The resulting fees don't create a level playing field between U.S. carriers and their international counterparts, say analysts.
The system, known as the Terminal High Altitude Area Device, or THAAD, is designed to defend South Korea and Japan from missile attack.
A new laser for warfare is ready to be delivered to the U.S. military
That includes expanding the Navy to 350 warships from 275 today. The Navy has given Defense Secretary Jim Mattis a report that explores how the country's industrial base could support higher ship production, Admiral Bill Moran, the vice chief of Naval Operations with oversight of the Navys shipbuilding outlook, told Reuters. To be sure, the first, and biggest,...
The U.S. Air Force this week hosted allies and partners in Hawaii for a symposium on the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, which can sneak undetected behind enemy radar. The Air Force will use the F-35 to replace the A-10 and the F-16, and say it represents a "quantum leap" in air combat capability over these older planes. The F-35 is being built in different configurations...
Kishore Mahbubani at the National University of Singapore say the same old diplomatic solutions won't work for North Korea.
An air strike carried out by U.S. forces on Thursday in Idlib, Syria, killed several al Qaeda militants.
Jeff Kingston at Temple University Japan says the U.S. approach to belligerent North Korea will reveal whether "amateurs" can offer new solutions in diplomacy.
PARIS, March 16- Airbus's legal entanglements deepened on Thursday when French authorities opened a preliminary investigation into suspected irregularities over the use of third-party agents to win jetliner contracts, expanding a UK corruption probe. The SFO launched its Airbus investigation last August after the planemaker uncovered evidence of...
Lockheed, which has a $100M fund, is targeting two to four investments a year.
SAO PAULO, March 16- Brazil awarded three European groups on Thursday the rights to operate four airports, drawing nearly double the minimum bids at an auction that underscored investors' appetite for a new wave of privatizations under President Michel Temer. German airport operator Fraport AG, French group Vinci SA and Zurich Airport bid a combined 1.46...
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla.— SpaceX has launched a communications satellite into orbit after a two-day delay. A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket carrying an EchoStar satellite lifted off from Cape Canaveral, Florida, at 2 a.m. Thursday. The pad was used to send Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin to the moon in 1969..
Thomas Fingar at Stanford University says Secretary Tillerson will want to reassure regional allies and tackle the problem of North Korea during his trip.
The Trump administration will have to do a lot to reassure and forge ties with allies in Asia, says Michael Fuchs at the Center for American Progress.
North Korea could take "provocative actions" in response to military drills between the U.S. and South Korea.
Watch Tillerson's visit to Japan, South Korea and China for more clarity on Trump's Asia policy, according to Thomas Hubbard of The Korea Society.
SAO PAULO, March 14- Construction conglomerate Odebrecht SA is close to announcing the sale of its stake in Rio de Janeiro's international airport to Canada's PSP Investments Inc, a source with direct knowledge of the matter said on Tuesday. The sale of Odebrecht's 60 percent stake in Rio de Janeiro's airport operator RioGaleão is expected to bring a solution...
CNBC's Julia Boorstin sits down with legendary astronaut Buzz Aldrin at South by Southwest to talk virtual reality and space exploration.
SEATTLE, March 14- Boeing Co and about 90 other aerospace companies are urging Congress to overhaul the U.S. tax system, saying a set of changes Republicans proposed last year- including a big cut in the corporate tax rate- will make them more competitive globally and help create U.S. jobs. Boeing Chief Executive Dennis Muilenburg was among those who signed a letter...
U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May explains how her country will play a part in tackling alleged Russian disinformation campaigns.
The business world has seen numerous individuals put their marriages, careers and good standing at risk for an extramarital dalliance. CNBC.com presents a list of people who went outside of their marriages for intimate relationships.
A top U.S. general in Afghanistan is now under investigation, with CNBC's Eamon Javers. Jeremy Kroll, K2 Intelligence, and Julian Sanchez, Cato Institute, also discuss cyber security.
CNBC's Jane Wells takes a look at the rise of women in companies that used to be dominated by men.