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Dubai`s Emirates says it could order more Boeing 787s on same terms

Dubai`s Emirates says it could order more Boeing 787s on same terms

Published 14/11/2017

Emirates [EMIRA.UL] has the flexibility to order more Boeing (BA.N) 787s under the same commercial terms as its deal announced on Sunday, the airline's president Tim Clark said on Tuesday. [more…]

Boeing, Mitsubishi Heavy in deal to cut costs of 787 wing production

Boeing, Mitsubishi Heavy in deal to cut costs of 787 wing production

Published 23/10/2017

Boeing Co and Japan's Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd (MHI) announced they have agreed on steps to reduce the cost of producing the wings of the 787 Dreamliner. [more…]

Boeing invests in autonomous flight tech provider Near Earth Autonomy

Boeing invests in autonomous flight tech provider Near Earth Autonomy

Published 19/10/2017

Boeing Co said on Thursday it invested in Near Earth Autonomy, a Pittsburgh-based firm that develops technologies enabling autonomous flight such as drones. [more…]

Boeing passenger jets have falsely-certified Kobe Steel products: source

Boeing passenger jets have falsely-certified Kobe Steel products: source

Published 13/10/2017

Boeing Co (BA.N), the world's biggest maker of passenger jets, has used Kobe Steel (5406.T) products that include those falsely certified by the Japanese company, a source with knowledge of the matter told Reuters. [more…]

Boeing helped finance bailout of Monarch Airlines in 2016: FT

Boeing helped finance bailout of Monarch Airlines in 2016: FT

Published 09/10/2017

Boeing Co (BA.N) had pumped in more than 100 million pounds ($130 million) into Britain's Monarch Airlines [MONA.UL] which collapsed last week, the Financial Times reported on Monday. [more…]

Iran`s Aseman signs final deal for 30 Boeing 737s: IRNA

Iran`s Aseman signs final deal for 30 Boeing 737s: IRNA

Published 10/06/2017

Boeing's logo is seen during Japan Aerospace 2016 air show in Tokyo, Japan, October 12, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Aseman Airlines has signed a final deal to buy 30 Boeing (BA.N) 737 MAX jets in Iran's first new business with the U.S. planemaker since President Donald Trump took office vowing to take a tougher stance toward the country.

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Lion Air may help launch Boeing 737 MAX 10: sources

Lion Air may help launch Boeing 737 MAX 10: sources

Published 06/06/2017

A Lion Air plane taxis after landing at Denpassar international airport in Bali March 23, 2017. REUTERS/Thomas White

Indonesian budget carrier Lion Air may be an inaugural customer for a new Boeing Co (BA.N) plane that will become the largest member of its 737 medium-haul jet family, expected to be launched at the Paris Airshow, three people familiar with the plans said.

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Boeing suspends 737 MAX flights due to engine issue

Boeing suspends 737 MAX flights due to engine issue

Published 11/05/2017

A new Boeing 737MAX sits parked under a canopy at Boeing Field after coming off the production line in Seattle, Washington, May 9, 2017. Picture taken May 9, 2017. REUTERS/Jason Redmond

Boeing Co (BA.N) said on Wednesday it had temporarily halted test flights of its new 737 MAX aircraft due to an issue with the engine, which is jointly made by General Electric Co (GE.N) and Safran SA (SAF.PA) of France.

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Boeing forms venture group, invests in two tech startups

Boeing forms venture group, invests in two tech startups

Published 05/04/2017

Boeing Co's logo is seen above the front doors of its largest jetliner factory in Everett, Washington, U.S. January 13, 2017. REUTERS/Alwyn Scott

Boeing Co (BA.N) said on Wednesday it had launched a venture capital arm and invested in two tech startups, a fresh sign of the importance big companies see in keeping up with rapidly evolving technology for designing and making products.

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NASA inks deal with Boeing for extra rides for astronauts

NASA inks deal with Boeing for extra rides for astronauts

Published 28/02/2017

Tourists take pictures of a NASA sign at the Kennedy Space Center visitors complex in Cape Canaveral, Florida April 14, 2010. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

NASA will pay Boeing Co up to $373.5 million for rides to fly up to five astronauts to the International Space Station aboard Russian Soyuz capsules, the U.S. space agency said on Tuesday.

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