Features / Updates
May 11, 2022
ATR 42-600S STOL takes flight in its partial configuration
ATR, the world number one regional aircraft manufacturer, today announces the successful first flight of the partially configured STOL variant (for 'Short Take-Off and Landing') of its ATR 42-600 aircraft.
May 9, 2022
JAC Expands Regional Fleet Sustainably
World's leading regional aircraft manufacturer ATR and Japanese airline Japan Air Commuter (JAC) today announced the delivery of the company's 9th ATR 42-600 to its fleet of 11 ATR aircraft.
April 15, 2022
Embraer's E190-E2 TechShark tours Vietnam
The Embraer E190-E2 has concluded a three-day tour for representatives of Vietnam's aviation community covering stops in Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City and Côn Ðào, where the jet demonstrated its fuel-efficiency, minimal noise emissions and short runway performance.
March 3, 2022
Embraer and German Airways Announce Pool Program Extension Agreement
Embraer announced that it has signed a multi-year contract extension with German Airways for the Pool Program. With this agreement, the customer will receive support for a wide range of repairable components for the airline's fleet of five E190 jets.
February 23, 2022
Embraer and Air Peace Sign Services Agreement for the E-Jets E2s Fleet
Embraer announced today, during the MRO Middle East event in Dubai, that it has signed a comprehensive long-term services agreement with Air Peace, Nigeria and West Africa's largest airline, to support the airline's E195-E2 and ERJ 145 fleets.
February 23, 2022
Deutsche Aircraft collaborates with Factorydesign to design the next-generation sustainable cabin interior with exceptional comfort for their D328eco™ regional aircraft
The German aircraft manufacturer Deutsche Aircraft has announced a partnership with the London-based design agency Factorydesign.
February 18, 2022
ATR reaffirms commitment to provide sustainable and affordable regional mobility at Singapore Airshow
On the occasion of the Singapore Airshow, world's number one regional aircraft manufacturer ATR has once again demonstrated its commitment to bringing the higher edge of technology to the regional aviation market whilst making air services ever more sustainable, reliable, and affordable.
February 15, 2022
American Airlines to Expand Embraer Fleet
American Airlines has signed a firm order with Embraer for three new E175s. The aircraft will be operated by American's wholly owned subsidiary, Envoy Air. With deliveries to be completed this year, Envoy's fleet of E175s will grow to over 100 aircraft by the end of 2022.
January 24, 2022
Azorra Places Order For 20 Embraer E2 Aircraft
Azorra has signed an agreement with Embraer to acquire 20 new E2 family aircraft, plus a further 30 purchase rights. This flexible deal enables Azorra to acquire E190-E2 or E195-E2 aircraft.
December 8, 2021
Brazil's Federal Police receive Embraer's E175 jet
In a ceremony held today in the Aviation Coordination (CAV) hangar in Brasília, Brazil's Federal Police celebrated the arrival of the first of two E175 jets, which will soon begin operating in the country.
November 30, 2021
Embraer and Pratt & Whitney Partner on 100% Sustainable Aviation Fuel Flight Demonstration Program
Embraer today announced that it has signed a memorandum of understanding with Pratt & Whitney to collaborate on studies of 100% Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF).
November 15, 2021
Pratt & Whitney Canada Announces New PW127XT Engine Series: Setting a New Benchmark for Regional Turboprop Engines
Pratt & Whitney Canada, a business unit of Pratt & Whitney, announced today its new regional turboprop PW127XT engine series, designed with the latest materials and technologies to deliver the next level of efficiency, time-on-wing and service.
November 15, 2021
Embraer Announces a Contract with Overland Airways for Up to Six E175s
Embraer has announced today, at the Dubai Air Show, a firm order for three new E175, plus three purchase rights for the same model of aircraft, with Overland Airways, from Nigeria.
October 14, 2021
Bamboo Airways announces new nonstop routes Hanoi/Ho Chi Minh City - Dien Bien
On October 14, flight QH1692 connecting Hanoi and Dien Bien touched down at Dien Bien Phu Airport, marking Bamboo Airways' launch of nonstop Hanoi/Ho Chi Minh City - Dien Bien routes.
September 28, 2021
Embraer's New China Market Outlook Predicts Regional Aircraft to lead the way in the Post-Epidemic Era
Embraer will reveal its latest outlook for the Chinese commercial aviation market at Zhuhai Airshow today, the 13 th China International Aviation and Aerospace Exhibition.
September 22, 2021
Embraer extends and grows Pool Program with Cobham in Australia
Embraer announced today that a Pool Program agreement extension has been signed with Cobham in Australia to support its three E190s. The agreement extension now covers a greater scope in this program.
July 22, 2021
Deutsche Aircraft and Universal Hydrogen Partner on Zero Emissions Regional Aviation
Deutsche Aircraft, the new purpose-driven German aircraft Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM),and Universal Hydrogen Co., the company fueling carbon-free flight, today announced a technical collaboration to advance the decarbonization of aviation, a global imperative in the fight against climate change.
July 16, 2021
Embraer and CommutAir Announce Pool Program Agreement
Embraer has signed a long-term Pool Program agreement with CommutAir, a United Express carrier, to support the airline's ERJ 145 jet fleet.
July 12, 2021
Porter Airlines Orders up to 80 Embraer E195-E2s to Lead Major Expansion Plan
Porter Airlines has unveiled plans to extend its award-winning service to destinations throughout North America with a firm order for 30 Embraer E195-E2 jets, with purchase rights for a further 50 aircraft.
June 23, 2021
Helvetic Airways Receives Its First Embraer E195-E2
Helvetic Airways of Switzerland received the first of four new E195-E2 aircraft today at Embraer's facility in São José dos Campos. Helvetic will receive three further E195-E2s by the end of next month, July 2021.
October 25, 2020
Seaplane successfully lands in Venduruthy channel
A Twin Otter 300 seaplane of Spicejet Technic took off from Male, Maldives and made a successful landing inside Venduruthy channel on October 25, 2020 for technical halt. The seaplane is 19-seater, which will be able to accommodate 12 passengers.
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.
November 17, 2017
IndiGo takes delivery of its first ATR 72-600
IndiGo, India's largest airline by market share, today took delivery of its very first ATR 72-600. The airline and ATR announced earlier this year an agreement for the acquisition of 50 ATR 72-600s.
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.