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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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Tankers Falling Apart as Air Force Waits for New Boeing KC-46A

A U.S. Air Force KC-10 refueling tanker from the 60th Air Mobility Wing stationed at Travis Air Force Base in California lost its refueling boom on Tuesday and had to ...
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Pentagon to Lockheed: Take It or Leave It

Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE: LMT) and the U.S. Department of Defense have been negotiating a contract for the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter program for more than a year. The two ...
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The Boeing Black Secure, Self-Destructing Smartphone in Field Testing

Nearly three years ago, in February of 2014, Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) filed documents with the Federal Communication Commission (FCC) describing a smartphone the company was developing. The device, dubbed ...
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Selling Fighter Planes to India Now Means Building the Planes in India

In mid-October, the government of India kicked off a new program to attract foreign aircraft makers to build military fighter jets for the Indian Air Force in India using the ...
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UPS to Buy 14 Boeing 747 Freighters

United Parcel Service Inc. (NYSE: UPS) and Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) announced Thursday morning that the package delivery service has ordered 14 of Boeing's 747-8F freighters and taken an option ...
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Embraer Settles Bribery Charges With SEC and DOJ

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) recently announced a global settlement, along with the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) and Brazilian authorities, that requires aircraft manufacturer Embraer S.A. (NYSE: ...
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