Embraer has rolled out the first modified E-175 with a 6.4% improvement in fuel efficiency. The manufacturer said the aircraft features a range of aerodynamic improvements that reduce fuel burn compared to the previous production aircraft. The modifications include the introduction of a new wingtip, systems optimization and streamlining of aerodynamic surfaces. The first customer delivery of the E-175 with the complete package of modifications is expected in the coming weeks. Embraer ...
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