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Alaska Air plans to choose Embraer’s E-Jets over Bombardier’s CRJs

Alaska Airlines has chosen the E175 made by Embraer of Brazil for its pending order of 30 regional jets, the Wall Street Journal reported Monday afternoon.


February 9, 2016
By The Seattle Times

It also has purchase options to take 30 more on similar terms, the Journal said.

The firm order is worth $1.3 billion at list prices. However, market data from aircraft valuation firm Avitas pegs the real price after standard industry discounts at about $876 million. | READ MORE