Aircraft manufacturer Embraer has announced, that Congo Airways has opted to convert its order for Embraer E175 aircraft to E190-E2 jets.
American Airlines has placed a firm order for 15 Embraer E175 jets. The jets in a 76-seat configuration are expected to be delivered to subsidiary Envoy in 2020 and are part of the airline’s fleet transformation.
UK based regional airline Flybe has announced its future fleet plans. The Bombardier Q400 will be the backbone of the airlines´ operations, while new Embraer 175 will be added.
Embraer and American Airlines signed a firm order for ten E175 jets. American Airlines is exercising its purchase rights from its original contract with Embraer signed in 2013. This new order is in addition to the one placed in April for four aircraft. The contract is valued at USD 457 million, based on current list prices, and will be included in Embraer’s fourth-quarter backlog. Deliveries will begin in 2018 and continue through mid-2019.