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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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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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What’s Going On With Boeing’s New Midmarket Aircraft?

Designing and building a "clean-sheet" aircraft is a daunting business. Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) learned just how daunting — and costly — with its 787 Dreamliner. For the past couple ...
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Airbus Deal With Bombardier Won’t Last Long: Analysts

In mid-October, European aircraft maker Airbus bought 50.01% stake in the company that Canada's Bombardier had established to own its C Series aircraft. At the time, the cashless acquisition was ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

The Wall Street Journal reported that Twenty-First Century Fox Inc. (NASDAQ: FOXA) and Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS) have discussed a major M&A deal: Walt Disney Co. recently held talks ...
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Has Airbus Agreed to Upgrade the A380 for a Single Customer?

Middle Eastern airline Emirates has been pushing Airbus to commit to upgrading the aircraft maker's superjumbo A380 double-decker passenger jet. The airline took delivery of its 100th A380 Friday morning ...
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Airbus Earnings Please Investors, but Legal Risks Loom

European aircraft maker Airbus reported third-quarter and nine-month 2017 results Tuesday morning and the news was almost uniformly weak. The company's revenues for the first three-quarters of the year totaled ...
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Boeing Posts Another 52-Week High, Remains DJIA’s Top Performer

Boeing Co.'s (NYSE: BA) share price rose by 1.5% last week, maintaining the stock's top ranking as the best performer among the 30 stocks that make up the Dow Jones ...
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Airbus Pokes Trump, Boeing With Bombardier Deal

In an agreement announced on Monday, Airbus has agreed to provide support for Bombardier's C Series aircraft in exchange for a 50.01% stake in "C Series Aircraft Limited Partnership" (CSALP), ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

The CEO of scandal plagued Samsung will step down. Chief Executive and Vice Chairman Kwon Oh-hyun said the company faced an "unprecedented crisis" and needed new leadership. The FAA ordered Airbus ...
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Chinese Jet Completes Second Test Flight, Company Announces Wide-Body

Commercial Aircraft Corp. of China, better known as Comac, completed the second test flight of its single-aisle passenger jet, the C919, on Thursday. The new airplane aims at the same ...
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In Threat to Boeing, Chinese Jumbo Jet Will Use Chinese Engines

The concern that China will successfully build its own commercial jets and threaten the revenue of Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) and Airbus took a step forward today. And the Chinese ...
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Could United Technologies Merger With Rockwell Collins Get Shot Down?

Tuesday's announced $30 billion acquisition of Rockwell Collins Inc. (NYSE: COL) by United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) did not sit well with investors, who took UTC's stock down nearly 6%. ...
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Boeing Claims Victory in Subsidy Case; Airbus Disagrees

The long-running dispute between Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) and Airbus related to subsidies paid by governments to the two aerospace giants inched forward on Monday when the World Trade Organization ...
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