Aerospace & Defense

Can Boeing Afford to Cancel Garuda’s $4.9 Billion Order?

In October 2015, Indonesian flag carrier Garuda Airlines placed an order with Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) for 50 new 737 MAX 8s. The order came almost two years before Boeing ...
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Is China Putting Its Thumb on the Scale Against Boeing?

The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) on Wednesday issued a statement updating the agency's "continued operational safety activities" related to Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) 737 MAX 8 and MAX 9 ...
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Boeing’s Political Power Is About to Be Tested

In a statement issued Tuesday, Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) CEO Dennis Muilenburg reiterated the company's commitment to safety as the "core of who we are at Boeing." That may not ...
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Why Argus Formally Downgraded Boeing for the Near Term

Most analysts have been slow to issue outright downgrades of Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) up to and following the FAA and international groundings of the 737 Max planes in the ...
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Air Force One Costs Jump by a Third to $5.3 Billion

Even before Donald Trump moved into the White House after the 2016 elections, he made a special point of going after the Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) contract to supply two ...
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Boeing Will Keep Building 737 MAX, Just Won’t Deliver Them or Get Paid

The Wednesday U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) grounding of all U.S.-based Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) 737 MAX jets will not stop the company from continuing to build the planes at ...
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Boeing, FAA Agree to Ground 737 MAX Fleet (Finally)

In a terse statement issued Wednesday afternoon, The Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) recommended that the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) temporarily suspend operations of the entire global fleet of 371 ...
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Why Do Boeing and the FAA Still Deny a Possible Systemic 737 MAX Problem?

If, instead of two fatal crashes in less than five months of the new Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) 737s in Indonesia and Ethiopia, the crashes had occurred in Chicago or ...
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US Beaten by China and Russia in WW III War Games

Think tank RAND Corporation ran a large number of war-game simulations between the United States and China and the United States and Russia. The United States lost in almost every ...
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EU Adds to Boeing’s Woes, Cancels All 737 MAX Flights

The European Union on Tuesday suspended all flights into and out of its member states of Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) 737 MAX family aircraft. Earlier in the day, the United ...
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The Only Competition Anywhere in the World for the Boeing 737

As Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) struggles with the aftermath of the crash of two of its 737 Max 8 planes, the plane has only one competitor worldwide. Over time, that ...
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How Much Does a Boeing 737 MAX Cost?

Two fatal crashes in less than five months that have killed a total of 346 people have raised some serious questions about the safety of the 737 MAX 8 (737-8), ...
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A Second Fatal 737 Crash Rattles Boeing

Sunday's fatal crash of a second Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) 737 MAX 8 (737-8) near Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, killed all 157 passengers and crew on board just four months after ...
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The Race for Space — and $1.1 Trillion

On July 20, the United States will celebrate the 50th anniversary of landing a man on the moon. Since then more men have walked on the moon, but space travel ...
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Boeing Up 37% This Year, Outpacing All Dow Stocks

As the fortunes of rival Airbus are shaken by the end of the most ambitious airplane program in its history, Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) has made an unprecedented run at ...
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