SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Embraer SA has signed the "master transaction agreement" for a tie-up with Boeing Co and called a shareholder assembly for Feb. 26 to approve the partnership, the Brazilian planemaker said in a securities filing on Thursday.
Brazil's government this month gave its approval for the deal in which Embraer will sell 80 percent of its commercial plane division for $4.2 billion to Boeing, which will have total control of the new venture.
(Reporting by Alberto Alerigi Jr.; Writing by Anthony Boadle; Editing by Tom Brown)
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Updated Date: Jan 25, 2019 04:05:24 IST