The US airline will receive the aircraft between 2018 and 2019.
American Airlines signed an agreement with the Brazilian manufacturer Embraer for 10 E175 aircraft that will be delivered between 2018 and mid-2019.
The agreement is the result of exercising purchase rights of a contract signed in 2013, and the value of the agreement amounts to about 457 million dollars at the list price.
The new aircraft will be destined to the regional subsidiary Envoy, and will have a configuration of three classes, with 12 seats in First Class, 20 in Extra Main Cabin and 44 in Main Cabin.
With these 10 aircraft, American Airlines will have 74 Embraer E175 aircraft in its fleet.