The average retirement age of the world’s regional jets dropped to nearly 14 years in 2012, an analysis of the Aviation Week Intelligence Network fleets database shows, but the near-term trend will depend in part on what happens with Embraer’s ERJ-145 model, and the engines that power it. The database classifies 10 of the 50-seat ERJ-145s as retired in 2012, based on time in storage and storage location, in Hot Springs, Ark. Aerovision, which acquires aircraft for disassembly, resale or ...
THIS CONTENT REQUIRES SUBSCRIPTION ACCESS
You must be a paid subscriber to access "ERJ-145s Could Drive Regional Jet Retirement Trend".
Current Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) enterprise and individual members: please go to http://awin.aviationweek.com for access.
Not currently a subscriber? Click on the "Learn More" button below to view subscription offers.