Press releases | 05/14/2024 Liebherr receives Best Supplier Award from Embraer

One of the top 10 best suppliers of the year: Liebherr-Aerospace has received from the Brazilian aircraft manufacturer Embraer the Best Supplier Award 2023 in the Program Development category. Liebherr was also voted “Preferred Supplier” for Flight Controls.

Liebherr-Aerospace received the Best Supplier Award from Embraer in the "Program Development" category. Roberto Chaves, Executive Vice President Global Procurement (left) and Luis Marinho, Executive Vice President Operations (right) of Embraer presented the award to Dr. Klaus Schneider, Chief Technology Officer (second from left) and Alex Vlielander, Chief Customer Officer of Liebherr-Aerospace & Transportation SAS (second from right). © Embraer

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Liebherr-Aerospace was presented with the Best Supplier Award 2023 in the Program Development category at the Embraer Suppliers Conference on April 30, 2024. In addition, the OEM received the status of « Preferred Supplier » for flight controls.

Every year, Embraer recognizes its best suppliers in ten categories to highlight their cooperation, performance, and top-level quality.

“We are grateful and very honored to receive this outstanding recognition. The award and status not only highlight our joint achievement in current development activities, but also recognize the more than 40-year partnership between Embraer and us”, said Dr. Klaus Schneider, Managing Director and Chief Technology Officer of Liebherr-Aerospace & Transportation SAS.

Technology from Liebherr can be found in many different Embraer aircraft models. The OEM develops, manufactures, and provides customer services for various components and systems such as landing gears, flight controls as well as environmental control and thermal management systems to several Embraer programs, including the E-Jet E1 and E2 families, the C-390 Millennium, the Super Tucano, and the Praetor 600.


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Ute Braam

Head of Corporate Communications

Liebherr-Aerospace & Transportation SAS

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