Republic Airways Holdings has placed a $2.1 billion order for 50 more Embraer E-175s, including 20 previously destined for Flybe, and has agreed to sublease 24 Bombardier Q400s to the UK regional. Under the three-way deal, Flybe has terminated its order with Embraer for 20 of its 24 outstanding E-175s, solving its excess aircraft commitments which do not fit with its new strategy. These 20 aircraft have been resold to Republic, along with 30 more, which represent a net boost to ...

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