Aerospace & Defense

U.S. Could Face Trouble In Fight With Russia And China According To New Analysis

The United States spends more on its defense budget than any nation in the world--by far. But, new work from think tank Rand shows that under some circumstances, America could ...
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Boeing Holds on as Top 2017 DJIA Stock

Boeing Co.'s (NYSE: BA) share price added nearly 5.4% last week to keep the aerospace giant's grip on its position as the best performing stock among the 30 that make ...
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Boeing Flies First KC-46A Tanker Destined for Delivery to US Air Force

On Tuesday, Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) flew the first of the new KC-46A tankers that will be among 18 scheduled for delivery to the U.S. Air Force in 2018. The ...
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Analyst Loves 5 Defense and Aerospace Giants as Tax Reform Plan Winners

It’s a political hot potato, and the lines are clearly being drawn, but the bottom line is it looks as though the numbers are there for the Republicans to push ...
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Airbus Joins Boeing in Electric Aircraft Development

Commercial jet maker Airbus announced Tuesday morning that it has formed a partnership with Siemens and Rolls-Royce to develop a hybrid-electric demonstrator aircraft to fly by 2020. The demonstrator will ...
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Boeing Readies First Test Flights of GE’s Largest Ever Jet Engine

The Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) 777X is not scheduled to enter service until 2020, but that's a lot closer than it may sound. The company has mounted the first General ...
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Boeing Retains Perch as Best DJIA Stock This Year

Boeing Co.'s (NYSE: BA) share price added about 0.8% last week and easily held onto its position as the best performing stock among the 30 stocks that make up the ...
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Boeing Firms Order for 75 New 737s

After a good week at the Dubai Air Show, Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) announced on Sunday that it had finalized an order from aircraft lessor Avolon for 55 of the ...
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Boeing Remains Best Dow Stock on Boost From Dubai Orders

Boeing Co.'s (NYSE: BA) share price added about 0.5% last week, making up for an equal-sized loss the week before. The stock easily held on to its position as the ...
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The End Is Near for the Airbus A380

The most eagerly awaited news from this week's Dubai Air Show was an announcement from Airbus and UAE airline Emirates that the two had agreed on an order for some ...
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9 Companies Set to Dominate the Space Race and Privatization of Space

Picking themes of the future may seem easy on the surface. After all, it's easy to assume that great exciting trends in health, science and technology are going to dominate ...
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Airbus Gets $50 Billion Jet Order, Boeing Nabs $27 Billion for New 737s

The airplane wars heated up the Dubai Air Show on Wednesday as both Airbus and Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) announced deals valued at tens of billions of dollars. Top prize ...
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Boeing Firms Up Another Order, Airbus Still at the Starting Line

The second day of the Dubai Air Show has not generated a lot of heat or light for either of the two major manufacturers of commercial aircraft. Boeing Co. (NYSE: ...
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Boeing Adds $17 Billion in New Orders at Dubai Air Show; Airbus, $0

The first day of the Dubai Air Show was kind to Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) but not to rival Airbus. Boeing announced a commitment from Emirates for 40 of the ...
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Boeing Still the Best Dow Stock, but Apple Is Closing the Gap

Boeing Co.'s (NYSE: BA) share price slipped by less than 0.5% last week, not enough for the company to yield its perch as the best performing stock among the 30 ...
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