AIRSHOW-LATAM Airlines orders Pratt geared turbofan engines

PARIS, June 18 Tue Jun 18, 2013 4:19am EDT

PARIS, June 18 (Reuters) - Pratt & Whitney said at the Paris Airshow on Tuesday that LATAM Airlines Group SA selected its geared turbofan engines to power 42 Airbus A320-family aircraft.

The decision will mean 84 more orders worth about $1.4 billion for the Pratt engine, which gained 730 orders on Monday as it was picked to power next-generation Embraer E-Jet.

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