Embraer delivered 35 regional jets to airline customers in the third quarter ended Sept. 30, down from 38 in the year-ago period. The decline was wholly attributable to slowing production of smaller RJs. In the 2005 period, the Brazilian manufacturer delivered just nine ERJ-145s, down from 25 last year. Deliveries of higher-value large RJs rose, however; 27 170s/175s/190s were delivered compared to 13 170s a year ago. Year-to-date through Sept. 30, commercial deliveries totalled 88, down ...

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