Brazilian planemaker Embraer SA said on Thursday that U.S. regional carrier SkyWest Inc has signed a firm order for 20 E175 planes from its E1 generation, worth close to $1 billion, as an order for newer E2 aircraft remains in limbo.
LIMA As Peruvian authorities detained opposition leader Keiko Fujimori on Tuesday night for a new 15-month jail term, the politician published a pre-recorded video alleging "persecution" and vowing to "end her silence" on the case.
LIMA Peruvian President Martin Vizcarra took a gamble last year when he shuttered Congress after a bruising battle over a corruption crackdown with opposition lawmakers allied to the powerful Fujimori political dynasty.
LIMA Peruvians elected a fractured Congress with no clear leadership on Sunday, split among 10 parties with a centre-right party grabbing the most seats with a tally of 24 out of 130, an Ipsos count of vote data reported by domestic media showed.
SAO PAULO Argentine ultra-low cost airline Flybondi may consider starting to operate domestic flights within Brazil, a company executive said on Friday.
SAO PAULO Like many Uber drivers in Sao Paulo, the ride-hailing app's busiest city in the world, Augusto Caio Pereira does not actually own or lease the car he nudges through the city's notorious traffic jams every day.
SAO PAULO Brazilian airline Gol Linhas Aereas Inteligentes SA made a fresh bid on Monday to take over its lucrative loyalty program, Smiles Fidelidade SA , lifting shares of both.
SAO PAULO, Dec 5 Brazilian auto production and
sales are expected to rise next year, the national automakers'
association Anfavea said on Thursday, without providing more
SAO PAULO Serving airlines that will operate flights lasting 14 hours or longer is a "key consideration" for Boeing Co's global growth strategy over the next 20 years, an executive said on Tuesday.
SAO PAULO Brazilian planemaker Embraer signalled it may issue a smaller dividend to shareholders as it burns through cash before finalising a $4.2 billion (£3.3 billion) commercial passenger jet deal with Boeing , which faces regulatory hurdles.