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Rockwell Collins Earnings Tied to Airbus, Boeing

Rockwell Collins Inc. (NYSE: COL) reported third-quarter fiscal 2016 results before markets opened Monday. The defense company posted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.63 on revenues of $1.33 billion. ...
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What Do Boeing’s Latest Round of Charge-Offs Indicate?

After markets closed on Thursday, Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) announced that after-tax charges totaling $2.05 billion would be taken in the second quarter, reducing earnings by a total of $3.23 ...
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Boeing to Take $2 Billion in Q2 Charges

When Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) reports earnings July 27, the company will recognize impacts to earnings of $2.05 billion on three different programs. We'll have more detail later, but here's ...
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New Boeing Tanker Passes Final Flight Test

Just last week the new U.S. Air Force Tanker, the KC-46A, passed the fifth of six flight refueling tests, passing fuel from Boeing Co.'s (NYSE: BA) troubled plane to ...
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Boeing Tanker Successfully Refuels Air Force Cargo Plane

The saga of the new U.S. Air Force tanker is now about 15 years old and the service has yet to receive one new plane. It took roughly 10 years for ...
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Raytheon Reveals Training Jet Design

Raytheon Co. (NYSE: RTN) used the occasion of the Farnborough Air Show to unveil its candidate to replace the U.S. Air Force's fleet of T-38 training jets. The T-100, as ...
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Boeing, Airbus Air Show Orders Still Shy of 400

After two days of multiple announcements of orders for new airplanes at the Farnborough Airshow in Britain, Wednesday morning seemed a bit calmer. Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) issued four press ...
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Boeing, Airbus Add More New Planes to Tally Sheets (Updated)

Update 2: Malaysian carrier AirAsia has signed a firm order for 100 Airbus A321neo aircraft in a deal valued at around $12.4 billion at list prices. AirAsia's fleet already ...
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Airbus, Boeing Make Small Noise at UK Air Show

The first day of the Farnborough Airshow has turned out to be quite kind to the world's two makers of large (more than 100 seats) airplanes. Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) ...
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Boeing Strikes Some Deals, Forecasts $5.9 Trillion Aircraft Market

The Farnborough Airshow has barely gotten off the ground and Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) apparently decided to make as much noise as it could on the first day of the ...
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Lockheed, UTC Win $2 Billion for F-35 Fighter

The U.S. Navy on Thursday awarded two contracts for the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter with a combined value of more than $2 billion. The Pratt & Whitney division of United ...
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Boeing Q2 Deliveries Rise, but Lag 2015’s Record Pace

Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) announced on Thursday that it had delivered a total of 199 commercial jets in the second quarter of 2016, essentially flat compared with 197 deliveries in ...
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Analysts Expect Few New Boeing, Airbus Orders at UK Air Show

The Farnborough Airshow officially opens Monday, July 11, and the buzz centers less on new commercial aircraft orders than on the first appearance of the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter jet ...
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Is This Boeing’s Middle-of-the-Market Airplane?

The Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) has a problem. It's called the Airbus A321neo, the aircraft that Airbus Group SE is positioning as the solution to demand for a so-called "middle-of-the-market" ...
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Can a New Boeing 777X-10 Threaten Airbus A380 Superjumbo?

The Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) is reportedly considering a stretched version of its yet-to-delivered 777X to compete with the Airbus Group SE's A380 double-decked, superjumbo jet. A report Wednesday from ...
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