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Republic opts for Embraer 170s.(Regional News)(Republic Airways Holdings)(Brief Article)

Republic Airways Holdings, parent of Chautauqua Airlines and Republic Airlines, placed an order for 13 Embraer 170s valued at $325 million. They will be the first 70-seaters for the company and will be flown in codeshare for United Airlines. Republic holds options on another 37 of the model with 12 additional options to be confirmed by July 1. It will hire furloughed United pilots to operate some of them, a company spokesperson said. …

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