90 Embraer planes flown by 5 Chinese airlines

Brazilian plane maker Embraer says 5 Chinese airlines together operate 90 of the aircraft it has produced, Macauhub reports.

The news website, citing Embraer data, says the Chinese operators are China Southern Airlines, Colourful Guizhou Airlines, Hainan Airlines, Hebei Airlines and Henan Airlines.

The report says Hainan Airlines flies 50 Embraer aircraft.

Embraer delivered 210 planes last year, 101 of them commercial airliners and the rest executive aircraft, and had orders worth US$18.3 billion on its books at end of 2017, Macauhub says.