Posts: 212
Joined: Wed Apr 26, 2000 10:37 am

Embraer Wins US$ 1.1 Billion Legacy Order

Sat Dec 15, 2001 7:22 pm


Indigo Air from Chicago, USA, has agreed to buy up to 75 Embraer Legacy business jets with a potential value of US$ 1,1 billion. The deal includes 25 firm orders and options for 50 additional aircraft.

Flying since summer 2000, Indigo sells individual seats on charter aircraft flying four weekday roundtrips between MDW and Terteboro. Using Falcon 20s, that service is currently targeted at the airlines high-yield business travelers and is priced competitively with full-fare coach tickets.

Based on the ERJ-135LR, the Indigo aircraft will be fitted with 19 passenger seats in a business-class configuration.

Prior to the Indigo order, Embraer said the Legacy order book stood at 92 (including firm orders and options).


Popular Searches On

Top Photos of Last:   24 Hours  •  48 Hours  •  7 Days  •  30 Days  •  180 Days  •  365 Days  •  All Time

Military Aircraft Every type from fighters to helicopters from air forces around the globe

Classic Airliners Props and jets from the good old days

Flight Decks Views from inside the cockpit

Aircraft Cabins Passenger cabin shots showing seat arrangements as well as cargo aircraft interior

Cargo Aircraft Pictures of great freighter aircraft

Government Aircraft Aircraft flying government officials

Helicopters Our large helicopter section. Both military and civil versions

Blimps / Airships Everything from the Goodyear blimp to the Zeppelin

Night Photos Beautiful shots taken while the sun is below the horizon

Accidents Accident, incident and crash related photos

Air to Air Photos taken by airborne photographers of airborne aircraft

Special Paint Schemes Aircraft painted in beautiful and original liveries

Airport Overviews Airport overviews from the air or ground

Tails and Winglets Tail and Winglet closeups with beautiful airline logos