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Airbus Confirms Largest Ever Order: $50 Billion

At the Dubai Air Show in November, Airbus firmed up the largest order in its history. Private equity firm Indigo Partners ordered 430 new passenger aircraft at a total list ...
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Buyers Driving Hard Bargains With Boeing, Airbus

If it seems like aircraft buyers, whether airlines or leasing firms, are placing bigger orders than ever, you're probably right. Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) recently firmed up a $27 billion ...
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US Arms Deal for Ukraine Angers Russia

A U.S. State Department spokeswoman said last week that the department had notified Congress on December 13 that it had approved an export license permitting Ukraine to buy some light ...
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Boeing Will Close 2017 as Top DJIA Stock

Boeing Co.'s (NYSE: BA) share price added less than half a point last week but it was not for lack of good news. With just a week to go in ...
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Boeing Sold 175 Planes Thursday, So Why Did the Stock Drop?

Thursday was one of those days that seemed to be bursting with news reports from and about Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA). There was almost too much for investors to pick ...
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Boeing Wins Administration Support in Bombardier Trade Case

That didn't take long. On Wednesday the U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC) recommended the imposition of a 300% duty on all Bombardier passenger jets imported into the United States from ...
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What Boeing, Bombardier Are Fighting Over Now

At a hearing Tuesday with the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC), Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) and Canada's Bombardier made their by-now familiar arguments related to the sale of 75 single-aisle ...
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Boeing Lifts Veil on Unmanned Navy Refueling Tanker

Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) on Tuesday showed for the first time the aircraft the company plans to enter into a competition to build an unmanned aircraft system (UAS) to refuel ...
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Delta Will Stage Last Commercial Flight of Boeing 747

Airlines have been phasing out the use of the Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) 747, which first took to the skies in 1969. The last U.S. commercial flight will be a ...
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Dividend Hike Helps Boeing Retain Position as Top DJIA Stock

Boeing Co.'s (NYSE: BA) share price added about 2.8% last week to maintain its position as the best performing among the 30 stocks that make up the Dow Jones Industrial ...
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Is Airbus Management Shakeup Good News for Boeing?

We're about to find out if turnover at the top levels of one of the world's largest industrial firms is a good thing or something else. Airbus CEO Tom Enders ...
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Delta Snubs Boeing, Orders 100 Airbus Jets

Delta Air Lines Inc. (NYSE: DAL) made official Thursday morning that it will purchase 100 single-aisle A321neo passenger jets from Airbus and take an option on an additional 100. At ...
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Canada Retaliates Against Boeing Over Trade Case — UPDATED

The government of Canada is opening the bidding on a contract for 88 military fighter jets to replace its aging fleet of CF-18s, and one likely bidder already faces a ...
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For Boeing Investors, the Music Never Stops

Boeing Co.'s (NYSE: BA) cash register is singing and ringing out one of the best years in the company's history, at least as far as an annual share price increase ...
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Global Arms Sales Reach $375 Billion, First Rise Since 2010

Global arms sales reached $374.8 billion in 2016, the first increase since 2010, according to the latest annual report from the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI). It covers sales ...
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