Posted on: 08 July 2010 by Mark Howells
During the second quarter of 2010 (2Q10), Embraer delivered 69 aircraft to the airline and executive jet markets.
Compared with the same period last year, deliveries of executive jets increased from 19 to 40, and airlines dropped from 35 to 29 aircraft. At 30 June 2010, the firm order backlog totalled $15.2 billion, a 5.0% reduction from the $16.0 billion of the previous quarter.
Commercial aircaft delviered in 2Q10 included two ERJ 145s, four E-170s, three E-175s, 15 E-190s and five E-195s.
During April, May and June, Embraer welcomed two new operators to the E-Jets family: Petro Air of Libya and Air Moldova.
On 30 June 2010, Embraer’s firm order backlog for the commercial aviation segment, according to product, was five ERJ 145s and 227 E-Jets (12 E-170s, eight E-175s, 167 E-190s and 40 E-195s).