Aerospace & Defense

Boeing Forecasts 20-Year Aircraft Demand at 42,730 New Jets

The aircraft industry is on a roll that has lasted for nearly eight years now. In the cyclical business of building airplanes, that string is nearly unprecedented, and if Boeing ...
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Boeing Racks Up Firm Orders at Airshow, Airbus Not So Much

The second day of the Farnborough Airshow did not see quite as much ordering action as Monday's first day, but both Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) and Airbus have announced new ...
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Boeing, Airbus Orders on Day 1 of Farnborough Airshow

As expected, the first day of the Farnborough Airshow was a busy one for the two major commercial jet makers. Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) announced orders for some 59 new ...
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UK Airshow All About Boeing, Airbus Sales

The biannual Farnborough Airshow opens Monday near London, and this year's big story may be the dog that didn't bark. Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) is apparently not ready to commit ...
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Baird Has 4 Top Aerospace and Defense Stocks to Buy Before Q2 Earnings

Given the issues that the president has with European countries over their participation in the costs for NATO, you can also bet that he would like them to do more ...
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Boeing Delivered 194 Commercial Jets in Q2, Up 6% Year Over Year

Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) delivered 194 commercial jets in the second quarter of 2018, an increase of 11 compared to the 183 deliveries in the second quarter of 2017. Boeing ...
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Boeing, Embraer Pull the Trigger on Partnership

Following months of speculation, Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) and Brazil-based aircraft maker Embraer S.A. (NYSE: ERJ) announced Thursday morning that the two companies have signed a memorandum of agreement to ...
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Will Boeing Be First With Hypersonic Plane?

In November 1961, an X-15 experimental jet was the first aircraft to make a hypersonic flight. On Tuesday, Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) revealed its latest concept for a hypersonic jet ...
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SpaceX Falcon Heavy Rocket Wins US Air Force Contract

Space Exploration Technologies, better known as SpaceX, on Wednesday was awarded its first-ever U.S. Air Force contract to fire a classified military satellite into space using its Falcon Heavy rocket. ...
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Boeing, Air Force Agree on KC-46A Tanker Delivery Date

One could be forgiven for thinking that Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) and the U.S. Air Force would have agreed long ago on a date for first deliveries of the new ...
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Boeing Retakes Position as Dow’s Top-Performing Stock

Following a one-week absence, The Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) has returned as the top-performing stock among the Dow 30 last week. Unlike its performance in 2017 when it grabbed the ...
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Airbus to Close Deal for Bombardier C Series on July 1

European aircraft maker Airbus and Canadian manufacturer Bombardier announced Friday morning that the deal struck last October giving Airbus control of Bombardier's C Series program will close on July 1. ...
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Boeing Joint Venture Goes After Honeywell, United Technologies

In what may shape up to be a battle of the titans, Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) and French aerospace giant Safran announced a 50/50 joint venture to design, build and service ...
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Boeing Set to Win Order From India’s Vistara Airlines

Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) has reportedly won an order from India's Tata SIA Vistara for six 787 Dreamliners along with an option to acquire four more. The report from Bloomberg ...
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Boeing to Challenge Union Victory in South Carolina

A group of 176 flight readiness technicians at the Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) North Charleston, South Carolina, assembly plant voted to unionize on Thursday. The final tally was 104 to ...
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