WiderÃ¸e, a regional airline in Scandinavia, will be the first airline in the world to receive the brand-new E190-E2 jet, the first member of the E-Jets E2, and the second generation of the E-Jets family of commercial aircraft, the company said.
WiderÃ¸e has a contract with Embraer for up to 15 E2 family jets consisting of three firm orders for the E190-E2 and purchase rights for 12 further E2 family aircraft. The order has a potential list price value of up to USD 873 million, with all orders being exercised.
As the launch operator of the model, WiderÃ¸e will receive their first aircraft in the first half of 2018. WiderÃ¸e is configuring the E190-E2s in a comfortable single-class layout with 114 seats.
Embraer is a manufacturer of commercial jets with up to 130+ seats. The company has 100 customers globally operating the ERJ and the E-Jet families of aircraft. For the E-Jets program alone, Embraer has logged more than 1,700 orders and over 1,300 deliveries.