Embraer granted ATW access to its assembly facilities at its factory in Sao Jose dos Campos, Brazil, on Feb. 24, 2016. Photos include shots of E190-E2 prototypes under construction, as well as partially assembled E190 current-generation aircraft.
Embraer has rolled out its first next-generation E-Jet, an E190-E2, at its headquarters in São José dos Campos, Brazil. The E190-E2’s first flight is slated for the second half of 2016 with first deliveries expected to take place in 2018. The E2s are exclusively powered by Pratt & Whitney PW1900G geared turbofan engines.