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Boeing: Aerospace and defense manufacturer in the United States
The Boeing Company is an American multinational corporation that designs, manufactures, and sells airplanes, rotorcraft, rockets, satellites, telecommunications equipment, and missiles worldwide. The company also provides leasing and product support services. Boeing is among the largest global aerospace manufacturers; it is the second-largest defense contractor in the world based on 2018 revenue, and is the largest exporter in the United States by dollar value. Boeing stock is included in the Dow Jones Industrial Average. Boeing is incorporated in Delaware.

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Japan's ANA skids toward record $4.8 bln loss [Video]

Japan's ANA skids toward record $4.8 bln loss

Japan's ANA Holdings on Tuesday said it will retire more than a tenth of its mostly Boeing fleet and delay two aircraft orders to help rein in costs and survive a collapse in air travel caused by..

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BA’s last two Boeing 747s make final flights from Heathrow [Video]

BA’s last two Boeing 747s make final flights from Heathrow

British Airways’ last two Heathrow-based Boeing 747 planes have embarked on their final flights, with one landing at St Athan Airfield in Wales, and the other at Kemble Airfield in the Cotswolds...

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Watch: VVIP Air India One, to be used for President & PM, arrives in Delhi [Video]

Watch: VVIP Air India One, to be used for President & PM, arrives in Delhi

A VVIP aircraft Air India One arrived at Delhi International Airport on Thursday. The aircraft was delivered from the USA and will be used for the President, Vice-President and Prime Minister. The B&&&..

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US investigation faults Boeing, FAA for 737 Max crashes [Video]

US investigation faults Boeing, FAA for 737 Max crashes

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New Report Gives 'Disturbing Revelations' About Boeing 737 Max Crashes [Video]

New Report Gives 'Disturbing Revelations' About Boeing 737 Max Crashes

On Wednesday, the U.S. House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee released a 245-page report about the deadly Boeing MAX jet crashes. The two plane crashes in 2018 and 2019 weren’t a result of..

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Lawmakers blame Boeing, FAA for 737 MAX failures [Video]

Lawmakers blame Boeing, FAA for 737 MAX failures

Two Boeing 737 MAX crashes that killed all 346 passengers and crew aboard were the "horrific culmination" of failures by the planemaker and the Federal Aviation Administration, a U.S. House panel..

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Boeing to cut 20% of workforce by end of 2021

The planemaker is extending previously announced cuts as it faces slumping demand in the pandemic.
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China says it will impose sanctions on Boeing and Lockheed Martin over Taiwan arms sales

china says it will impose sanctions on boeing and lockheed martin over taiwan arms sales
Hong Kong (CNN Business)Beijing said Monday that it will impose sanctions on American companies — including Lockheed Martin, Boeing, and Raytheon — that have been involved in selling weapons to..
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US announces planned weapon sale to Taiwan

us announces planned weapon sale to taiwan
The Trump administration on Monday notified Congress of plans for a multi-billion dollar sale of Harpoon missile systems to Taiwan just hours after Beijing announced sanctions on US defence..
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US to sell $3.5 billion worth of weapons to Taiwan as tensions soar with China

us to sell $3.5 billion worth of weapons to taiwan as tensions soar with china
The Trump Administration today notified Congress of plans for a US$2.37 billion ($3.5b) sale of Harpoon missile systems to Taiwan.Just hours earlier, Beijing announced sanctions on United States..
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Airline study says risk of virus transmission low while flying

An unprecedented series of tests claim to prove airline cleaning techniques do effectively kill the coronavirus. The research was funded by Boeing. University of Arizona and Boeing researchers used a..
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EU given green light to hit US with tariffs in Airbus-Boeing ruling

eu given green light to hit us with tariffs in airbus-boeing ruling
The EU has been handed the right to hit almost $4 billion (€3.4 billion)-worth of US goods with punitive tariffs in retaliation for illegal state aid to Boeing, leading Brussels to ramp up calls for..
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Trade body says EU can sanction $4B worth of US goods

trade body says eu can sanction $4b worth of us goods
GENEVA (AP) — World Trade Organization arbitrators said Tuesday that the European Union can sanction up to $4 billion in U.S. goods over Washington's illegal support for plane maker Boeing....
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Ryanair sees Boeing 737 Max returning in US in ‘next month or so’

ryanair sees boeing 737 max returning in us in ‘next month or so’
Ryanair expects Boeing’s troubled 737 Max aircraft to return to service in the United States in the next month or so, paving the way for the Irish low-cost carrier to start receiving planes in early..
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Boeing astronaut steps down from Starliner test flight

Chris Ferguson has been replaced by NASA astronaut Barry Wilmore for Boeing's first piloted Starliner test flight.
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Boeing astronaut withdraws himself from first crewed test flight of passenger spacecraft

boeing astronaut withdraws himself from first crewed test flight of passenger spacecraft
Chris Ferguson, after NASA announced his assignment to the Starliner mission | (NASA/Bill Ingalls) Boeing employee and former NASA astronaut Christopher Ferguson will no longer command the first..
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Boeing cuts industry airplane forecast by 11 percent

boeing cuts industry airplane forecast by 11 percent
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports on Boeing's forecast for airplane demand for the next 10 and 20 years and the backlog it has on airplanes. ......
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Boeing will consolidate Dreamliner production in South Carolina as demand drops

boeing will consolidate dreamliner production in south carolina as demand drops
Boeing is planning to consolidate production of its 787 Dreamliner planes at it's facility in North Charleston, South Carolina, a blow to its manufacturing center in Puget Sound. ......
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India to start work on Maldives airport expansion next year; runway will allow A320s, Boeing 737s to land

India to start work on the expansion of Hanimaadhoo International Airport in the northern Maldives from next year. It is billed as the largest infrastructure and connectivity project in that part of..
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Congress releases scathing report on Boeing 737 Max

In a newly released report on Boeing’s 737 Max, congressional investigators heavily criticized the airplane manufacturer for ignoring blatant flaws in its system. The report also lays blame on the..
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Production company aims to film space reality TV show, with the winner flying to orbit

production company aims to film space reality tv show, with the winner flying to orbit
Image: NASA A US production company is planning to produce a reality TV show competition, where the winner will receive a trip to the International Space Station as the ultimate prize, Deadline..
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Panel's report blasts Boeing, FAA for crashes, seeks reforms

panel's report blasts boeing, faa for crashes, seeks reforms
A House committee issued a scathing report Wednesday questioning whether Boeing and government regulators have recognized the problems that caused two deadly 737 Max jet crashes and whether either will..
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Congressional report blasts Boeing for deadly 737 Max jet failures

A scathing new report from the House transportation committee reveals Boeing engineers and pilots warned about the potential dangers of the 737 Max jet, years before two deadly crashes that killed 346..
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Boeing's 'culture of concealment' to blame for 737 crashes

The firm hid details from the regulator and pilots which led to two fatal crashes, a report finds.
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House panel blasts Boeing, FAA over fatal 737 Max crashes

House Transportation Committee found that both "share responsibility for the development & certification of an aircraft that was unsafe."
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'Grossly insufficient': House report excoriates Boeing, FAA over mistakes that led to 737 Max crashes

The latest version of the 737 jetliner was plagued by a series of mistakes, mismanagement and deception in the certification process.
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US aviation authority investigating Boeing 787 manufacturing flaws

us aviation authority investigating boeing 787 manufacturing flaws
The US aviation authority is investigating manufacturing flaws in the Boeing 787 after the company reported that certain plane parts did not conform to its production standards. Boeing determined that..
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Boeing's Starliner spacecraft returns to Earth after failed docking mission

Boeing's Starliner spacecraft landed safely in the New Mexico desert Sunday after a failed mission to dock with the International Space Station. The re-entry and landing was a success, and the space..
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NASA and Boeing make plans for second Starliner test flight

The follow-on test flight will come a full year after problems marred an initial mission
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Female astronaut prepares to make her mark on history

Jeanette Epps will join Boeing's first "operational" crewed mission next year and become the first Black woman on an extended mission to the International Space Station.
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NASA astronaut Jeanette Epps could become first Black woman to live on the International Space Station

NASA announced astronaut Jeanette Epps will join Sunita Williams and Josh Cassada on Boeing's Starliner-1 mission.
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NASA astronaut Jeanette Epps gets another assignment to the space station after canceled trip

nasa astronaut jeanette epps gets another assignment to the space station after canceled trip
NASA astronaut Jeanette Epps | Image: NASA Two years after being unexpectedly pulled from a flight to the International Space Station, NASA astronaut Jeanette Epps is now assigned to a new mission..
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Boeing to Skirt Closed Border by Sending Max to Canada for Test

boeing to skirt closed border by sending max to canada for test
(Bloomberg) — Boeing Co. and Transport Canada have worked out a novel way to skirt closed borders so that the aviation regulator can run its own tests of revamped flight-control software on the..
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Boeing may be tackling 737 Max's PR problem with a new name

The plane that's been grounded since figuring in two crashes may be getting a new name, a step toward solving an image problem.
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Criminal probe looking into misconduct allegations by former NASA official, WSJ reports

criminal probe looking into misconduct allegations by former nasa official, wsj reports
Doug Loverro, the former associate administrator for NASA’s human spaceflight program | Image: NASA A federal criminal probe is looking into allegations of misconduct by a former NASA official who..
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€12bn of cancelled Boeings to skew US Ireland trade data

€12bn of cancelled boeings to skew us ireland trade data
Billions of dollars in cancelled aircraft orders by Irish lessors for Boeing's Max jets look set to skew Ireland's US trade balance further in this country's favour. Just two Irish-headquartered..
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Boeing 747s still get critical updates via floppy disks

boeing 747s still get critical updates via floppy disks
Photo by Matthew Horwood/Getty Images Boeing’s 747-400 aircraft, first introduced in 1988, is still receiving critical software updates through 3.5-inch floppy disks. The Register reports that..
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Aviation regulator outlines fixes that will get the 737 MAX flying again

aviation regulator outlines fixes that will get the 737 max flying again
Software upgrade to deliver less lethally-stubborn automation The United States Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has revealed the conditions under which it will permit Boeing’s beleaguered 737..
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Boeing's 737 Max moves closer to flying again

US regulators have put forward a list of changes needed before the ill-fated planes can restart flights.
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FAA shares new steps for Boeing to return 737 Max to the skies

faa shares new steps for boeing to return 737 max to the skies
Photo by Gary He/Getty Images The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has released a “preliminary summary” of its 18-month review of the Boeing 737 Max program, and with it, has detailed the..
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Boeing to stop production of 747 jumbo jet in 2022

Boeing rolled out its first 747 at its Everett, Washington, plant in 1968. The jumbo jet quickly revolutionized air travel for the world. But its days are numbered. Kris Van Cleave reports.
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FAA orders emergency inspections of 2,000 Boeing 737s after engine failures post-coronavirus storage

The FAA's emergency Airworthiness Directive, sparked by concerns about dual engine failure, does not apply to the grounded Boeing 737 Max.
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British Airways retires entire 747 fleet early

british airways retires entire 747 fleet early
British Airways (BA) PLC, the world’s largest operator of Boeing Co 747s, is to retire its entire jumbo jet fleet with immediate effect after the COVID-19 pandemic sent air travel into freefall. For..
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Boeing’s 737 Max Will Return to a Devastated Aviation Industry

Airlines have canceled orders for hundreds of the troubled jet because of its safety problems and the pandemic, but others are still eager to buy them.
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Today in History for July 15th

Highlights of this day in history: President Richard Nixon announces his breakthrough trip to China; Fashion designer Gianni Versace slain; Aerospace giant Boeing founded; Dutch painter Rembrandt born...
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US aerospace major Boeing completes delivery of 37 military helicopters to India

In the midst of India's tense border standoff with China, US aerospace major Boeing delivered the final five of the 22 Apache attack helicopters to the Indian Air Force around two weeks ago, and the..
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Boeing completes helicopter deliveries to Indian Air Force

The final five of the 22 Apache attack helicopters were handed over to the IAF at Air Force Station, Hindon.
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Investigation of Botched Starliner Test Exposes Boeing's Weakness as a NASA Partner

investigation of botched starliner test exposes boeing's weakness as a nasa partner
An independent NASA-Boeing review team has completed its investigation into serious issues that arose during a test of Boeing’s Starliner spacecraft late last year. Boeing has now been given no less..
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EU threatens escalation in tariff fight over Boeing and Airbus subsidies

The EU says it will act "decisively" if the US imposes new tariffs, escalating a row about aviation subsidies.
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Boeing communications chief resigns over article from 30 years ago

boeing communications chief resigns over article from 30 years ago
Boeing's communications chief resigned Thursday following a complaint over an article he wrote more than 30 years ago contending that women should not serve in combat. ......
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Boeing’s 737 Max is Being Readied for a Comeback. What Travelers Need to Know

The plane has been grounded since March 2019 after two deadly crashes, but could fly again by the end of the year. Answers to questions about the process.
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U.S. Watchdog’s Report Faults Boeing’s Disclosures on 737 Max Software

Boeing has completed a series of test flights, but a return to the skies will depend on more safety milestones.
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Damning watchdog report says Boeing shielded key 737 Max details from FAA

damning watchdog report says boeing shielded key 737 max details from faa
(CNN)Boeing shielded from federal regulators reviewing its 737 Max aircraft the extent and capability of the flawed computer system that ultimately brought down two jets, according to an inspector..
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Boeing cleared for 737 Max test flights after grounding

boeing cleared for 737 max test flights after grounding
Key test flights that could help revive the grounded Boeing 737 Max could begin as early as Monday after being given the green light by US regulators. The Federal Aviation Administration told Congress..
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Boeing set for critical 737 Max flight tests

US regulators may start tests this week as Boeing bids to clear a milestone for the crisis-hit aircraft.
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