Boeing Co - the best personalized free web-based Email en en Boeing Co Rouhani, a man of the Islamic Revolution, opens Iran to West DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — As Iran's chief nuclear envoy, Hassan Rouhani earned the nickname "diplomat sheikh" when negotiators in 2004 reached a deal that saw the Islamic Republic halt all its enrichment of uranium. Over 10 years later, it would be Rouhani as president who would strike a bargain with world powers to again limit Iran's atomic prog... Sun, 21 May 2017 15:41:00 GMT 2017-05-21T15:41:00Z What's next for Iran after President Hassan Rouhani's win? DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — After Iranian President Hassan Rouhani's electoral victory Saturday, what's next for the Islamic Republic? Here's some things to watch for: HARD-LINERS' REACTION Those backing Ebrahim Raisi will accept the results. However, hard-liners within Iran's judiciary and security services will continue to pressure Rouhani in different ways. Even be... Sat, 20 May 2017 14:38:00 GMT 2017-05-20T14:38:00Z A look at Iran's presidential candidates TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iranians head to the polls Friday to vote in the Islamic Republic's presidential election. The contest is largely seen as a referendum on the incumbent president's more moderate political stance, which helped pave the way for the country's nuclear deal with world powers. President Hassan Rouhani is widely seen as the front-runner after... Fri, 19 May 2017 07:13:00 GMT 2017-05-19T07:13:00Z Canada warns it may cancel US jet buy over Bombardier probe TORONTO (AP) — Canada's government warned Thursday it could cancel a planned US$2 billion purchase of 18 Super Hornet fighter jets from Boeing Co. because of U.S. Department of Commerce anti-dumping investigations against Canadian plane maker Bombardier. Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland issued the threat in a statement about Boeing's complaint against B... Thu, 18 May 2017 22:44:00 GMT 2017-05-18T22:44:00Z Boeing halts test flights of new plane over engine issue DALLAS (AP) — Boeing is suspending test flights of a new airliner because of a possible problem in the manufacturing of a key engine part. The company said Wednesday that it still plans to deliver the first Boeing 737 Max later this month, and production will continue. The news sent Boeing Co. shares down nearly 4 percent, although they... Wed, 10 May 2017 22:19:00 GMT 2017-05-10T22:19:00Z 1st large Chinese-made passenger jet makes its maiden flight SHANGHAI (AP) — The first large Chinese-made passenger jetliner completed its maiden test flight on Friday, a milestone in China's long-term goal to break into the Western-dominated aircraft market. The takeoff of the C919 brought cheers and applause from hundreds of invited guests at Shanghai Pudong International Airport and was broadcast live on Chinese state television. T... Fri, 05 May 2017 13:29:00 GMT 2017-05-05T13:29:00Z Boeing beats 1Q profit forecasts CHICAGO (AP) — Boeing Co. is reporting a first-quarter profit of $1.45 billion. The Chicago-based company said it had net income of $2.34 per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring gains, came to $2.01 per share. The results surpassed Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of 10 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Researc... Wed, 26 Apr 2017 11:47:00 GMT 2017-04-26T11:47:00Z Boeing to issue layoff notices to hundreds of employees EVERETT, Wash. (AP) — Boeing will issue hundreds of layoff notices to engineers in Washington state this week. The Daily Herald reported Monday ( that a memo from the company's vice president of engineering for Boeing Commercial Airplanes John Hamilton says the cuts are necessary to stay competitive. Hamilton also s... Tue, 18 Apr 2017 00:15:00 GMT 2017-04-18T00:15:00Z Trump picks critic to lead Ex-Im Bank he once opposed WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — President Donald Trump plans to nominate a vocal critic of the U.S. Export-Import Bank to serve as its president. The White House announced late Friday that Trump plans to nominate Scott Garrett, a former Republican congressman from New Jersey, to serve as president of the credit agency, which helps overseas buyers get financing to purchase U.S. ... Sat, 15 Apr 2017 00:08:00 GMT 2017-04-15T00:08:00Z Airplane maker ATR signs $536M, 20-aircraft deal with Iran TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — European airplane manufacturer ATR said Thursday it sealed a $536-million sale with Iran Air for at least 20 aircraft, the latest aviation firm to strike a deal following Iran's nuclear accord with world powers. ATR spokesman David Vargas confirmed the finalized deal for the 20 ATR 72-600s, a twin-propeller aircraft, and said Iran Air ... Thu, 13 Apr 2017 09:06:00 GMT 2017-04-13T09:06:00Z Hard-line ex-leader Ahmadinejad stuns Iran with election bid TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Stunning Iran and disregarding the words of its supreme leader, former President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad registered Wednesday to run in the country's May presidential election and upended a contest largely expected to be won by its moderate incumbent. Though Ahmadinejad still might not be approved for the ballot by Iran's clerically overse... Wed, 12 Apr 2017 18:45:00 GMT 2017-04-12T18:45:00Z Boeing signs $3B deal with Iran airline, a first under Trump TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Boeing Co. has signed a $3 billion deal with an Iranian airline for 30 new aircraft, officials said Tuesday, in the first major sale by a U.S. company in the Islamic Republic since the Trump administration imposed new sanctions against Tehran. The deal for the 30 737 MAX aircraft, which includes an option for another 30, could force Tr... Tue, 04 Apr 2017 17:56:00 GMT 2017-04-04T17:56:00Z Alaska Airlines, Branson clash over licensing fees DALLAS (AP) — Alaska Airlines could be headed toward a showdown with Richard Branson over millions of dollars in licensing fees. Alaska took control of Virgin America last year. Branson, the British billionaire who helped create Virgin America, told reporters in Seattle this week that Alaska must pay royalties for the Virgin name under a licensing deal that runs until 2040. ... Wed, 29 Mar 2017 22:31:00 GMT 2017-03-29T22:31:00Z Iran strikes back at US with 'reciprocal' sanctions TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran on Sunday sanctioned what it described as 15 American companies, alleging they support terrorism, repression and Israel's occupation of land Palestinians want for a future state, likely in retaliation for sanctions earlier announced by the U.S. The wide-ranging list from an American real estate company to a major arms manufacturer... Sun, 26 Mar 2017 18:15:00 GMT 2017-03-26T18:15:00Z Virgin America will be the latest airline brand to disappear DALLAS (AP) — After months of teasing, Alaska Airlines has bad news for loyal customers of Virgin America — their airline's name is being dumped. Alaska announced late Wednesday that it will retire the Virgin brand, probably in 2019, adding that name to a list including Continental and US Airways that disappeared in the past decade. Lau... Thu, 23 Mar 2017 17:21:00 GMT 2017-03-23T17:21:00Z White House picks Boeing executive as Pentagon's No. 2 WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House announced nominees for six senior Pentagon jobs on Thursday, including a longtime Boeing Co. executive for deputy secretary of defense, moving to fill out Defense Secretary Jim Mattis' new team. President Donald Trump has struggled to fill top Defense Department positions. Mattis is the only administration nominee to be c... Thu, 16 Mar 2017 18:41:00 GMT 2017-03-16T18:41:00Z Virgin Galactic makes satellite launch service new company LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Virgin Galactic's California-based small satellite launch provider is now a separate company. Virgin Group founder Sir Richard Branson announced Thursday that the new company headquartered in Long Beach is called Virgin Orbit. The company has been developing an air-launch system for small satellites called Laun... Thu, 02 Mar 2017 15:53:00 GMT 2017-03-02T15:53:00Z Classified US satellite launched from California VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. (AP) — A rocket carrying a classified U.S. satellite for the National Reconnaissance Office has been launched from California. The Atlas 5 rocket lifted off at 9:49 a.m. Wednesday and roared away into a clear sky over Vandenberg Air Force Base. All systems were going well when the launch webcast conclud... Wed, 01 Mar 2017 18:38:00 GMT 2017-03-01T18:38:00Z Trump leaps back into campaign mode, raps media anew NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Hoping to shift attention from his troubled White House, President Donald Trump hit the road Friday to deliver a pep talk to American workers and the rest of the nation, resurrecting the jobs promises that powered his election victory and pledging in a campaign-style rally to "unleash the power of the American spirit." But he... Sat, 18 Feb 2017 00:32:00 GMT 2017-02-18T00:32:00Z The Latest: Trump calls media 'enemy of the American people' WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times EST): 5:10 p.m. President Donald Trump is continuing his attacks on the news media. Trump has taken to Twitter to slam "The FAKE NEWS media," saying it "is not my enemy, it is the enemy of the American People!" Trump specifically cite... Fri, 17 Feb 2017 22:14:00 GMT 2017-02-17T22:14:00Z Trump's Boeing speech shows differences with Obama WASHINGTON (AP) — Presidents since Franklin Delano Roosevelt have loved to tour Boeing factories. The lessons they draw from their time on the factory floor — and the inevitable photo opportunity beside shiny new airplanes — can differ wildly. President Donald Trump on Friday touted the latest Boeing 787 Dreamliner as proof of a coming American manufactur... Fri, 17 Feb 2017 21:44:00 GMT 2017-02-17T21:44:00Z After failed union vote, Boeing hails Trump visit to plant COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Boeing workers' overwhelming anti-union vote at the aviation giant's 787 Dreamliner plant in South Carolina is a big victory for Southern politicians and business leaders who have lured manufacturing jobs to the region on the promise of keeping unions out. It's also a win for the company that will host President Donald Trump at its N... Thu, 16 Feb 2017 19:29:00 GMT 2017-02-16T19:29:00Z Boeing union bid fails in South averse to organizing COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Production workers at Boeing's South Carolina plant have overwhelmingly rejected an effort to unionize, maintaining Southern reluctance toward unionization and setting up a picture-perfect stop for President Donald Trump, who visits the facilities this week. According to Boeing, nearly 74 percent of the more than 2,800 votes cast wer... Thu, 16 Feb 2017 13:09:00 GMT 2017-02-16T13:09:00Z Boeing workers maintain South's anti-unionization history NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Production workers at Boeing's South Carolina plant voted Wednesday not to join the Machinists, maintaining southern reluctance toward unionization. Vote totals weren't immediately available. Under NLRB rules, workers must wait a year before another union vote. In a statement, Machinists organizer Mike Evans said the union was disappointed with ... Thu, 16 Feb 2017 02:03:00 GMT 2017-02-16T02:03:00Z Delta operations recovering; Trump blames airline for delays DALLAS (AP) — Delta Air Lines, recovering from a weekend technology outage, canceled more flights Monday but said that the issue has been resolved. The airline said Monday that 110 flights had been canceled and more could be scrubbed. That followed the cancellation of about 170 flights Sunday night. By late Monday afternoon, Delta had n... Mon, 30 Jan 2017 22:24:00 GMT 2017-01-30T22:24:00Z Pentagon orders cost reviews of F-35 fighter, Air Force One WASHINGTON (AP) — Defense Secretary James Mattis on Friday ordered reviews of two key Air Force aircraft programs that have been criticized by President Donald Trump as too expensive. Mattis asked Deputy Defense Secretary Robert Work to conduct a review of the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter program to find ways to "significantly reduce" the costs. He said the review should compar... Fri, 27 Jan 2017 19:16:00 GMT 2017-01-27T19:16:00Z How did the Dow get to 20K? Think Goldman, Boeing and IBM NEW YORK (AP) — Dow 20,000 wasn't exactly a team effort. The index climbed to the 20,000 mark from 19,000 largely because of three stocks: financial firm Goldman Sachs, aerospace giant Boeing, and technology and consulting company IBM. Put together, those three companies are responsible for almost half the gain that brought the blue chip index to its latest millennial mark o... Thu, 26 Jan 2017 22:14:00 GMT 2017-01-26T22:14:00Z Boeing sees more airliner deliveries, lower defense revenue DALLAS (AP) — Boeing Co. beat Wall Street expectations for fourth-quarter profit despite a slump in revenue from its defense business, and it forecasts that deliveries of commercial jets will rise in 2017 after slipping last year. Boeing said Wednesday that it expects full-year earnings in 2017 to be roughly in line with analysts' forecasts, although its ... Wed, 25 Jan 2017 18:14:00 GMT 2017-01-25T18:14:00Z Pence promises big investment in infrastructure NEW YORK (AP) — Vice President-elect Mike Pence pledged to a group of mayors that the Trump administration will make a serious investment in infrastructure, and he told diplomats that Trump and his incoming team share "a commitment to engage with all of the world." Speaking Tuesday to a meeting of the United States Conference of Mayors, Pence said Preside... Wed, 18 Jan 2017 03:01:00 GMT 2017-01-18T03:01:00Z India's low-cost airline to buy up to 205 new Boeing planes NEW DELHI (AP) — India's low-cost airline Spicejet plans to buy up to 205 next-generation Boeing planes worth $22 billion in a major deal to expand its domestic and international operations. A joint statement by the two companies Friday said the planes booked at the end of 2016 include 100 new Boeing 737 MAX 8s, 42 MAXs, 13 additional 737 MAXs as well as purchase rights for ... 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