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McAllister and Freeman bring fresh blood to Embraer

When Embraer's shareholders approve the nomination of two new members to the Board of Directors of the Brazilian airframer, it will mean the return to the commercial aviation industry after a 22 months’ absence for one of them: Kevin McAllister. He was ousted as...

Porter Airlines acquiring up to 80 Embraer E195-E2s

[UPDATED] Porter Airlines is launching the Embraer E2 in North America with the introduction of up to 80 Embraer E195-E2s into its fleet. The planes have a transcontinental range and should enter into service with Porter starting in the second half of 2022. Porter...

Air Astana and Embraer are embroiled in legal battle

Air Astana and Embraer are embroiled in legal battle. The national carrier from Kazakhstan has filed a lawsuit against Embraer with the Supreme Court of New York State on July 2. It seeks compensation for at least $12 million in costs related to warranty and quality...

Turboprop will be Embraer’s platform of the future

The new turboprop will be Embraer's platform of the future. CEO Arjan Meijer confirmed during an online press conference on June 23 that the Brazilian airframer has recently made the strategic choice to build the future of the airliner program around the TP, as the...