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Boeing fell$. 76 or. 6 percent, to $128.01. Lockheed Martin Corp. rose $1.87 or 1.0 percent, to $183.23. Northrop Grumman Corp. rose$. 45 or. 3 percent, to $132.43.
The European Aviation Safety Agency said Airbus, the planemaking unit of Airbus Group, had proved the jet's airworthiness in more than 60,000 hours of certification work including 250 hours spent with safety inspectors in the air.
Boeing fell$. 77 or. 6 percent, to $128.00. Lockheed Martin Corp. rose$. 96 or. 5 percent, to $182.32. Northrop Grumman Corp. fell$. 55 or. 4 percent, to $131.43.
TORONTO, Sept 29- Work on a pair of U.S. commercial spaceships to ferry astronauts to and from the International Space Station will be delayed after a losing contender protested the NASA awards, agency Administrator Charles Bolden said on Monday.
Boeing rose$. 08 or. 1 percent, to $128.77. Lockheed Martin Corp. fell$. 22 or. 1 percent, to $181.36. Northrop Grumman Corp. rose$. 05 or percent, to $131.98.
WASHINGTON, Sept 29- Boeing Co plans to announce further streamlining of its defense business on Tuesday, moving significant portions of its defense operations out of Washington state, according to multiple sources familiar with the matter.
A Qantas Airbus A380 touched down Monday at Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport about 15 hours after leaving Sydney, Australia, on the 8,578- mile journey. Qantas previously flew the Sydney- Dallas route with the Boeing 747, which required a stopover in Brisbane, Australia.
WASHINGTON, Sept 29- Boeing Co plans to announce further consolidation of its defense business on Tuesday, moving significant portions of its defense operations out of Washington state, according to multiple sources familiar with the matter.
Boeing rose$. 32 or. 2 percent, to $129.01. Lockheed Martin Corp. fell$. 34 or. 2 percent, to $181.24. Northrop Grumman Corp. fell$. 02 or percent, to $131.91.
DALLAS— As their plane climbed away from Belize City, American Airlines pilot Brian Will and his co-pilot were ready to detour several hundred miles to avoid a wall of bad weather in front of them. The system on Will's plane was made by Rockwell Collins Inc. and just hit the market in February.
Boeing fell$. 72 or. 6 percent, to $127.97. Lockheed Martin Corp. fell$. 60 or. 3 percent, to $180.98. Northrop Grumman Corp. fell$. 47 or. 4 percent, to $131.46.
*Ryanair, easyJet challenged by Vueling, Norwegian. BERLIN, Sept 28- Venerable old airlines Lufthansa and Air France know the smart money is in the low-cost market- Ryanair raised its forecasts again on Thursday- but powerful labour unions are keeping them from the bounty.
Boeing rose $1.55 or 1.2 percent, to $128.69. Lockheed Martin Corp. rose $4.14 or 2.3 percent, to $181.58. Northrop Grumman Corp. rose $3.03 or 2.4 percent, to $131.93.
Boeing rose$. 84 or. 7 percent, to $127.98. Lockheed Martin Corp. rose $3.22 or 1.8 percent, to $180.66. Textron rose$. 84 or 2.4 percent, to $36.38.
BERLIN— Germany's second-biggest airline, Air Berlin, says it has canceled an order for 33 new Boeing jets with a list price of some $5 billion. The airline's chief financial officer, Ulf Huettmeyer, said that canceling the planes "will significantly reduce future capital expenditure for Air Berlin and improve our balance sheet."
*Air Berlin cancels orders for 18 737 s, 15 787 s. FRANKFURT, Sept 26- Loss-making German airline Air Berlin has cancelled orders for Boeing aircraft worth a total of $5 billion at list prices as it strives to curb spending and return to profit.
Boeing rose$. 40 or. 3 percent, to $127.54. Lockheed Martin Corp. rose $1.31 or. 7 percent, to $178.75. Northrop Grumman Corp. rose $1.83 or 1.4 percent, to $130.73.
The fix doesn't affect the plane's battery system, Boeing said. Boeing's 787 was grounded for three months last year after lithium batteries overheated, prompting Boeing to redesign the battery, charger and containment system. Boeing said it had already advised operators to update the plugs "to ensure they are secured in the desired design configuration.
Boeing fell $1.44 or 1.1 percent, to $127.14. Lockheed Martin Corp. fell$. 95 or. 5 percent, to $177.44. Northrop Grumman Corp. fell $1.09 or. 8 percent, to $128.90.
NEW YORK, Sept 25- U.S. Treasuries yields fell on Thursday after a drop in U.S. stocks triggered safe-haven bids and reported comments from European Central Bank President Mario Draghi drove down rates in the euro zone, making U.S. yields more attractive.