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  • Japanese Pilots Lose Pay as Dreamliners Stay Idle Wednesday, 27 Feb 2013 | 8:43 PM ET
    Capt. Randy Neville, left, a Boeing 787 test pilot, looks out the cockpit window as his Boeing 787 Dreamliner jumbo passenger jet taxis on the tarmac at Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport, Friday, March 9, 2012, in Phoenix.  Phoenix area Honeywell Aerospace workers were able to get a peek at the new plane that the company supplied a dozen systems for, including flight management, navigation and communications.  The 787 uses lighter carbon fiber for half its construction and is much more fuel-efficient t

    The grounding of Boeing global fleet of 787 Dreamliner passenger jets due to undiagnosed battery problems is taking its toll on the hundreds of pilots.

  • Boeing's 787 on its test flight

    The head of the Federal Aviation Administration said "a great deal of testing" will be needed on Boeing's beleaguered line of 787 planes, before Dreamliners are cleared to fly again.

  • General Motors Asks for OK to Pay CEO $11.1 Million Monday, 25 Feb 2013 | 5:39 PM ET
    Dan Akerson

    General Motors, which still needs the federal government to approve how much it pays top executives, wants to pay CEO Dan Akerson $11.1 million this year, according to documents obtained by CNBC.

  • More ANA Flights Canceled Sunday, 24 Feb 2013 | 8:57 PM ET

    All Nippon Airways have canceled a further 1,714 international and domestic flights from March 31 to May 31, the Japanese airline said Monday, due to the grounding of the Boeing 787 Dreamliners. The cancellations will affect 41,600 passengers.

  • Another Major Snowstorm Is Headed for New England Friday, 22 Feb 2013 | 5:45 PM ET
    A man clears snow in front of a church in Boston, Mass.

    The storm that blanketed the Midwest earlier this week, dumping more than a foot of snow in Kansas and forcing hundreds of flights to be canceled, is now headed for New England. For Boston, it's the third straight weekend of major snow.

  • Boeing to Lay Out Plan to Fix Grounded Dreamliners Friday, 22 Feb 2013 | 12:32 AM ET
    A grounded Boeing 787 Dreamliner jet operated by United Airlines.

    38 days after the Federal Aviation Administration grounded the Boeing 787, executives from the airplane maker are laying out their plan to get the Dreamliner back in the air.

  • Does Japan Really Need $100 Billion in Spending? Thursday, 21 Feb 2013 | 6:40 PM ET

    Prime Minister Shinzo Abe wants to spend more than $100 billion on infrastructure in the next 15 months to help revive his country's economy. But does the ultra-modern nation need it?

  • Ford Cleveland Engine Plant

    Ford is pumping $200 million and adding 450 workers to its Cleveland Engine Plant as it moves to meet growing demand for more fuel efficient models.

  • Qantas Wins Dreamliner Compensation, Profit Rises Wednesday, 20 Feb 2013 | 6:06 PM ET

    Australia's flagship carrier Qantas Airways said it has received compensation from Boeing for delays in deliveries of the grounded 787 Dreamliner jet.

  • Boeing Close to Battery Fix; Union Talks Resume Wednesday, 20 Feb 2013 | 6:57 AM ET

    Engineers working at Boeing approved the planemaker's latest contract offer in a vote on Tuesday, likely paving the way for a full agreement as Boeing attempts to focus its resources on fixing battery problems on its 787 Dreamliner.

  • A flight test engineer of Boeing sits on 787 Dreamliner cockpit.

    The union for Boeing's engineers and technical workers is counting ballots Tuesday on a contract offer and whether to authorize a strike. The union is recommending that members reject the offer because it would not provide pensions to new employees.

  • The media await the final unloading from the crippled cruise liner Carnival Triumph February 14, 2013 in Mobile, Alabama.

    The fire on board the Carnival Corp cruise ship that drifted for days in the Gulf of Mexico awash in raw sewage started from fuel from a leaking diesel engine line that ignited, the U.S. Coast Guard said on Monday.

  • The Matchmakers Behind the AMR-US Airways Marriage Friday, 15 Feb 2013 | 1:58 AM ET
    A US Airways jet takes-off as an American Airlines Jet is prepped for takeoff at Sky Harbor International Airport in Phoenix, June 23, 2008.

    After sitting out the industry's last round of mega-mergers, airline giants AMR Corp , parent of American Airlines, and US Airways Group are finally tying the knot. Meet the matchmakers: the financial and legal advisers for AMR's unsecured creditors' committee in bankruptcy.

  • Airbus Will Ditch Lithium-Ion Batteries in A350 Thursday, 14 Feb 2013 | 10:12 PM ET

    Airbus has started informing airlines that have ordered the new A350 that the new plane will have Nickel-Cadmium batteries, rather than lithium-ion batteries, the European plane maker told CNBC Thursday.

  • AMR, US Airways Merger Good for Customers: CEOs Thursday, 14 Feb 2013 | 9:18 AM ET
    American Airlines

    American Airlines and US Airways plan to merge in a deal that would create the world's largest carrier and caps years where the industry was marked by bankruptcy and consolidation.

  • The Boards of American Airlines and US Airways have voted to merge the two airlines creating the world's largest carrier.

  • AMR Creditors Approve $11 Billion Merger With US Air Wednesday, 13 Feb 2013 | 6:23 PM ET

    Unsecured creditors of American Airlines parent AMR have approved an $11 billion merger with US Airways, sources said. The deal is expected to be announced Thursday.

  • Tesla Review Raises Questions About Reporter Test Tuesday, 12 Feb 2013 | 11:18 AM ET
    Tesla Model S

    The NYT review of the Tesla is the latest example of a new vehicle test drive rubbing either the automaker or fans of the automaker the wrong way.

  • American Airlines and US Airways aircraft sit on the tarmac at Ronald Reagan National Airport in Arlington, Virginia.

    After more than a year of courtship, US Airways is just days from finally merging with American Airlines, and some are wondering if this is the end of the line for the run-up in airline stocks.

  • Boeing Completes 'Uneventful' Test Flight of 787 Monday, 11 Feb 2013 | 9:49 AM ET

    Boeing completed what it called an "uneventful" test flight of a 787 Dreamliner, its first since the airplanes were grounded more than three weeks ago after a series of battery-related problems.

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