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  • MADRID, Oct 30- The Spanish government has decided to postpone its plans to privatise airport operator Aena with a $10 billion public share offer, a source with knowledge of the matter said on Thursday. The sale of a 49 percent stake in the world's biggest airports operator had promised to be the largest initial public offering in Europe this year.

  • *Q3 adjusted profit $0.12/ shr vs est $0.09/ shr. Q3 revenue up 21 pct to $4.91 bln vs est $4.81 bln. Oct 30- Bombardier Inc, a Canadian plane and train maker, on Thursday reported better-than-expected third-quarter earnings as aircraft deliveries shot up nearly 60 percent.

  • Oct 30- Canadian plane and train maker Bombardier Inc reported a better-than-expected profit in the third quarter as the number of aircraft it delivered shot up nearly 60 percent. After hiking the estimated cost of the program by $1 billion to $4.4 billion in February, test flights were halted in May after an engine failed during tests. Revenue from the...

  • Next up for Uber? Maybe Fiji, Greenland, Siberia Wednesday, 29 Oct 2014 | 12:19 PM ET
    Travis Kalanick CNBC Next 25

    Travis Kalanick, Uber founder and CEO, tells CNBC the controversial car service may head to towns as small as 20,000 people.

  • The 14- story Antares rocket, built and launched by Orbital Sciences Corp, blasted off from the Wallops Flight Facility at 6:22 p.m. on Tuesday but burst into flames moments later, the first disaster since NASA turned to private operators to run cargo to the space station. Orbital Sciences stock fell 15.9 percent to $25.54 on Wednesday. The loss of the supply...

  • OTTAWA, Oct 29- Canada has issued an emergency order to railways detailing how many handbrakes they must set on unattended trains to prevent deadly runaways, and will hire new staff to conduct an "audit blitz" of rail companies' safety systems. The announcement on Wednesday came in response to the Canadian Transportation Safety Board's final report in August on...

  • PARIS, Oct 29- Air France-KLM said it would limit investments and accelerate cost controls next year to mop up the remaining impact of a recent pilots' strike that helped slash its operating profit by more than half in the third quarter. The Franco-Dutch airline group said on Wednesday its revenue fell 6.7 percent in the third quarter to 6.695 billion euros, while...

  • Beijing subway fares poised to double Tuesday, 28 Oct 2014 | 11:09 PM ET
    Chinese commuters crowd onto a subway car on the metro during rush hour in Beijing, China.

    Beijing has warned users that subway fare increases could more than double the cost of an average commute. The Financial Times reports.

  • Windowless airplane lets you fly in the clouds Tuesday, 28 Oct 2014 | 10:25 AM ET
    In this concept, the Centre for Process Innovation (CPI) lines the cabin with curved high-definition screens. Cameras mounted on the aircraft's exterior then pipe in video that make it look like the walls are see-through.

    An innovative concept airplane allows everyone to have a window seat...and yet nobody has a window seat, reports the Today Show.

  • Shares in TNT Express hit lows after Q3 loss Monday, 27 Oct 2014 | 10:44 AM ET
    A TNT delivery truck near Amsterdam, Netherlands

    Shares in TNT Express, one of Europe's largest package delivery companies, slumped to all-time lows after the company reported a 56 million euro loss.

  • Large SUVs register big gains as gas prices fall Friday, 24 Oct 2014 | 3:39 PM ET
    A worker cleans Ford SUV's at Star Ford dealership sign on January 29, 2013 in Glendale, California.

    Sales and profits from large SUVs are boosting companies such as General Motors and Ford.

  • Brains! Cities to avoid when zombie apocalypse hits Friday, 24 Oct 2014 | 12:09 PM ET
    Zombies

    Should the zombie apocalypse come knocking, these are the 25 worst cities to seek refuge according to Trulia.

  • Southwest CEO: Demand strong despite Ebola scare Thursday, 23 Oct 2014 | 11:28 AM ET
    A Southwest Airlines airplane departs Ronald Reagan National Airport in Washington.

    The 27 percent rise in quarterly profits reflected an increase in passenger boardings and lower fuel costs.

  • It's a buyer's market for (used) private jets Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014 | 3:15 PM ET
    A Gulfstream G550 jet on display at the Singapore Airshow in February 2014.

    Suddenly, private Gulfstream jets are affordable. Well, "affordable" in a relative sense.

  • Biz jets: Bigger, farther and more connected Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014 | 12:03 PM ET
    Bedroom suite onboard Bombardier's Global 7000 business jet.

    The corporate jet is increasingly being used to fly further, and that means new types of aircraft like Bombardier's Global 7000 are more in demand.

  • Trinity faces $525M in damages after guardrail trial Monday, 20 Oct 2014 | 6:13 PM ET
    A guard rail shown going through a car in Texas.

    A federal jury found the company liable on Monday for failing to tell a highway agency about changes it made to a guardrail system.

  • Dallas Love Field reopens to an airfare war Monday, 20 Oct 2014 | 3:56 PM ET

    A federal amendment expired, paving the way for Dallas Love Field to offer flights again and setting the stage for an airfare war.

  • CSX beats, citing U.S. economy for freight boost Tuesday, 14 Oct 2014 | 5:17 PM ET
    CSX freight lines run through center city Philadelphia

    CHICAGO, Oct 14- No. 3 U.S. railroad CSX Corp on Tuesday reported a rise in third-quarter profit, beating forecasts and predicting double-digit growth for 2015 as it moved more freight on its network due to a growing U.S. economy. CSX reported earnings per share of 51 cents, up from 45 cents a year ago and beating the 48 cents expected by Wall Street analysts.

  • The Indiegogo projects that will 'shock' you Tuesday, 14 Oct 2014 | 9:38 AM ET

    Crowdfunding campaigns are taking wearables to the next level, including a habit breaking tracker and a voice controlled smart bracelet.

  • Drone gap? US has one in farming, say experts Thursday, 9 Oct 2014 | 11:52 AM ET
    A drone flying over vineyards in Pessac, France.

    As the FAA formulates rules regarding commercial use of drones, experts say American farmers are falling behind other countries who use it.

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