How Advances in Pilot Training Have Aided Crossover Narrowbody Jet Pilots

By Bernie Baldwin Sep 20, 2021
The introduction of new aircraft types provides an opportunity for airlines, training organisations and training technology providers to put new ideas - be they hardware or software - into practise.
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ANALYSIS: US Airlines Turn To Bigger ‘Small’ Jets

By Ben Goldstein Sep 20, 2021
US airlines turn to bigger ‘small’ jets.
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Far Eastern Promise For Crossover Jets

By Bernie Baldwin Aug 24, 2021
Even in an industry totally shaken by a global pandemic, some things don’t appear to be changing as a post-Covid world emerges. One of those is that…
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Regional Turboprop, 100% SAF Headline Embraer’s Sustainability Drive

By Graham Warwick Aug 13, 2021
Embraer has unveiled a suite of sustainability initiatives ranging from researching electric and hydrogen propulsion, new regional turboprop and hybrid-electric transport aircraft, and enabling its regional jets to use 100% sustainable aviation fuel.
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Crossover jets contributing to sustainable aviation push

By Bernie Baldwin Aug 11, 2021
In the week when the United Nations Secretary General, António Guterres, declared the latest report from the organisation’s Intergovernmental Panel…
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SkyWest Adds 16 New E175s To Delta Regional Fleet

By Ben Goldstein Aug 10, 2021
The dual-class, 76-seat regional jets will replace 16 aging Bombardier CRJ-900 aircraft that SkyWest operates under contracts set to expire in the second half of 2022 and early 2023.
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Porter Airlines To Use Embraer For E195-E2 Support

By Sean Broderick Aug 05, 2021
Porter Airlines will use Embraer’s aftermarket services to maintain its E195-E2 fleet, providing the airline with separate long-term support agreements for major airframe and engine maintenance needs.
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Central & South America Conundrum For Crossover Jet Prospects

By Bernie Baldwin Jul 30, 2021
Along with Africa, aviation in Central and South America is arguably one of the lesser developed air transport markets in the world. There is…
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Regional Specialist Falko Notes Interest In Embraer E-Jets

By Alan Dron Jul 19, 2021
By June 30, the UK-headquartered company had 121 aircraft on its books, on lease to 19 customers.
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Crossover jets offering more for lessors

By Bernie Baldwin Jul 14, 2021
When it comes to crossover narrowbody jets, the number of lessors which have ordered from either the Embraer E-Jets E2 family or the Airbus A220 pairing is considerably fewer than those with Airbus A320neos or Boeing 737 MAXs in their portfolios.
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Porter Confirms Embraer E2 Order; Plans North American Expansion

By Sean Broderick Jul 12, 2021
Porter Airlines plans to add at least 30 Embraer E195-E2s to support a major expansion that would see it serve both business and leisure destinations throughout North America starting next year. 
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Avionics Deliver Hidden Benefits For Crossover Jets

By Bernie Baldwin Jun 29, 2021
It’s a strange human trait that when faced with something rather complex, terms such as ‘mysterious’ and ‘dark’ are applied to them.
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Helvetic Airways Takes Delivery Of First E195-E2 From Embraer

By Kurt Hofmann Jun 23, 2021
Helvetic says it becomes the first carrier to operate both the E190-E2 and the larger E195-E2.
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Embraer E190-E2: Certified For Steep Approach

Sponsored by Embraer Jun 21, 2021
Embraer E190-E2 received steep approach certification from EASA on May. This opens the door for airlines to operate the airplane at airports that require approach slopes greater than the typical 3.0 degrees.
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Embraer E190-E2 Receives London City Approval

By Alan Dron Jun 03, 2021
Embraer has received EASA certification for the E190-E2 regional jet to operate into London City Airport (LCY), a major European business hub.  
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Right Places For Right-Sized Aircraft

By Bernie Baldwin Jun 02, 2021
Sat, as they are capacity-wise, between regional aircraft and the big-selling single-aisle narrowbodies, crossover narrowbody jets are designed to…
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Got To Keep The Customer Satisfied

By Bernie Baldwin May 21, 2021
It’s the acid test, isn’t it? You’ve selected and acquired the aircraft, had a comfortable cabin designed, probably added WiFi and connectivity, and…
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Crossover Jets Benefit From Investments In Power

By Bernie Baldwin May 04, 2021
When discussing aero engines, it’s always tempting to begin by going back to basics with the reminder that without these amazing machines, there…
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Embraer Scores New Order For 30 E2s; Pushes E175-E2 Entry To 2024

By Lori Ranson Apr 29, 2021
Embraer’s second quarter is off to a positive start with an order for 30 E195-E2 jets from an undisclosed customer as the Brazilian manufacturer looks to secure more new orders in 2021. 
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Crossover Jet Growth Strengthened By Support Programs

By Bernie Baldwin Apr 20, 2021
It’s many a year now since engineering products were simply manufactured and sold, sometimes with a guarantee. Nowadays however, make a sale of such…
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Green Airlines Wet Leases E190s From German Airways

By Kurt Hofmann Apr 16, 2021
Start-up virtual carrier Green Airlines has signed a long-term wet-lease contract with German Airways to provide two Embraer E190-100LRs to support its network expansion. 
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Helvetic Expects ACMI Take-Up Of Its Embraer E2s

By Kurt Hofmann Apr 14, 2021
Swiss regional carrier Helvetic Airways believes several airlines will utilize its fleet of Embraer E190/195-E2s for wet-lease capacity, especially when environmental requirements are attached to the financial support airlines receive from European governments.
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Silence is Certifiably Golden: Embraer E-Jets

Sponsored by Embraer Apr 14, 2021
Discover how the advanced technology found in Embraer’s E2 aircraft has led to a significant reduction in noise levels and is already meeting ICAO’s Chapter 14 cumulative limit. Read the article.
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Africa Ready For Right-Sized Fleets

By Bernie Baldwin Apr 07, 2021
It may not yet be considered a mature aviation market, but Africa is expected to be a huge area for growth in aircraft acquisition during the 2020s…
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IFEC variety shows its inflight value

By Bernie Baldwin Mar 24, 2021
Time was – and it’s not so long ago – when the idea of inflight entertainment systems were the domain of long-haul aircraft and the idea of…
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