An Azul Embraer 195 arrives at Campinas/Viracopos Airport. (Photo: AirlineGeeks | João Machado)

Azul to Sublease Embraer E195s to LOT Polish Airlines, Breeze Aviation

Azul Airlines, the largest airline in Brazil, has announced that it will sublease 53 of its Embraer E195-E1 aircraft to LOT Polish Airlines and Breeze Aviation, a US-based startup. In a statement, Azul said that this decision is in line with its plans to replace its aging Embraer E1 fleet with the newer, larger and more efficient E2 series. “For the past 11 years, the E195 aircraft have been the basis of Azul's business model, and will undoubtedly continue to…