Posts Tagged ‘Embraer 175’

Horizon Air Places Largest Aircraft Order in its History, Adding 30 Embraer E175 Regional Jets

Embraer E175

Air today announced it will grow its fleet with the purchase of 30 new three-class Embraer E175 jets, which will fly exclusively for Alaska Airlines. The order, which also includes 33 options, will be delivered over three years starting next year, and is valued at $2.8 billion at Embraer’s current list price and represents the…

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Compass Airlines Selected To Operate 20 New Embraer E175 Aircraft Owned By American Airlines

Compass Airlines, a wholly owned subsidiary of Trans States Holdings, Inc., today announced it will operate 20 new 76-seat Embraer E175 aircraft owned by American Airlines, Inc. Compass expects to begin taking delivery of the aircraft and start scheduled service under the American Eagle brand and livery in the first quarter of 2015. The agreement…

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Embraer Delivers 1,000th E-Jet to Republic Airlines

American Eagle Embraer 175

Embraer has delivered the 1,000th E-Jet production aircraft during a ceremony held at the Company’s headquarters in São José dos Campos. The E175 was handed over to Republic Airlines, a subsidiary of Republic Airways Holdings Inc., which will operate the aircraft on behalf of American Eagle. The delivery is part of Republic’s order for 47…

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US Airways Jet Evacuated Due to Fire at Nashville

A US Airways jet had to be evacuated after landing at Nashville International Airport when a small fire broke out. wfaa.com reports: ‘The incident on Saturday afternoon involved Flight 3411 from Philadelphia. Airport communications manager Shannon Sumrall told WKRN-TV that a defogging system on the plane’s windshield was manufacturing [Editor’s correction: malfunctioning] and is believed to…

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Republic Airways Sign $4 Billlion Contract for up to 94 Embraer 175 Jets

American Eagle Embraer 175

Embraer and Republic Airways Holdings Inc., operator of the largest E-Jets fleet in the world, announced today a contract for the sale of 47 EMBRAER 175 jets. The agreement also includes options for an additional 47 aircraft, providing a potential for 94 E175s, which could reach a total value of approximately USD 4 billion, in 2013…

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