Ukraine International Airlines receives its first Embraer E195

Kiev - Ukraine International Airlines (UIA) has received the first of two Embraer E195 on order. The airline already flies five copies of the smaller variant Embraer E190.

UIA's new E195 jet is configured to accommodate 116 passengers in two classes. The aircraft will be used on short domestic routes.

The second E195 jet will be delivered to the airline later this year. In the long term, three Boeing 737 MAX 8 jets will also join the fleet of the Ukrainian flag carrier.