Copa boosts Embraer fleet

Copa Airlines has taken delivery of its seventh EMBRAER 190
aircraft, bringing its fleet total to 31.The airline is scheduled to take
delivery of five additional EMBRAER’s this year, to close out 2007 with 11
EMBRAER 190 aircraft.
  “The modern EMBRAER 190 offers passenger comfort, as well as provides
Copa more flexibility to expand our service, increase flight frequencies
and add new destinations in the Americas,” said Copa Airlines CEO Pedro
Heilbron.
  The EMBRAER 190 is equipped with advanced engineering design elements,
including “winglets” (wingtip extensions) and high-performance GE CF34-E5
engines.
  The aircraft is configured with 10 seats in Clase Ejecutiva (Business
Class) and 84 seats in economy, which has two seats on each side of the
aisle and no middle seat.
——-