VRG772 From Brazil, joined Oct 2003, 124 posts, RR: 1 Posted (11 years 2 months 3 weeks 2 days 9 hours ago) and read 1951 times:
On Monday, February 9th, Embraer will present the new ERJ-190. The cerimony is estimated to begin at 10:30am, and is the official presentation of this airplane to the public and to the press. President Lula will also be there.
There is 145 confirmed ordered planes (100 to Jetblue, and 45 to Air Canada), and is expected that Embraer will announce another new customer for ERJ-190 (Brazilian Air Force, perhaps... which is looking for two new VIP a/c to buy). Also, can be announced a huge bought of ERJ-190s, by one of Star Alliance members.