RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - (AFP) Brazilian plane-maker Embraer said Friday, Februry 12th, it delivered 130 jets last year, down nearly 35 per cent from 2019, the latest sign of the heavy toll the coronavirus pandemic has taken on the aviation industry.
"Although deliveries accelerated during the fourth quarter of 2020 relative to the three previous quarters, they were heavily impacted, mostly in commercial aviation, due to the COVID-19 pandemic," Embraer said in its quarterly deliveries report.
The company, the world's third-biggest plane maker after Airbus and Boeing, will release its annual financial results on March 24th . . .