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  • Sneak Peak At Paris Air Show Monday, 17 Jun 2013 | 1:48 PM ET
    Sneak Peak At Paris Air Show

    There is a level of optimism at the Paris Air Show that hasn't been there in years, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau.

  • Boeing CEO: 'Highly Confident' in 787 Battery Fix Monday, 17 Jun 2013 | 8:33 AM ET
    United Airlines 787 Boeing Dreamliner

    The FAA did "everything right" in the dealing with the battery issues that grounded Boeing's new Dreamliner for months, the aircraft maker's chairman and CEO James McNerney tells CNBC.

  • Why Analyst 'Favors' Boeing Over Airbus Monday, 17 Jun 2013 | 7:44 AM ET
    Why Analyst 'Favors' Boeing Over Airbus

    Carter Copeland, Barclays Capital analyst, discusses the competition between Boeing's 787 and Airbus' A350 aircraft.

  • BAE Must Adjust its Cost Base: New Chairman Friday, 14 Jun 2013 | 8:26 AM ET
    The British Union Jack flag flies alongside the BAE flag

    U.K. aerospace giant BAE Systems must adjust its cost-base, according to newly appointed chairman, Roger Carr.

  • Sunny Skies Ahead: Boeing Raises Jetliner Forecast Tuesday, 11 Jun 2013 | 9:12 AM ET
    Boeing 787 Dreamliiner

    Boeing upgraded its 20-year forecast for airplane demand as aerospace firms heading to next week's Paris Air Show look beyond the financial crisis to pin their hopes on Asia.

  • Pentagon Needs to Acquire Private Sector Know-how Friday, 7 Jun 2013 | 9:54 AM ET
    F-35 Lightning II

    The Pentagon needs to follow the private sector's lead on acquisitions, particularly when it comes to critical information technology, says one lawmaker.

  • Does Your Home Insurance Cover Asteroids? Friday, 31 May 2013 | 11:57 AM ET
    Does Your Home Insurance Cover Asteroids?

    In just a few hours a two-mile wide asteroid will pass right by Earth, if it veers off course and collides with your house, will insurance cover it? CNBC's Jane Wells has the answer.

  • Cramer Gauges the Strength of Defense Wednesday, 29 May 2013 | 6:25 PM ET
    Cramer Gauges the Strength of Defense

    The sequester cuts were supposed to hurt defense stocks, but some companies have been rallying higher. Mad Money host Jim Cramer shares his top picks in the sector.

  • British Police Arrest Two Men on Pakistan Flight Friday, 24 May 2013 | 11:29 AM ET
    Passengers disembark from Pakistan International Airlines flight PK709 bound for Manchester from Lahore, Pakistan, after it was diverted to Stansted Airport, north of London, England, Friday May 24, 2013

    British police arrested two men on a Pakistan International Airlines flight on Friday on suspicion of "endangerment of an aircraft".

  • The Business of Space Tuesday, 21 May 2013 | 1:50 AM ET
    The Business of Space

    CNBC's Tom MacKenzie reports on the appointment of the first ever British astronaut, Major Tim Peake, selected from over 8,000 applicants for a five-month mission in 2015.

  • This UK Industry Is 'Out of This World' Monday, 20 May 2013 | 7:51 PM ET

    The space business in the United Kingdom is growing fast - The country's first official astronaut has been picked for a stint on the International Space Station. Tom Mackenzie reports.

  • Dreamliners Coming Back After 4-Month Grounding Tuesday, 14 May 2013 | 6:39 PM ET

    Following the Dreamliner's grounding on safety issues, the delivery of the first jet with a new battery system marks a turning point in Boeing's 787 crisis.

  • FAA Cancels Air Traffic Control Tower Closure Plan Friday, 10 May 2013 | 4:55 PM ET

    The FAA on Friday canceled budget-driven plans to close 149 air traffic control towers at smaller U.S. airports.

  • JPMorgan Shareholders Urged to Reject 3 Directors Sunday, 5 May 2013 | 4:51 AM ET
    Jamie Dimon listens during a panel discussion on the opening day of the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland.

    JPMorgan shareholders should vote against the re-election of three board members, an influential proxy advisory firm said.

  • Dealing in Drones: Big Business of Unmanned Flight Friday, 3 May 2013 | 2:10 PM ET
    Sen. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., holds a Draganflyer X6 drone at a Judiciary Committee hearing.

    Concerns over domestic surveillance aside, the industry says 100,000 jobs could eventually be created if the FAA integrates drones into U.S. airspace by its 2015 target date.

  • Boeing CEO Sees Little Dreamliner Fallout Monday, 29 Apr 2013 | 3:25 PM ET
    Boeing 787 Dreamliiner

    After a grounding that lasted 100 days, costs estimated to run over $600 Million, and countless negative headlines Boeing's CEO sees bright skies for the troubled 787 Dreamliner.

  • Boeing Shares Can Soar Above $100: Pros Monday, 29 Apr 2013 | 12:13 PM ET

    As Boeing puts the problems with the 787 Dreamliner battery behind it, the stock can climb higher, say analysts.

  • Boeing Shares Flying High Monday, 29 Apr 2013 | 10:45 AM ET
    Boeing Shares Flying High

    Peter Arment, Sterne Agee analyst; and Carter Leake, BB&T Capital Markets analyst, have the play on the airline manufacturer, as its 787 Dreamliner takes flight again.

  • Japan Gives OK for Airlines to Resume 787 Flights Friday, 26 Apr 2013 | 8:09 AM ET
    Boeing 787 Dreamliiner

    Japan's transport minister said the government will allow Japanese airlines to resume flying grounded Boeing 787s.

  • Talking Numbers: Buy Boeing? Wednesday, 24 Apr 2013 | 3:30 PM ET
    Talking Numbers: Buy Boeing?

    A look at recent action in Boeing's stock, and whether it's too late to get on board now, with Jeff Kilburg, KKM Financial and JC O'Hara, Phoenix Partners Group.

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  • Troublesome Liaisons of the Business World

    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.

  • Petraeus Scandal Widens

    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.

  • Is the Defense Sector the New 'Girls Club?'

    CNBC's Jane Wells takes a look at the rise of women in companies that used to be dominated by men.