BEIJING— An official news agency says China has unveiled the world's largest amphibious aircraft that Beijing plans to use for marine missions and fighting forest fires. The Xinhua News Agency said the AG600 rolled off a production line in Zhuhai in southern China on Saturday. Last week, a Cessna 208 B seaplane making its inaugural flight in China crashed into a... » Read More
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.
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.
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.
The FAA on Friday canceled budget-driven plans to close 149 air traffic control towers at smaller U.S. airports.
JPMorgan shareholders should vote against the re-election of three board members, an influential proxy advisory firm said.
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.
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.
As Boeing puts the problems with the 787 Dreamliner battery behind it, the stock can climb higher, say analysts.
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's transport minister said the government will allow Japanese airlines to resume flying grounded Boeing 787s.
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.
Ford and Boeing first quarter earnings will highlight two companies facing serious challenges even as they post strong profits to start the year. Here's what to expect.
United Technologies reported first-quarter earnings on Tuesday that exceeded Wall Street's expectations, yet revenue was undermined by weakness in Europe and in its aerospace and defense sales.
It was a tough start to the week for many air travelers as federal budget cuts led to cascading delays along the East Coast Monday morning.
The regulator's approval is crucial in returning the jet to service after it was grounded for over three months because of lithium-ion batteries that caught fire.
All 108 passengers and crew survived when a Lion Air Boeing 737 missed the runway on the Indonesian resort island of Bali on Saturday and landed in shallow water, an airline spokesman and government officials said.
Sir Richard Branson, the billionaire founder of the Virgin Group, told CNBC he wants to actually jump out of one of his spaceships.
Drastic airfare cuts at United in the face of new Virgin America competition is good for consumers, but the kind of thinking that's driven big carriers into bankruptcy, Virgin Group's Richard Branson told CNBC.
Airbus recaptured the aircraft industry's top spot in the first quarter as U.S. rival Boeing fell behind on orders and grappled with the grounding of its newest jet.
Rhetoric is heating up: North Korea's army warned that it has been cleared to wage an attack on the US, while the US said it will deploy a missile defense system to Guam.
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.