Our long-time customer in the USA is adding more E175s to its fleet. SkyWest has signed for nine new 76-seat E175s that it will fly under a capacity purchase agreement with Delta Connection. The order has a list-price value of USD422 million. Deliveries start this year.
In just over five years, SkyWest’s E175 fleet has grown to an impressive 158 aircraft.
The E175 is Embraer’s best-selling E-Jet among the four models (E170, E175, E190, E195.) Airlines in the USA, the largest regional aviation market, have ordered 681 E175s. With 771 units sold worldwide, the E175 accounts for 45% of all first-generation E-Jet program sales.