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Boeing, Airbus Continue Slugging It Out at Paris Air Show

No one expected The Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) to pull out a single order for 200 single-aisle 737 MAX jets during this week's Paris Air Show, but that's just what ...
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Boeing Scores Order for 200 MAX Jets as Airbus, GE Make Gains

The first day of this year's Paris Air Show was not a particularly good one for The Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA). The company spent half of Monday apologizing for its ...
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How Hard Is It to Sink an (Almost) Unsinkable Aircraft Carrier?

The Trump Administration has just sent another 1,000 soldiers to the Middle East because of worsening tensions with Iran. Part of these tensions are due to attacks last week of ...
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Despite Troubles, Boeing Raises Its Estimate of Commercial Airplane Market

Dennis Muilenburg, CEO of The Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA), said on Sunday that Boeing came to the 2019 Paris Air Show "with a tone of humility and learning." Given the ...
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Boeing Is Already Getting Crushed at Paris Air Show

No one is expecting much good news from The Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) during this week's Paris Air Show. Drawing a line under that expectation is an announcement Monday from ...
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Why United Technologies Needs the Merger With Raytheon

Sunday's announced all-stock merger between aerospace and defense giants United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) and Raytheon Co. (NYSE: RTN) creates the world's second-largest defense contractor. The country's largest defense contractor ...
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What Boeing Will Not Be Talking About at Next Week’s Paris Air Show

The biannual Paris Air Show officially kicks off next Monday, June 17. Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) revealed its exhibit and demonstration lineup a week early so that all our hearts ...
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Raytheon and United Technologies Merge

In a deal that will create a military supplier and aerospace behemoth, Raytheon and United Technologies will merge. The core of the press release from the companies: Raytheon Company (NYSE: ...
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Rolls-Royce Plans To Build World’s Fastest Electric Plane

Rolls-Royce the aircraft engine maker, and not the carmaker, wants to build the world's fastest electric plane. The car company and aircraft engine company were split from one another in ...
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America’s Largest Mutual Fund Attacks Boeing Management (correction)

Vanguard is the largest mutual fund company in America. It has $5.6 trillion under management. It also happens to be the largest shareholder of Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA), which is ...
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A Plane That Can Go 1100 MPH at Center of Military Controversy

The United States has told Turkey that it will no longer offer training on one of the most powerful weapons in the world if the country buys anti-aircraft systems from ...
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Boeing in Talks for $30 Billion Order From China

Citing people familiar with the talks, Bloomberg reported Wednesday that Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) is negotiating an order for about 100 of its wide-body 787 Dreamliners and still-to-be-delivered 777X wide-bodies ...
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Another Problem With the Boeing 737 Jet

On Sunday, Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) notified the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) that the company had determined that as many as "148 parts manufactured by a Boeing sub-tier supplier" ...
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Outsiders Could Throw Out Boeing’s Board and CEO

The chief executive officer of Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA), Dennis Muilenburg, says his company "fell short" on safety measures for its 737 Max. Two crashes of the Boeing plane killed ...
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The Most Decorated Soldier in American History Is Also a Founder of the CIA

As we look back on American military heroes over Memorial Day weekend, the lists include generals, West Point graduates and famous politicians. The most decorated veteran of all time, however, ...
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