American Eagle

American Eagle
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An American Eagle ERJ-135LR N705AE takes off for the USA from Montreal’s runway 24R

*Airplanes 101* (See Airplanes 101 Set)
Name: ERJ-135
Manufacturer: Embraer (Brazil)
Main Role: large capacity medium-long range regional jetliner
Basic design: Two engined single aisle narrow body regional Jet.
Capacity: Roughly 37 passengers
Range: 3100km
First delivery date: 1999
Still in production in 2006: Yes
Easily confused for: CRJ-200, ERJ-145, DC-9, MD-80
Main Characteristics Look for a the ERJ-135’s small tail and short tailcone with the APU exhaust jutting out. Also the distinctive 4 paned cockpit windows and very pointy low to the ground nose cone. The 135s don’t have winglets.
Examples of Main Operators: American Eagle & Continental Express are two of the biggest operators.

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