United Airlines Takes Over Republic Order for 24 Embraer 175s

United Airlines has signed a firm purchase contract for 24 Embraer 175 regional jets. This order represents a transfer of 24 Embraer 175s previously ordered by Republic Airways Holdings and currently in Embraer’s backlog.

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Through its TAP Express regional brand, TAP Portugal has become an operator of Embraer’s E-Jets family. TAP is operating nine used Embraer 190s, making it the first Portuguese operator of Embraer E-Jets.

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Deliveries of Embraer 175s to Horizon Air will start in the second quarter of 2017 and the aircraft will fly exclusively for Alaska Airlines, Horizon’s Air’s sibling mainline carrier.

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Lufthansa Group subsidiary Austrian Airlines began using 120-seat Embraer 195s on scheduled services January 4 on routes linking its hub at Vienna Airport with Belgrade, Warsaw, Hamburg, Thessaloniki and Tirana, as well as other European destinations.

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Embraer says it will deliver the five aircraft, each of which will be configured with 76 seats in two cabin classes, in mid- 2016.

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AeroMexico’s new E-Jet, an Embraer 190, is also the 200th aircraft from the E-Jet family flying in Latin America.

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On the same day, August 28, Embraer received both welcome and potentially unwelcome news from Japan Airlines concerning the manufacturer’s E-Jets and E-Jets E2 families.

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Two Chinese companies, Tianjin Airlines and ICBC Leasing, have signed orders and commitments for a total of up to 60 aircraft from the Embraer E-Jets and E-Jets-E2 families in deals valued at a total of $3.3 billion, during Chinese President Xi Jinping’s state visit to Brazil.

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Brazilian manufacturer Embraer has announced orders and commitments from two existing customers for eight more examples of its current E-Jets family, as well as revealing a new E-Jets operator.

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Embraer expects to complete negotiations over firming the firm, 30-aircraft part of the commitment from Azul by the fourth quarter of this year. The aircraft will be added to the manufacturer’s order backlog when the order is finalized.

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Guernsey-based regional carrier Aurigny Air Services will use the Embraer 195, its first jet airliner, to add capacity on its flagship route linking the island of Guernsey in the Channel Islands with London Gatwick Airport.

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SkyWest Airlines, one of SkyWest Inc.’s two main regional-airline subsidiaries, will operate the aircraft for United Airlines under a United Express franchise agreement. Its Embraer 175s are to be configured in a dual-class 76-seat layout.

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The airline has leased two Embraer 195 jets which will start operations with Saratov Airlines in the coming weeks, according to Embraer.

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American Airlines will configure its Embraer 175s with 12 First Class, 20 Main Cabin Extra and 44 Main Cabin seats, providing a total of 76 seats per aircraft. Delivery of the first Embraer 175 from the order for 60 is scheduled for the first quarter of 2015.

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The Embraer 190 firm order will be included in Embraer’s 2013 fourth quarter backlog. BA CityFlyer will operate the aircraft from its main operating base at London City Airport.

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Embraer has delivered the 1,000th E-Jet production aircraft, an Embraer 175 which the manufacturer handed over to Republic Airlines at the manufacturer’s final-assembly line at São José dos Campos in Brazil. Republic Airlines will operate the Embraer 175 on behalf of American Eagle.

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KLM Cityhopper, KLM’s regional subsidiary, has agreed to lease six Embraer 190s from BOC Aviation to add to the carrier’s current fleet of 22 Embraer E-Jets.

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The carrier will deploy four Embraer 190 jets on its international network from Baku’s Heydar Aliyev International Airport. The three remaining aircraft are scheduled for delivery by the end of the year. Two 76-seat Embraer 170s purchased from ECC Leasing will also join the fleet later this year.

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One Embraer 170 will be delivered to Aeroméxico Connect this month. The two remaining aircraft will be delivered to Aeroméxico Connect in June 2014, when their existing leases to Kenya Airways expire. Aeroméxico Connect is leasing each of the three Embraer E-Jets for a six-year term.

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