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  • UK Fears French BAE-EADS Stake Push Thursday, 27 Sep 2012 | 10:16 PM ET
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    France is pushing for its government to hold a large stake in the €34 billion defense and aerospace group to be created by combining pan-European EADS and BAE of the UK, raising concerns in London that such a demand would threaten the deal. The FT reports.

  • BAE-EADS Faces Tougher US 'Firewall' Monday, 17 Sep 2012 | 2:14 AM ET
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    BAE Systems will have to agree more rigorous US security arrangements if its 38 billion euros ($49.9 billion) deal to combine with EADS is to pass muster in Washington, a former senior US official has warned, the Financial Times reports.

  • Farnborough International Airshow Saturday, 28 Jul 2012 | 3:54 AM ET

    The Farnborough International Airshow is an international aerospace convention that happens every other year.

  • French Earnings Deluge: Surprising Winners? Thursday, 26 Jul 2012 | 4:59 AM ET
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    Almost half of France's biggest companies report quarterly earnings between Thursday morning and Friday evening, the first set of numbers since socialist President Francois Hollande took office in May in the midst of en economic crisis.

  • Cramer: 5 Stocks Staging a Comeback Wednesday, 25 Jul 2012 | 6:09 PM ET
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    The "Mad Money" host points to five stocks that are exacting their revenge on the market to prove that even losers get lucky once in a while.

  • China Market Lookahead: Stocks in Holding Pattern Sunday, 22 Jul 2012 | 2:58 PM ET
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    The Chinese market is likely to hover around six-month lows barring major policy announcements from the government.

  • US ‘Needs to Get Going on Debt’: Honeywell CEO Wednesday, 18 Jul 2012 | 7:10 PM ET
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    The "Mad Money" host chatted with Honeywell CEO David Cote about global growth prospects and the U.S. debt crisis.

  • The Business of Making Drones Friday, 13 Jul 2012 | 6:32 PM ET

    The “Mad Money” host chats with AeroVironment CEO Tim Conver.

  • AeroVironment CEO: Defense Sector & 'The Switchblade'

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer speaks to AeroVironment chairman & CEO Tim Conver, about the budget for the defense sector, and his company's latest missile innovation called "the switchblade."

  • What Cramer’s Watching Next Week Friday, 13 Jul 2012 | 6:10 PM ET
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    Check out his "Game Plan" for next week.

  • Production 'Bubble' Reflects Real Growth: PwC Friday, 13 Jul 2012 | 12:29 PM ET
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    No doubt the debate will carry on this week about whether the industry is over-heated and creating a bubble for itself. The current movement shows no signs of slowing down. For those that are calling it a "bubble" it has proven to be quite a resilient one and one we believe is actually reflective of real growth, write Neil Hampson and Scott Thompson from PwC.

  • Siemens Explores New Horizons Tuesday, 10 Jul 2012 | 5:53 AM ET
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    The Mars space probe built by Siemens is an “iconic example” of what the technological industry can provide to global aerospace development, Siegfried Russwurm, the CEO of Sector Industry Sector at Siemens told CNBC.

  • Boeing Deal Shows Need for Fuel-Efficient Planes Monday, 9 Jul 2012 | 3:07 PM ET
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    As orders go at air shows, the latest deal between Boeing and Air Lease Corp is not the biggest one ever done.  Still, the $7.2 Billion ALC is paying for 75 new 737 MAX airplanes is significant and highlight the continued demand for more fuel-efficient single aisle planes.

  • Boeing CEO: No Demand Slowdown Monday, 9 Jul 2012 | 12:37 PM ET
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    Boeing CEO Jim McNerney denied commercial aviation was in a production bubble on Monday, shortly after closing a $7.2 billion deal with Air Lease.

  • Private Aviation 'Midway Through Recovery' Monday, 9 Jul 2012 | 9:45 AM ET
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    The private aviation industry in Europe has undergone a challenging few years, keeping step with the similarly challenging macro-economic environment.

  • Boeing Wins $7.2 Billion Dogfight at Farnborough Airshow

    Air Lease Corp places a huge order with Boeing, ordering 75, 737 MAX airplanes. James McNerney, Boeing chairman & CEO, discusses his company's growth strategies as global economies slow down and business competition heats up, with CNBC's Phil LeBeau.

  • Why Farnborough Is Still Important Monday, 9 Jul 2012 | 2:20 AM ET
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    New venues such as Singapore, Dubai and Bangalore have grown in importance with the global economy, but Farnborough is not an anachronism; it remains a premier venue to take the industry's pulse.

  • European Austerity May Clip Defense Sector Monday, 9 Jul 2012 | 2:19 AM ET
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    Defense manufacturers suffered a further blow on Wednesday as the UK became the latest European nation to announce military cutbacks as part of austerity measures.

  • Airbus Shrugs Off Doubts Over A350 Monday, 25 Jun 2012 | 2:14 AM ET
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    The new chief executive of Airbus says he is ready to “bet” that the European aircraft maker’s planned new A350 widebody passenger jet will not suffer the same three-year delay that Boeing had with its 787 Dreamliner, the Financial Times reports.

  • UK Company Promises Moon Tourism by 2015 Wednesday, 20 Jun 2012 | 12:31 PM ET
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    Excalibur Almaz will charge wannabe astronauts an average of £100 million for a six to eight month journey exploring deep space

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  • Troublesome Liaisons of the Business World

    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.

  • Petraeus Scandal Widens

    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.

  • Is the Defense Sector the New 'Girls Club?'

    CNBC's Jane Wells takes a look at the rise of women in companies that used to be dominated by men.