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How Much Does a Boeing 787-10 Cost?

Last Wednesday, Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) tested a new Rolls-Royce engine that is destined to power the company's largest Dreamliner, the 787-10. The new engines were mounted on a 787-8 ...
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Boeing Air Force Tanker in Line for a Boost

Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) has taken substantial heat from President-Elect Donald Trump over what he claims is a $4 billion price tag for two new presidential jets. But under a ...
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AeroVironment Adds Soft Guidance to Poor Quarterly Results

AeroVironment Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) reported second-quarter fiscal 2017 results after markets closed on Tuesday. The maker of unmanned aircraft systems (drones) and electric vehicle charging and testing stations posted a ...
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How Much Does a Boeing 747 Cost? About 20% of Air Force One

Update: In a statement issued shortly before noon ET, Boeing said it is working under a contract valued at $170 million "to help determine the capabilities of these complex ...
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FA-18 Super Hornet

Another Boost on the Way for Boeing’s Defense Division?

The U.S. Navy is reported to be looking to replace its F/A-18 Hornet fighter jets with new F/A-18E/F Super Hornets. Both planes are built by Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA), and ...
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US Approves Norwegian Air License, Puts a Smile on Boeing’s Face

After a delay of nearly three years, the U.S. Department of Transportation (DoT) on Friday approved a license for Norwegian Air Shuttle's Ireland-based unit to fly to and from the ...
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Boeing Readies Air Force Training Jet for First Flight

Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) and its partner, Saab, are preparing their entry in the contest to build a new training jet for the U.S. Air Force for its first flight ...
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What Could Go Wrong for Boeing Under a Trump Administration?

After every U.S. election, the losers very likely ask themselves, "Well, what's the worst that could happen?" Should Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) be asking itself that same question? Boeing is ...
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Boeing, Airbus Both Claim Victory After WTO Ruling

The Geneva-based World Trade Organization (WTO) on Monday handed down its report on a complaint filed by the European Union (EU) related to incentives granted to Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) ...
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Good News and Bad for Airbus

Thanksgiving is not a European holiday, but for Airbus Group SE it might feel like it this year. The company's largest twin-engine, dual-aisle passenger jet, the A350-1000, made its first ...
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What the Executive Changes at Boeing Are All About

Monday was a busy day at The Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA). Ray Conner is retiring, effective immediately, as CEO of Boeing's commercial aircraft group, but will retain his role as ...
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Cubic Corp. Falls Short on Earnings

Cubic Corp. (NYSE: CUB) reported fiscal fourth-quarter financial results before markets opened on Monday. The company said that it had a net loss of $0.29 per share and $406.6 million ...
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Boeing’s 10 Largest Customers

The Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) currently expects to deliver about 745 to 750 commercial aircraft to its customers this year. Through the end of October the company had delivered 617 ...
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US House Votes to Kill Boeing, Airbus Sales to Iran

This has not been a particularly good week for Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA). On Tuesday, one of its largest customers, United Continental Holdings Inc. (NYSE: UAL) announced that it will ...
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Analyst Says Buy These Pure-Play Defense Stocks on the Trump Win

Finally, after what seems ages, the election has been settled. In what was one of the most grueling political events in a lifetime, we finally found out early Wednesday that ...
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