Amaszonas (Z8, La Paz El Alto) has taken delivery of its first Embraer (EMB, São José dos Campos) Regional Jet.

According to Skyliner Aviation, E190 EI-FDJ (msn 19000608) was ferried from Clermont-Ferrand to Gavião Peixoto via Sal Amilcar Cabral Int'l, Natal Aluizio Alves, and São José dos Campos and earlier this month.

The Bolivian carrier group said last year it would add a total of four E190/195s to its fleet of which two E195s may be placed with Amaszonas Uruguay (Z7, Montevideo) should the business there turn around.

Amaszonas currently operates an all-Bombardier fleet of seven CRJ-200s, one Dash 8-100, and two Dash 8-200s on flights throughout Bolivia as well as to Uruguay, Peru, Chile, Uruguay, and Argentina. Amaszonas Uruguay currently operates two CRJ-200s.