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MIRABEL, Quebec, Sept 16- Bombardier Inc's CSeries jetliner took flight for the first time on Monday, the culmination of a $3.4 billion program to develop the first all-new narrow-body plane of its size in decades.
*International jetmakers see growth, deals in Russia. ZHUKOVSKY, Russia, Aug 27- Russia's first civil plane since the fall of the Soviet Union bagged a clutch of deals with mainly domestic buyers on the first day of an airshow near Moscow, as the country battles to revive its aircraft industry amid stiff foreign competition.
RIO DE JANEIRO, Aug 26- Brazil's real currency has weakened in recent months as investors shed emerging markets assets because of slower growth in other developing economies and the prospect of a stronger recovery in the United States. Here is a list of risks and benefits that a weaker real poses for Brazil's economy, Latin America's largest.
BRASILIA, Aug 12- U.S. hopes of landing a coveted deal worth more than $4 billion to sell 36 fighter jets to Brazil have suffered a setback with recent revelations that the United States collected data on Brazilian Internet communications.
BRASILIA, Aug 12- U.S. hopes of clinching a coveted deal worth more than $4 billion to sell 36 fighter jets to Brazil have suffered a setback with recent revelations that the United States collected data on Brazilian Internet communications.
SAO PAULO, July 26- Shares of Brazilian planemaker Embraer SA faced their worst session in a year on Friday, after executives warned that economic concerns seemed to be weakening demand for bigger business jets.
SAO PAULO, July 26- Early signs of weakening demand for bigger business jets will keep pressure on Brazilian planemaker Embraer SA, executives said on Friday, as economic growth slows in China and competition remains fierce in the United States.
SAO PAULO, July 26- Brazilian planemaker Embraer SA has seen early signs of weakening demand for its Legacy 650 business jets in the "super mid-size" segment, Chief Executive Frederico Curado told analysts on a Friday conference call.
SAO PAULO, July 25- Brazilian planemaker Embraer SA posted an unexpected quarterly loss on Thursday, as a stronger dollar helped its operating profit but drove up its tax bill. A stronger dollar improves the profitability of Embraer's operations in the long run, but has an immediate impact on its tax liabilities, which came to $97.1 million in the quarter.
*Earned adj 92 cents a share in quarter vs estimate 80 c. July 18- American Airlines parent AMR Corp reported its first second-quarter profit since 2007 on Thursday, buoyed by bankruptcy cost-cutting that has put it on firmer financial ground ahead of a merger with US Airways Group.
SAO PAULO, July 17- Brazil's Embraer SA agreed to sell 50 E-Jets E2 planes to International Lease Finance Corp in a deal estimated at $2.85 billion at current list prices, according to a statement from the planemaker on Wednesday.
SAO PAULO, July 15- Brazilian planemaker Embraer SA's backlog of firm orders rose to the highest level in almost four years in the second quarter, in a sign of rising demand for regional aircraft.
PARIS, June 20- Aircraft manufacturer ATR is pushing its owners to approve plans for a new 90- seat turboprop plane to provide cut-price competition to smaller passenger jets, its chief executive said at the Paris Airshow.
*Embraer, MRJ win over major operator SkyWest. PARIS, June 20- Bombardier's shift upmarket showed signs of backfiring at the Paris Airshow this week, as its arch-rival in the small passenger jet category, Embraer, piled on orders for an upgraded plane and a new Japanese challenger vowed to win business.
CFM International, a joint venture of General Electric and Safran, added $13.06 billion in orders, bringing its total for the show so far to $15 billion. CFM orders also included 350 CFM56-7B engines for Irish low-cost airline Ryanair valued at $3.7 billion.
*Destined for India, Lithuania, Venezuela, Japan. PARIS, June 18- Brazilian planemaker Embraer announced deals for more than a dozen of its current passenger jets worth nearly $700 million at list prices on Tuesday, as it filled out its order book until the second-generation E-Jets arrive in 2018..
*Embraer shares up 5.87 pct, highest in 6 years. PARIS, June 17- Brazilian planemaker Embraer SA launched a bigger and more efficient lineup of commercial E-Jets at the Paris Airshow, with a robust show of demand as it pushed deeper into a segment that rival Bombardier had staked out with its new narrow-body CSeries.
Take a look at some of Monday's midday movers:
PARIS, June 17- Brazilian planemaker Embraer on Monday introduced a bigger and more efficient lineup of commercial jets that will enter service in 2018, pushing deeper into a segment that Canadian rival Bombardier has staked out with its new narrow-body CSeries.
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