Tag Archives: E-Jet

Azul will launch E195-E2 ops

Azul Brazilian Airlines will become the launch operator of the Embraer E195-E2. The airline has 30 E2s on firm order plus 20 purchase rights. "Azul played a key role in the E195-E2 development, actively participating in the design specification of the aircraft," says John Slattery, President & CEO, Embraer Commercial Aviation. Currently, the Brazilian airline […]

Airlink orders five Embraer E-Jets

Regional airline Airlink (South Africa) has ordered five Embraer E-Jets: three E170s and two E190s. The aircraft will be leased from ECC Leasing, a wholly-owned Embraer subsidiary. Airlink will receive the first aircraft in the first half of 2017. The airline already operates a large fleet of ERJ-135 and ERJ-145 aircraft, and in December 2016, […]

Widerøe buys Embraer E190-E2

Norwegian regional airline Widerøe has signed a firm order for three Embraer E190-E2 aircraft. It also bought purchase rights for 12 further E2 family aircraft. The purchase rights include a mix of E175-E2, E190-E2, and E195-E2 aircraft. The E190-E2s will be the first jets in Widerøe’s fleet. The airline currently flies a fleet of Bombardier […]

First E-Jet E2 takes shape

The first new generation Embraer E-Jet, an E190-E2 aircraft, is nearing completion at the manufacturer’s production line in São José dos Campos, Brazil. Embraer showed the aircraft as part of the 2015 global edition of the Embraer Operators Conference (EOC) to about 400 representatives of more than 50 airlines and leasing companies, and 40 suppliers […]

Azul firms up order for 30 Embraer E-195 E2 jets

Azul Brazilian Airlines has firmed up an order for 30 Embraer E-195 E2 regional jets. The order was previously announced at last year’s Farnborough Airshow. Azul is to become the launch customer for the type. The contract includes the purchase rights for an additional 20 aircraft of the same model. First delivery is planned for […]

Tianjin Airlines orders 22 E-jets

Tianjin Airlines (China) has firmed up an order for 22 Embraer E-jets: 20 E-195 and two new generation E-190-E2 aircraft. The order is part of an agreement for 40 aircraft announded in July 2014, when the Chinese President Xi Jinping’s visited Brazil. The remaining 18 E-190 E2 aircraft will be part of a later second […]