Dec 11- Air Canada said on Wednesday it will purchase up to 109 of Boeing Co's 737 MAX under its narrow-body fleet renewal plan, a major win for the aircraft maker and significant shift in supplier for Canada's largest carrier.» Read More
Boeing also signs expanded deal with Mubadala. *Boeing signs production facility deal with Tawazun. DUBAI, Nov 18- Airbus and Boeing agreed to triple purchases of parts and materials from Abu Dhabi in deals worth over $5 billion on Monday, as Gulf states seek a reciprocal boost to their economies from huge orders they have placed with the planemakers.
"The 777 is a money plane," and Boeing will make "a fortune" on each one it sells, CNBC's Jim Cramer said Monday.
The "Squawk on the Street" crew discusses Boeing's new 777, with Jim Cramer calling Boeing the U.S.' "greatest manufacturer."
CNBC's Bob Pisani looks ahead at what's moving in the markets and covers "bubble" signs. Also, Pisani talks about what the sudden drop in the Russell 2000 means.
Howard Rubel, aerospace and defense analyst at Jefferies & Co., weighs in on record orders for the 777 at the Dubai Airshow.
*Boeing Chairman says considering options on location. DUBAI, Nov 18- Boeing expects to make a decision on where to build a new version of its 777 passenger jet within 2-3 months, Chairman and Chief Executive Jim McNerney said on Monday. Boeing won orders worth some $100 billion as it launched a revamped long-haul jet previously known as 777 X at the show.
CNBC's Yousef Gamal El-Din reports on the largest commercial orders out of the Dubai Air Show. Boeing announced a commitment for 259 new 777 jets.
DUBAI, Nov 18- Foreign sales of the V-22 tilt-rotor aircraft built by Boeing Co and Bell Helicopter could grow significantly in the "very near future," top U.S. military officials said, citing interest in both military uses and for VIP transports.
DUBAI, Nov 17- Boeing's chief F/A-18 test pilot pulled the nose of the Super Hornet up into a steep 40- degree angle, then tilted the wings to the left and right, as he demonstrated the popular Navy fighter jet's ability to maneuver, even when under attack.
*Boeing launches revamped 777 with over 250 orders. DUBAI, Nov 17- Gulf airlines splashed out over $150 billion on new plane deals on day one of the Dubai Airshow, underscoring a shift in power in the aviation industry and giving a boost to the formal launch of Boeing's newest jet, as well as to Airbus's A380 superjumbo.
*Boeing seen launching 777 X with around 250 orders, 4 buyers. DUBAI, Nov 17- Abu Dhabi's Etihad Airways placed a $25.2 billion aircraft order with Boeing on Sunday, kicking off a Dubai Airshow expected to be dominated by the formal launch of Boeing's newest airplane and fresh demand for the world's largest passenger jet.
DUBAI, Nov 16- Boeing said it has no plans to reopen talks with a union representing Washington state workers who have rejected a labour contract linked to its newest jet and vowed it would "look very broadly" at where to build it.
*Etihad also seen placing a $18 bln order with Boeing. Industry sources have said Etihad is also expected to order around 55 Boeing jets worth $18 billion from Boeing at the show, including 25 of its latest long-haul jet, the 777 X..
DUBAI, Nov 16- Boeing denied it was pushing to accelerate development of its newest jet to get an edge on its European rival, saying on Saturday it was sticking to plans to deliver it in mid-2020.
Nov 14- State economic officials have jumped at the chance to grab a piece of Boeing's newest jetliner program after a union vote stalled efforts to build the aircraft in Washington state. On Thursday, Boeing officials were already en route to states to talk about incentives.
The company will either get the deal it wants with the machinists, or something relatively close, or it will build the 777X jet somewhere else.
ATLANTA, Nov 14- Lockheed Martin Corp, the world's largest defense contractor, said on Thursday it plans to slash 4,000 jobs and shutter plants in several states to reduce costs in the face of declining U.S. defense spending.
Defense contractor Lockheed Martin said it plans to cut 4,000 jobs, or more than 3 percent of its workforce, to cope with declines in U.S. spending.
Nov 14- Defense contractor Lockheed Martin Corp said on Thursday it plans to cut 4,000 jobs, or more than 3 percent of its worldwide workforce, to cope with declines in U.S. spending. The weapons maker will close operations in Akron, Ohio; Newtown, Pennsylvania; Goodyear, Arizona; and Horizon City, Texas, by mid-2015.
Nov 14- Defense contractor Lockheed Martin Corp said on Thursday it plans to cut 4,000 jobs, more than 3 percent of its worldwide workforce, to cope with declines in U.S. spending. Lockheed said it would close operations in Akron, Ohio; Newtown, Pennsylvania; Goodyear, Arizona, and Horizon City, Texas, by mid-2015.
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.