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6 hrs ago | USA Today

Emirates finalizes $56 billion deal for 150 Boeing 777s

Emirates has finalized a deal with Boeing for 150 777X wide-body jets. The order from the Dubai-based airline would be worth $56 billion at list prices, though airline customers typically negotiate significant Emirates finalizes $56 billion deal for 150 Boeing 777s Emirates has finalized a deal with Boeing for 150 777X wide-body jets.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 737, Boeing 777, Associated Press, Airlines, Hawaiian Airlines

12 hrs ago | Global Logistics/Supply Chain

Air Cargo Is Moving, Just Not as Much in Air Cargo Freighters as Formerly

For the world's biggest maker of air freighters, the most formidable competition is coming from the bellies of its own passenger planes.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing 777, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Wall St. Cheat Sheet

Will Recent News Hurt Boeing's Stock?

It focuses primarily on engineering, information technology, research and development, test and evaluation, technology strategy development, environmental remediation management, and intellectual property management.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 737, Aircraft, Boeing 777, Train Disaster, Springer

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Flight Journal

On This Day in Aviation History

1962 - First conventional flight of the Lockheed XV-4 Hummingbird , a U.S. Army project to produce a V/STOL jet prototype.

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Related Topix: Brownsville, TX, US Military, US Army, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft

Star-Telegram.com

Boeing assesses fuselages after Montana train derailment

Boeing is deciding what to do with six newly manufactured commercial airplane bodies that fell off a train in a derailment in Montana, including three that slid down a steep riverbank, a company spokeswoman said Monday.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 737, Aircraft, Boeing 777, Springer, Missoula, MT

Renton Reporter

Boeing still assessing damage on earailed fuselages headed for Renton

The Boeing Corporation has released the following statement on the derailment of a train carrying 737s bound for final assembly at the Renton plant: A team of experts from Boeing and Spirit Aerosystems continues to assess damage to six 737 fuselages resulting from the July 3 train derailment near Rivulet, Mont.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 737, Aircraft, Renton, WA

The Motley Fool

Johnson Controls Inc. Wheels and Deals, While Boeing Salvages Derailed 737 Fuselages

By midafternoon, the Dow was trading 56 points lower, or 0.33%, as investors found few reasons to buy before earnings season kicks off later this week.

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Related Topix: Johnson Controls, Manufacturing, Automakers, Textiles, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 737, Aircraft, Boeing 777

Sun Jul 06, 2014

American Thinker

Why Congress Must Reopen the TWA 800 Investigation

On July 2, the National Transportation Safety Board announced that it would not reopen the investigation into the destruction of TWA 800.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Explosion, US News, US Federal Bureau of Investigation

The Washington Post

Boeing Inspects 737 Hulls in River as Montana Railway Reopens

Railroad officials weighed how to recover three Boeing 737 fuselages that were dumped into the Clark Fork River in a Montana train derailment as a section of the track reopened last night.

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Related Topix: Train Disaster, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 737, Aircraft, Boeing 777, Renton, WA, Transportation, Railroads, Montana Rail Link

Nerve News

NASA builds world's first flying observatory

New York, July 6 - NASA has fitted a 17-tonne telescope with an effective diameter of eight feet on a modified Boeing 747 jetliner that the US space agency is using as a flying observatory to study stars.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, NASA, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Astronomy, Science

Sat Jul 05, 2014

Examiner.com

Train derailment in Montana leaves Boeing fuselages stranded up river

Looking like salmon migrating upstream, the fuselages of several unfinished Boeing jets were being "fished out" of the Clark Fork River near Missoula today after a cargo train derailed in the mountains of Montana.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 787, Missoula, MT

The Independent

Alan Bond: The British engineer says he will revolutionise space...

Alan Bond: The British engineer says he will revolutionise space travel - and he's building the rocket to do it Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature.

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Seattle Times

Derailment spills Boeing fuselages

Boeing investigators were dispatched to a train derailment in Montana that ended with Boeing airplane fuselages and other equipment sliding into a river Thursday.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 737, Aircraft, Boeing 777, Superior, MT, Transportation, Railroads, Montana Rail Link, Missoula, MT

AVHerald

Pullmantur B744 over Atlantic on Jun 30th 2014, engine indication

A Pullmantur Boeing 747-400, registration EC-KQC performing flight EB-7008 from Madrid,SP to Punta Cana with about 500 people on board, was enroute over the Atlantic about 2.5 hours into the flight when the crew decided to return to Madrid reporting an engine indication.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Dominican Republic, Central America, World News

NEWS.com.au

The most powerful rocket ever built

MANY of us have only ever seen the Moon landing on replay but we may finally get to witness our own defining moment in space exploration - when NASA takes us to Mars.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, NASA, Space, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft

Fri Jul 04, 2014

The Virginian-Pilot

Need a lift? Bidding for surplus crane starts at $25

The defense contractor's news release opens with an enticing question: "Need to do some heavy lifting this summer and have $25?" The people in charge at Fort Eustis, it turns out, need to get rid of a couple of industrial cranes.

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Related Topix: US Military, Fort Eustis, US Army, US Navy, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft

Engadget

The Big Picture: NASA flies massive SOFIA telescope to the stratosphere

It's a catch-22: the lenses of ground-based telescopes can be made huge , but are hamstrung by distortion from the atmosphere.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, NASA, Space, Astronomy, Science, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Gadgets

The Motley Fool

How Does Airbus Group Plan to Alleviate Concerns Regarding Its Dwindling Free Cash Flow?

The aircraft manufacturer's negative cash conversion in the past several quarters has drawn a lot of attention and criticism.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Airbus A350, Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, Civil Aircraft, Airbus A380, Airbus A320, Airbus A330, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 787

Watford Observer

Comment: The plane truth about hidden Heathrow

Here's an interesting fact - when you've got the world's biggest passenger airplane coming straight at you, it looks huge.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Civil Aircraft, Aircraft, Airbus A380, Airbus Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft

The Times of India

Air India sends Boeing 777 to bring back nurses from Iraq

NEW DELHI: Air India is sending a Boeing 777 aircraft to bring back 46 nurses and other Indians stranded in strife-torn Iraq.

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Related Topix: Iraq, World News, Middle East, India, Asia, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Medicine, Nursing, Boeing 777,

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