Stories tagged: Airbus
Tue., Aug. 13, 2019, 12:16 p.m.
Boeing airliner delivers tumble again in July due to grounding of its Max jet after two deadly crashes
UPDATED: Mon., July 8, 2019, 5:20 p.m.
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, 11:10 a.m.
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, 12:01 p.m.
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, 8:07 p.m.
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, 8:08 p.m.
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, 6:47 p.m.
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, 10:39 a.m.
Boeing narrowly beats Airbus in airliner deliveries to remain world’s biggest seller of commercial aircraft.
UPDATED: Mon., July 16, 2018, 3:32 p.m.
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, 11:30 a.m.
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, 2:35 p.m.
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, 9:54 a.m.
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, 10:14 a.m.
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, 4:23 p.m.
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, 6:02 p.m.
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, 9:05 a.m.
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, 4:26 p.m.
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, 5:51 p.m.
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, 11:42 a.m.
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, 8:17 a.m.
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, 6:35 a.m.
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, 11:45 a.m.
The unprecedented jetliner shopping spree that’s spanned more than a decade is drawing to a close.
Thu., Dec. 22, 2016, 12:25 p.m.
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, 10:45 a.m.
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, 1:02 p.m.
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, 9:19 a.m.
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, 8:48 a.m.
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 …
Tue., Nov. 22, 2016, 10:48 a.m.
Officials say the Obama administration has green-lighted the sale of more than 100 Airbus planes to Iran.
Wed., Sept. 21, 2016, 12:48 p.m.
Airbus on Wednesday became the first airplane manufacturer to get U.S. government permission to sell aircraft to Iran following last year’s nuclear accord, getting final approval for a 17-plane sale …
Mon., July 11, 2016, 10:32 a.m.
Boeing and Airbus offered upbeat forecasts Monday for the aircraft market over the next 20 years, trying to tamp down worries that a long boom in plane-making could be ending. …