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Airbus announced a revamp of its twin-aisle A330 passenger jet on Monday, sharpening a contest with Boeing for up to $250 billion of orders at the core of the market as the start of the Farnborough Airshow fueled a debate about new technology.
If you're looking for an aerospace executive or military high-up this week, try Farnborough, a small town in Hampshire, some 20 miles west of London.
This image released by NASA shows administrator Charles Bolden, right, standing with his wife, Alexis Walker, and other guests as they watch the launch of the Orbital Sciences Corporation Antares rocket, with the Cygnus cargo spacecraft aboard, Sunday.
The engine failure that has grounded the entire fleet of Lockheed Martin Corp F-35 fighter jets was caused by "excessive" rubbing of fan blades in the plane's Pratt & Whitney engine, but does not appear to be a fundamental design flaw, the Pentagon's chief weapons buyer said on Sunday.
The first flight of the U.S. Marine Corp's new CH-53K heavy lift helicopter will likely be delayed until the first half of next year, instead of occurring by the end of this year as planned, the head of Sikorsky Aircraft, a unit of United Technologies Corp, told Reuters on Sunday.
The chief executive of engine maker CFM International expects another record year for engine orders, after the company achieved a best in 2013.
Bombardier employees and guests watch the CSeries aircraft taxi on the runway for its first test flight in Mirabel, Quebec, on Sept.
Over a dozen engineers and technicians tested the sunshield on the James Webb Space Telescope this week at the Northrop Gruman Space Park in Redondo Beach.
An F-35A Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter takes off on a training sortie at Eglin Air Force Base, Florida.
Brazil will announce the sale of about 25 planes made by Embraer SA to Chinese airlines on Thursday during a visit by China's President Xi Jinping, a Brazilian official said.
Orbital Sciences Corporation , one of the world's leading space technology companies, today announced it is in final preparations to launch the company's AntaresTM rocket carrying its CygnusTM cargo logistics spacecraft destined for the International Space Station .
European discount carrier easyJet PLC is poised to order engines from a General Electric Co.
A U.S. Air Force version of the F-35 Lightning II flies at Naval Air Station Fort Worth Joint Reserve Base, Texas, in this April 20, 2010 file photo.
The F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, already billions over budget and carrying a checkered developmental history that one senior Pentagon official described as "acquisition malpractice," is in trouble again.
General Electric's second-quarter earnings report next Friday comes soon after it prevailed in a two-month fight to acquire the power assets of France's Alstom.
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