SAO JOSE DOS CAMPOS, Brazil, Dec. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Embraer S.A. ("Company"), in compliance with Law 6,404/76 and CVM Instruction No. 358/02, hereby informs to its shareholders and the market in general that it has released to the press, jointly with Boeing, the notice below ("Press Release").
"CHICAGO & SAO PAULO, Dec. 21st, 2017 – Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Embraer (B3: BOVESPA: EMBR3, NYSE: ERJ) today confirmed the two companies are engaged in discussions regarding a potential combination, the basis of which remains under discussion.
There is no guarantee a transaction will result from these discussions. Boeing and Embraer do not intend to make any additional comments regarding these discussions.
Any transaction would be subject to the approval of the Brazilian government and regulators, the two companies' boards and Embraer' shareholders."
The Company will keep its shareholders and the market informed of the developments of the matters contained in the Press Release.
José Antonio de Almeida Filippo
Executive Vice President, Finance and Investor Relations
SOURCE Embraer S.A.