The JAL Group has signed a firm order with Embraer for 15 E-Jets. This order comprises of both the E170 and the E190 jet models, as well as for an additional twelve E-Jets family options. New deliveries of E-Jets are scheduled from 2015.
E-Jets are designed from a double-bubble fuselage concept, which provide customers with more in-flight space than the other same-size jet. Additionally, E-Jets powered with the reliable GE CF34 engines that produce less noise and offer high level of operational efficiency.
Introduction of E-Jets will enable JAL to match capacity with demand on each route, as well as achieve improved on-time performance and reliability.
|Embraer 170||Embraer 190|
|Engines||2 x GE CF34-8E||2 x GE CF34-10E|
|Cruising speed||890 km per hour (Mach 0.82)||890 km per hour (Mach 0.82)|
|Seat Capacity||About 78||About 104|
|Flight range (reference)||About 3,889km||About 4,445km|