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Boeing 747

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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How Boeing Beat Estimates and Raised Guidance

Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) reported third-quarter 2016 results before markets opened Wednesday. The aerospace company posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $3.51 on revenues of $23.9 billion. In ...
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Boeing 737 MAX 8

How Boeing and Airbus Stack Up Before Earnings

Both Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) and arch-rival Airbus are scheduled to report third-quarter results before U.S. markets open Wednesday morning. Neither has had a particularly strong first three quarters writing ...
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bigger fish

What Rockwell Collins Gets by Acquiring B/E Aerospace

The way to describe the October 24 trading day would be a "merger Monday." Most people are focused on a huge media and telecom combination. Still, there is an aerospace ...
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passenger cabin

Rockwell Collins Earnings Just So-So, Spends $6.4 Billion on Acquisition

Rockwell Collins Inc. (NYSE: COL) announced Sunday that it has agreed to acquire aircraft interior manufacturer B/E Aerospace Inc. (NYSE: BEAV) for $6.4 billion in cash and stock plus the ...
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CS100

UTC’s Role in Bombardier’s Decision to Shed 14,500 Jobs

Canadian commercial jet maker Bombardier announced Friday morning that it plans to cut an additional 7,500 jobs over the next two years. The company had already announced in February that ...
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Air defense missiles

The World Is Very Dangerous: 4 Dividend Defense Stocks to Buy Now

Every day we see it, the violence and fighting, especially in the Middle East, going on unabated, and with Iran being removed from prior sanctions and restrictions, there is another ...
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Atlas V Rocket

Boeing Calculating Costs for Spacecraft Delay

On Tuesday, Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) announced a delay in the first manned flight of its CST-100 Starliner space capsule until mid-2018, although it left unchanged the target date of ...
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$19 Billion Boeing, Qatar Airways Deal Is Bad News for Airbus

In a joint press announcement Friday in Washington, D.C., Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) and Qatar Airways, the state-owned airline of Qatar, said that the airline has placed an order for ...
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Boeing 737-MAX

What Boeing and Qatar Airways Could Announce Friday

A spokeswoman for Qatar Airways said on Tuesday that the Doha-based carrier will  hold a joint press conference with Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) in Washington on Friday, and most observers ...
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Boeing 777-9X

Will the Airbus Restructuring Force Big Changes at Boeing?

Airbus confirmed over the weekend the reports on Friday that the company was merging its commercial aircraft division's headquarters with the group's headquarters. An unspecified amount of cost savings is expected ...
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FA-18 Super Hornet

How Boeing Saved Its Fighter Jet Business

Last Wednesday, the chairman of the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee confirmed that the Obama administration had approved the sale of more than 100 Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) military aircraft ...
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Boeing 737-MAX

Will Boeing Add 2 New Planes to Its Fleet?

Boeing Co.'s (NYSE: BA) CEO, Dennis Muilenburg, thinks that the company can reasonably design and build two new commercial passenger jets in a time frame that meets competitor Airbus's planned ...
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usaf-ec-130h

Air Force Seeks No-Bid Contract for General Dynamics’ Gulfstream Jet

The U.S. Air Force wants to replace its aging fleet of EC-130H Compass Call electronic warfare planes. The need is so urgent that the service wants to buy 10 new ...
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