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Latin American market presence expanding for both fixed-wing, rotorcraft
The Canadian airframer has observed an uptick in business aviation activity and interest in some long dormant countries.
Brazil and Mexico have been bright spots in the Latin American market.
UK consultancy IBA says market value of new-generation aircraft will suit conversion starting around the turn of the decade.
The U.S. Air Force is currently evaluating three turboprops and a jet for a potential light attack aircraft requirement.
Twelve of the Brazilian turboprop light attack aircraft will be supplied via the U.S. foreign military sales system.
Analysts think consolidation could provide leverage against OEM pricing pressures
Regularly scheduled service from Zurich starts Tuesday
M-Series turboprops are helping to drive double digit delivery and revenue gains.
Optimism among top executives tempers concerns of softening in overall market segment