CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. Dec 2- Space Exploration Technologies, also known as SpaceX, plans to try again on Tuesday to launch its first commercial communications satellite after its Falcon 9 rocket was twice sidelined by technical issues, officials said.» Read More
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. Dec 2- Space Exploration Technologies, also known as SpaceX, plans to try again on Monday to launch its first commercial communications satellite after its Falcon 9 rocket was twice sidelined by technical issues, officials said.
Jay Nixon wants state lawmakers back at the Capitol next week in hopes of persuading the Boeing Co. to land its new 777 X jet plant in Missouri.
Perched on top of the rocket was a 7,000- pound communications satellite owned by Luxembourg- based SES S.A., which operates a 54- satellite fleet, the world's second-largest.
*Parts in short supply for Iran's oldest 747, A300 jetliners. Nov 28- While foreign ministers raced to Geneva for a crucial phase of talks over Iran's nuclear activities earlier this month, passengers with the country's national airline faced a little-noticed drama on the other side of the world.
The State Department also said it is trying to determine whether new rules from Beijing apply to other than military aircraft.
AeroVironment Inc. shares jumped Wednesday after the drone aircraft maker reported quarterly results and issued better-than-expected profit forecast for the year. The company said Tuesday that it fiscal second-quarter net income fell to $1.7 million, or 7 cents per share, from $8.7 million, or 39 cents per share, last year.
WASHINGTON, Nov 25- The United States Defense Department has approved a deal under which the U.S. unit of Britain's BAE Systems Plc would upgrade 134 older F-16 fighter jets for South Korea, the Defense Security Cooperation Agency notified Congress on Monday.
Launch of the rocket was rescheduled for no earlier than Thursday, Falcon 9 product manager John Insprucker said in a launch webcast.
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla., Nov 25-- An unmanned Falcon 9 rocket developed by Space Exploration Technologies, or SpaceX, is poised to enter the commercial satellite market on Monday, a potential game-changer in a global industry worth nearly $190 billion a year.
SEATTLE/ TOKYO, Nov 23- Boeing advised airlines on Friday about a risk of engine icing problems on its new 747-8 and 787 Dreamliner planes with engines made by General Electric, urging 15 carriers to avoid flying them near high-level thunderstorms.
Boeing advised airlines about a risk of engine icing problems on its new 747-8 and 787 Dreamliner planes with engines made by General Electric.
TOKYO, Nov 23- Boeing and General Electric have notified airlines about engine icing risk on 747-8 airplanes and 787 Dreamliners with some GE engines, urging carries to avoid flying them near thunderstorms, a Boeing official said.
TOKYO, Nov 23- Japan Airlines said on Saturday it will pull Boeing 787 Dreamliners from two international routes after the U.S. aircraft maker notified it of icing problems in engines produced by General Electric.
WASHINGTON, Nov 22- Sikorsky Aircraft Co, a unit of United Technologies Corp, will be awarded a contract to supply the U.S. Air Force's combat rescue helicopter program, but only if funding survives the military budget axe.
SAN DIEGO-- A U.S. magistrate judge issued a conditional ruling Thursday that would allow a Malaysian defense contractor accused in one of the biggest Navy bribery schemes in years to be released on $1 million bail. Francis, the CEO of Glenn Defense Marine Asia Ltd., is the central figure in a multimillion bribery case that has been rocking the Navy.
SAO PAULO, Nov 22- Brazil opened two of its busiest airports to private investors on Friday, awarding $9 billion worth of concessions in Rio de Janeiro and Belo Horizonte in a push to overhaul the country's crowded terminals.
DUBAI, Nov 22- Lockheed Martin Corp on Friday welcomed South Korea's plans to buy 40 F-35 fighter jets and said it still aimed to build a military communications satellite for Seoul and provide other technology transfers, despite a cut in the number of jets to be ordered.
SEOUL, Nov 22- South Korea will buy 40 Lockheed Martin Corp F-35 stealth fighter jets, the country's military chiefs decided on Friday, with the first delivery expected in 2018, ending a drawn-out process to beef up the country's defences.
Which engine vendors for Boeing and Airbus have staying power? Mario Gabelli, Gamco Investors, weighs in.
DUBAI, Nov 21- The Dubai Airshow produced a harvest of deals for the world's biggest and flashiest jets this week, but for those unable to afford a $400- million A380 superjumbo there is always an alternative- the poor man's private jet.
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.