American Airlines has split an order for 30 76-seat regional jets between Bombardier and Embraer, signing deals to buy 15 CRJ900s and 15 E175s. The Dallas/Fort Worth-based carrier has also taken 15 options of each type. Bombardier valued the firm order for 15 CRJ900s at $719 million at list prices, and noted American will be receiving aircraft with the new “Atmosphere” CRJ cabin that includes space for carry-on roller bags in overhead bins. The aircraft will be delivered between ...

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