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FAA Warned About 777 Body Crack Problems

The FAA sent out an "airworthiness directive" about the Boeing 777 days before Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 went missing. The missing plane is a 777. This may further speculation that ...
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After 777 and 787 Dreamliner Concerns, Is Boeing’s 13% Stock Drop Too Much?

Investors often look at a 5% or a 10% correction in the stock market as their chance to buy in. They consider it "on sale" if a bull market theme ...
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Boeing Finds Wing Cracks on 787 Dreamliner

In the latest of a string of problems found on its 787 Dreamliner, The Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) said Friday evening that Mitsubishi Heavy Industries has told Boeing that hairline ...
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More 787 Dreamliner Sales Will Not Save Boeing Pension Plan

Another company is dumping another one of its pension plans. Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) is normally in the news for announcements about its 787 Dreamliner plane or other plane orders. ...
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Elon Musk Wants to Launch Military Satellites

Elon Musk, the creator of the Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) electric car and founder of rocket company SpaceX, wants to do more than ferry people above the Earth's atmosphere. ...
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Boeing Black Smartphone: Secret, Secure, Self-Destructing(!)

The Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) has filed documents with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) for a smartphone it calls the Boeing Black and that the company is developing as a ...
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The Death of the Gun Stocks, for Now

The gun trade in stocks is over -- at least for now. If you have followed the gun and ammunition demand in America over the past 15 months or so, you ...
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Boeing Shopping 11 Early Dreamliners at Bargain Prices

There are 11 Boeing 787 Dreamliners parked on the tarmac at The Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) plant near Seattle that have been rejected the airlines that placed the original orders. ...
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Defense Stock Surge Ignores Possible Budget Cuts

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel was to release a budget proposal Monday that would reduce the size of the U.S. Army to levels not seen since before World War II. So, ...
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Good News and Bad at Boeing

Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) said Sunday that 2,300 machinists in St. Louis represented by the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) have approved a contract extension through 2022. ...
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Short Sellers Could Help GenCorp Shares Possibly Double

Short sellers are an interesting lot. They may be betting against the market or against a specific stock, but they are a necessary and useful aspect required for most markets. ...
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Australian Air Force Orders Eight Boeing Spy Planes

The Australian Air Force will buy eight P-8A Poseidon spy planes from Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) for $3.6 billion. The U.S. Navy already plans to purchase 117 of the planes, ...
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UBS Very Cautious on Defense Stocks: Entire Sector Near All-Time Highs

Despite budget cuts and battles within the Congress, the defense sector has spent the past two years chugging higher despite the potential cost cutting overhang. In a very volatile political ...
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After Union Contract OK, Boeing to Build 777X Wing in Washington State

In what may be the least surprising press release we'll see this year, Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) announced Tuesday morning that it will build a new plant in Everett, Washington, ...
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Boeing, Airbus Take Few New Orders in Singapore

The Singapore Airshow ends on Sunday, but for Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) and its main rival, Airbus (OTC: EADSY), the show has delivered some additional marketing but not a lot ...
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