Summary List Placement
Canada’s Porter Airlines is finally entering the jet age with a landmark order for 30 brand-new jet aircraft.
The Toronto-based carrier chose Brazilian aircraft manufacturer Embraer and its newest commercial jet, the E195-E2, for the landmark expansion that will allow for longer flights throughout Canada, the US, Central America, the Caribbean, and even parts of South America.
A total of 30 aircraft are on firm order while an additional 50 are on option, with Embraer valuing the deal for all 80 aircraft at $5.82 billion.
But Porter is likely paying nowhere near read more ⇒