Nota en el sitio de Embraer:
EMBRAER DELIVERS FIRST EMBRAER 190 JET TO TACA AIRLINES
TACA will use the aircraft on several routes in the Caribbean and Central America
SÃ£o José dos Campos, August 29, 2008 â€“ Embraer delivered the first EMBRAER 190, today, to TACA Airlines, from El Salvador. The deal was announced last October, and the aircraft will be used on several routes in the Caribbean and Central America. TACA has a total of 11 firm orders for the EMBRAER 190, with options to purchase another 15.
â€œWe are especially proud to deliver the first aircraft to one of the most important and fastest growing airlines in Latin America,â€ said Mauro Kern, Embraer Executive Vice President, Airline Market. â€œWe are certain that the EMBRAER 190 is the right airplane for TACAâ€™s expansion on the continent, providing the right capacity for midsize markets, where TACA is growing very quickly.â€
In order to offer even more convenience to travelers, TACAâ€™s new EMBRAER 190s have a dual-class layout, comfortably seating 96 passengers â€“ eight in executive class and 88 in coach.