American Airlines took delivery of the first of 60 Embraer E-175s it has on order during a Wednesday delivery ceremony at Embraer’s headquarters in São José dos Campos, Brazil. American has previously taken delivery of 216 ERJ-145s, but the new aircraft is the first E-175 owned by American. It is one of 20 E-175s that American will place with Compass Airlines, the Minneapolis-based subsidiary of St. Louis-based Trans States Holdings. Compass, which will provide service ...

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