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October 26, 2023
SkyWest Orders 19 Embraer E175 Aircraft for Operation with United Airlines
Embraer has agreed to the sale of 19 new E175 jets to SkyWest, Inc. for operation in the United Airlines network, adding to the 90 E175 jets SkyWest already operates for United.
October 17, 2023
Embraer and Royal Jordanian Airlines sign Pool Program agreement for E2 fleet support
Embraer has signed a multi-year contract with Royal Jordanian Airlines to support a total fleet of eight E190-E2 and E-195-E2 jets with the Pool Program.
October 16, 2023
Deutsche Aircraft selects Latecoere as strategic supplier of doors for the D328eco™
Deutsche Aircraft and Latecoere announce the appointment of Latecoere as strategic supplier of doors for the 40-seater D328eco regional turboprop, a platform that is accelerating the aviation industry's transition towards lower emissions.
October 11, 2023
ATR Reaches Key Milestone for STOL programme with PW127XT-L engine certification by Transport Canada
On the occasion of the European Regions Airline Association General Assembly, Pratt & Whitney Canada and ATR announced the certification of the PW127XT-L engine by Transport Canada.
October 11, 2023
Pratt & Whitney Canada Achieves 200th Engine Type Certification - the PW127XT-L Regional Turboprop
Pratt & Whitney Canada, an RTX business, announced today that Transport Canada Civil Aviation has type certified the PW127XT-L regional turboprop engine.
September 19, 2023
Maldivian modernises regional fleet with further ATR 42-600
Firm order for two new ATR 42-600 to replace airline's older generation turboprops with lowest-emission regional aircraft on the market
September 14, 2023
Air Peace Orders Five New Embraer E175s For Fleet Expansion and Renewal
Nigeria based Air Peace, West Africa's largest airline, has placed a firm order for five Embraer E175 aircraft.
September 14, 2023
Nigeria's Overland Airways Receives its First E175
Overland Airways of Nigeria has received the first of three new E175 E-Jets. The aircraft was delivered to the airline last week.
August 24, 2023
Air New Zealand signs for two ATR 72-600s with options
National flag carrier Air New Zealand and world's number one regional aircraft manufacturer ATR, today announced the signature of a firm order for two brand new ATR 72-600 and options for two more.
July 25, 2023
Spirit Air India Sign LoI to Acquire Six New BN2T-4S Britten-Norman Islander Aircraft
India-based domestic commuter airline Spirit Air has signed a Letter of Intent for the purchase of 6 factory new BN2T-4S turboprop Islander aircraft from UK aircraft manufacturer, Britten-Norman.
July 17, 2023
US-Bangla Airlines boosts ATR fleet availability with Global Maintenance Agreement
Largest private Bangladeshi carrier US-Bangla Airlines and world's number one regional aircraft manufacturer ATR, today announced the signature of a Global Maintenance Agreement (GMA) to further optimise the airline's maintenance costs and boost the reliability of its fleet of eight ATR 72-600s.
July 13, 2023
Tamarack in Discussions with Multiple Q400 Operators Following SkyAlps LOI Announcement at Paris Air Show
After Paris success U.S. Congressional Chairman of the Transportation and Infrastructure committee welcomes Tamarack engineers and leaders to his airshow in Tarkio, MO
July 6, 2023
Embraer Demonstrates the E195-E2's Hot & High Performance in Uzbekistan
The Embraer E195-E2 made its debut in Uzbekistan with a two-day tour. The demonstration flights offered government officials, the media and airline representatives an up-close experience of the E2 family of jets' innovative design and operational efficiency.
June 27, 2023
Crefisa Receives Embraer E190-E2 for Match Travel
Embraer is proud to conclude the sale of an E190-E2 jet to Brazil's financial institution Crefisa, which plans to use the jet to provide charter operations to top football teams.
June 6, 2023
ATR targets high-end markets with new cabin collection
On the occasion of Aircraft Interiors Expo, world number one regional aircraft manufacturer ATR today unveiled ATR HighLine, its new collection of high-end cabins dedicated to commercial and business operators.
May 17, 2023
Star Air commences Embraer E175 flights in India
Star Air, an all-Embraer jet operator in India, has commenced revenue flights on its first E175 aircraft. The flight took place on 13 May, with Star Air's dual-class E175 flying from Bangalore-Hyderabad-Jamnagar-Bangalore.
April 18, 2023
A Step Forward in Aircraft Maintenance Digitalisation
ATR, the world's number one regional aircraft manufacturer, and leading MRO software company Swiss-AS, today announced a partnership to further improve the digitalisation of airline maintenance management.
February 9, 2023
Pratt & Whitney Canada and ATR Combine Efforts to Achieve 100 per cent Sustainable Aviation Fuel Readiness for PW127-Powered ATR Aircraft
Pratt & Whitney Canada and ATR, the world's number one regional aircraft manufacturer, today announced an agreement to collaborate on an initiative...
February 8, 2023
ATR and Air New Zealand take partnership to next level to accelerate decarbonisation of aviation
World's number one regional aircraft manufacturer ATR, and leading New Zealand carrier Air New Zealand, today announced they are deepening their existing partnership, on a mission to accelerate the development and introduction of low emission aircraft technology in New Zealand.
January 27, 2023
The French Government, the Occitanie Region, Toulouse-Blagnac Airport, Airbus, ATR and Aerospace Valley commit to develop sustainable aviation fuel in Occitanie
Etienne Guyot, Prefect of the Occitanie Region and Haute-Garonne, Carole Delga, President of the Occitanie Region, Guillaume Faury, Airbus Chief Executive Officer...
January 16, 2023
Embraer Wins Order for Fifteen E195-E2s
Embraer has secured a new firm order for 15 new E195-E2 aircraft from an undisclosed customer. The order is valued at US$1.17 billion at list price and will be added to the Q4 2022 backlog.
December 23, 2022
ATR delivers first ATR 72-600 to Maldivian
Leading regional aircraft manufacturer ATR and Maldives' national airline Maldivian, today announce the delivery of the carrier's first ATR 72-600, as part of a firm deal for two ATR 72-600 and one ATR 42-600.
December 20, 2022
Raytheon Technologies Completes First Engine Run of Regional Hybrid-Electric Flight Demonstrator
Raytheon Technologies announced today the successful first engine run of the company's regional hybrid-electric flight demonstrator, marking a key milestone towards flight testing, targeted to begin in 2024.
December 19, 2022
Alliance Air and ATR Extend 20-Year Maintenance Partnership
Alliance Air, India's national carrier, and market-leading regional aircraft manufacturer ATR, announce the extension of their Global Maintenance Agreement (GMA) for another five years.
December 16, 2022
ORC Takes delivery of its first ATR 42-600 Covered by an ATR GMA
ORC (Oriental Air Bridge), Japanese regional airline, today took delivery of its first ATR 42-600 covered by an ATR Global Maintenance Agreement contract (GMA). The aircraft, delivered in Toulouse was ordered in July and carries the brand-new ORC livery.
November 29, 2022
ATR delivers first ATR 72-600 to Air Corsica with brand new PW127XT engine
The world's number one regional aircraft manufacturer ATR, today delivers the first ATR 72-600 with the brand new PW127XT engine to launch customer Air Corsica.
March 20, 2019
Break even by selling just 50 seats per trip: Embraer's proposition to bleeding Indian carriers
By Vishal Thapar
Brazilian manufacturer hard sells its smaller regional jets as the turnaround solution for low cost carriers & mascots for the Udan regional connectivity scheme
February 8, 2018
Asia-Pacific has potential for 750 turboprops: ATR
By Rohit Srivastava
Global leader in turboprop aircraft, ATR anticipates huge demand for the company’s aircraft in the Asia-Pacific region. The company foresees demand for around 750 turboprops aicraft in next 20 years in the region. This does not include China.
December 16, 2016
Tianjin Airlines-Embraer, perfect fit for China’s regional expansion
By R. Chandrakanth
Tianjin Airlines is also the largest E-Jets operator in Asia with 62 aircraft...
November 16, 2016
The other dimension of Regional Connectivity in India
By Mark Dunnachie, Vice President, Embraer Asia Pacific
The Regional Connectivity Scheme is poised to make a significant difference in India, enabling more people, in currently ‘remote’ locations, to have access to air links at an affordable price.