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Embraer and Fokker join up for protection, development and support opportunities

BRASILIA, Oct 18 (Reuters) – Brazilian planemaker Embraer SA (EMBR3.SA) and Dutch aerospace firms signed an settlement on Monday to discover opportunities in protection and business aviation, together with potential new configurations for its C-390 navy transport airplane.

In the business aviation market, the settlement with Fokker Techniek and Fokker Services will search to open opportunities in engineering and logistic support, along with development of hydrogen-powered plane, Embraer stated in an announcement.

Embraer is the world’s third-largest business airplane maker.

“There is huge potential for both companies in the development of opportunities together,” stated Jackson Schneider, chief govt officer of Embraer Defense & Security.

“This is a very important step for Embraer’s strategy to establish meaningful and strategic partnerships around the globe,” he stated on the signing ceremony in Woensdrecht, the Netherlands.

Reporting by Anthony Boadle in Brasilia
Editing by Matthew Lewis

A logo of Fokker is pictured on their booth during the European Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (EBACE) in Geneva, Switzerland, May 22, 2017.  REUTERS/Denis Balibouse/Files

The logo of Brazilian planemaker Embraer SA is seen at the company's headquarters in Sao Jose dos Campos, Brazil February 28, 2018. REUTERS/Roosevelt Cassio/File Photo

A logo of Fokker is pictured on their booth during the European Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (EBACE) in Geneva, Switzerland, May 22, 2017.  REUTERS/Denis Balibouse/Files

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