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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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Boeing 777X, 787, 737 Filling Order Book

This past week has been an eventful one for Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA). On Tuesday the firm announced that former U.S. ambassador to the United Nations and former governor of ...
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Boeing Unmanned Fighter Drone to Be Virtual Wingman

Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) remains the most important stock in the Dow Jones industrial average, so any new development news from the company is closely watched by the investing community. ...
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Boeing Up 30% This Year, Paces All Dow Stocks

Just 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 ...
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Airbus Gives Up on Superjumbo A380

Airbus finally has accepted the inevitable. The company will stop building its A380 superjumbo passenger jet in 2021, once it delivers the final 14 copies of the plane to its ...
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Boeing Becomes America’s Hot Stock

Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) is the world's largest commercial aircraft maker and among the biggest defense contractors in the world. It is also an old-style manufacturing company with tens of ...
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Boeing Prepares for Return of Supersonic Planes

The last commercial supersonic flight occurred in 2003 when the Concorde made its final landing in the United Kingdom. Rising fuel costs and a crash near Paris that killed 109 ...
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Where Do Aerospace and Defense Stocks Go From Here?

Two of the country's biggest defense contractors reported fourth-quarter and full-year earnings before markets opened Wednesday morning. One traded up about 5.5% and the other traded down about 5.9% in ...
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What Follows Boeing’s Earnings Blowout?

Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2018 results before markets opened Wednesday. For the quarter, the aerospace company posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $5.48 on ...
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Not Much Flash in Lockheed Martin Earnings

When Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE: LMT) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2018 results before markets opened Tuesday morning, the world's largest defense company posted diluted earnings per share (EPS) from continuing ...
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Earnings Preview: How Boeing Will Make or Break the Dow After Its Report

Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) is expected to report its fourth-quarter results on Wednesday, and it is actually the most important stock in the entire Dow Jones industrial average when it ...
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