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Embraer's latest market forecast sees demand for 240 new regional airliners in the 70- to 130-seat segment of the African market by 2034.
Airbus admitted that problems with the A400M engine, and production issues with the A350 and A320neo airliners could impact 2016 financial performance.
Shipments of business jets at Bombardier decreased 31 percent during the first quarter, while sales soared 111 percent.
But production of advanced versions of the Sukhoi fighter for export will continue through at least 2020.
Despite a previous accident, the country is again considering lighter-than-air surveillance solutions.
Gulfstream delivered 27 completed jets (19 large-cabin, eight midsize) in the first quarter versus 32 (25 large-cabin, seven midsize) in 1Q 2015.
It will work with local MRO AIROD to provide a glass cockpit for these venerable medium-lift helicopters.
Facility will be able to assemble up to 96 Phenoms and 72 Legacys annually.
The 767-2C baseline tanker will be used for environmental control system and smoke penetration testing, Boeing said.
The delivery to JetBlue came three years after the European manufacturer broke ground on the $600 million plant in Mobile, Alabama.