*East has axed 600 management jobs since taking helm. *Turnaround program felt across business- source. LONDON, Sept 28- Rolls-Royce boss Warren East has rebuilt confidence in the British engine-maker, but there are doubts among investors and industry experts about whether his slimmed-down group has the muscle to meet ambitious production and development...
The U.S. plans to speed up deployment of the THAAD anti-missile system to South Korea, given the pace of North Korea's missile tests.
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla.— On a personal quest to settle Mars, SpaceX founder Elon Musk envisions 1,000 passenger ships flying en masse to the red planet well within the next century, "Battlestar Galactica" style. Musk, who also runs electric car maker Tesla Motors, received a wildly warm reception at the International Astronautical Congress in Guadalajara, Mexico.
TANGIERS, Morocco— Boeing Co. has signed an agreement with Morocco's government that the North African kingdom hopes will create 8,000 jobs and an additional $1 billion a year in export revenue. With a high-quality but cheap workforce, Morocco's aerospace sector has developed rapidly over the past decade. Moroccan Industry Minister Hafid El Alamy says...
CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports the latest details surrounding Elon Musk's SpaceX announcement to colonize Mars.
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates— Dubai Airports is boosting the number of specialized facilities to handle Airbus A380 planes at the Middle East's busiest airport as hometown carrier Emirates grows its fleet of the double-decker aircraft. The government-backed airport operator said Monday it plans to add 10 more A380 gates with air bridges at Dubai...
The space exploration company founded by billionaire Elon Musk has successfully tested a new rocket engine that could one day help humans establish life on Mars.
Airbus focuses on more hub-and-spoke aircraft models, while Boeing is more targeted with point-to-point models, says Frost & Sullivan's Subhranshu Sekh Das.
Peter Diamandis, XPRIZE founder and executive chairman, discusses the foundation of his company, space exploration and opening up the space economy.
PARIS, Sept 22- Airbus Group Chief Executive Tom Enders has warned staff of a possible cut in commercial helicopter production, following a recent cut in output for the slow-selling A380 passenger jet. Airbus Helicopters is the world's largest commercial helicopter maker. Airbus Helicopters is the world's largest commercial helicopter maker.
WASHINGTON, Sept 22- The World Trade Organization found nearly $22 billion in illegal subsidies for European aircraft maker Airbus from the European Union, Germany, France, Britain and Spain, the U.S.
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates— Aviation giants Airbus and Boeing Co. have received permission from the U.S. government to sell aircraft to Iran, part of landmark deals potentially worth some $50 billion in total following last year's nuclear accord. The next administration, however, may change that equation for Airbus and Boeing, whose possible deal with Iran...
The breakthrough relies on a ghostly phenomenon that Albert Einstein dubbed "spooky action at a distance", the SCMP reports.
India, the world's biggest arms importer, had intended to buy 126 Rafale planes before several years worth of talks with Dassault broke down.
WASHINGTON, Sept 21- The United States has issued licenses to Boeing and Airbus to sell commercial aircraft to Iran, in accordance with last year's nuclear deal, a U.S. "Under the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, the United States committed to license the export of certain commercial passenger aircraft to Iran," a Treasury spokeswoman said in the statement.
*France's Jean-Yves Le Drian to visit India to sign deal. NEW DELHI, Sept 21- India's cabinet cleared the purchase of 36 Rafale fighter jets from Dassault Aviation on Wednesday, paving the way for signing a deal that Prime Minister Narendra Modi is betting on to modernise the air force, a government source told Reuters. The acquisition is part of a $150- billion...
*France's Jean-Yves Le Drian to visit India to sign deal. NEW DELHI, Sept 21- India's cabinet cleared the purchase of 36 Rafale fighter jets from Dassault Aviation on Wednesday, paving the way for signing a deal that Prime Minister Narendra Modi is betting on to modernize the air force, a government source told Reuters. The acquisition is part of a $150- billion...
Chinese officials have confirmed that the country's first space lab is expected to fall into the Earth's atmosphere in the latter half of 2017.
Dannel P. Malloy and Maryland- based Lockheed Martin. The deal calls for Sikorsky to build nearly 200 CH-53K King Stallion helicopters in Connecticut for the U.S. Navy until at least 2032. Lockheed Martin purchased the Stratford- based helicopter maker from United Technologies in November.
Technological advances by the communist state have former diplomats concerned that the latest blast is anything but more of the same.
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.