Embraer has announced it has signed a Letter of Intent (LoI) with Nordic Aviation Capital (NAC) for three E190 aircraft, the company said.
The deal has an estimated value of USD 156 million, based on Embraer´s list prices. The order will be included in Embraer´s backlog as soon as it becomes firm.
These new aircraft will join the existing 134 E-Jets currently owned by NAC.
Embraer is the world´s leading manufacturer of commercial jets up to 150 seats. The Company has 100 customers from all over the world operating the ERJ and E-Jet families of aircraft. For the E-Jets program alone, Embraer has logged more than 1,800 orders and 1,400 deliveries, redefining the traditional concept of regional aircraft.
Nordic Aviation Capital (NAC) is the industry´s leading regional aircraft lessor serving over 70 airline customers in 48 countries. NAC´s current fleet of over 450 aircraft includes E170, E175, E190, E195, ATR 42, ATR 72, Bombardier Dash 8, CRJ900, CRJ1000 and CS300. In addition, the group has circa 50 aircraft on firm order.