The firm orders
will be included in Embraer's 2015 second-quarter backlog.
Note: Deliveries and firm order
backlog include orders for the Defense segment placed by
In the executive aviation segment, the quarter highlights were the first deliveries of the Legacy 500 and the additional request from NetJets, which converted 10 Phenom 300 options into firm orders
The conditional purchase agreements for five CRJ900 NextGen aircraft, with options on an additional eight CRJ900 NextGen aircraft, were announced on December 2, 2013, along with a firm order
for three CRJ900 NextGen airliners.
Bombardier added that it has recorded firm orders
for 1,715 CRJ Series aircraft, with 1,661 delivered as of 31 December 2011.
The agreement with Bombardier includes firm orders
for 15 CRJ-200 50-seat aircraft and 30 CRJ-700 Series 705 aircraft, with a dual-class cabin configuration of nine business class and 65 economy seats.
Another highlight of the quarter was the firm order
for 15 E-Jets, comprising the E170 and E190 models, signed with Japan Airlines (JAL).
The conditional deal to acquire five CRJ900 NextGen aircraft, with options on a further eight CRJ900 NextGen aircraft, were announced on 2nd December, 2013, along with a firm order
for three CRJ900 NextGen aircraft.
Bombardier Aerospace, an aircraft manufacturer, on Wednesday announced that Braathens Leasing Limited, a member of Braathens Aviation of Sweden, has placed a firm order
for five Bombardier CS100 and five CS300 mainline jetliners.
Seaspan also announced that, in addition to the firm order
for the initial four 2500 TEU vessels, the company has the option to order an additional eight 2500 TEU vessels, in two tranches of four vessels each, for the same price as the initial four.
The firm order
is expected to be completed by the fourth quarter of this year, when the aircraft will be added to the company's backlog.
On June 30, 2014, the firm order
backlog totaled USD 18.