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Embraer ERJ-145

The EMBRAER EMB-145 / ERJ 145 is a twin-engined regional airliner with a capacity of maximum 50 passengers produced by the Brazilian manufacturer Embraer (Empresa Brasileira de Aeronautica, S.A.). It is part of the EMBRAER ERJ family.


Specifications for the Embraer ERJ-145
Crew 2  
Passengers 50  
Propulsion 2 Turbofan Engines  
Engine Model Allison / Rolls-Royce AE3007A1  
Engine Power (each) 32,9 kN 7400 lbf
Speed 833 km/h 450 kts
      518 mph
Mmo (max. Mach) Mach 0.78  
Service Ceiling 11.278 m 37.000 ft
Range 2.871 km 1.550 NM
    1.784 mi.
Empty Weight 12.007 kg 56.471 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight 22.000 kg 48.502 lbs
max. Landing Weight 19.300 kg 42.549 lbs
Wing Span 20,04 m 65 ft 9 in
Wing Area 51,2 m² 551 ft²
Length 29,87 m 97 ft 12 in
Height 6,75 m 22 ft 2 in
First Flight 11.08.1995  
Production Status in production  
ICAO Code E145 E45X  
IATA Code ER4  
Data for (Version) EMBRAER ERJ-145LR  
Variants ERJ 145STD, ERJ 145EU, ERJ 145ER, ERJ 145EP, ERJ 145LR, ERJ 145LU, ERJ 145MK, ERJ 145XR, C-99A, EMB 145SA (R-99A), EMB 145RS (R-99B), EMB 145MP/ASW (P-99)

Aircraft lost, damaged and hijacked:
Date Aircraft type Reg. Airline Location Fatal Cat.
15-Dec-15 Embraer EMB-145MP (ERJ-145MP) G-CGWV Eastern Airways Newcastle Ai... 0 damaged
05-Oct-14 Embraer EMB-145LR (ERJ-145LR) N572RP Delta Connection, opb Chautauqua Airlines New York-Joh... 0 damaged
07-Jun-13 Embraer EMB-145LI (ERJ-145LI) B-3052 China Eastern Shanghai-Hon... 0 damaged
01-May-13 Embraer EMB-145LR (ERJ-145LR) N17560 United Express, opb ExpressJet Airlines Newark-Liber... 0 damaged
04-Sep-11 Embraer EMB-145LR (ERJ-145LR) N840HK United Express, opb Trans States Airlines Ottawa/Macdo... 0 crashed
28-Apr-11 Embraer EMB-145EP (ERJ-145EP) UR-DNK Dniproavia Moskva-Shere... 0 crashed
25-Aug-10 Embraer EMB-145LU (ERJ-145LU) PR-PSJ Passaredo Linhas Aéreas Vitória da C... 0 crashed
16-Jun-10 Embraer EMB-145LR (ERJ-145LR) N847HK United Express, opb Trans States Airlines Ottawa/Macdo... 0 damaged
05-May-10 Embraer EMB-145LR (ERJ-145LR) HK-4536 SATENA Mitú-Fabio A... 0 crashed
21-Jan-10 Embraer EMB-145LU (ERJ-145LU) XA-WAC Aeroméxico Connect Tijuana-Rodr... 0 damaged
24-Jan-03 Embraer EMB-145LR (ERJ-145LR) B-3043 Sichuan Airlines near Chengdu 0 hijacked
06-Jan-03 Embraer EMB-145LR (ERJ-145LR) N16571 Continental Express, opb ExpressJet Airlines Cleveland-Ho... 0 damaged
16-Oct-01 Embraer EMB-145LR (ERJ-145LR) N825MJ US Airways Express, opb Mesa Airlines Roanoke-Blac... 0 damaged
28-Dec-98 Embraer EMB-145ER (ERJ-145ER) PT-SPE Rio Sul Curitiba-Afo... 0 crashed
11-Feb-98 Embraer EMB-145ER (ERJ-145ER) N14931 Continental Express, opb ExpressJet Airlines Beaumont-Jef... 0 crashed