We have a handful of tests remaining, mostly to do with interior inspections, and a few flights with pilots ...

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