Embraer Defense & Security Acquires Remaining 50% of Atech´s Shares

     Embraer Defense & Security Acquires Remaining 50% of Atech´s Shares

PR Newswire

SAO PAULO, Sept. 25, 2013

SAO PAULO, Sept. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Embraer Defense & Security signed a
contract to acquire the remaining 50% of Atech Negocios em Tecnologia S.A.
shares, as part of its acquisition strategy. Since the Company had already
acquired 50% of Atech, in April 2011, it now becomes the only shareholder of

The conclusion of the deal is subject to meeting certain conditions that are
common to this type of transaction. The deal is an important step in
consolidating Embraer Defense & Security as a Strategic Defense Company and a
provider of genuinely Brazilian integrated solutions.

"Our association has been particularly positive, creating a number of business
opportunities and contributing to expanding the portfolio of products and
services in the areas of systems, defense and security, and air traffic
control, which complement the aeronautics business,"  said Luiz Carlos Aguiar,
President of Embraer Defense & Security. "Furthermore, the fact of being able
to count on Embraer's international recognition helps reinforce Atech´s
position in Brazilian and foreign markets."

Atech is a developer of strategic command, control and intelligence solutions,
and provides expert consulting services, as well as technical and logistical
support. It works with all project phases: conceptual, specifications,
development, integration, implementation management, installation, testing,
maintenance, and training.

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