Widerøe to take delivery of an E190-E2 in the first half of 2018.
The largest regional airline in Scandinavia will receive up to 15 E2 family jets growing their fleet with a family of aircraft from 80 to 130+ seats, to right size capacity to meet market requirements.
E195-E2 Flutter Test
Shiver. Shake. Vibrate. And flutter. That’s what happens to an airplane when it’s subjected to its maximum design speed. And that’s exactly what our team of E2 test pilots did with a prototype E195-E2 at our Gavião Peixoto facility in September. As a requirement for certification, the E195-E2 must fly at the edge of its operating
E190-E2 World Demo Tour Wraps Up
Nearly 5 months after kicking off at the Farnborough Air Show last July, the E190-E2 world demo tour has wrapped up in Dublin. The airplane, with its striking image of a shark painted on the front, toured 68 cities in 39 countries. All told, 2,400 guests from 120 airlines flew on local flights that, together,
Time For Fleet Rebalance
Large single-aisle aircraft have enjoyed very strong sales success, with commitments running considerably higher than their predecessors achieved at the same stage of introduction. The combined backlog for the A320 and 737 stands at a huge 10,500+ aircraft. Neither Airbus nor Boeing has many available slots through 2022. To some extent, some airlines still focused
Q4 2019 Delivery for First Binter Canarias E195-E2
Binter Canarias of Spain will receive the first of three E195-E2s in the fourth quarter of 2019. Embraer’s newest E-Jets E2 customer converted its LOI (it was an undisclosed customer) announced at this year’s Farnborough Air Show to an order for three firm E195-E2s and purchase rights for two more. Embraer E-Jets have been flying
E195-E2 VMU Test
The sparks were literally flying last month at our facility at Gavião Peixoto. We conducted the always dramatic Vmu test for the E195-E2, a test that helps determine critical takeoff speeds (V1, V2, Vr) and takeoff distances. The minimum unstick speed (VMU) is the minimum speed at which the E2 can safely take off. The