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American Airlines Orders $1 billion in Bombardier Regional Jets

By Juliet Van Wagenen | February 9, 2015
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CRJ900 NextGen Aircraft with American Eagle livery
CRJ900 NextGen Aircraft with American Eagle livery. Photo: Bombardier

[Avionics Today 02-09-2015] American Airlines has signed a firm confirmation order for 24 of Bombardier’s CRJ900 NextGen regional jets. The order is valued at approximately $1.14 billion and American’s regional subsidiary, PSA Airlines, will operate the aircraft under the American Eagle brand.

The options are part of a previously booked 40 aircraft agreement and were originally acquired as part of American’s large regional jet order announced in December 2013.

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