The merger creates the world's third-largest aerospace supplier as the industry bulks up to tackle record high output plans.
Indian budget carrier SpiceJet agreed to buy 100 new MAX 737 aircraft from Boeing.
European stocks closed higher on Wednesday as investors digested the first address of President-elect Donald Trump.
D.R. Barton at Moneymorning.com says that he has a muted expectation of Airbus guidance but the strong USD gives the company a competitive edge.
This week saw Iran's currency fall to 41,600 rials to $1, its lowest point ever.
The Egyptian Aviation Investigation Committee has found traces of explosives on the remains of victims from the Egyptair flight MS804.
European stocks closed lower on Friday as rising U.S. bond yields pushed the dollar higher as investors upped bets on a December rate hike.
Elon Musk's SpaceX wants to launch thousands of satellites into space with the aim of providing super-fast global internet coverage.
European stocks closed in negative territory on Wednesday afternoon following lackluster trade on Wall Street and a decline in oil prices.
European markets lost any small gains Tuesday to close lower in what had been a choppy day of trading.
French planemaker Airbus has confirmed its intention of cutting the assembly rate of its A380 superjumbo
Airbus focuses on more hub-and-spoke aircraft models, while Boeing is more targeted with point-to-point models, says Frost & Sullivan's Subhranshu Sekh Das.
European stocks leaped to close higher on Thursday as global investors reacted to the Fed's decision to hold interest rates steady.
Airbus became the first airplane manufacturer to get U.S. government permission to sell aircraft to Iran after last year's nuclear accord.
The move marks a further blow for Airbus Group as the manufacturer seeks to bolster new sales of the world's largest passenger plane.
The "Squawk Box" crew discuss some of the morning's most provocative headlines including Apple's new "bug bounty" program, Google's new plans for parking in its mapping application and House Speaker Paul Ryan saying that there's no point in a vote on the Trans-Pacific Partnership.
European stocks closed slightly higher Wednesday ahead of the latest monetary policy decision from the U.S. Federal Reserve.
European stocks closed largely lower on Friday, following a terror attack in France that killed at least 84 people.
European stocks closed mostly lower on Wednesday as equity markets struggled to hold gains, despite hopes of further monetary easing around the world.
Europe's Airbus on Tuesday cut the delivery target for its A380 superjumbo to 12 a year from 2018, to prevent a glut of unsold planes.