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Daily Insight – 18 January 2019: Embraer Projects Modest Forecast for 2019

News:  Embraer has downgraded earlier forecasts for 2019, calling for fewer commercial aircraft and business jets to be delivered after 2018 performance fell short of targets.  Embraer  is providing revised guidance downward to 85-95 commercial jets and 90-110...

Air Kiribati Orders E190-E2

Air Kiribati, and the Government of Kiribati, have selected the Embraer E190-E2 for their fleet, with a firm order for two and options for two additional aircraft. Currently an operator of turboprop aircraft, the inclusion of the E190-E2 in its fleet will enable Air...

American Airlines’ narrow body options

American Airlines, at the end of 2Q18, had 946 active mainline aircraft in its fleet.  Of these, 776 (82%) were single-aisle aircraft. Looking at this fleet we note that the average is quite young at about 13 years.  But it is also clear the fleet has certain areas...

Embraer’s Earnings Call – Results and Implications

Embraer announced its second-quarter earnings today, and results were weak but in line with expectations given the transition in production from the E190 and E195 to the new E190-E2 and E195-E2 that occurred this quarter. Deliveries for both commercial and business...