MARICOPA, Ariz.— A former president of a major aircraft manufacturer was one of the two people killed after their World War II-era plane crashed and burned near the town of Maricopa. Pilot Jeffrey Pino, 61, was formerly the president of Sikorsky Aircraft, a Connecticut- based aircraft manufacturer. The second victim was identified as 72- year-old Nickolas...» Read More
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U.S. aviation regulators plan to propose improving cockpit automation to help prevent pilot errors that have caused fatal airline crashes.
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The U.S. government plans to shrink the Army in a new spending proposal. It would be the smallest force since before the Second World War.
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Howard Rubel, Jefferies & Co., shares his thoughts on Boeing's fourth quarter results and the outlook for the company.
Regulators plan to order safety checks of more than 400 Boeing 767s because of tail sections that may jam and cause a loss of control.
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The military wants a single software platform like Windows or Android that could monitor or potentially control drones. CNBC's Jane Wells reports.
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CNBC's Jane Wells takes a look at the rise of women in companies that used to be dominated by men.