By Robert Wall
LONDON--Brazilian aircraft maker Embraer SA (EMBR3.BR) on Monday said Air France-KLM (AF.FR) placed a firm order for 17 regional jets with a list price of $764 million.
The deal also includes options for the Franco-Dutch airline group to buy another 17 planes, which could boost the total value of the deal to $1.5 billion at list price. Airlines typically get discounts when they buy planes.
The firm order is for two E190 regional jets...