Embraer ERJ-145 is a passenger plane (transport, commercial) developed on the basis of a business aircraft. The first flight of the prototype took place on August 11, 1995. It was used in PLL LOT in the period 1999 - 2011. In Poland, 14 ERJ 145 aircraft were used in PLL LOT. Due to the narrow and long fuselage, Embraer ERJ-145 is called a pencil.