ASTANA – Air Astana received their first of five brand new Embraer 190-E2’s. The aircraft of the Kazakh airline, features a very special livery with a snow leopard on the nose.
The special livery was created together with AkzoNobel, who delivered the coatings for the special painting. Embraer already has now four planes flying with a special nose: a tiger, a shark and an eagle are already painted on the nose of several Embraer 190-E2’s.
The succesful Embraer E-Jet E2 series, consists of three varaiants, namely the smaller E175-E2, the bigger E190-E2 and the biggest E195-E2. The size of the last jet is comparable to the size of the Airbus A220. In total 225 orders have been placed for the new series.