PRTODAY / NewswireToday Free press release distribution service network

Written by / Agency / Source: Empresa Brasileira de Aeronáutica S.A.

Check Ads Availability|e-mail Article


Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!

Embraer and Alitalia Finalize an Agreement for the Delivery of 20 E-Jets - Italian airline to add 15 EMBRAER 175s and five EMBRAER 190s to its fleet
Embraer and Alitalia Finalize an Agreement for the Delivery of 20 E-Jets

 

NewswireToday - /newswire/ - São José dos Campos, São Paulo, Brazil, 2011/03/21 - Italian airline to add 15 EMBRAER 175s and five EMBRAER 190s to its fleet. NYSE: ERJ; Bovespa: EMBR3

   
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Aviation/Aerospace Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Embraer and Alitalia have finalized an agreement for the delivery of 15 EMBRAER 175 and 5 EMBRAER 190 jets through a lease structure to be arranged by third parties.

“Benefiting from a strong reorganization, Alitalia is developing its regional network to meet new market and passengers requirements,” said Frederico Fleury Curado, Embraer President & CEO. “We are very pleased with the renewed confidence that Alitalia has accorded to our E-Jets family. This proves that the flexibility and the operational performance of these aircraft are able to meet market requirements.”

The delivery of the new E-Jets is scheduled to begin in the third quarter 2011. The 88-seat EMBRAER 175s and the 100-seat EMBRAER 190s will be configured in a single-class layout. The aircraft will be used on the Alitalia’s domestic and European network, and will be based on the seven Italian airports: Rome Fiumicino, Milan Linate, Milan Malpensa, Turin, Venice, Naples and Catania.

The 20 new aircraft will progressively replace and enhance Alitalia’s existing fleet of 16 regional aircraft, contributing to develop its ability to provide direct links over short and medium haul destinations, without the need for stopovers, consistent with the evolution of market demand. Moreover, lowering the average age of Alitalia’s fleet, already one of the youngest in Europe, the new E-Jets will increase the efficiency levels of the Italian airline, from economic and environmental perspectives, by reducing fuel consumption.

“The choice of the Embraer E-Jets has been the result of a thorough analysis which involved not only all the main professional groups of Alitalia, but using an innovative method, also a sample of frequent flyer customers,” said Rocco Sabelli, CEO of Alitalia. “This important investment is in addition to those currently made on the Alitalia’s medium and long-haul range fleet, and represents an important step further in the process of providing service excellence to all Company’s customers.”

About Alitalia
Alitalia - Compagnia Aerea Italiana started operations in January 2009, following the acquisition of assets from Alitalia - Linee Aeree Italiane, and of Air One. Today Alitalia (alitalia.com) is Italy’s leading airline, serving 23.4 million passengers (in 2010) with its 149 aircraft fleet across a network of 92 destinations (2011 summer season). In 2010 Alitalia positioned Air One as a low fares, yet high quality carrier operating from the Milan Malpensa airport. Alitalia is a member of the SkyTeam alliance and in 2010 the Company joined the airline industry’s leading trans-Atlantic Joint Venture with Air France-KLM Group and Delta Air Lines.

For more information visit embraer.com/.

North America
Christine Manna - E: cmanna[.]embraer.com.
Cell: +1 954 383 9950 / T: +1 954 359 3879 / F: +1 954 359 4755

Europe, Middle East and Africa
Hervé Tilloy - E: herve.tilloy[.]embraer.fr.
Cell: +33 6 0864 3545 / T: +33 1 4938 4530 / F: +33 1 4938 4456

China
Tracy Chen - E: tracy.chen[.]bjs.embraer.com.
Cell: +86 139 1018 2281 / T: +86 10 6598 9988 / F: +86 10 6598 9986

Asia Pacific
Shorbani Roy - E: shorbani.roy[.]sin.embraer.com.
Cell: +65 9794 2401 / T: +65 6305 9955 / F: +65 6734 8255.

 
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Aviation/Aerospace Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Written by / Agency / Source: Empresa Brasileira de Aeronáutica S.A.

 
 

Availability: All Regions (Including Int'l)

 

Traffic Booster: [/] Quick Newswire Today Visibility Checker

 

Distribution / Indexing: [+] / [Company listed above is a registered member of our network. Content made possible by PRZOOM / PRTODAY indexing services]

 
 
# # #
 
 
  Your Banner Ad showing on ALL
Aviation/Aerospace articles,
CATCH Visitors via Your Competitors Announcements!


Embraer and Alitalia Finalize an Agreement for the Delivery of 20 E-Jets

Company website links NOT available to basic submissions
It is OK to republish and/or LINK any newswire for any legitimate media purpose as long as you name Newswire Today and LINK as the source.
 
  Is this your article?
Activate ALL web links and social stream by Upgrading to Press Release PREMIUM Plan Now!

Embraer | Alitalia
Publisher Contact: Carlos Eduardo Camargo 
+55 12 3927 1311 carlos.camargo[.]embraer.com.br
 
Newswire Today - PRZOOM / PRTODAY disclaims any content contained in this article. If you need/wish to contact the company who published the current release, you will need to contact them - NOT us. Issuers of articles are solely responsible for the accuracy of their content. Our complete disclaimer appears here.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Issuance, publication or distribution of this press release in certain jurisdictions could be subject to restrictions. The recipient of this press release is responsible for using this press release and the information herein in accordance with the applicable rules and regulations in the particular jurisdiction. This press release does not constitute an offer or an offering to acquire or subscribe for any Empresa Brasileira de Aeronáutica S.A. securities in any jurisdiction including any other companies listed or named in this release.

Aviation/Aerospace via RSSAdd NewswireToday - PRZOOM Headline News to FeedBurner
Find who RetweetFollow @NewswireTODAY



Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!


Read Latest Articles From Empresa Brasileira de Aeronáutica S.A. / Company Profile


Read Aviation/Aerospace Most Recent Related Newswires:

Embraer Flies Fourth E190-E2 Prototype and Advances in the Certification Campaign
Successful Syndication of A €4bn Acquisition Bridge Facility for Safran
Brazil’s Azul Becomes the E195-E2 Launch Operator
Boeing 737 MAX 8 with CFM LEAP-1B Engines Receives FAA Certification
Leonardo Strengthens Strategic Partnership with Shanghai Zenisun in the Chinese Civil Helicopter Market
Leonardo's Air Traffic Control Innovations Are on Show At the 2017 World Air Traffic Management (ATM) Congress in Madrid
Bell Helicopter and Safran Celebrate First Delivery of the Bell 505 Jet Ranger X
Embraer Rolls Out the E195-E2 - The Most Efficient Next-Generation Commercial Jet in the World
Leonardo - Milestone Aviation Places Order for AW169 And AW139 Helicopters
PPG, PPG Aerospace Sealants Europe Receive Airbus Best Performer Awards
Exhibition At Turin Airport Spotlights Thales Alenia Space’s Contribution to Space Programs
A321neo with CFM LEAP-1A Engines Receives Joint EASA / FAA Certification
PPG to Exhibit Aerospace Products and Services At Avalon 2017 Australia International Airshow
Safran Enhances its Jet Engine Nacelle Support Capabilities with A New Center of Excellence for Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul
Airbus Safran Launchers - 77th Consecutive Successful Launch for Ariane 5

Boost Your Social Network
& Crowdfunding Campaigns


LIFETIME SOCIAL MEDIA WALL
NewswireToday Celebrates 10 Years in Business


PREMIUM Members


Visit  MagLar, Inc.

Visit  La Bella Bakery Artisan Bakery Arizona





 
  ©2017 Newswire Today — Limelon Advertising, Co.
Home | About | Advertise/Pricing | Contact | Investors | Privacy/TOS | Sitemap | FRANCAIS
newswire, PR free press releases distribution service magazines engine news alert newsroom press room breaking news public relations articles company news alerts newswiredistribution ezine bizentrepreneur biznewstoday digital business report market search pr firms agencies reports distri-bution today investor relation successful internet entrepreneurs newswire distribution prtoday.com freenewswiredistribution asianewstoday bizwiretoday USA pr UK today - NOT affiliated with PRNewswire as we declined their partnership offer in 2013
 
PRTODAY & NewswireTODAY are NOT affiliated with USA TODAY (usatoday.com)