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  • Japan's ANA to Order Four Boeing 777-300ER Jets Tuesday, 6 Mar 2007 | 7:13 AM ET

    Japan's All Nippon Airways said Tuesday it is ordering four Boeing 777-300ER jets to update its equipment and pursue its plans to rationalize its fleet.

  • Profit From The Panic Monday, 5 Mar 2007 | 6:00 PM ET

    The bloodletting continued today as the Dow Jones Industrial Average  plunged another 120 points. When all was said and done, the blue-chip meausure lost more than 4% on the week. The scary part is that no one is exactly sure why. In such an uncertain and potentially treacherous environment, what's your next move?

  • We’ve had lots of little snippets this week, that in other circumstances would be perfect fodder for the Breaking News desk. These aren’t other circumstances. Since Tuesday’s 416-point meltdown for the Dow, the priority has been on the markets -- and stories that might move the markets.

  • Markets Gone Wild Monday, 5 Mar 2007 | 2:52 PM ET

    On a day when the Dow opened 200 points lower, turned positive, then turned down again, many investors are left perplexed. Major events almost always present an opportunity to make money, but how do you play this?  What’s your move when markets go wild?.

  • Airbus Loses Lone Order for A380 Freighter Friday, 2 Mar 2007 | 11:48 AM ET

    In a statement, UPS said it decided to cancel after Airbus halted development work on the freighter to focus on delivery commitments for the A380 passenger plane.

  • Boeing Plane Orders Surge in February Friday, 2 Mar 2007 | 11:46 AM ET

    Boeing won orders for 51 commercial jets in February, worth about $8 billion at list prices, doubling its tally from the same month last year and making up for a relatively small number in January.

  • EADS Board Backs Airbus Turnaround Plan Tuesday, 27 Feb 2007 | 3:51 AM ET

    The board of Airbus parent EADS approved a restructuring plan for the troubled European aircraft maker Monday, breaking a weeklong deadlock over job cuts and future jet programs between France and Germany.

  • The U.S. Government Accountability Office on Monday sustained a protest filed by Lockheed Martin and Sikorsky Aircraft, a unit of United Technologies,  against a $15 billion helicopter contract awarded to Boeing  last year.

  • Airbus' major restructuring strategy includes 10,000 job cuts, French Prime Minister Dominique de Villepin said Tuesday, adding that his government will oppose any cutbacks in the form of layoffs.

  • Airbus Delays Restructuring Announcement Monday, 19 Feb 2007 | 10:19 AM ET

    Airbus said Monday it postponed a news conference at which it had been expected to announce its long-awaited restructuring strategy.

  • Shares of American Airlines' parent AMR rose Friday after a media report that the company may attract a takeover bid from Goldman Sachs  and British Airways.

  • Boeing to Revive Commercial Satellite Business Friday, 16 Feb 2007 | 5:59 AM ET

    Boeing is looking to revive its commercial satellite business, in part by introducing a smaller, more flexible line of spacecraft, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday.

  • Dow Sets New Record Close; Bulls Shrug Off Weak Data Thursday, 15 Feb 2007 | 4:18 PM ET

    The Dow Jones Industrials closed at another record high as positive momentum trumped a weak manufacturing report. "The markets are floating on a sea of liquidity, but the real driver of this market is the increasing risk appetite of investors." Jeffrey Saut, Chief Investment Strategist at Raymond James, told CNBC.com.

  • CEO "Crimes"--Treat Them Like Everyone Else? Monday, 12 Feb 2007 | 5:07 PM ET
    Douglas Parker, US Airways CEO

    There’s no question that the DUI arrest of US Airways Chief Executive Douglas Parker last month is making headlines in a way that probably wouldn’t have happened in decades past. CEO’s are no longer private citizens, and media scrutiny of corporate America has turned some of them into celebrities. Although the buck stops at the corner office, where....

  • The Chicago-based company tweaked its 767 design to improve fuel efficiency, among other factors, in hopes of beating  rival Northrop Grumman.

  • Stocks Close Mixed After Sluggish Trading Day Monday, 5 Feb 2007 | 6:50 PM ET

    The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed fractionally higher,  helped by strength in Wal-Mart and Boeing, but the broader market failed to gain traction.

  • UPS Orders 27 Boeing Freighters Worth $3.8 Billion Monday, 5 Feb 2007 | 11:06 AM ET

    United Parcel Service said it ordered 27 Boeing 767-300ER freighter aircraft, worth about $3.8 billion at list prices.

  • U.S. stocks may have more room to run, but analysts say it might be wise to buy on the dips as the market looks for the next big catalyst to move it forward.

  • Stocks Rally as Investors See Fed Easing Inflation Stance Wednesday, 31 Jan 2007 | 5:25 PM ET

    Stocks staged a late-afternoon rally after the Federal Reserve signaled that the outlook for inflation has improved while the economy continues to grow at a moderate pace.

  • Boeing said fourth-quarter profit more than doubled, easily beating analyst expectations, as it delivered more commercial aircraft than in the year-earlier quarter and its defense unit posted record sales.