AeroTime Team

Embraer delivers most popular E2 to launch operator

Embraer’s newest passenger aircraft, the E195-E2, is ready for service. The Brazilian manufacturer has made the first delivery to Irish leasing company AerCap and launch operator Azul Linhas Areas Brasileiras (Azul Brazilian Airlines) on September 12, 2019. ...


Clément Charpentreau

Embraer delivers first KC-390 to the Brazilian Air Force

Embraer delivered the first KC-390 to the Brazilian Air Force (FAB) at the military base in Anapolis, in west-central Brazil....


AeroTime Team

Embraer’s brand new E195-E2 to enter service in 2H19

Embraer has reinstated that its newest commercial jet, the E195-E2, is to enter service in the second half of 2019. Besides the launch customer Azul Linhas Aéreas Brasileiras, Spanish airline Binter Canarias is also to receive the first E195-E2 this year, the manufacturer states. ...


AeroTime Team

Embraer reveals lower commercial aviation profitability in 2Q19

Despite slumping income from its commercial aviation segment, Embraer reports $26.6 million profit in the second quarter of 2019 and reiterates its hopes to finish the year reaching an “approximately break even”. ...


Clément Charpentreau

Portugal, first export customer for Embraer KC-390 airlifter

Portugal decided to acquire five Embraer KC-390 transport aircraft and thus to become the first international customer for the plane....


Rūta Burbaitė

‘Flymaybe’ no more: Flybe set for Virgin-led makeover

Once written-off as another European airline headed for collapse, the struggling British regional airline Flybe finally has the go ahead for new ownership. Virgin Atlantic’s Connect Airways (UK) has received approval by the European Commission to acquire and merge with the carrier and Stobart Air (Ireland). The Virgin-led consortium hopes the takeover will secure a better future for the airline, including improving its image: Flybe has been...


Rytis Beresnevicius

Winners and Losers of the Paris Air Show 2019 – Orders and other deals

The 53rd Paris Air Show seemed to fly past in an instant. However, some aircraft manufacturers were happier than others when it came to business. Read more:...


Paris Air Show

ATR and Embraer score major business at Paris Airshow

News on regional aircraft deals may have been overshadowed by the big stories coming in from Airbus and Boeing at this year’s Paris Airshow, but regional plane makers definitely did not leave empty handed. ATR secured a 100+ deal with lessor NAC and Embraer boosted its E-Jet business with 78 new orders, including a $1.9 billion contract with United Airlines....


Paris Air Show

United to continue regional fleet replacement with 39 E175 jets

United Airlines has signed a deal with Brazil’s Embraer at the Paris Air Show on June 17, 2019, for a total of 39 E-Jets that will go to its regional branch, United Express....


Clément Charpentreau

Embraer to become Boeing Brasil – Commercial

Once the takeover by Boeing is enforced, the commercial division of Embraer will be renamed Boeing Brasil – Commercial....