U.S. markets traded mildly lower on February's last trading day, amid several economic reports and slight oil gains.» Read More
MIRABEL, Quebec, Feb 27- Bombardier Inc launched a test flight of its CS300 jet on Friday, the larger version of its new CSeries narrow-body aircraft, in a milestone for the long-delayed program that analysts and investors say may have missed its moment. The CSeries, Bombardier's largest jet, with up to 160 seats, helps the company push into markets dominated by...
Feb 26- A push by three U.S. airlines to curb competition from Gulf state carriers has exposed divisions over free trade with other powerful U.S. aviation players including Boeing Co and FedEx Corp, potentially complicating the airlines' campaign for Obama administration support. Delta Air Lines Inc, United and American Airlines have asked the White House to...
*Australia has the technology and IP to corner the market. Engineers at Monash University and its commercial arm are making top-secret prototypes for Boeing Co, Airbus Group NV, Raytheon Co and Safran SA in a development that could be the saviour of Australia's struggling manufacturing sector. Australia has the potential to corner the market.
WASHINGTON, Feb 25- U.S. senators said on Wednesday they are working on a bipartisan plan to keep the U.S. Export-Import Bank open but the treatment of coal-fired power projects is holding up a final deal. Republican Mark Kirk and Democrat Joe Manchin said they wanted to craft a compromise to satisfy both Democrats who support the bank and Republicans who want...
WASHINGTON, Feb 25- The U.S. Air Force on Wednesday said it will release plans within months for replacing the Russian-built RD-180 motors that now power some rockets used to launch military satellites into space, but said it would likely miss a 2019 congressional deadline to start using a new U.S. engine. Congress last year passed a law that requires the Air Force...
WASHINGTON, Feb 25- Democratic lawmakers will unveil a plan on Wednesday to keep the U.S. Export-Import Bank open for another seven years and expand its lending as a clash over the bank's future intensifies. Legislation backed by Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer and colleagues Maxine Waters, Gwen Moore and Denny Heck would reauthorize Ex-Im, which provides support...
WASHINGTON, Feb 24- The U.S. Navy remains committed to its plans to buy the carrier-based variant of Lockheed Martin Corp's F-35 fighter jet and declare it ready for initial combat use by 2018, Vice Chief of Naval Operations Admiral Michelle Howard said on Tuesday. Howard said there was no doubt the Navy would need tactical and strike aircraft based on aircraft...
CNBC's Jim Cramer explains why investors should not bet against James McNerney, Boeing's CEO.
Here's why Jim Cramer believes investors should not bet against Boeing's chief executive.
U.S. stock index futures signaled a lower open on Monday as uncertainty surrounded Greece's deal with its euro zone creditors.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Boeing rose $4.56 or 3.0 percent, to $158.31. Lockheed Martin Corp. rose $2.28 or 1.1 percent, to $203.99. Northrop Grumman Corp. rose $2.07 or 1.2 percent, to $172.20.
A spacewalk to prep the International Space Station for commercial spacecraft was delayed, but plans to reopen the American docks will go on.
U.S. stocks rallied on Friday to close at highs on an eleventh-hour resolution between Greece and its creditors in the euro zone.
Boeing rose $4.08 or 2.7 percent, to $157.83. Lockheed Martin Corp. rose$. 79 or. 4 percent, to $202.50. Northrop Grumman Corp. rose$. 85 or. 5 percent, to $170.98.
Boeing rose $2.20 or 1.4 percent, to $155.95. Lockheed Martin Corp. fell$. 80 or. 4 percent, to $200.91. Northrop Grumman Corp. fell$. 29 or. 2 percent, to $169.84.
Jim Cramer shares his pick of top brass that are killing the competition and making shareholder dough.
Boeing rose $2.58 or 1.7 percent, to $153.75. Lockheed Martin Corp. rose $3.14 or 1.6 percent, to $201.71. Northrop Grumman Corp. rose $2.45 or 1.5 percent, to $170.13.
U.S. stocks closed narrowly mixed after the S&P 500 touched a new intraday record, amid lower oil prices and Germany's rejection of a Greece plan.
Boeing rose $2.57 or 1.7 percent, to $153.74. Lockheed Martin Corp. rose $2.46 or 1.2 percent, to $201.03. Northrop Grumman Corp. rose $1.39 or. 8 percent, to $169.07.