Stories tagged: airbus
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 2, 2019
A World Trade Organization panel has ruled the European Union has not complied with an order to end illegal subsidies for European plane maker Airbus that prompted the Trump administration …
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 14, 2019
The World Trade Organization has formally given the go-ahead for the United States to impose trade sanctions on up to $7.5 billion worth of European Union goods following a ruling …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 2, 2019
The Trump administration announced Wednesday that it will impose tariffs on $7.5 billion in European imports beginning Oct. 18 in a case involving European Union subsidies to the plane maker …
Tue., Aug. 13, 2019
Boeing airliner delivers tumble again in July due to grounding of its Max jet after two deadly crashes
UPDATED: Mon., July 8, 2019
A Saudi budget carrier is ordering 30 new Airbus planes, replacing a $6 billion deal with Boeing for its troubled 737 Max jets, which are grounded after two crashes.
Tue., June 25, 2019
Canadian aerospace company Bombardier has announced the sale of its regional jet program to Japan’s Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd. for $550 million.
UPDATED: Mon., June 17, 2019
The chief salesman for Airbus says his company already has the technology to fly passenger planes without pilots at all – and is working on winning over regulators and travelers …
UPDATED: Mon., June 17, 2019
Boeing executives apologized Monday to airlines and families of victims of 737 Max crashes in Indonesia and Ethiopia, as the U.S. plane maker struggles to regain the trust of regulators, …
UPDATED: Thu., March 28, 2019
Delivering final word in a nearly 14-year standoff, a World Trade Organization body has ruled that Boeing received an illegal U.S. tax break from Washington state that damaged sales by …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 14, 2019
To passengers, the A380 feels immediately different – spacious, smooth and oddly elegant for a jet so gargantuan. Yet to Airbus, it’s become a burden so super-sized that the European …
Wed., Jan. 9, 2019
Boeing narrowly beats Airbus in airliner deliveries to remain world’s biggest seller of commercial aircraft.
UPDATED: Mon., July 16, 2018
An exclusive interview in London with Tom Enders, who will leave his CEO post in April after 18 years reshaping Airbus.
Sun., June 17, 2018
A slew of technical problems with the three latest-technology jet engines is widely disrupting operations at airlines, bleeding cash from the engine makers and grounding significant numbers of Airbus and …
UPDATED: Tue., May 15, 2018
The World Trade Organization’s appellate body has ruled that the European Union is continuing to provide illegal subsidies to plane-maker Airbus.
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 11, 2018
Boeing’s lawyers, still smarting from the shock of losing their U.S. trade-court case against Bombardier’s CSeries jets, are now awaiting an imminent ruling in a bigger trade fight over government …
Wed., Nov. 15, 2017
Airbus signed a $49.5 billion deal Wednesday to sell 430 airplanes to the Phoenix-based private equity firm that owns Frontier Airlines, striking the European aerospace firm’s biggest deal ever at …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 17, 2017
The European plane maker reached an unusual, no-cost deal with Canada’s Bombardier that sent Airbus shares up Tuesday, boosts both companies’ prospects in Asia and should save thousands of Bombardier …
Mon., Sept. 4, 2017
Boeing notched a key victory in a years-long legal case against its European rival, Airbus, after an international body rejected the European Union’s claims that Washington state was giving Boeing …
Thu., June 22, 2017
Boeing flew past Airbus in the race for plane orders at this year’s Paris Air Show, thanks to a surge in interest in the newest version of the 737.
UPDATED: Tue., June 20, 2017
Differing sharply with the outlook from rival Airbus, Boeing expressed extreme doubt about the entire “very large aircraft” segment of the passenger-jet business and projected that the days of the …
Thu., April 13, 2017
Boeing’s newest and largest 737 Max gunned down the runway and soared over the shore of Lake Washington, south of Seattle, on its maiden flight Thursday.
Tue., March 7, 2017
Boeing said Monday it expects to launch a new larger variant of the 737 MAX family, the MAX 10, by year-end.
Wed., Jan. 25, 2017
Boeing Co. beat Wall Street expectations for fourth-quarter profit despite a slump in revenue from its defense business. The company forecast Wednesday that deliveries of commercial airplanes will rise slightly …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 13, 2017
Boeing won a $22 billion deal from an Indian budget carrier, pulling off a feat in a single-aisle market ruled by its European rival Airbus.
Thu., Jan. 5, 2017
The unprecedented jetliner shopping spree that’s spanned more than a decade is drawing to a close.
Thu., Dec. 22, 2016
Airbus and Iran Air finalized Thursday a deal for 100 planes worth more than $18 billion dollars at list prices – a contract that’s potentially a big boost for Iran’s …
Thu., Dec. 8, 2016
Airbus Group won a C$2.4 billion ($1.8 billion) contract with the Canadian government to replace its search-and-rescue planes, beating out Leonardo-Finmeccanica and Embraer for the deal.
Wed., Nov. 30, 2016
United Continental is weighing whether to alter a $12.4 billion order for Airbus Group’s largest twin-engine jets and is studying a swap of Boeing’s smallest 737 for a longer version …
Tue., Nov. 29, 2016
Airbus wants to cut more than 1,100 jobs across Europe as it consolidates its activities and seeks to better compete with U.S. rival Boeing and others amid growing global demand …
Mon., Nov. 28, 2016
A World Trade Organization panel on Monday ruled that Washington state offered billions in illegal tax breaks to plane maker Boeing, and that the U.S. government must take action to …