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In a week that has seen Boeing's Dreamliner meet its new challenger in the form of the Airbus A350, the U.S. firm maintains that the new European aircraft will not affect its share of the wide body market.
Delta Air rose$. 15 or. 8 percent, to $18.97. JetBlue Airways Corp. rose$. 09 or 1.4 percent, to $6.40. Southwest Airlines Co. rose$. 08 or. 6 percent, to $13.86.
Delta Air rose$. 16 or. 8 percent, to $18.98. Southwest Airlines Co. rose$. 10 or. 7 percent, to $13.88. US Airways Group rose$. 33 or 1.9 percent, to $17.28.
Delta Air fell$. 03 or. 2 percent, to $18.79. JetBlue Airways Corp. fell$. 03 or. 5 percent, to $6.28. Southwest Airlines Co. fell$. 03 or. 2 percent, to $13.75.
Bombardier Commercial Aircraft's President says the Canadian aircraft manufacturer is bullish on the BRIC nations as it details its new CSeries planes at the Paris Air Show, hoping to take advantage of a gap in the market.
As trade between African nations rises, there is also a growing need for fast, efficient travel between countries. Yet air transport links remain under-developed.
After an opening day at the Paris Air Show that saw Airbus announce an impressive amount of orders, Boeing fought back on Tuesday with a raft of orders and the launch of the latest in the line of 787 Dreamliners, the 787-10.
Delta Air fell$. 03 or. 2 percent, to $18.82. JetBlue Airways Corp. rose$. 02 or. 3 percent, to $6.31. US Airways Group rose$. 02 or. 1 percent, to $16.95.
Delta Air fell$. 09 or. 5 percent, to $18.76. JetBlue Airways Corp. rose$. 04 or. 6 percent, to $6.33. US Airways Group rose$. 04 or. 2 percent, to $16.97.
Boeing and Airbus showcase their new wide-bodied planes at the 2013 Paris Air Show.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau talks with Louis Chenevert, United Technologies CEO, about the growing demand for the A350 engine, and provides an outlook on jet fuel prices and the global economy.
Big finance waded into a rain-soaked Paris Airshow with more than $10 billion in orders for jumbo passenger jets as planemakers duelled over strategy for large aircraft.
Delta Air fell$. 04 or. 2 percent, to $18.81. JetBlue Airways Corp. rose$. 08 or 1.3 percent, to $6.37. United Continental Holdings Inc. fell$. 04 or. 1 percent, to $32.63.
Carter Copeland, Barclays Capital analyst, discusses the competition between Boeing's 787 and Airbus' A350 aircraft.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau, and James McNerney, Boeing chairman, president & CEO, discuss the fierce competition between Boeing and Airbus for orders at the Paris Air Show, as industry leaders make billion dollar bets on the next best aircraft.
Accenture has already noticed that change is in the air for the week ahead in Le Bourget. Four stories in particular underscore the significant changes taking place within the aviation industry.
The FAA did "everything right" in the dealing with the battery issues that grounded Boeing's new Dreamliner for months, the aircraft maker's chairman and CEO James McNerney tells CNBC.
In the heated battle for leadership in commercial airplanes Boeing and Airbus believe they are positioned to have strong showings at the Paris Air Show.
Delta Air rose$. 14 or. 7 percent, to $18.85. JetBlue Airways Corp. fell$. 10 or 1.6 percent, to $6.29. Southwest Airlines Co. fell$. 11 or. 8 percent, to $13.87.
TOULOUSE, France, June 14- After the Dreamliner, the Hushliner? Europe's latest passenger jet, the Airbus A350, made its maiden flight on Friday and its chief salesman, opening a new front in a battle with U.S. rival Boeing Co, declared it so quiet that airport residents won't even notice it.