Brazil's Embraer sells five Tucano attack jets to Ghana

viernes 19 de junio de 2015 06:58 GYT

SAO PAULO, June 19 (Reuters) - Brazil's jet maker Embraer SA said on Friday it signed a deal to provide Ghana with five A-29 Super Tucano light attack aircrafts, including training for pilots and mechanics.

The planes will be used in advanced training, border surveillance and internal security missions in Ghana, Embraer said in a statement.

The contract takes effect once certain conditions have been met, Embraer said, without giving details. (Reporting by Walter Brandimarte; Editing by Jeffrey Benkoe)