PPVRA From Brazil, joined Nov 2004, 9042 posts, RR: 37 Posted (8 years 8 months 2 weeks 6 days 4 hours ago) and read 4330 times:
ERJ 145 JETS FAMILY REACHES TEN MILLION FLIGHT-HOUR MILESTONE
Embraer’s regional aircraft completes 10 years of operation
São José dos Campos, November 14, 2006 - Embraer announces that the ERJ 145 platform has reached an historical ten million flight-hour milestone after a decade in service. The total number of cycles (take-off and landing procedures) is around 8.5 million. The first aircraft delivered have already achieved 20,000 flight cycles and continue to operate with sound structural integrity.
Cubsrule From United States of America, joined May 2004, 23879 posts, RR: 21
Reply 1, posted (8 years 8 months 2 weeks 6 days 4 hours ago) and read 4325 times:
...and the ERJ looks so sexy head-on. The 145 has been a springboard to bigger and better things for both Embraer and, more generally, for Brazil. The company is one of Latin America's best corporate success stories IMHO. I look forward to Embraer's future.
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