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Boeing's '797' takes a big step toward becoming reality

Boeing's new '797' has taken a big leap toward becoming a reality.<p>The aerospace giant has named one of its top engineers to a leadership team responsible for the formation of what is likely to become its first all-new airliner since the 787 Dreamliner.<p>Boeing has moved company veteran and 777X chief …

Aviation

Emirates' Boeing 787 Dreamliner deal is a nightmare for Airbus

The press release was printed, the media invited, the first dignitaries began filing into the room. Such was the scene on the first day of the Dubai …

Aviation

Dubai Air Show opens with Emirates' $15.1B Boeing buy

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Long-haul carrier Emirates purchased 40 American-made Boeing 787-10 Dreamliners on Sunday at the start of the …

Air Shows

China, Russia launch long-haul challenge to Boeing, Airbus

SHANGHAI - China and Russia on Monday launched an ambitious project to jointly develop a long-haul jet to challenge Boeing and Airbus, just two weeks …

Aviation

Boeing: Not Just a Cash Flow Story

By<p>Updated May 22, 2017 12:04 p.m. ET<p>The Bull-Bear battle over <b>Boeing</b> (BA) typically centers on the U.S. airplane manufacturer's cash flow versus the …

Aviation

Boeing blamed for maintenance errors on Air Force One

WASHINGTON (AP) — Boeing mechanics are to blame for accidental contamination of oxygen systems aboard one of the modified Boeing 747 planes known as …

Military

Boeing eyes potential widebody jet sale to Saudi airline

Boeing (BA +1.2%) is higher following the weekend signing of several defense and commercial deals with Saudi Arabia, including a potential sale of 16 …

Aviation

A robot just landed a Boeing 737, in a simulator of course

Airline pilots beware! Yours might be the next job in line to be replaced by robots. Well, maybe not yet soon. In the future, however, robots might …

Aviation

In Bombardier fight, Boeing sees ghost of Airbus ascent

Two words underpin Boeing's decision to launch a U.S. trade complaint against Bombardier, which plunged it into a row with Canada last week: "Never …

Boeing teams up with DARPA to create a new spaceplane

The plane maker and secretive government agency are teaming up to make shooting satellites into orbit more like catching a flight home for the holidays, if your layover were in space, that is.<p>Earlier this month, the U.S. Air Force's super-secretive Boeing-built X-37B space drone came back to Earth …

Spacecraft

DARPA challenges Boeing to create spaceplanes able to launch ten times in ten days

Boeing is tasked with creating the new craft in case satellites we rely on are destroyed in the future.<p>The United States Defence Advanced Research …

dollar threshold for China's aviation market - Business

China has huge market demand and potential for civilian aircraft, and this demand enables new competitors to emerge and grow, said John Bruns, …

The US military and Boeing just teamed up to build a revolutionary spaceplane that can 'launch on demand'

The Phantom Express is the latest spaceplane concept. DARPA and Boeing joined up to design an unmanned space craft that can carry 3,000 lb payloads on daily flights.<p><b>Follow Tech Insider:</b>On Facebook

Analysis: Boeing and Bombardier Face Off Over Delta CSeries Order

<b>MIAMI –</b> Boeing claims that the deal between Bombardier and Delta Air Lines for 75 CSeries jets (with 50 additional purchase options) puts the future …

Harvard Economist: History Will Judge Obama As A 'Great President'

NPR's Robert Siegel speaks with Harvard economist Kenneth Rogoff about President Obama's economic legacy.<p>Transcript<p>ROBERT SIEGEL, HOST:<p>As the presidency of Barack Obama comes to an end, we're taking stock - and so is he.<p>(SOUNDBITE OF ARCHIVED RECORDING)<p>PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA: If I had told you …

Economics

Commercial Spaceflight Hits a Milestone

<b>When Chris Ferguson</b> commanded the final space shuttle mission in July 2011, he and his crew members left behind something on the International Space …

US airline cancels $4bn order for 18 Dreamliners

Delta Air Lines said that in agreement with Boeing it would cancel an order for 18 787 Dreamliner aircraft, which it assumed as a part of its merger …

Aviation

Microsoft and Boeing set a course for the Azure Cloud

Microsoft and Boeing are each leaders in their field; they're also neighbors on the east side of Seattle. Here's how these two peas in a pod are …

Boeing’s new 3D-printed tool for making wings is so big it set a world record

Boeing and the Oak Ridge National Laboratory have together landed a new world record for creating the largest solid object 3D-printed in a single …

Boeing to consolidate defence, space and security business | Reuters

Boeing Co (BA.N), the world's biggest planemaker, said on Tuesday that it would close some plants and move jobs as it consolidates its business that …

El Paso

Boeing 747: A symbol of American ingenuity

The Boeing 747 is set to be phased out. Here's a look back at its importance to American history. USA TODAY

Boeing

Boeing Hikes Dividend 30%; Yield to Jump to 3.5%

By<p>Dec. 12, 2016 5:53 p.m. ET<p>Investors were expecting a large dividend hike from <b>Boeing</b> (BA) and they got it.<p>The board authorized a 30% increase, …

Investing

Boeing airplane unit to cut more jobs in 2017, shares rise | Reuters

By Alwyn Scott<br>| SEATTLE<p>SEATTLE Boeing Co's (BA.N) commercial airplane unit said on Monday it would cut an as-yet-undetermined number of jobs in 2017 …

Aviation

Boeing, Engility Get Holiday Contracts From the Air Force

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Air Force added $8.8 million to Boeing's Wideband Global Satcom contract to help operate and maintain the constellation through …

Military

Boeing In 2017 - Effort To Expand Margins

With one year coming to an end, the annual battle between Airbus (OTCPK:EADSF) (OTCPK:EADSY) and Boeing (NYSE:BA) comes to an end as well and it is …

Aviation

Iran says it sealed Boeing plane deal at half price

Iran said on Sunday it had negotiated to pay only about half the announced price for 80 new Boeing airliners in an order that the American planemaker had said was worth $16.6 billion.<p>Boeing and its European rival Airbus have both signed huge contracts this month to supply airliners to Iran, the …

Boeing Wins $18 Billion Qatar Deal in Blow to Airbus

Boeing Co. landed an $18.6 billion deal with Qatar Airways for as many as 100 aircraft, providing a sales boost to the U.S. company’s upgraded 737 …

Aviation