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  • Melting Arctic is like 'discovering a new Africa' Thursday, 12 Nov 2015 | 5:36 AM ET

    There are great benefits to developing the Arctic's amazing wealth of resources, if done carefully, according to Iceland's president.

  • Private jet market emerges from US stormclouds Wednesday, 11 Nov 2015 | 2:13 AM ET

    The use of private jets in the United States has grown to two-thirds of the global market for luxury air travel.

  • DUBAI, United Arab Emirates— Largely empty desert surrounds the home of a new cargo operation for Emirates airlines, but the Middle East's largest carrier spots something different in the sparse landscape near Dubai's fledgling second airport. Emirates, along with Dubai's rulers, are betting big on the growth of Al Maktoum International at Dubai World...

  • $250K police jetpack sees interest in Middle East Tuesday, 10 Nov 2015 | 7:31 AM ET

    A jetpack designed as a first response unit for police, fire and ambulance emergency services is set to go on sale.

  • US Air Force pledges to ‘degrade’ ISIS oil cash Tuesday, 10 Nov 2015 | 4:00 AM ET
    An Iraqi fighter from the Shiite Muslim Al-Abbas popular mobilization unit monitors from his position near the village of Nukhayb west of Baghdad, on May 19, 2015.

    US Air Force Secretary said she was confident that the U.S. and its allies were making progress in the fight against Islamic State.

  • Boeing leads orders race at Dubai Airshow — so far Monday, 9 Nov 2015 | 11:25 AM ET
    Members of the Frecce Tri Colori aerobatic display squad perform an aerial display on the opening day of the 14th Dubai Air Show at Dubai World Central (DWC) in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

    After a slow start to the Dubai Airshow, with no major deals announced on the opening day, orders worth around $30 billion were agreed Monday, with Boeing ahead.

  • 'World's fastest' 3-D printed drone takes flight Monday, 9 Nov 2015 | 6:30 AM ET
    Aurora Flight Sciences' high-speed UAV

    What is believed to be world's first jet-powered 3-D printed drone was on display for the first time at the Dubai Airshow on Monday.

  • Is China a real threat to Boeing and Airbus? Monday, 9 Nov 2015 | 4:08 AM ET
    China's first self-developed large passenger jetliner C919 is presented after it rolled off the production line on November 2, 2015 in Shanghai.

    A China state-owned manufacturer unveiled its first plane last week, but can it compete with major European and U.S. manufacturers?

  • The world will never be 100% safe: Emirates CEO Monday, 9 Nov 2015 | 2:59 AM ET
    Dubai International Airport

    Airline security is a hot topic at this year's Dubai Airshow following a number of high-profile security incidents.

  • Boeing, Airbus go head to head as orders stall Monday, 9 Nov 2015 | 1:15 AM ET

    After a record-breaking batch of orders at the last Dubai Airshow in 2013, this year the big airlines are holding off adding to their order books.

  • Businessman walk past an Emirates Airbus A380 during the Dubai Airshow on November 18, 2013 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

    Emirates' president said plans for a new Airbus A380 super-jumbo were "ready to go" and only some commercial aspects needed finalizing before launch.

  • Conditions are tough: Maersk CEO Friday, 6 Nov 2015 | 3:00 AM ET
    Conditions are tough: Maersk CEO

    Nils S. Andersen, CEO of The Maersk Group, says the company is struggling with falling freight rates and low oil prices.

  • A380 super-jumbo: Soon to be a thing of the past? Friday, 6 Nov 2015 | 1:17 AM ET
    An Emirates Airline's Airbus A380-800 is displayed at the Dubai Airshow in November 2013.

    Just a decade after its inaugural flight, the outlook for the Airbus A380 now looks uncertain as airlines are increasingly looking to smaller, more fuel-efficient planes.

  • Drones come to Dubai Airshow…but what about orders? Thursday, 5 Nov 2015 | 1:59 AM ET
    Visitors of Dubai's Airshow walk past an Emirati Canadian-made A6-MBS aircraft sitting on the tarmac in front of a Boeing 777-200LR (back)

    This year, the Dubai Airshow is set to top 2013's offering in terms of size, but as far as the order book is concerned, expectations are low.

  • Nov 4- XPO Logistics Inc, which acts as a broker between shippers and freight companies, said its revenue more than tripled, driven by acquisitions. XPO, whose customers include Macy's Inc, ConAgra Foods Inc and Dean Foods Co, also acquired trucking and logistics company Con-way Inc for $3 billion last month. XPO's net loss attributable to shareholders widened to...

  • Boeing sees Middle East orders topping 3,000 planes Wednesday, 4 Nov 2015 | 10:19 AM ET
    A 787 airplane during the manufacturing process at the Boeing facility in Everett, Washington.

    U.S. aircraft manufacturer Boeing has predicted that airlines in the Middle East will require some 3,180 new airplanes over the next 20 years.

  • This robot could replace your mailman Monday, 2 Nov 2015 | 7:00 AM ET
    This robot could replace your mailman

    A small Estonian startup called Starship thinks this sidewalk-cruising robot is a better option than delivery drones.

  • Strange airplane ideas that are yet to take off Monday, 2 Nov 2015 | 1:17 AM ET

    Standing-only passenger tickets, pay-to-use toilets and planes shaped like flying saucers are some ideas yet to make it to an airport near you.

  • "There is no' sell' signal as far as I'm concerned," said Katie Stockton, chief technical strategist at BTIG in New York. Analysts point to specific transports, such as United Parcel Service Inc, FedEx Corp, and hard-hit railroads, down 25.1 percent this year, as places to bargain hunt. "For investors who have a longer time horizon, that is more than a couple of months, we...

  • SYDNEY, Oct 30- Australian logistics firm Qube Holdings Ltd said on Friday it and partners had bought a near 20 percent stake in freight firm Asciano Ltd, seeking to block a $6.5 billion bid from Canada's Brookfield Asset Management. Qube said it wanted to combine its logistics business with Asciano's Patrick Containers Terminal business, while GIP and CPPIB...